• A recent project required me to search for boundary data. After looking through numerous articles, I determined I could probably pull the data from openstreetmap.org. OpenStreetMap is a gigantic resource for global geoinformation, and it’s open-source, so that is a plus. Then I just needed to figure out how to query the data I need and convert it to a useful format to stuff into a database (ElasticSearch in my case).
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