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USA/Mid Atlantic/Major roads/Main
Determining road types in the Mid Atlantic region aligns with the Waze USA Standard for freeway, major highway, minor highways, and primary streets. The Waze USA standard is a hybrid system based on a national standard called "functional classification" with a few modifications.
Functional classification maps are available for most states. Compliance across state borders is important to insure better route selections between states; however, editors in some states have deferred adoption of the USA Standard due to in-state concerns.
- Minimum Locking Standard
Actual locks used may be more or less than values in the table below, depending on area circumstance. Please consult RC, SM, or appropriate AM for guidance
|Highest level of connected segments||to I-95|
|1||Named or otherwise mapped street|
|5||Ellis Island Ferry|
Road Segment Naming
Often when US Hwys, State Roads, and County Roads pass through municipalities, they have a local name (e.g, "Main St"). Please see Road Names for instructions on how to name these segments. Check here for other states.