congestion charge

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Related to congestion charges: Congestion pricing
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congestion charge

nStauabgabe for -gebühr f, → City-Maut f
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While motorists would have to pay congestion charges to cover the operation and maintenance costs of the four highways, these charges would be significantly lower than what they are paying now in toll fares, he said.
Congestion charge is highway robbery BIRMINGHAM's proposed congestion charges are nothing short of highway robbery in my opinion, where the motorist once again is seen as the cash cow for incompetent traffic management and greedy grabbing councillors.
London has millions of people going into the city, more than the total population of Wales - that is why congestion charges were introduced.
WELSH drivers will not be forced to pay congestion charges to use the region's roads.
James Ramsbotham, chief executive of the North East Chamber of Commerce, said: "There are a number of options to consider before we look at further congestion charges. Also, people will want to see a higher percentage of the charge spent on improving the transport infrastructure, as I believe only a small percentage is currently used for this purpose in charging zones."I still don't think there's enough support for congestion charging in the North East
there was a government minister who said, quite openly, we don't want to impose congestion charges on local authorities, it's a matter for them."
ALTHOUGH a final decision is to be made, Newcastle City Council -leading the Tyne and Wear authorities - appears reluctant to pilot congestion charges.
STEPHEN KELLY in his guarded approval of congestion charges misses two points.
MOTORISTS will soon have to cough up EUR10 just to drive through Dublin if plans for congestion charges get the green light.
A commuter driving to Birmingham from, say, Warwick or Nuneaton or Worcester might pay pounds 25 a week in congestion charges, but would that person really be able to exercise a choice by accessing regular and efficient train or bus services?