Congestion warning

October 2004
Cabinet Maker;10/22/2004, Issue 5411, p5
Trade Publication
The article focuses on a scheme by Scotitish Retail Consortium (SRC), according to which, public transport in Edinburgh city centre should be improved before a congestion charge is introduced. Fiona Moriarty, SRC director said the scheme was ill-thought out and would not cut congestion, in contrast to London.


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