I don’t really think National would seriously consider introducing tolls on roads we already have paid for…especially in Auckland.
It would be political suicide. So anything the retiring root bag has to say on the matter is moot.
Aucklanders will have to pay to drive at peak times if the city is to overcome its growing traffic problems, says outgoing Auckland mayor Len Brown.
A joint transport strategy report released by the council and the Government yesterday said a dedicated project should develop ‘smarter transport pricing’ for implementation within the next ten years.
Brown said this meant a specific focus on congestion charges. Read more »