City explores traffic reduction policies for the Square Mile
25 November 2016
The City of London Corporation is exploring a package of demand management measures to cut vehicular traffic levels.
A report to next week’s planning and transportation committee suggests tolls on the Thames bridges entering the City; a higher congestion charge; changes to traffic signal settings; and freight consolidation centres to reduce goods traffic.
The idea of placing tolls on bridges looks likely to be quickly dropped. The Corporation’s streets and walkways…