Leeds City Council is to launch a second funding round after a mistake left hauliers ineligible for grants to help them update their fleets before the city’s clean air zone (CAZ) launches next year. Hauliers based in or operating within Leeds were invited to apply for grants of up to £16,000 to upgrade or retrofit their vehicles in March this year. The application deadline was 15 April. However last week Leeds City Council’s Clean Air team wrote to hauliers who […]
Birmingham City Council has developed a new website to help operators understand pending clean air zone requirements and provide fleet upgrade advice.
The government has rejected Greater Manchester’s request for a £116m support fund to help local businesses upgrade to compliant fleet vehicles.
Three Tyneside councils are to vote this month on clean air zone (CAZ) proposals that will see older HGVs and vans pay a daily charge to enter Newcastle city centre.