Petition calling for traffic congestion measures to be ditched gains 15,800 signatures in two days


 

A parliamentary petition calling for the removal of temporary traffic measures to tackle congestion has reached over 15,800 signatures in just two days. The petition is targeting the temporary road closures, new cycle lanes and the expansion of pedestrian areas and reduction of road space introduced across the UK during the Covid-19 pandemic lockdown in a government bid to reduce pollution levels. The move has met with a growing chorus of opposition from the logistics industry, local businesses and residents […]