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« on: March 24, 2019, 08:57:04 am »

BBC Radio 4 reporting that 100 residents of Coventry have volunteered to pilot a ' get outta yer car ' scheme. They will use alternative means of travel including hired electric cars and earn credits which could amount to upto 3000 in a year. The scheme, if successful would be expanded to other parts of the country. It is being funded by a 30 million grant to the West Midlands Combined Authority. Can't see WECA/Tim Bowles doing anything like that in this region.


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Cant see the point of allowing use of hired electric cars if the object of the scheme is to reduce congestion, one hired electric car replacing one petrol/diesel fuelled car isn't reducing congestion in my eyes.
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