ACT Leader David Seymour welcomes the government’s about face on congestion charges, with one condition.
“Road tolls shouldn’t be used as a cash grab. Any revenue generated from the tolls should be offset by cuts in petrol tax and, if appropriate, rates,” said Mr Seymour.
“People from Epsom and around Auckland tell me congestion is noticeably worse this year than last. We can’t keep adding cars year after year, New Zealand should be using the latest technology to fight congestion.