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Birmingham could BAN private cars in city centre

1 month ago   |   By Daily Mail

Cars are being banned from taking trips through Birmingham city centre as part of radical new plans to cut pollution, with drivers forced to take ring roads rather than make trips across neighbourhoods.
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Birmingham to ban private cars from driving through city centre

Birmingham to ban private cars from driving through city centre

1 month ago   |   By The Independent

Transport masterplan also calls for lower speed limits and less car parking
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Birmingham plots private car ban through city centre

Birmingham plots private car ban through city centre

1 month ago   |   By Autocar

City intends to stop “through trips” through its heart as part of goal of becoming a “zero-emissions city”
Birmingham City Council has revealed plans to stop private cars driving through its city centre, in order to help achieve its long-term aim of becoming carbon neutral by 2030.
According to a recently drafted transport plan, the council intends to limit the ability of private cars to access the heart of Birmingham by banning “through trips”, as well as increasing pedestrianised areas, reducing car parking facilities and rerouting the A38 to an upgraded ring road.
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Birmingham could ban cars from driving through city centre

1 month ago   |   By The Guardian

Proposal would involve rerouting traffic to ring road in attempt to improve air quality Through traffic could be banned from Birmingham city centre under plans being considered by the council to reduce emissions. The proposal, which forms part of the draft Birmingham transport plan, published on Monday , would involve rerouting traffic to a ring road in an effort to improve air quality in the city centre.
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