Association of Liberal Democrat Councillors

LGA: Call for New Council Powers to Tackle Problem Lorry Drivers in Villages

Wednesday, 24th June, 2015

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Tough new powers are being called for by councils to tackle lorry drivers who ignore weight restrictions, bringing bedlam to the nation’s villages. The Local Government Association (LGA), which represents almost 400 councils in England and Wales, wants local authorities to be able to fine ‘heavy haulage road rogues’ to bring peace and tranquillity back […]