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Victorian government shoots down Melbourne congestion charge proposal

The Victorian government has rejected any potential for charging motorists a ‘congestion’ fee when driving into Melbourne’s inner suburbs and CBD, as proposed this week by independent advisory body Infrastructure Victoria. Part of the firm’s 30-year strategy draft for Victoria’s transport needs, the Infrastructure Victoria report says a congestion levy could offset the cost of adding n
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