|Charged For Digging Up Chiswick's Roads|
New initiative could see utility companies paying 'rent' during works
Should utilities companies be charged for digging up our roads in order to reduce traffic?
Mayor of London Boris Johnson is calling on the Government to introduce regulations to speed up roadworks by charging utility companies that block our busiest roads at the busiest times and wants to hear residents' views www.london.gov.uk\lane-rental.
What is lane rental?
Why is it important?
The lane rental programme was supposed to start in July 2010, but the government has not set a new date for yet.
Do you have a view on this proposal? If so please complete the survey at www.london.gov.uk\lane-rental.