Longer lorries

Meeting: 
MQT on 2011-10-12
Session date: 
October 12, 2011
Reference: 
2011/3040
Question By: 
Darren Johnson
Organisation: 
City Hall Greens
Asked Of: 
The Mayor

Question

Will you lobby the Department for Transport to drop their plans to trial longer lorries on the UK's roads? The trial will lack proper Parliamentary scrutiny, pose a new risk to pedestrians and cyclists due to their large size and reduced manoeuvrability, and may cause traffic flow problems on London's often narrow streets with tight corners.

Answer

Answer for Longer lorries

Answer for Longer lorries

Answered By: 
The Mayor

Officers are drafting a response which will be sent shortly