How two of the most pol­luted cities in Bri­tain are han­dling it

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Birm­ing­ham:

Jonathan Hors­fall, Birm­ing­ham City Coun­cil ‘We are man­dated to have a clear air zone by 2020 (des­ig­nated ar­eas of city where high-pol­lut­ing ve­hi­cles are dis­cour­aged from go­ing into them) and we’re cur­rently con­duct­ing fea­si­bil­ity stud­ies.’

Glas­gow:

Vicky Bond, Glas­gow City Coun­cil ‘ There are no pro­pos­als for a con­ges­tion zone/ charge in Glas­gow. Glas­gow has, how­ever, been closely in­volved in the de­vel­op­ment of the Cleaner Air for Scot­land Strat­egy; which will draw to­gether the poli­cies be­ing im­ple­mented and de­vel­oped across a range of cen­tral, re­gional and lo­cal gov­ern­ment port­fo­lios for the first time. ‘

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