Ted Baillieu under pressure to ramp up truck action-Herald Sun

September 19, 2011

Trucks on Francis St, Yarraville. Picture: Mark Smith Herald Sun

COMMUNITY groups have demanded the state government stop sitting on it’s hands and honour a Brumby government plan to slash the number of trucks rumbling through the western suburbs.

Concerned residents held a rally in Yarraville today calling on the Baillieu government to begin work on the $380 million Truck Action Plan.

The scheme would see the construction of a dedicated truck route via Westgate freeway ramps designed to divert more than a million trucks a year from local streets.

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