JUST STALLED OR IN FULL REVERSE?

SUBTITLE: A YEAR AGO IT WAS CLEAR WHERE THE GOVERNMENT WAS HEADING ON TRANSPORT. BIG ROAD SCHEMES HAD BEEN SCRAPPED AND THE TRANSPORT WHITE PAPER HAD PUT THE EMPHASIS ON PUBLIC TRANSPORT. BUT THAT WAS BEFORE THE TABLOID PRESS PAINTED THE GOVERNMENT AS ANTI-MOTORIST. NOW GUS MACDONALD SAYS TRAFFIC REDUCTION IS NOT REALISTIC AND NEW ROADS ARE OKAY AFTER ALL. PEERING THROUGH THE POLITICAL HAZE, STEPHEN JOSEPH WONDERS IF THIS IS A DESPERATE U-TURN.

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  • Accession Number: 00902681
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Northwestern University, Evanston
  • Files: TLIB
  • Created Date: Oct 16 2000 12:00AM