Len Brown wants to whack on either central-city tolls, motorway tolls or petrol taxes “to plug a $12 billion funding gap and fix the city’s ever-growing traffic jams.”
Len thinks users should pay for the costs of roads, and in that he’s dead right.
But as the Affordable City ticket for the upcoming council elections points out,
Yes, users should pay for the cost of roads. But what we're already paying should be enough.