There have been a lot of myths surrounding the scheme. Here are the facts:

  1. “Park and ride sites would be inside the charged area” – not true
  2. “Local taxes have paid for the scheme to be drawn up” – not true
  3. “The money would be a spent on an Ely Bypass” – not true
  4. “Shopping and leisure establishments would lose out” – not true
  5. “Money from a charge wouldn’t go back into transport” – not true
  6. “The operating costs would eat up the revenue costs” – report shows otherwise
  7. “Ditton Meadows would be split in two” – not true
  8. “Government money to aid the new developments would be enough” – not true
  9. Myths: “Money would pour straight into Stagecoach bus company” – not true

More pages to follow in due course …

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