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Plan to tackle Manhattan congestion gets mixed reactions

Charging US$11.52 for driving into city aims to address street gridlock and provide money to overhaul subway

The plan, which was outlined in a report released on Friday, would create a congestion zone stretching from 60th Street south to the Battery, from the Hudson River to the East River.

New York 

IT IS not just commuters who would pay under a new proposal to charge US$11.52 for driving into Manhattan's busiest neighbourhoods on a weekday.

There is also the older patient going to NYU Langone Medical Center, the art historian visiting the Whitney Museum of American...

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