Mildura Council gives longer trucks the green light

OPERATORS of trucks up to 36.5 metres long will no longer require a permit listing their travel route and destination on rural rounds in the Mildura municipality.

The push from Walpeup-based councillor Greg Brown to allow A-doubles to operate permit-free in the state's north-west came despite concerns that trucks would be allowed to travel past schools, kindergartens, childcare centres and down residential streets without warning.

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