Tuesday 17 January 2017

Government's lack of forward thinking

Published 04/01/2010 | 05:00

ON New Year's Eve, a couple of inches of snow fell and temperatures dropped to zero. We, the public, expected it from the weather forecasts.

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But our public sector did not think to grit the roads. There were accidents everywhere.

It was impossible to get a taxi. Thousands of our young women who had celebrated the new year had to walk home in high shoes and party dresses because they could not get a taxi.

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