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People stop dumping cars on street

The number of abandoned cars on Britains streets has decreased as the price of recyclable metals has risen.New figures released by the Local Government Association (LGA) show that councils across England have seen a 72% drop in the number of abandoned vehicles. An LGA survey shows that on average councils moved 800 cars every day in 2003, but this year the number has fallen to 225. Council leaders say that a combination of tough enforcement by local ...