The local councils of Newcastle, North Tyneside and Gateshead have launched a consultation on proposals to tackle the problem of air pollution caused by road vehicles.
This includes suggestions around charging both private cars and commercial vehicles.
This is an important consultation that affects everybody who travels into or through Newcastle, North Tyneside and Gateshead.
You can find out more and respond to the consultation at www.breathe-cleanair.com
The consultation period closes on May 17.