Rhode Island Trucking Association

Government, Business

RIDOT Seeks Comment on Proposed Truck Toll Increase

A toll in Rhode Island A truck enters a Rhode Island tolling plaza. (HummelReport via YouTube)

The Rhode Island Department of Transportation is accepting public comments on a proposal to increase the truck toll rate at a certain gantry location.

Eleanor Lamb | Staff Reporter
February 11, 2020

Opinion: Don’t Penalize Truckers for Rhode Island’s Bridge Woes

Remember that feeling when a teacher sat you in the corner after wrongly accusing you of something? I believe this nation’s truckers have been placed in the proverbial corner by the state of Rhode Island.

Chris Maxwell | President and CEO, Rhode Island Trucking Association
July 25, 2018
Government, Business

ATA, Rhode Island Trucking Still Fighting State’s Truck-Only Tolling Plan

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Rhode Island’s truck-only toll plan may have received the go-ahead from the Federal Highway Administration, but the battle over RhodeWorks isn’t finished.

David Elfin | Staff Reporter
October 11, 2016