thruway

Government, Business

N.Y. Legislature Not Supportive of Gov. Cuomo’s Proposed Thruway Toll Reductions

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New York’s House and Senate are balking at Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s proposal to effectively cut toll rates on the New York Thruway in half for its most frequent users and hold them steady for four years for all other drivers.

David Elfin | Staff Reporter
March 18, 2016
Business

Appeals Court Reinstates Lawsuit Over Use of N.Y. Thruway Toll Funds

A federal appeals court has reinstated a lawsuit challenging the New York Thruway Authority’s use of millions of dollars in toll revenue to maintain the state’s canal system.

Eric Miller | Staff Reporter
August 10, 2015
Government, Business

Lawsuit Challenging N.Y. Thruway Authority’s Use of Toll Revenue for Canals Reinstated by Court

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A federal appeals court has reinstated a lawsuit challenging the New York Thruway Authority’s use of millions of dollars in toll revenues to maintain the state’s canal system used mostly by tourists.

Eric Miller | Staff Reporter
August 4, 2015
Business

New York Thruway Scraps Planned 45% Toll Hike on Trucks

The New York Thruway Authority has canceled a proposed plan to raise truck tolls by 45% after months of opposition from business groups, which said the hike would hurt the state’s economy, Bloomberg reported.

Transport Topics
December 18, 2012