Government, Business

Truck Tolls to Rise on NYC Tunnels, Bridges

Truck tolls will rise on six of the seven major bridges and tunnels operated within New York City by the Metropolitan Transportation Authority, beginning Dec. 30.

Michele Fuetsch | Staff Reporter
November 2, 2010

TRB Seeks Trucking Input for Tolling Survey

Tom Biery/Trans Pixs

The Transportation Research Board is seeking trucking industry input for a study to gauge truckers’ willingness to pay for tolls.

September 1, 2010

Pennsylvania Turnpike Panel Approves Toll Increases

The Pennsylvania Turnpike Commission said it approved toll increases, effective Jan. 2, though it has yet to set the exact rates.

July 28, 2010
Government, Business

Pennsylvania Turnpike Tolls to Rise in January

Truckers without E-ZPass will pay about 10% more than they do today to run the Pennsylvania Turnpike under a new rate schedule scheduled to take effect in January.

Michele Fuetsch | Staff Reporter
July 20, 2010

Truck Tolls to Jump Next Year on S.F. Area Bridges

Passenger car tolls will rise July 1 on seven state-owned bridges that crisscross the San Francisco Bay, while truck tolls will jump a year and two years from then, according to the Bay Area Toll Authority.

June 21, 2010
Government, Business

Truck Tolls Set for Maryland’s New Connector Highway

Large trucks will pay about $1.50 a mile to travel peak hours on the first segment of Maryland’s Intercounty Connector, scheduled to open by early next year.

Michele Fuetsch | Staff Reporter
June 15, 2010
Government, Business

Ontario Report Recommends More Tolling

A new report by the Ontario government recommends that the legislature consider road tolling for trucks and cars to reduce greenhouse gas emissions and fund mass transit infrastructure.

June 1, 2010
Editorial, Business

Virginia’s Latest Toll Scheme

It took years to beat back the state of Virginia’s ill-advised plan to toll Interstate 81, but eventually it was abandoned. Trucking, and the state’s motorists, breathed a sigh of relief after that tolling scheme was tossed out.

May 17, 2010

Virginia Seeks Permission to Toll Portion of I-95

Virginia’s new Republican governor, Bob McDonnell, has asked Transportation Secretary Ray LaHood for permission to toll Interstate 95 at the North Carolina line.

May 17, 2010

Va. Wants Federal Approval to Toll I-95 Near N.C. Border

Larry Smith/Trans Pixs

Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell (R) has asked federal officials to allow tolls on Interstate 95 near the North Carolina border to pay for repairs he said are needed on the interstate, the Associated Press reported.

May 12, 2010