Tolls and Transponders
7:55 am
Wed May 7, 2014

Transportation Woes Could Mean More Highway Tolls

By the end of this summer, the U.S. Trust Fund that pays a significant share of highway construction and repairs will be insolvent, and authorization for transportation programs will expire soon after that.  New legislation unveiled by the U.S. Transportation Department includes a provision to lift a decades-old ban ...and allow all states to implement tolls on federal interstate highways across the U.S. –while also requiring electronic transponders.  But, the new federal tolling proposal is already coming under fire.  

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Listen to the full story by Anne Marie Morgan.