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Coin Toss at the Tollbooth

The guy riding shotgun in a high school friend’s Pontiac had a special skill.

Published: November 12, 2017 at 05:30AM

N.Y. / Region By GREG SCHWED… 68 more words

NYT

Midtown and Downtown Tunnel tolls increase January 1

PORTSMOUTH, Va. – Tolls are going up at the Midtown and Downtown Tunnels starting on January 1, 2018.

The new rates are $1.73 during off-peak hours and $2.09 during peak-hours for passenger vehicles with E-ZPasses. 52 more words

News

171102 Dear Governors Andrew Cuomo (NY) and Chris Christie (NJ)

Dear Governors Andrew Cuomo and Chris Christie,

Drivers from New York and New Jersey pay four billion dollars a year in tunnel, bridge and highway tolls.  264 more words

Bitcoin

171102 EZ-ier PASS

It was a coup to have the entire Northeast quadrant of the U.S. use Mastercard/Visa based EZ PASS.  Imagine the windfall when every one of those states began to pay a percentage of their toll-road collections to processors. 128 more words

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Elizabeth Hovde: Oregon's tolling plan adds barriers to easing bridge congestion (Opinion)

As unpopular as a pro-tolling stance may make you at Southwest Washington dinner parties, there are reasons to support tolling on highways. For example, one would be to fund the construction of a bridge across the Columbia River to replace the dilapidated and seismically unsound Interstate 5 Bridge. 16 more words

Oregon Legislature

To the Algarve obrigado!

The Algarve Portugal : October 2017

Rose has asked me to write this episode, which she will edit and crit , I think she’s a little tired of doing all the hard work and me doing all the criticizing. 1,036 more words