The transportation committee in the U.S. House said it intends to target hours of service rules, CSA and state tolls in the upcoming term.
When Virginia opens the new Route 460 in 2018, truckers will pay $11.72 to drive the entire 55-mile extension, while the current route will remain toll free.
Some transportation organizations oppose legislation U.S. House members recently passed that is aimed at asking non-local users, like truckers, to foot the bill.
U.S. Tolling Coalition says Congress should provide flexibility to states to add tolls to their interstate or federal highways.
Overdrive's Most Beautiful contest is back for a second year. Submit yourself or a female truck driver you know! The first-place winner will win a trip to The Great American Trucking Show in August and will be featured in a story in Overdrive. Submissions accepted through March 20.
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