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Pennsylvania, Kansas turnpikes increase tolls

| January 09, 2013

On Sunday, drivers begin paying a toll increase on the Pennsylvania Turnpike and in three weeks, Kansas Turnpike users also will see a toll hike.

NY decides against truck toll hikes

| December 19, 2012

A preliminary plan to raise tolls on truck drivers traveling the New York Thruway has been scrapped in favor of a new plan that involves shoring up spending and better asset management.

Va.’s new U.S. 460 to charge $11.72 toll

| October 24, 2012

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.

Ohio takes on ‘trucker’ toll scam

| August 17, 2012

A toll-evasion scam on the Ohio Turnpike yields no shortage of boosted cash for road operators -- and a little indignation from haulers on being singled out.

Highway bill highlight reel

| June 28, 2012

The American Trucking Associations' summary of new highway bill items that are of interest to motor carriers, sent out to various media, follows -- I've rearranged a few items of driver/owner-operator interest to bring them ...

NY, Maine consider hefty toll hikes

Jill Dunn | June 08, 2012

New York is considering a 45 percent increase in commercial tolls. Maine will meet this month about tolls for truck drivers.

Senate OKs transportation bill

| March 14, 2012

Two-year $109-billion transportation bill includes funds for creating truck parking and an electronic onboard recorder mandate.

Protecting our profits from obscene toll hikes

| March 07, 2012

I learned today something about New York mileage tax and fuel tax that I did not know before and that may work to our benefit.

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