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MassDOT: Some Drivers Obscuring License Plates, Avoiding Tobin Tolls

The new all-electronic tolls on the Tobin Bridge has sparked a surge in EZ Pass applications and uncovered a new problem – hidden license plates.

08/07/2014

Route that would connect traffic to a proposed third Cape Cod Canal bridge. (WBZ-TV)

State Eyes Private Toll Bridge To Cape Cod As Alternative To Bourne And Sagamore

State officials are thinking about adding a third bridge across the Cape Cod Canal that would be privately built and operated and charge drivers a toll.

02/25/2014

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Western Massachusetts Turnpike Tolls Return For First Time Since 1996

The tolls are the same as they were in 1996. The cost for cars getting on at exit 6 and getting off at exit 1 is $1.75.

10/15/2013

Mass Pike Tolls

Western Mass. Turnpike Tolls Set To Be Restored

Tolls on the Massachusetts Turnpike’s first six interchanges are set to return this week.

10/13/2013

Traffic was slowed on both sides of I-93 in Hooksett after the accident. (WBZ-TV)

Tire Falls Off Truck, Hits Police Cruiser, Then Kills SUV Driver On I-93 In NH

A driver was killed in a freak accident involving a tire that bounced around Interstate 93 in New Hampshire Wednesday morning.

09/18/2013

An open road toll in New Hampshire. (WBZ-TV)

Public Opinion Sought On Mass Pike Open Road Tolling

State transportation officials are looking for the public to weigh in on proposals to switch to an all-electronic tolling system on the Massachusetts Turnpike.

08/15/2013

Toll collector on Mass. Pike

Tolls Set To Resume On Western Portion Of Massachusetts Turnpike

Tolls on the Massachusetts Turnpike’s first six interchanges are set to return beginning this fall.

08/12/2013

Governor Patrick delivers his State of the Commonwealth address, Jan. 16, 2013. (Photo: Eric Haynes/Governor’s Office)

Patrick Wants Gas Tax Amendment For Transportation Bill

Gov. Deval Patrick is asking lawmakers to approve a change in a transportation finance bill that would allow an increase in the state gasoline tax if tolls are removed from the western portion of the Massachusetts Turnpike.

07/02/2013

Gov. Deval Patrick (Photo courtesy: Scott Eisen/Governor's Office)

Gov. Patrick Says Transportation Compromise Lacking

Gov. Deval Patrick has told lawmakers that he cannot accept a compromise transportation funding bill in its current form.

06/26/2013

Toll collector on Mass. Pike

I-Team: Toll Collectors Accused Of Pocketing Thousands From Mass. Pike Drivers

The I-Team obtained hundreds of complaints filed with the Massachusetts Department of Transportation involving toll collectors accused of having sticky fingers.

04/04/2013

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