Tolls

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

Car bypassing toll near Logan Airport

Off-Duty Police Officers Ordered To Start Paying Tolls At Logan Airport

An I-Team investigation showed how off-duty law enforcement officers in their personal cars were using a restricted road to escape paying the $3.50 toll at the Ted Williams Tunnel.

02/27/2013

Car bypassing toll near Logan Airport

I-Team: Police Officers Bypass Expensive Toll In Boston

No one likes paying tolls, especially leaving Logan Airport at the entrance to the Ted Williams Tunnel. It’s $3.50 for passenger cars but the I-Team found a select few are not paying a dime.

02/14/2013

Open road tolling in Hampton, NH.

Toll Collectors May Become Thing Of The Past In Mass.

Open Road Tolling could finally be a reality in Massachusetts. That means no more slowing down to pay the toll. The changes come at a cost: hundreds of jobs.

12/10/2012

The Weston toll booths on the Massachusetts Turnpike (file image)

Court Tosses Lawsuit On Mass. Pike Tolls

The highest court in Massachusetts has dismissed a lawsuit that claimed tolls on the Pike were illegally being used to pay for the Big Dig highway project through downtown Boston.

07/12/2012

Allston/Brighton Tolls

Music To Our Ears: Allston/Brighton Tolls Free For One Hour Friday

This will be music to commuters’ ears. The Allston/Brighton tolls will be free on Friday June 22 from 5 p.m. to 6 p.m.

06/21/2012

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