Not So E-ZPass: Drivers Rack Up Fines At Cashless Tolls Due To Credit Cards Not Being RecognizedCountless drivers are reporting that ever since cashless tolling took effect at Metropolitan Transportation Authority bridges and tunnels, they have gotten hit with a mountain of fines.
Demanding Answers: AAA Calls For End To E-ZPass 'Discount Deception'Some call it the discount deception – drivers using E-ZPass might assume they are getting a discount on tolls, but they are not.
E-ZPass Users Don't Get Discount Everywhere, AAA SaysWhether commuters get a discount for using E-ZPass depends on where they are using it, AAA has discovered.
New Jersey Man Racks Up More Than $56k In Unpaid E-ZPass Toll Fees, Police SayAuthorities said he drove through the tolls without paying on 888 occasions, adding up to $56,240 in unpaid fees.
Tappan Zee Bridge Makes Switch To Cashless TollsDrivers who don't have an E-ZPass can now cross the Tappan Zee Bridge without getting stuck in long, slow lines at the toll plaza.
NYCLU: E-ZPass Readers Gathering Info Far Away From Toll PlazasThe group made maps public pinpointing 149 locations in the five boroughs where E-ZPass is used for traffic management.
Drivers Cry Foul After Learning Of E-ZPass Discount DeceptionThanksgiving is a week away and AAA estimates 41 million drivers will hit the road for the holiday. Many with E-ZPass will face a discount deception once they cross state lines.
Drivers Beware: E-ZPass Discounts Don't Apply Across State LinesDrivers with E-ZPass can get a discount on tolls, but it’s not as easy as one might think.
E-ZPass Warns Of Phishing Scam E-Mails About Unpaid TollsThe Port Authority of New York and New Jersey and other agencies were cautioning the public Tuesday night about a phishing scam disguised to be a warning about unpaid tolls.
Police: Truck Driver Used License Plate On Hinge In Attempt To Beat NJ TollAn officer observed the front license plate on Eric Bonhommer's truck swing up behind the bumper as the vehicle passed through the toll plaza on Thursday, police spokesman Joe Pentangelo said.
Brooklyn Lawmakers: 'The Tolls Are Too Damn High,' Seek Discounted Verrazano TollState Sen. Marty Golden and Assemblywoman Nicole Malliotakis are leading the effort to reduce the $15 toll for frequent bridge users from Brooklyn. The toll for E-ZPass tagholders is $10.66 per trip.
Lawmakers Call For Tappan Zee Toll Break For LocalsThis follows Gov. Andrew Cuomo's proposal earlier this month for Staten Island residents to pay reduced tolls on the Verrazano-Narrows Bridge.