NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) – New York’s Thruway has approved a proposal to increase tolls on the new Mario M. Cuomo bridge.

It would be the first increase since 2010.

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New York residents with an E-Z Pass would see tolls rise from $4.75 to $5.25 in 2021 and then to $5.75 in 2022.

Drivers who pay tolls by mail would be charged 30 percent more.

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Westchester and Rockland county residents with E-Z Pass would not be affected under the new resident discount plan.

Revenue from the toll increase would support the statewide conversion to cashless tolling.

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There will be public hearings before any toll increase is made official.