Commuters Facing Higher Tolls On Port Authority Bridges, TunnelsCommuters heading to into New York City from New Jersey are now paying more after the next phase of Port Authority toll hikes kicked in over the weekend.
Work Week Begins With Higher Tolls On Bridges And TunnelsThe countdown was on Sunday night to the first morning rush since a new toll hike went into effect for bridges and tunnels run by the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey.
AAA Sues To Stop Port Authority Toll HikesThe AAA has gone to federal court, trying to roll back the Port Authority hikes that will make the toll $15 cash by 2015.
Staten Islanders Furious As MTA Considers A $15 Toll To Cross Verrazano BridgeThe MTA wants to hike the Verrazano Bridge toll to $15 dollars. And Staten Islanders are banding together to say "enough is enough" with all these tolls.
New Legislation Aimed At Bringing Federal Oversight To Port AuthorityLegislation is moving through Congress that would take some control away from the Port Authority and provide oversight by the U.S. DOT to protect drivers against massive toll hikes.
Port Authority: AAA Lawsuit Over Toll Hikes Has No MeritTaxi drivers say they're getting fewer customers going from New Jersey into Manhattan because fewer people want to pay the tolls. The drivers themselves are left with the cost.
AAA Sues Port Authority Over Toll HikesTolls at Hudson River crossings went up 50 percent last week from $4 to a new total of $12. For E-ZPass users, tolls spiked $1.50 to $9.50.
Toll, Fare Increases At Hudson River Crossings Take EffectCommuters are paying as much as 50 percent more to cross bridges and tunnels as the Port Authority’s controversial toll and fare hikes took effect.