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(The DRPA operates the Benjamin Franklin Bridge, pictured, plus the Betsy Ross, Walt Whitman, and Commodore Barry bridges.  File photo)

DRPA Says It Won’t Use Temporary Revenues To Fund EZ Pass Commuter Discounts

“If you want to do a programmatic discount, you would need programmatic revenue,” says a DRPA spokesman, “and nobody has suggested where that programmatic revenue would come from.”

06/21/2013

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Annual Toll Hikes Set To Take Effect Along PA Turnpike

Another round of annual toll hikes is set to take effect along the Pennsylvania Turnpike on Sunday.

01/03/2013

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Pennsylvania Turnpike Commission Approves Toll Increase

The Pennsylvania Turnpike Commission has approved another toll increase that will take effect in January.

07/21/2012

(A December 2011 meeting of the DRPA board.  Credit: David Madden)

DRPA Investigator Says Agency’s Reforms Are Still Incomplete

DRPA inspector general Thomas Raftery says that ethics policies are not uniform across the board, procedures for contracts and purchasing are confusing, and promised reforms have still not be implemented.

06/15/2012

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Pay Atlantic City Expressway Tolls Or Lose Car Registration, NJ Drivers Warned

The Atlantic City Expressway is ready to join the New Jersey Turnpike and the Garden State Parkway in a unique way to target toll cheaters: go after their vehicle registrations.

05/16/2012

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E-ZPass Interagency Group Aims To Add More States Along I-95 To Its Acceptance List

Imagine driving from Maine to Florida without stopping to pay a toll. The people who run E-ZPass are a little closer to making that happen.

04/22/2012

(Graphic shows elements of the all-electronic tolling system under consideration by the Pennsylvania Turnpike.  Credit: Pa. Tpk.)

Pennsylvania Turnpike’s Online Survey: ‘Still No EZ Pass? Why Not?’

As part of a yearlong feasibility study of switching to an all-electronic toll system, the Pennsylvania Turnpike has launched an online survey of cash-paying customers.

08/05/2011

January Toll Increase On Pa. Turnpike Is For Cash Customers Only

Starting in January, E-ZPass customers will see no increase, while cash customers will see average increases of around 10-percent.

07/22/2011

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Street Road Interchange On Pa. Turnpike Gets New Price Structure

Starting Sunday, folks who use the Pennsylvania Turnpike’s new Street Road EZ-Pass interchange will be getting a break on tolls.

04/22/2011

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Construction Set For New EZ-Pass-Only Turnpike Exit In Chester County

The new EZ-Pass only interchange will be located about halfway between the Valley Forge and Downingtown interchanges on the east-west turnpike. It will let drivers enter and exit the turnpike in both directions at Route 29.

03/24/2011

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Weather Concerns Move Up E-Z Pass Work On Turnpike

A forecast of heavy rain has spurred the New Jersey Turnpike Authority to move up the start of a project to make E-ZPass available in every lane at turnpike interchanges.

03/04/2011

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High Speed EZ-Pass Lanes Coming To AC Expressway

It’s not exactly a harbinger of spring but by summer, EZ-Pass customers should be able to zip through the main toll booths on the Atlantic City Expressway at highway speed.

02/04/2011

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Fare Schedule To Remain On Pa. Turnpike Tickets

The Pennsylvania Turnpike has reversed its decision to stop printing the toll schedule on tickets motorists get when they enter the highway.

12/23/2010

Plans for Cashless Tolls on AC Expressway

By next Memorial Day, when the shore-bound rush resumes, toll booths and plaza may be a thing of the past on the Atlantic City Expressway. But the tolls themselves will still be there.

09/07/2010