Yay or Nay to Tolls on the Brooklyn, Manhattan and Williamsburg Bridges?


    If transit group Move NY has its way, moving between boroughs via car will become dramatically more expensive. The group is pushing to revive its failed plan to charge a toll of $5.54 in each direction when crossing the Brooklyn, Manhattan and Williamsburg bridges. (The plan also calls for a toll on the Queensboro Bridge, as well as crossing 60th Street in Manhattan or taking the West Side Highway or FDR, and to lower tolls slightly where they already exist.) What do you think of the idea?

    Transit Group Would Add Tolls to Four New York Bridges [NY Times]
    Proposal to Add Tolls on Brooklyn, Manhattan, Williamsburg Bridges [Eagle]
    Photo by Anne Holmes

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