Road tolls won't solve woes

 

Last updated 10/26/2023 at 10:04am



The Interstate 405 and state Highway 167 toll lane experiment is losing money.

Now, the state Transportation Commission is considering increasing tolls by up to 80% to $18 each way on I-405. The increase will cost an I-405 commuter, using the lanes at peak toll periods, around $720 per month or $8,640 per year.

If you travel the entire Highway 167 and I-405 corridor you could see a toll of up to $54.

The state Department of Transportation fiscal report for the tolling project shows a loss of $1.4 million in 2022 and is expected to lose money again in 2023. The toll lanes, according to Tran...



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