Your Thoughts on Tolls

May 11, 2017

With the ongoing discussions regarding the state budget deficit, I’d like to hear your feedback regarding revenues from tolls.

We are very sensitive to the idea of tolls in Stratford – We were home to two of the old tollbooths. Modern electronic tolling is a completely different animal. The sensors are hung from gantries above the highway and you never slow down.

Take a look at the data and consider the points below and please answer the brief poll at the bottom.

Revenues From Tolls

CT vs. Neighboring States

A couple of points to consider:

  • CT residents' tolls would be discounted.
  • The revenue allow us to lower the gas tax.
  • Fees from tolls is one of the few ways to capture revenue from out-of state travelers and commercial vehicles.

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