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MTA board backs $15 congestion toll plan for Manhattan; fees could rise on high-traffic days

Posted on AllSides December 6th, 2023
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The MTA’s board gave its initial OK Wednesday to a plan to charge motorists $15 to drive in Manhattan between 60th St. and the Battery — and signaled the toll could be raised on gridlock alert days, the city’s designated high-traffic periods. The plan, aimed at easing traffic congestion and pollution in Manhattan and raising $1 billion for the MTA capital plan, now enters a public review process. The board voted to support the plan 9 to 1, with Nassau County’s board member, David Mack, in sole opposition. The plan...

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