Fleet Management

Ohio Tolls Going Up Jan. 1

November 03, 1998

SHARING TOOLS        | Print Subscribe
Nov. 4 – Tolls on the Ohio Turnpike will increase as planned Jan. 1, despite a comment by one turnpike official in February that the turnpike commission was looking for ways to avoid the increase.

Trucks will pay $13.25 to travel the turnpike between Interchange 71 and Interchange 142, up $1.10 from current rates and a $6 increase from 1995. Officials say the extra money will help pay for a $1.2 billion modernization program that includes widening 160 miles of the road to three lanes, replacing 16 service plazas and renovating interchanges.
A public hearing about the increase will be held. Nov. 16 in Middleburg Heights, a Cleveland suburb. The Ohio Trucking Assn. says it plans to be there to speak out against the increase.

Comment On This Story

Name:  
Email:  
Comment: (Maximum 2000 characters)  
Leave this field empty:
* Please note that every comment is moderated.

Newsletter

We offer e-newsletters that deliver targeted news and information for the entire fleet industry.

GotQuestions?

Lubricants

The expert, Mark Betner from CITGO, will answer your questions

View All

GotQuestions?

Suspension

The expert, Rence Oliphant from Hendrickson, will answer your questions

View All