Trucking companies named to ‘Wall of Shame’

Several trucking companies have the dubious honor of making the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey’s “Wall of Shame” as the “top egregious toll violators” for bilking the agency out of staggering amounts in tolls and fees in 2011. The companies and the alleged tolls and fees owed are: • Cardella Trucking, North […]

FHWA Approves 2 Rhode Island Truck Tolling Stations

A truck-tolling project in Rhode Island, fought by the trucking industry, has received a federal go-ahead. It’s expected construction of the first two electronic truck-only tolling locations on Interstate 95 will begin in January. A truck-tolling project in Rhode Island, fought by the trucking industry, has received a federal go-ahead. It’s expected construction of the […]

ATA Challenges Rhode Island Truck Toll Environmental Report

The American Trucking Associations and its state affiliate, the Rhode Island Trucking Association, have called on the Federal Highway Administration to reject the Rhode Island Department of Transportation’s environmental impact assessment of the proposed RhodeWorks truck-only toll plan. The American Trucking Associations and its state affiliate, the Rhode Island Trucking Association, have called on the […]

Controversial Rhode Island Truck Tolls Bill Signed Into Law

Rhode Island’s governor signed into law a controversial measure that will impose tolls on commercial trucks traveling through the state — reportedly the only state with a truck-only tolling system. Under the new “RhodeWorks” plan, 18-wheelers will pay up to $20 to cross the state on Interstate 95. A single truck will be capped at […]