HARRISBURG – A public hearing on a proposal to toll certain bridges in PA was held before the state Senate Transportation Committee. PennDOT officials testified they are evaluating up to 10 bridge projects on PA interstates for tolling under the Public-Private Partnership Transportation Program. Committee member, Venango County Sen. Scott Hutchinson is opposed to the plan calling it a back door way to toll Interstate 80. Senate Transportation Committee Chairman, Cambria County Sen. Wayne Langerholc commented that legislative oversight over tolling plans will be addressed at future committee hearings.

SEN. WAYNE LANGERHOLC

SEN. SCOTT HUTCHINSON