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Stephen J. Silveira

There's a better solution than raising tolls

By Stephen J. Silveira
October 11, 2008

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THE Mass. Turnpike Authority's financial problems should come as no surprise. The historic imbalance between the Authority's revenues and expenses has been well chronicled by the Transportation Finance Commission and others. Moreover, the Authority's decision last year to raise tolls by half the amount it stated it needed ensured that it would have a fiscal crisis. But there's a better ... (Full article: 624 words)

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