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Cash no longer accepted at OC toll roads

IRVINE (CNS) – At midnight, motorists on Orange County’s toll roads will no longer be able to pay with cash. Instead, drivers must sign up for an account that allows new equipment to register use […]

05/13/2014

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Toll roads to nix cash in favor of ‘Express Account’ Options

IRVINE (CNS) – A pre-paid transponder for toll roads ought to be “standard equipment” in any Southland driver’s vehicle but, even without it, motorists won’t have to fumble for change at toll booths anymore, Orange […]

01/15/2014

Traffic on the Golden Gate Bridge.

Golden Gate Bridge to go to digital toll system

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — The historic Golden Gate Bridge will take a high-tech leap forward when it becomes the first California span to replace all human toll takers with an electronic system that ends the need for motorists to stop and pay cash.

03/26/2013

Traffic on the Golden Gate Bridge.

Golden Gate Bridge testing pay-by-plate system

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Toll takers collecting cash from drivers is set to become a thing of the past at the Golden Gate Bridge. The iconic span is expected to become the first in California to switch to all-electronic toll collection in March.

01/30/2013

110 toll lanes open this weekend

LOS ANGELES (CNS) – Los Angeles County’s first toll lanes will open this weekend on the Harbor (110) Freeway, allowing solo drivers to bypass traffic by paying to use 11 miles of carpool lanes. The […]

11/09/2012