How many lanes on Howard Frankland? Tolls hinge on debate
WTSP Channel 10
by Eric Glasser
September 27, 2016
“State Sen. Jack Latvala says he has several problems with the idea. First, he says, it’s unfair to those who can least afford to pay tolls, leaving them relegated to longer delays.
“It kind of makes the other people second-class citizens. I just think that’s wrong,” said Latvala.
But Latvala contends it’s not only unfair — it’s illegal.
“The way our laws are set up, tolls are only supposed to be put on new capacity,” he said. “Those lanes have obviously been in operation for a long time.”