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Tolls In Connecticut Needed To Sustain State Transportation Funding, Official Says

Tolls In Connecticut Needed To Sustain State Transportation Funding, Official Says

With a public hearing just days away, top proponents of highway tolls in Connecticut presented their case to lawmakers on Friday.

They keyed in on state budget office projections that without new money, the Special Transportation Fund will spiral into deficits in just a few years.

And they circulated a new notice from federal officials that appears to weaken a major argument against tolling state highways.

Toward the end of a three-hour workshop at the Legislative...

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