Virginia's Toll-Collection System to Be Compatible With E-ZPass

Sanchez, Humberto
October 2004
Bond Buyer;10/26/2004, Vol. 350 Issue 31997, p4
Trade Publication
The article reports that Smart Tag, Virginia's electronic toll-collection system, will be accepted beginning tomorrow by the larger E-ZPass toll collection system used by Northeastern states, and eventually all Virginia toll roads will accept E-ZPass. Although E-ZPass will be accepted by most Virginia toll roads starting Wednesday, the privately owned Pocahontas Parkway and the roads operated by the Richmond Metropolitan Authority, including the Powhite Parkway. Downtown Expressway, and Boulevard Bridge, will not accept B-ZPass until a later date.


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