Congestion pricing: Driving in Manhattan could cost $11.52

Driving a car into the busiest parts of Manhattan could cost $11.52 under a proposal prepared for New York’s governor that is designed to ease traffic congestion on city streets.

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    Cuomo and transit advocates to push for a comprehensive congestion pricing plan for Manhattan that would charge all drivers ... said he makes about $240 after 10 hours of driving. That is about $100 l...
    01/17/2019 - 12:46 pm | View Link
  • Cuomo Puts His Foot on the Gas for Congestion Pricing
    The idea of congestion pricing—fees on vehicles crossing into and out of Manhattan’s central business districts ... recommended $11.52 surcharge on cars and a $25.32 toll on trucks driving across the ...
    01/17/2019 - 3:29 am | View Link
  • 'Congestion pricing' could make driving to Manhattan more costly
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    01/16/2019 - 4:22 am | View Link
  • NYC Cabbies Call Congestion Pricing Crushing Threat
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  • Congestion Pricing Plan Gets Little Support In Albany
    NEW YORK, NY — A congestion pricing plan that would charge motorists a toll to enter parts of Manhattan is being hindered by skeptical ... recommended $11.52 tolls for motorists driving south of 60th ...
    03/19/2018 - 5:07 am | View Link
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  • Making Congestion Pricing Work for Traffic and Transit in ...
    This report was prepared by Bruce Schaller, Principal of Schaller Consulting. An expert on congestion pricing and the rise of new mobility services in major U.S. cities, Mr. Schaller served as Deputy Commissioner for Traffic
    01/16/2019 - 5:05 am | View Website
  • What Really Causes Traffic Congestion?
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    01/15/2019 - 2:43 am | View Website
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    01/13/2019 - 5:40 pm | View Website
  • Congestion pricing
    Congestion pricing or congestion charges is a system of surcharging users of public goods that are subject to congestion through excess demand such as higher peak charges for use of bus services, electricity, metros, railways, telephones, and road pricing to reduce traffic congestion; airlines and shipping companies may be charged higher fees for slots at airports and through canals at busy times.
    01/12/2019 - 4:55 am | View Website
  • NYC Uber Rides Will Soon Get More Expensive – Next City
    In a move widely regarded as the first step toward congestion pricing, the New York state legislature last weekend agreed to tax rides on Uber, Lyft and other ride-hailing services south of 96th Street in Manhattan.
    04/5/2018 - 9:21 am | View Website
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