Tolling and the Anti-Toll Backlash

Source: Sean Slone,
Council of State Governments, Capitol Research, April 2015

∙ Tolling plays a significant role in America’s transportation system. ….
∙ Tolls are helping states close transportation funding gaps, support capital project investment and improve mobility. ….
∙ A number of factors make it likely that tolling will continue to grow in the United States. ….
∙ Several states are considering tolls as a viable financing option; others are planning additional toll projects. ….
∙ Some states have seen pushback against the proliferation of tolls. ….
∙ Texas has been the epicenter of the toll backlash. ….
States with Toll Roads & Public-Private Partnerships (Excel)