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MdTA approves Maryland toll reductions
MdTA approves Maryland toll reductions

The Maryland Transportation Authority's board voted Thursday to reduce tolls statewide at the urging of Gov. Larry Hogan — mostly for E-ZPass drivers but also for those who pay cash at the Chesapeake Bay Bridge. The $6 cash toll to cross the Bay Bridge will drop to $4 on July 1, in what Hogan called the state's first toll decrease in nearly 50 years. Those with E-ZPass will see reductions at toll facilities across the state the same day, from the Bay Bridge to the bridges and tunnels around Baltimore. The E-ZPass fee of $1.50 for Maryland residents with fewer than three transactions a month will also be eliminated. Mileage rates will be decreased on the Intercounty...