U.S. CitiesCity-Data Forum Index
Go Back   City-Data Forum > U.S. Forums > New Jersey
 [Register]
Please register to participate in our discussions with 1.5 million other members - it's free and quick! Some forums can only be seen by registered members. After you create your account, you'll be able to customize options and access all our 15,000 new posts/day with fewer ads.
Jump to a detailed profile or search
site with Google Custom Search

Search Forums  (Advanced)
Business Search - 14 Million verified businesses
Search for:  near: 
 
 
Old 12-02-2008, 05:48 AM
 
Location: Some got six month some got one solid. But me and my buddies all got lifetime here
4,550 posts, read 6,800,709 times
Reputation: 2054

Advertisements

Quote:
Originally Posted by BobKovacs View Post
What's a "toll"? I must have forgotten that term....lol
It's what the burden of the cost of living in New Jersey takes on you.
Quick reply to this message

 
Old 12-02-2008, 05:52 AM
 
Location: Central NJ
517 posts, read 1,285,904 times
Reputation: 164
What did the 25 cent tolls go up to?
Quick reply to this message
 
Old 12-02-2008, 05:55 AM
 
Location: Some got six month some got one solid. But me and my buddies all got lifetime here
4,550 posts, read 6,800,709 times
Reputation: 2054
Quote:
Originally Posted by MMTeacher View Post
What did the 25 cent tolls go up to?
They were supposed to go up a dime. I'm not sure if they actually did though.
Quick reply to this message
 
Old 12-02-2008, 08:58 PM
 
Location: Nashville, TN
2,866 posts, read 6,229,435 times
Reputation: 621
Quote:
Originally Posted by BobKovacs View Post
What's a "toll"? I must have forgotten that term....lol
Bob, I think I forgot that term also. Tell us what exactly is a Toll?

lol

Diane
Quick reply to this message
 
Old 12-03-2008, 07:01 AM
 
Location: Weehawken, NJ
2,179 posts, read 4,689,508 times
Reputation: 1087
Quote:
Originally Posted by mmteacher View Post
what did the 25 cent tolls go up to?
7.75
Quick reply to this message
 
Old 12-03-2008, 07:10 AM
 
Location: NJ
11,700 posts, read 21,719,124 times
Reputation: 4495
Quote:
Originally Posted by BobKovacs View Post
What's a "toll"? I must have forgotten that term....lol
yeah, no kidding, I don't know from tolls either.

move west people - I can get practically anywhere without a toll. it was a driving factor to me relocating out here.

Bob - isn't GA 400 a toll road?
Quick reply to this message
 
Old 12-03-2008, 08:59 AM
 
Location: Jersey City
4,810 posts, read 9,924,852 times
Reputation: 3204
Quote:
Originally Posted by tahiti View Post
yeah, no kidding, I don't know from tolls either.

move west people - I can get practically anywhere without a toll. it was a driving factor to me relocating out here.

Bob - isn't GA 400 a toll road?
Yes, GA 400 is a toll road. And Diane shouldn't get too comfortable either. TennDOT received "toll powers" last year. You can bet new highways in Tennessee will likely have tolls on them. Toll roads are the wave of the future. Who knew New Jersey was so far ahead of the curve?
Quick reply to this message
 
Old 12-03-2008, 09:07 AM
 
9,125 posts, read 23,953,710 times
Reputation: 3356
Quote:
Originally Posted by tahiti View Post
yeah, no kidding, I don't know from tolls either.

move west people - I can get practically anywhere without a toll. it was a driving factor to me relocating out here.

Bob - isn't GA 400 a toll road?
I wouldn't call it a "toll road"- there's one 50-cent toll about 2 miles from the south end, but in the 16 months I've been here I can count on one hand the number of times I've had to use it. I use 400 fairly frequently, but almost never take the portion that runs through the toll.
Quick reply to this message
 
Old 12-03-2008, 09:09 AM
 
Location: 38 38' 45" N, -90 20' 08" W
7,647 posts, read 11,632,248 times
Reputation: 6191
Quote:
Originally Posted by lammius View Post
Yes, GA 400 is a toll road. And Diane shouldn't get too comfortable either. TennDOT received "toll powers" last year. You can bet new highways in Tennessee will likely have tolls on them. Toll roads are the wave of the future. Who knew New Jersey was so far ahead of the curve?
I'm not so sure about this proclamation. Kentucky just removed tolls from the last of their 2 pay roads, because their construction bonds were finally paid off. This is an example of how an efficiently run state does it. Of course, don't look for NJ as a model of national efficiency. They've practically written a case study on how not to do it.
Quick reply to this message
 
Old 12-03-2008, 09:12 AM
 
Location: NJ
11,700 posts, read 21,719,124 times
Reputation: 4495
Quote:
Originally Posted by BobKovacs View Post
I wouldn't call it a "toll road"- there's one 50-cent toll about 2 miles from the south end, but in the 16 months I've been here I can count on one hand the number of times I've had to use it. I use 400 fairly frequently, but almost never take the portion that runs through the toll.
what would you call it then?
Quick reply to this message
Please register to post and access all features of our very popular forum. It is free and quick. Over $68,000 in prizes has already been given out to active posters on our forum. Additional giveaways are planned.

Detailed information about all U.S. cities, counties, and zip codes on our site: City-data.com.


 
Please update this thread with any new information or opinions. This open thread is still read by thousands of people, so we encourage all additional points of view.

Quick Reply
Message:

Options
X
Data:
Loading data...
Based on 2000-2011 data
Loading data...

123
Hide US histogram

Over $89,000 in prizes was already given out to active posters on our forum and additional giveaways are planned!

Go Back   City-Data Forum > U.S. Forums > New Jersey
Similar Threads

All times are GMT -6.

2005-2015, Advameg, Inc.

City-Data.com - Archive 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18, 19, 20, 21, 22, 23, 24, 25 - Top