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Cost of Commute from NYC to NJ Going Up Sunday

For the first time since September 2011, tolls for travelers going in and out of Manhattan are going up.

Cash tolls on the George Washington Bridge, Holland Tunnel, Bayonne Bridge, Outerbridge Crossing, and Goethals Bridge will rise by $1 to $13.  E-Z Pass Users will pay $10.25, up from $9.50 during peak hours, and $8.25, up from $7.50, at off-peak times.

Another toll increase is expected in December 2013.

About the Author: Malkah Fleisher is a graduate of Cardozo Law School in New York City. She is an editor/staff writer at JewishPress.com and co-hosts a weekly Israeli FM radio show. Malkah lives with her husband and two children on the Mount of Olives in Jerusalem.


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One Response to “Cost of Commute from NYC to NJ Going Up Sunday”

  1. Janet Gottlieb says:

    When did “commuter” and “traveler” become synonymous with “driver”? Most commuters into NYC use public transit.

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