LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WHAS11)-- A Louisville representative today said the already discounted toll rates for frequent commuters on the anticipated bridge is still too much for low income drivers.
The rate for frequent commuters is $1 each way for those who cross at least 40 times monthly.
Representative Jim Wayne introduced a bill for low income commuters to pay the tolls, but would be eligible for a tolling rebate if they meet the standards for the federal Earned Income Tax Credit.
A consultant for the bridge’s project advised against different rates for travelers with different incomes.
No decisions have been made yet.
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