Originally Posted by sdmichael
In fairness, why should we have free bridge crossings? HOV is one thing, Toll bridges are another.
What are we offsetting via tolls when using a bridge? Why do area bridges charge by axle? Is the time lost for all the commuters behind me when I have to shut off my bike, put down my kickstand, take off my gloves, dig in my pocket for a 20, wait for my change and a receipt, put my change back in my pocket, put on my gloves, take the bike off the sidestand and start it and ride away, worth the 5 bones the bridge authority gets?
The bridge never knows a moto is on it.
We are putting our very lives at risk in order to ease congestion. Free toll and a thank you is warranted