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Mass Pike Toll Plazas Coming Down Shortly

The Boston Globe reports, “The toll plazas on the Massachusetts Turnpike, which have bottlenecked traffic and frustrated countless drivers for decades, will soon be demolished. MassDOT will begin replacing the old tolling system with all-electronic tolling in late October, eliminating the need to slow down to pay.” MassDOT plans four public hearings on the demolition work.
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