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Get ready for “Open road tolling”

Say goodbye to the toll booth. Say hello to open road tolling. In Florida, it’s already here. Massachusetts will convert the Massachusetts Turnpike on October 28, 2016. And Ohio may be next. Toll roads, of course,  have been around for decades, and so too has the familiar toll booth, with a person inside who collects […]

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Petersburg Views

This posting was updated January 1, 2013 to reflect information from a newspaper article in The Times Record. When I was a child, the road to Grandma’s house was New York Route 2, leading from our home in Troy over Grafton Mountain to the small town of Petersburg. Our family’s many trips there are the […]

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