The Seattle Department of Transportation has identified four promising congestion pricing options to toll drivers for driving in downtown Seattle. The front-runners under consideration are: area pricing, a road usage charge, tolling based on the type of vehicle, and tolling vehicles that enter the city center. Read More>>


Increasing Mississippi’s 18.4-cents-per-gallon gasoline tax has become a central issue for 2019 gubernatorial candidates. Republican primary front-runner Lt. Gov. Tate Reeves (R) opposes an increase while Representative Robert Foster (R – 28) supports one. Attorney General Jim Hood, the Democratic front-runner, says the state needs additional transportation revenue, but he has not endorsed a gasoline tax hike. Read More>>


In Vermont, a report to the Legislature highlights the need to offset the loss in gasoline tax revenue that results from electric vehicle use. The report shows the most popular methods to ensure electric vehicle users contribute is a per kilowatt-hour when charging cars and a vehicle miles tax. Read More>>