Carlos Garcia

(Source: CBS4)

Facing South Florida: MDX Tolls

MDX has just completed its conversion to open road tolling in South Florida. Among other things, that triggers a hike in the tolls drivers will be paying on the Dolphin & Airport Expressways.
The toll increases are controversial. Jim talks to Javier Rodriguez who is the executive director for MDX, and Carlos Garcia of rollbacktolls.com, who is the head of the anti-toll group.

CBS4–11/17/2014

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‘Tollmageddon’ To Start On The Dolphin Expy

The free ride is about to end on the 836. More than a dozen Sunpass toll points have been installed up and down the expressway. It means anyone driving on the 836 is going to pay, and for some they’ll be paying double. This CBS4 investigation looks into the tolls, who will be impacted and where all that money, nearly a billion dollars is going.

11/12/2014

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Are Outrageous Tolls The Wave Of The Future?

If you use the Express lanes on I-95, prepare to pay way more. The same could go for parking your car in Downtown Miami. The trend called congestive pricing is taking off.

CBS Miami–10/30/2014

Boy with cancer shaves father's head. (Source: CBS4)

Bald Is Beautiful For Miami Firefighters Helping Boy With Cancer

It’s not every day you see a 3-year-old shaving his dad’s hair.

05/05/2014

Miami-Dade Expressway Authority logo. (Source: Wikipedia)

Proposal For U.S. 1 Expressway In South Dade Moves Forward

Some South Miami-Dade residents may not like it, but a proposal to build an expressway along U.S. 1 from Pinecrest to Florida City is moving forward.

CBS4–03/30/2013

Sunpass

Expressway Authority Approves Toll Increases For SR 836, 112

Next year drivers on State Roads 836 and 112 may have to pay more to use the expressways. On Tuesday, the Miami-Dade Expressway Authority approved a plan to revamp tolls on the 836 and 112 expressways.

CBS4–03/20/2013

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Tolls To Increase On Dolphin, Airport Expressways

People wearing T-shirts emblazoned with “enough is enough!” and “don’t raise toll rates!” confronted the Miami-Dade Expressway Authority as it dealt with a plan to revamp tolls on the 836 and 112 expressways.

CBS4–03/19/2013

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Activists Pack Meeting To Decry Proposed Expressway Toll Increases

Community Activists gathered in Kendall Monday night for a meeting to inform the public about proposed toll increases in Miami-Dade Expressways.

CBS4–03/11/2013

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