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Linden R.'s Comment
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Today and tomorrow the RI DOT is putting up the toll gantries for commercial vehicles. As of Monday, the $20 toll will be in effect. Just figured I'd let y'all know.

DOT:

Department Of Transportation

A department of the federal executive branch responsible for the national highways and for railroad and airline safety. It also manages Amtrak, the national railroad system, and the Coast Guard.

State and Federal DOT Officers are responsible for commercial vehicle enforcement. "The truck police" you could call them.

Big Scott's Comment
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Thanks. It would be nice if all the major trucking companies would raise their freight costs to RI. When consumers feel the pinch they might take action against the state government.

Susan D. 's Comment
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RI is so easy to bypass. I'm betting they'll lose lots of ifta $ when through trucks go around the state.

Paul A.'s Comment
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RI is so easy to bypass.

I 395

When the truckers won't go thru the state anymore taxpayers will have to pay for those gantries.

HOS:

Hours Of Service

HOS refers to the logbook hours of service regulations.
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