More than 200,000 cars registered for Port Mann Bridge toll

More than 200,000 drivers have taken advantage of a half-price deal being offered to encourage early registration for a new toll that will be charged ...

More than 200,000 drivers have taken advantage of a half-price deal being offered to encourage early registration for a new toll that will be charged on the expanded Port Mann Bridge when it opens next month.

The expanded 10-lane bridge connecting Coquitlam and Surrey cost $2.6 billion to build. It will take until 2050 to pay for it through the new toll.

The B.C. government has been offering half-price deals to get drivers to register early with its TReO automated toll charging system.

Drivers who register by February 28, 2013, will pay $1.50 per trip across the bridge until December 2013.

Drivers who sign up before November 30 will receive a $30 credit on their account – equivalent to 20 free trips. Drivers who do not register by February 28, 2013, will pay full toll rates of $3 per tip starting March 1, 2013.

Drivers can register online at www.treo.ca for the discounted rates.

nbennett@biv.com

@nbennett_biv

comments powered by Disqus

Also Read

More From Transportation

BC Ferries has announced the names of all three ships in its new Salish class of vessels, which will be... 

Read Article

QUESTION | How will businesses be affected by the No vote in the transportation plebiscite? 

Read Article

Mysterious millennials market is well worth mining 

Read Article

B.C. Ferries has shortlisted shipyards in B.C., Poland and Italy for the job of installing a dual fuel system during mid-life upgrades on the two ...

Read Article

The formation of Clear Seas comes as the federal government and Alberta push for new pipelines to transport oil to marine ports 

Read Article

Subscribe to our mailing lists

* indicates required

Newsletters

* You can modify your newsletter subscriptions at the bottom of any newsletter you receive.
×