A December photo shows commuter traffic on Interstate 40 inbound from Johnston County and southern Wake County during morning rush hour. A state Board of Transportation committee will hear a recommendation this week for a pilot study of a plan that could raise $495 million a year by taxing drivers one-half cent for every mile.
A December photo shows commuter traffic on Interstate 40 inbound from Johnston County and southern Wake County during morning rush hour. A state Board of Transportation committee will hear a recommendation this week for a pilot study of a plan that could raise $495 million a year by taxing drivers one-half cent for every mile. cseward@newsobserver.com
A December photo shows commuter traffic on Interstate 40 inbound from Johnston County and southern Wake County during morning rush hour. A state Board of Transportation committee will hear a recommendation this week for a pilot study of a plan that could raise $495 million a year by taxing drivers one-half cent for every mile. cseward@newsobserver.com

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