Contact Us

Enforcers Crack Down on Unpaid Out of State Tolls

Toll Road
Scott Barbour, Getty Images

Blow through a toll plaza lately? They will find you!

Maine, New Hampshire and Massachusetts are working together to track down out of state toll skippers. States aren’t loosing millions in unpaid toll fees, but the dollars do ad up. Last year Massachusetts missed out on $932,000 in unpaid tolls from NH drivers, and $195,000 from vehicles in our neck of the woods.

States are now choosing their own penalties for toll trolls. Maine and NH now bar people with toll debt from renewing their vehicle’s license plates during annual registration period. Failure to pay in Massachusetts means motorists are blocked from renewing their driver’s license and registration.

States are also carefully deciding how vigorously they will peruse out of state offenders. Enforcers don’t want to discourage the use of tolled highways, but don’t want the issue left unaddressed. Maine will pursue New Hampshire drivers after they have missed 20 or more tolls. Drivers from Massachusetts will get a bill from the 207 after they rack up $10 or more in tolls.

Starting in Febuary 2012, Maine resolved 73 of the 101 payment requests to drivers in Massachusetts. $26,300 of $29,100 Maine was owed was recovered. 51 of 138 New Hampshire residents paid up, Maine collected $10,250 of the $28,400 it was owed.

Best of I-95

Recommended for You

Best of the Web

Leave a Comment

It appears that you already have an account created within our VIP network of sites on . To keep your personal information safe, we need to verify that it's really you. To activate your account, please confirm your password. When you have confirmed your password, you will be able to log in through Facebook on both sites.

Forgot your password?

*Please note that your prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

It appears that you already have an account on this site associated with . To connect your existing account just click on the account activation button below. You will maintain your existing VIP profile. After you do this, you will be able to always log in to using your original account information.

*Please note that your prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

Please fill out the information below to help us provide you a better experience.

(Forgot your password?)

Not a member? Sign up here

Sign up for I-95 Road Crew quickly by connecting your Facebook account. It's just as secure and no password to remember!

Sign up to have exclusive I-95 Road Crew contests, events, coupons, presales, and much more delivered to you for FREE.