URGENT: CALL TO ACTION
DATE: SATURDAY, NOV. 19
TIME: 9 a.m.
WHAT: “Stop Drowning Islanders and Businesses in Tolls” rally
WHO: The Staten Island Chamber of Commerce, along with local businesses and residents, will protest against consistent bridge-toll hikes imposed by the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey, and the Metropolitan Transportation Authority.
WHY: Climbing tolls are an economic strain for commuters and a destructive burden for Staten Island businesses
Cash tolls for cars:
§ $12 at the Bayonne and Goethals bridges, and Outerbridge Crossing
§ $13 at the Verrazano-Narrows Bridge
WHERE: Margarella Industrial Construction Corp., 2351 Richmond Terrace, in the Staten Island, N.Y., community of Elm Park.