PA State Senator grills Turnpike officials for loss of income and proposes double license plates

Despite millions of losses, Turnpike authorities say they collect 93 percent of all Turnpike fees. Part of the email toll problem ($ 17 million loss) is due to license plates that are either blocked by automated devices or difficult to read. “One of the things that helps is whether the plate is legible. When you drive the Commonwealth, you’ll see that the plate is starting to decline and there are some issues,” Shui said…