Tolls are coming to Portland-area freeways, and even tolling fans worry they’ll stack upHighway tolls are to be introduced in the state. Learn more here. By Jayati Ramakrishnan | The Oregonian/OregonLive
In less than two years, the Oregon Department of Transportation will introduce the first highway tolls in the state.
It will begin with two bridge tolls on Interstate 205. But planned within the next few years are per-mile tolls on all lanes of Interstates 5 and 205 and, if a replacement project gets underway, a toll to cross the Interstate Bridge over the Columbia River.
Freeway tolling has been all but guaranteed in Oregon since 2017, when the Oregon Legislature directed ODOT to…