N.C. DOT estimates that it needs $4 billion for its share of repairsWhat are your thoughts on toll roads???
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Legislators in North Carolina and Virginia hope to go into the toll-road business together.
A law passed by Virginia's legislature in April and legislation filed this week in Raleigh would set up a toll booth at the border on Interstate 95, charging each passing car $5.
The money raised through the Virginia-North Carolina Interstate Toll Road Compact would be split between the states and used for improvements to the highway. "We proposed this to get the discussion started about the concept," Sen. Clark Jenkins, D-Edgecombe, said Thursday.
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