Stop the Sakonnet River Bridge and Route 24 Toll
  • Petitioned RI Governor Lincoln Chafee and RI State Legislators

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RI Governor Lincoln Chafee and RI State Legislators

Stop the Sakonnet River Bridge and Route 24 Toll

    1. Jim Lipe
    2. Petition by

      Jim Lipe

      tiverton, RI

A toll on the Sakonnet River Bridge will negatively impact all Rhode Islanders and is a short-sighted way to generate funding.

To:
RI Governor Lincoln Chafee and RI State Legislators
I just signed the following petition addressed to: RI Governor Lincoln Chafee and RI State Legislators.

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Stop the Sakonnet River Bridge and Route 24 Toll

A toll on the Sakonnet River Bridge will negatively impact all Rhode Islanders and is a short-sighted way to generate funding.
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Sincerely,

Sincerely,
[Your name]

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    1. Reached 500 signatures
    2. Toll plaza

      Jim Lipe
      Petition Organizer

      more info The toll booths themselves at this moment will not be ON the bridge itself, they are to be placed further up rt 24, this was done to appease voters in Tiverton And Portsmouth i DON'T THINK IT WORKED,We the people do not except this, and i feel that newportcounty as a whole will not Tiverton and Portsmouth are with newport county as a county, not single towns standing by as we and the other towns are harmed by this

    3. Reached 100 signatures

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    • Amber Howard FALL RIVER, MA
      • almost 2 years ago

      i cross that bridge almost everyday to get to work.

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    • Gwenn Morrow SWANSEA, MA
      • almost 2 years ago

      My husband will lose his island customers that travel to his store in Fall River.

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    • bruce morrow SWANSEA, MA
      • almost 2 years ago

      often go to the island for dinner won't go if there is a toll

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    • Patricia Rebello CANTON, MA
      • almost 2 years ago

      travel to see family and work

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    • april paradise FALL RIVER, MD
      • almost 2 years ago

      My husband works in Middletown and this toll will be unaffordable....it will also restrict the amoutof times we go to Newport and visit his family in Middletown and Portsmouth.

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