Tollway to end free rides for employees

November 17, 2011 3:11:21 PM PST
The Illinois Tollway is ending free rides for its employees.

The agency will take back the iPass transponders that more than 1,100 employees have been using to commute to and from work.

The move goes into effect january first -- the same day that higher tolls go into effect. the illinois tollway estimates ending the free rides will save the agency almost 255-thousand dollars a year.