KENT ISLAND — With a toll modernization system coming online next year, the Maryland Transportation Authority is holding public hearings and seeking public comment on a package of tolling options that would provide cost savings for customers amounting to more than $28 million over five years, according to the Hogan Administration.

The MDTA has scheduled a public hearing at from 6 to 8 p.m. Sept. 12 at Kent Island High School, with testimony received from 6:30 p.m. to 8 p.m. Those offering testimony will be allowed three minutes per person.

Visit mdta.maryland.gov/TollModernization/Home for more information about the tolling proposal or to submit comments online. You can also download a comment card that can be submitted by mail. The public comment period will close at 5 p.m. Oct. 3.

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