York Dispatch. March 17 2021.
Editorial: New commission must find new ways to pay for Pennsylvania infrastructure needs
There is one thing that nearly everyone can agree on — Pennsylvania’s highways and bridges are in desperate need of repairs and upgrades.
There is also one thing that almost no one can agree on — how to pay for it.
That’s why we applaud Gov. Tom Wolf’s appointment of a commission to recommend alternatives to pay for the state’s transportation needs.
Because one thing is certain — the old ideas aren’t working.
The state has the second-highest gasoline tax in the