By: KDKA-TV News Staff
HARRISBURG (KDKA) – Could payment apps soon be the way of the future on the Pennsylvania Turnpike?READ MORE: Saving And Spending: How To Make, Meet Goals When Planning For The Future
State Senator Marty Flynn has plans to introduce legislation that would allow drivers to pay turnpike tolls with payment apps such as Venmo and PayPal.
Senator Flynn said that the Pennsylvanians he spoke with are frustrated with the current system of fees being collected through the mail.READ MORE: Parking Revenue Shows Drop-Off In Pennsylvania Farm Show Attendance
He wants to add the apps as a way to have instant invoices sent to phones for payment.
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