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For Immediate Release:
June 19, 2013
Media Contact:
Merci L. Rodriguez


Senator Javier D. Souto voices his concern to MDX regarding the increasing toll rates for Miami-Dade residents

In the heels of the proposed toll rates increase, Commissioner Javier D. Souto expressed his concerns to the Chairman of the Miami-Dade Expressway Authority (MDX) Maurice E. Ferre  and MDX board members on a letter dated June 18, 2013. In this letter, Commissioner Souto conveyed the effect the toll increases will have on the residents of Miami-Dade County.

Commissioner Souto is very concerned about the actions of the Miami-Dade Expressway Authority (MDX) regarding the tolls increases. He believes that MDX is out of touch with the middle class and the impact the toll increase will have on the families’ budget.

For additional information, please contact the office of Commissioner Javier D. Souto at 305-375-4835.