The state Legislature agreed New York Metropolis might implement congestion pricing in 2019.
Drivers can be charged a toll to enter Manhattan’s Central Enterprise District beneath sixtieth Avenue, however the mayor says the MTA board in command of rolling out the plan has not even been shaped but.
Thursday, the mayor nominated metropolis finance commissioner Sherif Soliman to serve on the six-member Visitors Mobility Review Board.
“I’m urging the MTA at this time, at this time, guarantee everybody who must be named to that board is known as and convene a gathering instantly,” de Blasio stated.
In an announcement, the MTA stated it’s working exhausting to implement congestion pricing as quickly as doable, including, “It’s vital to remmeber the venture was delayed 20 months by the earlier federal administration.”