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You can ride the Harris County toll roads for free until April 29

HOUSTON, Texas (KTRK) — To help make things a bit easier for drivers who still have to travel to work during the Stay Home – Work Safe Order, the Harris County Toll Road Authority is making tollways free for 30 days.

The announcement Tuesday came moments after Harris County Judge Lina Hidalgo ordered for people to stay in their homes until April 3 to help fight the spread of COVID-19.

 

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Harris County Commissioners suspended tolls on @HCTRA for thirty days. Vote passed 3-2. Cagle, Radack opposes.

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The decision was announced at a joint press conference with Hidalgo and Houston Mayor Sylvester Turner.

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