E-ZPass Transponders Available In City Of Chesapeake
Chesapeake City Treasurer Barbara O. Carraway’s office is the first in the Commonwealth to offer “E-ZPass On-The-Go” transponders for sale to motorists who use toll facilities. Sales begin Monday, March 4.
The On-The-Go units are pre-loaded with $35 in prepaid tolls, with $15 available for immediate use and the remaining $20 available once the unit is registered online. Treasurer’s Offices are located at City Hall, as well as in Western Branch, Deep Creek and South Norfolk.
E-ZPass is valid for travel in Hampton Roads on the South Norfolk Jordan Bridge, Chesapeake Expressway, Coleman Bridge, and Chesapeake Bay Bridge-Tunnel. It can also be used at toll facilities in 14 other states from North Carolina to Maine. On some facilities, E-ZPass transponders provide savings of time and/or money. For specific questions related to the use of E-ZPass on individual roads or bridges, drivers should contact the facility operator.
On-The-Go Transponders are available for most passenger cars; however, they will not work on a certain vehicles such as those equipped with special windshields that contain metal.
For more information or questions about purchasing “E-ZPass On-The-Go” transponders, contact the Chesapeake City Treasurer’s Office at 382-6764. For information about E-ZPass itself, visit www.EZPassVA.com or call (877) 762-7824.