Re: New York State Hybrid Vehicle Announcement
- Time warp... the original post was from 2001. NY state has a very
equitable hybrid tax CREDIT of $2000; but, so far does not allow
access to HOV lane nor that weird proposal of free tolls.
--- In email@example.com, "blufirexxx" <blufirexxx@y...>
> How can we take advantage of the free tolls? I'm assuming we wouldHybrids
> need to register with someone to be able to use it.
> --- In firstname.lastname@example.org, "David" <n2snb@h...> wrote:
> > As some of you know I have bene pushing for a law to allow
> > use the HOV lanes in NY, well they listened and are doing it.
> > Monday at 10:00 am the NY State Assembly will hold a press
> > on the Long Island Expressway at the exit 52 Visitors Center, I
> > been asked to go and bring my Insight as a demo for the press.
> > The assembly will announce that NY State is taking the lead in
> > incentives for Hybrid and alt. fuel vehichles. By enacting new
> > legislation to take affect Earth Day April 22nd 2002, this
> > legislation includes, Hybrid owners and alt fule owners full use
> > HOV lanes in NY, it also gives anyone who buys such a new vehicle
> > NY free use of all toll facilities in the state for 2 years, this
> > an incentive aimed at commuters. Also an improved law allowing
> > tax credits on purchases of Hybrids and related vehicles.
> > The press release is being sent over the AP wire and should bne
> > covered by news12 long island, Newsday and my hometown paper the
> > Shelter Island Reporter, as well as some other newws
> > More to follow soon.....
> > David R Beatson
> > n2snb@h...