Group petitions lawmakers for gas tax

By Alex Davis | adavis@wcia.com

Published 04/28 2014 05:43PM

Updated 04/28 2014 05:44PM

ILLINOIS -- One group is pushing hard for a gas tax to fix the state's aging roads and bridges. It's starting a letter writing campaign to lawmakers to get them on board. The Transportation for Illinois Coalition wants another four cents per gallon tacked on. That would add nearly $2 billion to the pot for construction.

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