Commission approves new places to purchase E-Z Pass

    The Pennsylvania Turnpike Commission is working to make its E-ZPass more available by adding it to the shelves of Walmart.

    According to The Patriot-News, turnpike commission members voted to enter into an agreement which would allow Walmart to sell E-ZPass transponders and start-up kits.

    The Patriot-News reports the turnpike commission is in similar talks with Wegmans to allow the sale of transponders at 10 of its stores.

    A spokesman for the turnpike commission tells The Patriot-News the move makes the purchase of a transponder easier and faster.

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