Toll revenue for the Atlantic City Expressway was up 1.2% and Atlantic City International Airport passenger numbers were up 10% for the year, according to the South Jersey Transportation Authority.

Individual tolls went up 3% in 2022 over 2021, however, so the increase in revenue is due to higher tolls paid by travelers rather than more use of the toll road.

December Expressway toll revenue increased 1.7% over last December’s, Executive Director Stephen Dougherty reported at Wednesday’s SJTA board meeting. December toll revenue exceeded $7.7 million, and the 2022 total was $114.2 million, he said. Read more from The Press of Atlantic City.