OReGO, Oregon’s road usage charge program will soon be expanded. The voluntary program, launched in 2015 by the legislatively created Road User Fee Task Force was created to provide a viable option for transportation funding as fuel tax revenues decline. 

The program was initially limited to 5,000 cars and light-duty commercial vehicles, charging program participants a 1.7 cents-per-mile for miles driven, then awarding a 34 cents per gallon credit for fuel tax paid at the pump. 

House Bill 2881, signed by Governor Kate Brown on June 20, takes one large step forward in ensu