FORT LEE - Commuters will have to dig a bit deeper into their pockets this morning as the next phase of toll increases kicked in at Port Authority bridges and tunnels on Sunday.
Cash tolls on the George Washington Bridge, Holland Tunnel, Lincoln Tunnel, Goethals Bridge, Bayonne Bridge and Outerbridge Crossing increased $1 to $13.
Tolls for E-ZPass users went from $9.50 to $10.25 during peak commuting hours and from $7.50 to $8.25 during off-peak hours.
The Port Authority last raised tolls in September 2011.
Port Authority tolls will next go up on Dec. 1, 2013.