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“The people did this, not the politicians,” says Jim Lipe of the elimination of the Sakonnet River Bridge toll. Photo by Jim McGaw.

Toll opponents savor victory on Sakonnet Bridge

Toll opponents savor victory on Sakonnet Bridge

PORTSMOUTH — Jim Lipe was already one of the most vocal opponents of a toll on the Sakonnet River Bridge. But one day, while collecting signatures against the bridge levy, he received some extra motivation to see his fight to the end. As he tells it, he walked into a business shortly after a local legislator

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