MTA Is Scheduled to Start Work on Verrazano-Narrows Bridge Cashless Tolling Infrastructure Today reports that MTA is already starting work on next summer’s conversion of the Verrazano-Narrows Bridge to cashless tolling. According to the website, Staten Island Borough President James Oddo issued a statement saying, “I was informed by the MTA that construction to set up the Cashless Tolling gantry and systems at the Verrazano Bridge . . . has been scheduled to start [today, January 10].”