SACRAMENTO (CBS13) – Gov. Jerry Brown’s new gas tax kicks-in tomorrow, Nov. 1.
On Monday, Some Republican lawmakers and angry drivers turned out in Chico to support a plan of action to repeal the tax hike.READ MORE: El Dorado County Braces For Flooding After Caldor Fire
Drivers will be paying 12 cents more per gallon of gas in taxes. Diesel is also going to see a hike in 20 cents per gallon in taxes.READ MORE: Lake Tahoe Wildlife Care Barred From Caring For Bears Until It Makes Changes To Enclosure
Gov. Brown says will be used to raise $5.2 billion annually to fix state and local roads.MORE NEWS: Kings Home Opener Brings Life To Downtown, Stresses Business
Higher license fees and a value-based car fee are also a part of the tax.