In this July 7, 2011 photo, an attendant at Scarborough State Beach collects an entrance fee from a beach-goer in Narragansett, R.I. The state of Rhode Island has nearly doubled the fees to park at ... more 
In this July 7, 2011 photo, an attendant at Scarborough State Beach collects an entrance fee from a beach-goer in Narragansett, R.I. The state of Rhode Island has nearly doubled the fees to park at some of it's state beaches this year. Many states and municipalities are avoiding showy tax increases in favor of more modest, narrowly crafted increases in fees, fines and sales taxes. (AP Photo/David Klepper) less 
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Associated Press | Photo By David Klepper
Sat, Jul 23, 2011 11:56 AM EDT