Financial analysts Wednesday warned the Delaware River Port Authority that delaying a planned July 1 toll increase could result in rating downgrades of the bi-state agency, which could then prompt a payment of about $220 million on two of the agency’s swaps.

DRPA board commissioners are also seeking to put off a 10% fare increase set for Jan. 1 on the light-rail Port Authority Transit Corp., or PATCO, line that connects Camden, N.J., to Philadelphia.

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