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When the Central Texas Regional Mobility Authority in Austin, Texas opened the first segment of the MoPac Express Lane last weekend, it was a moment of victory for a project that has become a case study in building positive community relations... Read More
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If you’ve been wondering why America’s roads seem a bit more crowded this year, and the driving population seems a bit older, the U.S. Federal Highway Administration has the answer. In a preliminary data release yesterday, FHWA reported that a... Read More
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A decisive 72% of Americans would willingly pay tolls if there were no other way to fund critical or needed transportation projects, according to a survey commissioned by HNTB Corporation and reported last month by ITS International. The research “... Read More
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There were two hidden lessons in the very good news that New Jersey had decided to increase its gas tax by 23¢ per gallon. When you put off badly-needed investments for years or decades, the pain you create exceeds the dollars you save. And when you... Read More
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An infrastructure project half a continent away, in a transportation mode that scarcely touches dry land, will be one of the biggest catalysts for business discussions during IBTTA’s 2016 Summit of the Americas, October 16-18, 2016 in Mexico City.... Read More
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As recently as 2013, at least two of the consultants working to untangle the snarl of goods and people across the Mexico-United States border were referring to the overall scene as “splinteroperability”. Just three years later, solid efforts are... Read More
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The U.S. National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA)’s guidance last week on autonomous vehicle development is generally getting good reviews, but motorists are evenly split on whether they’re willing to give up some control while their... Read More
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Public-private partnerships may be the key to unlocking more than $100 trillion in capital that is available around the world and, in the case of many institutional funds, open to the possibility of investing more heavily in infrastructure. In a... Read More
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Dan Toohey of Kapsch TrafficCom North America and Rick Nelson of the Texas Department of Transportation are co-Chief Meeting Organizers for IBTTA’s 2016 Summit of the Americas, October 16-18, 2016 in Mexico City. In this interview with Tolling... Read More
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Nearly 20 million new toll transponders in just five years. A 64% increase in new toll accounts, with nearly 13 million new users coming onboard. A sharp decline in cash toll payments in favor of electronic payments. A 76% increase in cashless toll... Read More

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