A Long and Winding Road: Federal Funding for Interstate Toll Roads

Wallace, Casey T.; Heliums, Sandy D.
July 2008
Urban Lawyer;Summer2008, Vol. 40 Issue 3, p495
Academic Journal
The article examines the improvement of federal funding for toll roads as it has developed from the creation of the Interstate Highway System in the U.S. According to the article, federal funding for interstate toll roads has been a contentious issue and Congressional support for the programs has been full circle. It is from the nearly complete prohibition at the Interstate Highways' inception to innovative toll project pilot programs. It is stated that states continue to deal with the increasing mobility and infrastructure crisis with new and modern approaches with limited federal funding.


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