Southern California Authority Weighs Options for Expansion of Toll Road
- HOLEY ROADS, WHOLLY POLITICS. // Commercial Motor;11/13/2003, Vol. 198 Issue 5054, p10
Comments on various transportation-related issues in Great Britain, as of November 2003. Marketing campaign for the opening of the M6 toll motorway to ease traffic congestion; Analysis of the government's annual statistics on road transport; Suggestion for change in the public inquiry procedure...
- Time-Specific Tolls. Albanese, Elizabeth // Bond Buyer;3/21/2006, Vol. 355 Issue 32343, p27
The article reports on the approval of a rate schedule for a toll facility that rises prices during rush hours and drops them when there are no traffic jams by the Colorado Tolling Enterprise board. The facility consists of two reversible lanes that are opened in a systematic way during the...
- OUR VOICE MUST BE HEARD. // Commercial Motor;3/29/2007, Vol. 205 Issue 5222, p3
The author reflects on the concept of road pricing initiated by the British government. He states that the local authorities in several cities in England including Durham and Leicester have funds to assess congestion in their areas. He encourages people to voice their views about road pricing....
- Contractor finishes road early despite many public obstacles. // ENR: Engineering News-Record;11/25/96, Vol. 237 Issue 22, p18
Reports on California Corridors Construction's completion of the San Joaquin Hills Corridor in California. Obstacles faced by California Corridors while building the corridor; Scheduled operation of the road by the Transportation Corridor Agencies.
- Counting down to San Joaquin kickoff. Fine, Howard // Orange County Business Journal;11/11/96, Vol. 19 Issue 46, p1
Reports that during the week November 18 through 24, 1996, the San Joaquin Hills, California, toll road will be opened. Problems faced by the toll road; Advantages of the road; Comment from Kit Royer, general manager for the regional office of Brookfield Development Company; Details on the road.
- The $2 question... // Orange County Business Journal;11/11/96, Vol. 19 Issue 46, p23
Questions whether commuters will pay the required two dollar fee for the use of the San Joaquin Hills toll road in California. Uses of the money; Number of commuters the toll road officials are hoping to use the road daily; Information on the privately funded and operated 91 Express Lanes.
- Say `cheese': The ups and downs of progress. // Orange County Business Journal;11/11/96, Vol. 19 Issue 46, p23
Presents information on the San Joaquin Hills toll road in California. Automation of the toll booths; Details on how the booths will work; Toll fees.
- TOLL ROAD BONDS DOWNGRADED AS RIDERSHIP FALLS SHORT. // ENR: Engineering News-Record;2/18/2002, Vol. 248 Issue 6, p7
Reports the impact of downgraded of bonds status by the Wall Street agency ratings on the construction of San Joaquin Hills Transportation Corridor in the United States. Reason for downgraded of bond status; Assessment on the toll revenue of transportation; Plan on the increase tool price.
- DOT's New Plan Targets Traffic Congestion. Sanchez, Humberto // Bond Buyer;5/17/2006, Vol. 356 Issue 32383, p1
The article reports on the conceptual plan of the U.S. Department of Transportation to relieve congestion throughout the country's transportation system. The plan includes the requirement of cities to implement a peak-hour toll pricing demonstration project and promotion of an increase in...