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- LI gets first HOV lane. Jochum, Glenn // Long Island Business News (7/1993 to 5/2009);5/30/94, Vol. 41 Issue 22, p1
Reports that Long Island's first high occupancy vehicle (HOV) lanes have opened on Long Island's major roads. Possible additional HOV lanes; Advantages of the HOV.
- Neighbors fighting truck route get mayor's ear, but that may not be enough. Bonura, Chris // New Orleans CityBusiness (1994 to 2008);05/28/2001, Vol. 21 Issue 49
Reports on a planned alternate route for trucks in New Orleans, Louisiana. Estimated cost of the alternate route; Construction on Religious Street.
- Trip Talk. Wilkins, William M. // Roads & Bridges;Aug99, Vol. 37 Issue 8, p18
Discusses the public's opinion regarding the construction of more roads to address smart growth, livability and urban sprawl. Negative connotation of the term `sprawl'; Need for improvement of the whole transportation system.
- It takes awhile, but transportation plans promise payoff. Radke, Chuck // Business Journal Serving Fresno & the Central San Joaquin Valley;03/13/2000, Issue 322589, p7
Focuses on proposed transportation projects in and around Fresno, California, as of March 13, 2000. Maintenance operations; State Highway Operations and Protection projects of California's transportation agency.
- New Connector to Ease Crush. // ENR: Engineering News-Record;11/08/99, Vol. 243 Issue 19, p16
Focuses on the construction project being done at the junction of State Routes 91 and 57 in Orange County, California. Description of the transportation lane project; Financial information on the project; Remarks from Tim Wilson, former project manager for E.L. Yeager Construction Co.
- U.S. 31 project ramps up. // Indianapolis Business Journal;4/25/2011, Vol. 32 Issue 8, p13A
The article reports on the start of a 20 million U.S. dollars interchange at U.S. 31 and State Road 38 in Indiana.
- Virginia Gets Creative in Financing Its War Against Traffic. Vadum, Matthew // Bond Buyer;11/09/2000, Vol. 334 Issue 31014, p27
Reports on the strategies of Virginia in financing highway constructions. Augmentation of the traditional state funding approach with project-financed approaches; Demand for new highways in the state; Growth rate of the commonwealth.
- Building Roads in Sync With Community Values. Peaks, Harold E.; Hayes, Sandra // Public Roads;Mar/Apr99, Vol. 62 Issue 5, p7
Presents information on road construction projects in the United States as of April 1999. Design criteria; Information on the book `Flexibility in Highway Design'; Options available to state and local highway officials to achieve a balanced road design.
- Getting Smoother Pavement. Massucco, Joe; Cagle, John // Public Roads;Mar/Apr99, Vol. 62 Issue 5, p27
Presents information on Arizona's approach to smoother highways. Requirements of an incentive program for such approach; Significance of coordination and communication; Technique of contractors for attaining a high smoothness level.