Citations with the tag: EXPRESS highways
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- Kansas Turnpike Sells $88 Million for Refunding, Road-Widening.
Williamson, Richard // Bond Buyer; 12/10/2002, Vol. 342 Issue 31529, p28
Reports that the transport company Kansas Turnpike Authority (KTA) begun a retail order period for multi-million dollars of revenue bonds to widen the state's only toll road and refund outstanding debt. Location of the toll road operated by the KTA; Trends in the replacement of traditional...
- Kowalski was clairvoyant.
Williamson, Richard // Alberta Report / Newsmagazine; 4/24/95, Vol. 22 Issue 19, p15
Comments on the promotion of a free-trade superhighway stretching from Edmonton, Alberta through to Mexico City by former economic development minister Ken Kowalski; Quotes article from the March 30, 1995 issue of `The News,' an English-language daily in Mexico.
- Fares may be reduced on 91 Express Lanes.
Fine, Howard // Orange County Business Journal; 12/09/96, Vol. 19 Issue 50, p1
Reports that fares may be reduced by operators of the 91 Express Lanes in Orange County, California in order to entice motorists to use the toll lines more often. Who owns and operates the toll lanes; Statistics on cars which uses the lanes daily; When 91 Express Lanes opened; Cost of the lanes.
- Surprises drive up costs and ingenuity.
Rosenbaum, David B. // ENR: Engineering News-Record; 12/4/95, Vol. 235 Issue 23, p31
Reports on the San Francisco, California's Interstate 280 double-deck expressway retrofitting project. Repair and retrofitting costs; Plans of the state of California for voters to pass a bond issue in March 1996 to fund more bridge retrofits; Engineering and construction problems.
- Expressway and parkway exits.
Rosenbaum, David B. // Long Island Business News (7/1993 to 5/2009); 4/4/94, Vol. 41 Issue 14, Long Island Almanac 1994 p36
Presents a listing of expressway and parkway exits for different towns and colleges in Long Island, New York. Location in map grid; Exit numbers for Long Island Expressway, Northern and Southern State Parkways; Comprehensive map with grid.
- LI action plan.
Crosson, Matthew // Long Island Business News (7/1993 to 5/2009); 11/6/95, Vol. 42 Issue 45, p9
Reports that progress is being made in the extension of the fourth lane of the Long Island Expressway. Support from the Long Island Association; Results of public hearing at New York State Department of Transportation.
- Expressway and parkway exits.
Crosson, Matthew // Long Island Business News (7/1993 to 5/2009); 3/25/96 Supplement Almanac, Vol. 43 Issue 13, p38
Lists expressway and parkway exits in Long Island, New York. Town; Expressway exit number; Number of state parkway exit; States parkway exit number.
Crosson, Matthew // MEED: Middle East Economic Digest; 10/11/96, Vol. 40 Issue 41, p35
Reports on the Moroccan government's evaluation of prequalification documents for a project to build a motorway on a private financing basis. Build-operate-transfer scheme of the project; Similar motorway project financed by Societe Nationale de l'Autoroute du Maroc.
- Electronic tollgate.
Stover, D.; DiChristina, M. // Popular Science; Aug90, Vol. 237 Issue 2, p31
Reports on the Q-Free electronic tollbooth system in Norway. Tollbooth scans the vehicle's ID tag and relates the information to a financial accounts computer.
- DOT plans to accelerate HOV plan.
Penon, Mary T. // Westchester County Business Journal; 04/28/97, Vol. 36 Issue 17, p17
Focuses on the New York state Department of Transportation's Cross Westchester Expressway project in Westchester County, New York. Environmental impact of the project; Opposition from the Federated Conservationists of Westchester County; Need for approval of the US Federal Highway Administration.
- On the road to Argentina.
Penon, Mary T. // International Construction; Aug97, Vol. 36 Issue 8, p6
Reports on the project to improve Argentina's freeway network.
- I-90 repair work starts near Cd'A.
Penon, Mary T. // Journal of Business (10756124); 8/21/2003, Vol. 18 Issue 17, pB10
Reports on the interstate-90 work project of Interstate Concrete and Asphalt Co. in Coeur d'Alene, Idaho.
- Scottish roads and transport get �450m.
Penon, Mary T. // Contract Journal; 1/29/2003, Vol. 417 Issue 6411, p4
Reports that Scotland has been given a cash boost by the Scottish Executive to help improve motorway corridors. Items included in the plans announced by transport Minister Iain Gray; List of the projects to benefit from the funds.
- Heartside residents protest ramp decision.
Czurak, David // Grand Rapids Business Journal; 7/29/96, Vol. 14 Issue 31, p8
Reports on the organization Hard Times Cafe (HTC)'s protests to the Grand Rapids City Commission's approval of an exit ramp for the Van Andel Arena in Grand Rapids, Michigan. Plan by HTC not to reelect commissioners who voted for the project; Threat of legal action.
- Smart highway part of pitch for NAFTA route.
Stopa, Marsha // Crain's Detroit Business; 5/6/96, Vol. 12 Issue 19, p3
Focuses on the proposed routes for the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) Superhighway System. Aim of the Interstate Highway 35 Corridor Coalition to swing the highway from Texas to Canada through Detroit; Projected cost of the Corridor 18; Information on the fiber-optic cable which...
- Trade designation sought for I-94.
Stopa, Marsha // Crain's Detroit Business; 9/02/96, Vol. 12 Issue 36, p18
Reports on the efforts of Michigan politicians and business leaders to get I-94 designated as a Priority International Trade Corridor in an effort to get additional money to repair the expressway.
- Heartland Expressway closer to a reality.
Cobb, Kathy // Fedgazette; Apr92, Vol. 4 Issue 2, p14
Reports that President George Bush has approved an initial funding for the Heartland Expressway project in South Dakota. Plans to conduct a corridor study to determine the best route for the expressway.
- Proposed Dakota Expressway picks up speed.
Cobb, Kathy // Fedgazette; Jan1993, Vol. 5 Issue 1, p14
Reports on the proposed Dakota Expressway loop in eastern South Dakota which would convert two-lane state and national highways to four lanes and connect them to two existing interstates. Importance of interstate linkage to economic growth; Support from civic leaders and mayors of small towns...
- `Smart highway' may be smart business for Sioux Falls.
Power, Christine // Fedgazette; Apr97, Vol. 9 Issue 2, p7
Looks at the possibility that Sioux Falls in South Dakota could be the center point of a high-technology superhighway linking Canada to Mexico and both coasts in the 21st century. Features of the planned `smart highway'.
- Britain gets green light to start building first tollway.
Power, Christine // Roads & Bridges; Oct97, Vol. 35 Issue 10, p22
Reports the start of construction of the first privately financed expressway in Great Britain. Location of the expressway; Estimated cost of the project; Two other planned road projects in the country.
Power, Christine // Newsweek; 6/30/86, Vol. 107 Issue 26, p50
The modern-highway era dawned 30 years ago. The impulses that, after World War II, cause Americans to buy more cars and to move to suburbia, created pressure for more highways and reflected deeper longings for space and status.
- City, county officials to discuss traffic issues at public meeting.
Power, Christine // Inside Tucson Business; 5/20/96, Vol. 6 Issue 8, p22
Reports on the scheduled panel discussion on a possible cross-town freeway in Tucson, Arizona. Contact information.
- Argentine highway project to link cities, ports.
White, Michael D. // World Trade; Sep98, Vol. 11 Issue 9, p18
Reports on plans to begin the construction of a toll-free expressway system that would link capital cities in Argentina. Cost of the project; Extent of the project; Expected economic benefits of the project for the country.
White, Michael D. // MEED: Middle East Economic Digest; 09/19/97, Vol. 41 Issue 38, p10
Reports on the Bahrain government's approval of a project to build an extension to the country's motorway at an estimated cost of $34.48 million.
- Vietnam seeks funds.
White, Michael D. // International Construction; Jun97, Vol. 36 Issue 6, p68
Reports on the Vietnamese government's plea for financial aid from international agencies to be used in the development of an expressway running down the mountainous spine of the country. Cost of the project; Reflection of the weakness of the country's industrialization period.
- Expressways link.
White, Michael D. // International Construction; Jun97, Vol. 36 Issue 6, p68
Reports on Guangdong, China authorities' plans to link the province and Macau into the infrastructure of southern China. Construction of expressways criss-crossing Guangdong; Improvement on communication systems.
- Hundreds oppose Banyule freeway.
Bolton, Sue // Green Left Weekly; 10/13/2010, Issue 856, p2
The article reports on the project to build a freeway across Banyule Flats and Yarra Corridor as proposed by the Victorian Labor government, in which 600 marchers poured into the hall in north-eastern suburb of Ivanhoe, New South Wales to oppose the project which they believed would not solve...
- Learning Curve.
Bolton, Sue // Orange County Business Journal; 11/24/2003, Vol. 26 Issue 47, p91
Comments on the Orange County, California, Transportation Authority's purchase of the 91 Express Lanes from its private operator. Justification for the purchase.
- I-69 extension route selected.
Bolton, Sue // Indianapolis Business Journal; 12/29/2003, Vol. 24 Issue 43, p35
Reports on the final route for an Interstate 69 extension in Indianapolis, Indiana.
- Corridor opinion at meeting --'go away'
Halvorson, Barry // East Bernard Express (TX); 2/14/2008, Vol. 65 Issue 7, p1
The article reports that the consensus among the attending public in the public hearing on February 11, 2008 was that the proposed I-69/Trans-Texas Corridor should not be implemented.
- County and state officials express concerns over Corridor to TxDOT at public hearing.
Halvorson, Barry // East Bernard Express (TX); 2/28/2008, Vol. 65 Issue 9, p1
The article reports that Wharton County residents vented their growing frustration over the proposed I-69/Trans-Texas Corridor project during a public hearing at the Riverside Hall of East Bernard, Texas on February 25, 2008.
- Commissioners working on new resolution opposing TTG.
Halvorson, Barry // East Bernard Express (TX); 2/28/2008, Vol. 65 Issue 9, p3
The article reports that some county residents were disappointed with the Wharton County Commissioners Court's refusal to vote on the adoption of a new resolution against the I-69/Trans-Texas Corridor in February 2008.
- Blasting ahead for Interstate 287/87 interchange.
Hlotyak, Elizabeth // Westchester County Business Journal; 7/9/2001, Vol. 40 Issue 28, p11
Reports on the New York State Thruway Authority's project to reconstruct the Interstate 287/87. Collaboration between the authority and the State Department of Transportation; Budget allocated to the project; Rock blasting activity.
- Do not pay cash--we'll bill you.
Kyriakopoulos, Vikki // Bulletin with Newsweek; 8/15/95, Vol. 116 Issue 5983, p20
Reports on the City Link project for a fully electronic tolling system for freeways in Melbourne, Victoria. Political hurdles over the plan; Cost of the project; Benefits and limitations of an electronic tolling system; Expansion plans for the system.
- Endorsement for tracks.
Kyriakopoulos, Vikki // International Construction; Feb97, Vol. 36 Issue 2, p41
Describes the use of asphalt/paver finishers with direct drive during the construction and surfacing of a new $88.4 million stretch of the M77 motorway in Scotland. Wheeled pavers' advantage over machines; Description of the machines used.
- State Route 905 To Open July 30.
Graves, Brad // San Diego Business Journal; 7/23/2012, Vol. 33 Issue 30, p26
The article reports that the state Route 905 which connects Interstate 805 with the Otay Mesa port of entry in San Diego, California will open on July 30, 2012.
- Carmageddon begins anew with California freeway closures.
Whistler, Deborah // Fleet Owner Blog; 7/31/2012, p9
The article reports that the southbound 605 and southbound 405 freeways, which connect the border of California's Orange and Los Angeles Counties, were closed from July 30 to August 13, 2012, to make way for the completion of the first phase of a 277-million U.S. dollar-highway project in the area.
- Tolls collected electronically.
Whistler, Deborah // Automatic I.D. News; Feb96, Vol. 12 Issue 2, p20
Reports on the Kansas Turnpike Authority's installation of K-TAG, a read/write system operational along all 236 miles of the state's turnpike. K-TAG's Intellitag 2000 system featuring automobile tags with data security features and large partitioned memory for future expansion; Turnpike as a...
- Butterfly stops freeway project in Michigan.
Whistler, Deborah // Public Roads; Spring94, Vol. 57 Issue 4, p39
Reports on design changes in a proposed US Route 31 freeway project in Berrien County, Michigan. Postponement of construction since 1992; Location of endangered butterfly species in proposed right of way; Negotiations with the Fish and Wildlife Service.
- Technical news.
Whistler, Deborah // Public Roads; Winter97, Vol. 60 Issue 3, p62
Reports on the opening of the Santa Monica Freeway Smart Corridor in Los Angeles, California as part of an innovative intelligent transportation system project using advance technologies to test the effectiveness of specific Advanced Traffic Information System.
- Life's a superhighway and Texas is driving it.
McLinden, Steve // Business Press; 11/17/95, Vol. 8 Issue 29, p1
Reports on the introduction of a superhighway that spans from Mexico City to Montreal, Canada. Implications for Texas from North American Free Trade Agreement Superhighway designation from Congress; Comments from David A. Dean attorney and former Texas Secretary of State, activist and...
- Businesses brave construction in exchange for progress.
Rodda, Kelli // Business Press; 8/23/96, Vol. 9 Issue 17, p18
Focuses on the economic growth anticipated by the city of North Richland Hills, Texas from the expansion of Loop 820 and Texas Highway 121 interchange. Arteries involved in the highway project; Opening of businesses in the area; City's plans for a community festival celebrating the completion...
- Southwest freeway, trolleys may link city.
Willis, Belinda // Business Press; 08/08/97, Vol. 10 Issue 15, p3
States that a major factor proposed redevelopment plans for the Southwest Freeway, Texas is transportation, with reference to the Forth Worth Linkages study conducted. Details on the transportation system in Texas; When the construction project is scheduled to commence.
- Interstate 355 extension.
Dwyer, Ann // Crain's Chicago Business; 02/10/97, Vol. 20 Issue 6, p27
Reports on the plans of state transit officials in Chicago, Illinois, to appeal a court ruling which bars construction of an extension of I-355 in Will County.
- Sagtikos expressway?
Anastasi, Nick // Long Island Business News (7/1993 to 5/2009); 1/27/97, Vol. 44 Issue 4, p1
Reports on the reactions to the suggestion that the Sagtikos-Sunken Meadow Parkway should allow commercial traffic to link the former Kings Park Psychiatric Center with the Long Island Expressway via access road through Sunken Meadow State Park in Long Island, New York. Comments of proponents...
- Interstate 86 construction pivotal development project for valley.
Duvoli, John // Hudson Valley Business Journal; 8/27/2001, Vol. 12 Issue 12, p8
Reports on the proposed construction of the Interstate 86 that will connect the western side of New York with the southern side of Orange County. Factors that contributed to the delay in the construction of the interstate; Economic benefits of the plan.
- The great motorway quiz.
Duvoli, John // Commercial Motor; 10/27/2011, Vol. 216 Issue 5456, p48
A quiz concerning the motorway network in Great Britain is presented.
- China's First expressway in Tibet to open May'11.
Duvoli, John // Tibetan Review: The Monthly Magazine on all Aspects of Tibet; Jan2011, Vol. 46 Issue 1, p7
The article focuses on the completion of China's first expressway, a four-lane road connecting Lhasa city proper and Gongkar Airport, in the Tibet Autonomous Region.
Duvoli, John // Construction Europe; Dec2011/Jan2012, Vol. 22 Issue 10, p4
The article presents the newly-opened 102 kilometer Kosovo motorway, which is completed ahead of its scheduled.
- Portuguese motorway deal.
Duvoli, John // International Construction; Jul97, Vol. 36 Issue 7, p9
Reports on the submission of bids by four consortia to extend a motorway in western Portugal and to operate the existing sections.