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Eno Transportation Weekly

Category: Managed lanes

I-66 Shows the Cost of Urban Roadway Access – And It Isn’t Cheap

December 8, 2017 – Virginia has always restricted peak hour use of I-66 inside the Beltway to vehicles with two or more occupants. That changed on December 4, when for the first time the state began allowing vehicles with only one occupant to use the roadway, subject to a toll that varies based on demand. High occupant vehicles (HOV) with two or more people could still drive for free.

Summary of Amendments Adopted in House Markup of H.R. 3767

The House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee adopted twelve amendments to H.R. 3767 (the Surface Transportation Reauthorization and Reform Act of 2015) during its October 22 markup session – one large manager’s amendment and eleven other amendments.

Section-by-Section Summary of the DRIVE Act (S. 1647) As Reported From the EPW Committee

TITLE I – FEDERAL-AID HIGHWAYS Subtitle A – Authorizations and Programs Sec. 1001. Authorization of appropriations. Authorizes appropriations from the Highway Trust Fund (see table). Clarifies that such authorizations are contract authority and are… Sorry – you don’t have access to this item. Please log in below, or check out our membership options.

Tolling and Transit: An Emerging Nexus

BY EDWARD J. REGAN Senior Vice President, CDM Smith MICHAEL TOWNES VICE PRESIDENT, TRANSIT SERVICES LEADER, CDM SMITH Neither transit nor road tolling is new in America but both seem to be enjoying new levels of interest and support.

They Pay Farmers Not to Grow Crops, Don’t They?

Despite the odd title, this is an optimistic report. Before describing a breakthrough in how to reduce urban traffic congestion, let me summarize the problems with current strategies. We are all travelers.

2012 Transportation Weekly Archive Index

2012 Transportation Weekly Archive Index   January 2012   January 18, 2012 issue January 27, 2012 update January 30, 2012 update #1 January 30, 2012 update #2   February 2012   February 2, 2012 issu… Sorry – you don’t have access to this item. Please log in below, or check out our membership options.

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