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Anyone who’s been involved with highway infrastructure for any length of time knows that, when it comes to funding and financing, the campaign never ends. That means the period right after a modest but notable legislative win is exactly the right... Read More
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Today’s good news is that nearly two-thirds of AAA members supported tolling in a recent survey. You’ll want to read the fine print: The first ‘A’ in the acronym stands for ‘Auckland’ (New Zealand), not ‘American’. But the report a few days ago in... Read More
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A silver anniversary is always something to celebrate, whether it marks a successful marriage or a successful organization. So while you’re in Denver next month for IBTTA’s 84th Annual Meeting and Exhibition, you won’t want to miss the opportunity... Read More
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IBTTA’s 2016 Summit on All-Electronic Tolling, Managed Lanes, and Interoperability last week was a cascade of new knowledge and data, information and networking. And conference participants were ready to tell the story, using Twitter to capture the... Read More
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IBTTA members take pride in securing their data. But as other industries have found out, at great cost in dollars and public confidence, the security of your data is at risk as soon as pride gives way to complacency. That’s why you should be... Read More
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Co-Chief Meeting Organizer Frank McCartney wasn’t kidding a couple of weeks ago when he exclaimed that “this annual meeting is content-rich!” IBTTA’s 84th Annual Meeting and Exhibition, September 11-14 in Denver, will be a non-stop flurry of... Read More
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Tolls “remain a fair and justifiable option” for funding public transit and reducing highway gridlock, a reality that helps counter concerns that road pricing harms low-income users, concluded an editorial last week in the Toronto Star, Canada’s... Read More
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Jason Myers of the E-470 Public Highway Authority, Frank McCartney of Parsons Brinckerhoff, and Kathryn O’Connor of the Rhode Island Turnpike and Bridge Authority are Co-Chief Meeting Organizers for IBTTA’s 84th Annual Meeting and Exhibition,... Read More
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“The Big Lift”. A “pretty big” feat of engineering. A “great big LEGO set”. A “tall order”. A “signature landmark”. When Canadians decide to replace their bridges, they don’t skimp on the innovation. Or hold back on the metaphors. When Halifax... Read More
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For the concessionaires that operate more than 50,000 kilometres of tolled highways across Europe, user financing is all about safety and service, IBTTA First Vice President Emanuela Stocchi told the Transportation Research Board’s International... Read More

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