25 Alerts From the TOLLING Tag


NMA E-Newsletter #261: PPPs—Brought to You by Your Shortsighted Legislator

A recent e-newsletter, #259: A Private Windfall, a Public Bust, described the pitfalls associated with Public Private Partnerships. It also prompted this thoughtful and informative response from North Carolina member KC Green, PE. We need to increase the fuel tax—significantly increase it—no matter what the price of gas or diesel is. (The federal fuel tax […]

NMA E-Newsletter #259: A Private Windfall, a Public Bust

  As 2013 winds down, Indiana lawmakers and Governor Mike Pence are scrambling to come up with the money to fund the state’s transportation infrastructure. Governor Pence announced the creation of a “blue ribbon” panel to look at funding alternatives for future transportation projects, but it may be too little too late. At issue is […]

NMA E-Newsletter #175: A Quick Tour of Intelligent Transportation Systems

By John Bowman, NMA Communications DirectorAn interesting magazine came across my desk the other day. It’s called Thinking Highways, and it covers the fascinating field of Intelligent Transportation Systems (ITS). On its surface, ITS is essentiall…

NMA E-Newsletter #164: Are Toll Roads the Future of the Interstate Highway System?

Historically, states have been prevented from slapping tolls on existing roads. But thanks to a federal pilot program designed to fund interstate improvements through toll revenues, the Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) has approved plans for …

NMA Email Newsletter: Issue #103

Car Rentals, PlatePass, and Electronic Tolling NMA Member Bob Morrow shared the following important information with us that he observed while recently renting a car. Even if you are one of the few people who analyze the fine print on contracts, k…