The good news was that no one was seriously hurt despite the wild fire to be seen in pictures nearby after an out-of-control Toyota Prius ran up a rampart between two toll lanes at the Bergen mainline toll plaza on the Garden State Parkway. The toll plaza takes tolls northbound and the spectacular accident happened 3:45pm Friday July 13 just as the afternoon rush hour was beginning.
Many people called it the "honor system" on New Jersey's Garden State Parkway. If you found you didn't have the necessary coins in an Automatic Coin Machine (ACM) lane there was a box dispenser of pre-addressed envelopes. If you wer... Read Post
Crashes are down drastically at the Miami toll points of Florida's Turnpike since their conversion to all-electronic tolling (AET) February 19 this year. Five former mainline toll plazas (one a split plaza) went completely freeflow ... Read Post
While the state moves along with plans to build express toll lanes on area interstates, it is also looking at how to incorporate "premium express bus service" into those lanes. The Florida Department of Transportation and Jacobs Eng... Read Post