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NETRMA plans 13 more miles of toll road in East Texas

by Thingz 2 Do In
Screen shot. The North East Texas Regional Mobility Authority (NETRMA) is planning to add an additional 13 miles of toll lanes to the Lindale Toll 49 toll road in East Texas after more than 930,000 vehicles have traveled it since its opening in November 2018, KLTV reports. This will continue the toll road through Chapel Hill all the way to Interstate 20. “We call it the eastern bypass,” said NETRMA Executive Director Chris Miller, according to the news agency. “It runs from State Highway 110 which is down by Whitehouse, and it will go east and head north towards State […]

Elevated toll roads being built for Tampa Bay’s $545M Gateway Expressway (VIDEO)

by Thingz 2 Do In
Design concept of the Gateway Express U.S. 19 interchange. Residents in the Tampa Bay area are beginning to see signs of construction on the $545 million Gateway Expressway toll-road project. The project will create two new four-lane elevated toll roads to connect U.S. 19 and Interstate 275 and reconfigure access to and from the St. Pete-Clearwater International Airport, according to the Florida Department of Transportation. I-275 will also be widened to add one toll lane in each direction next to the existing freeway lanes, FDOT says. The agency says the project will improve safety and traffic flow and add capacity. […]