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toll road:

see turnpiketurnpike,
road paid for partly or wholly by fees collected from travelers at tollgates. It derives its name from the hinged bar that prevented passage through such a gate until the toll was paid. See also road.
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MPIC currently operates tollways such as the North Luzon Expressway (NLEX), Subic-Clark-Tarlac Expressway and CAVITEX.
The tollways firm will also start construction of the NLEX-SLEX Connector Road Project, an 8-kilometer all-elevated PPP project of the DPWH above the existing PNR tracks from the C3/5th Avenue Interchange in Caloocan City to the Polytechnic University of the Philippines (PUP), Sta.
and Indonesia-based Citra group, while the Northern Luzon Expressway is being operated by the Manila North Tollways Corp.
The deal involves entire stake sale in Salem Tollways Ltd (STL) and Kumarapalayam Tollways Ltd (KTL).
That driver then lost control of his car and ran into two tollway trucks, which were parked for the repair project.
When traveling the Illinois Tollway around the Chicago area, you are sure to notice the 75,000 acres of right-of-way covered with grass, trees, flowers, and shrubs.
Skeptics maintain that privately financed tollways will remain a curiosity, rather than an increasingly important tool for rebuilding our highway system.
Unisys Corporation (NYSE:UIS) and the Illinois Tollway today announced that the outsourcing engagement between the two organizations has won a 2007 Outsourcing Excellence Award in the annual Outsourcing Center awards program sponsored by Everest Group and Forbes magazine.
MPIC, through tollway arm Metro Pacific Tollways Corp.
It is included in the tollways portfolio of Metro Pacific Investments Corp.
and Metro Pacific Tollways South Corporation, submitted the unsolicited proposal this July 7.
Pangilinan told reporters in a recent interview that Metro Pacific Tollways Corp.