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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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Upon announcement of the gantry scheme weeks before the first girder erection phase, then-Illinois Governor Pat Quinn observed, "This technology will help the Tollway complete this major project on schedule without disrupting the thousands of drivers who use this bridge every day.
GIS was the logical platform from which to integrate existing ROW data at the Tollway.
The other is the Hoffman Estates area south of the tollway.
The big highway-builders are back, pushing a series of ring roads, metro area bypass routes and tollways as their answer to the end of interstate highway construction.
Eight of these are currently in place at Tollway Oases along the Jane Addams Memorial Tollway (I-90) at the Des Plaines Oasis and on the Tri-State Tollway (I-94/I-294/I-80) at the Lake Forest Oasis, O'Hare Oasis and Chicago Southland Lincoln Oasis.
A joint effort between the Illinois Tollway and the Illinois Department of Transportation, the $719 million interchange project is part of the 15-year, $12 billion capital program called Move Illinois: The Illinois Tollway Driving the Future.
The tollway will be built by China Metallurgical Construction Corp.
1) Fueled in large part by a comprehensive capital program spanning 10 years and utilizing resources from across multiple departments at the Tollway, GeoSOURCE's primary function has been to centralize and distribute up-to-date spatial and qualitative information for use in daily operations while at the same time establish standards for future growth and development.
Nakayama said he will "consider positively" the request to allow drivers to use the portion between the Kyoda and Ishikawa interchanges free of charge as they will be forced to use the tollway due to traffic controls in the area, the officials said.
Australia has begun to tap the public equity markets for private tollways, with a successful public offering last winter for a new Sydney project and a larger offering planned this winter for a major Melbourne tollway.
Granite Construction Incorporated (NYSE:GVA) announced today that it has been issued notice to proceed on a $181 million contract by the North Texas Tollway Authority to construct Section 6 of the new Chisholm Trail Parkway.
The Illinois Tollway is seeking a vendor to furnish and deliver various models of light-duty trucks as detailed below: