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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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* 2011: Tollway authority includes planning for Route 53 extension in a proposed $12 billion batch of projects.
(MPHHI) and tap a strategic partner for tollway operations.
Metro Pacific Tollways, the largest expressway operator in the Philippines, owns a 29.5-percent share in Don Muang Tollway.
Once we finish this tollway, the peace and order situation in Quezon and Bicol will improve.
Metro Pacific's tollways group is on an "expansive mood" as it expands its tollway territory to include Cebu - and in neighboring ASEAN countries in Indonesia, Thailand, and Vietnam.
GeoSOURCE, serving as the virtual front door to the Illinois Tollway's spatial information, is a portal developed to meet the growing needs of its enterprise GIS program and to establish a web-based platform for hosting new applications using the latest in GIS technology.
Today, the Illinois Tollway Authority is near completion of its five-part $265-million Tri-State Tollway widening and resurfacing project.
"I'm very supportive of western access," McConnaughay said, but she said she had questions, one being that the contractor was selected under the previous tollway administration.
Other contact numbers: Skyway: Globe-0917-539-8762, Smart-0999-886-0893, and Sun-0932-854-6980; Slex: Globe-0917-687-7539; STAR Tollway: Globe-0917-511-7827, Smart-0908-511-7827; and TPLEx: Globe-0917-888-0715.
The banks, led by Banco de Oro Universal Bank, late last month approved a loan amounting to P24.2 billion for the development of a 45-kilometer, four-lane tollway that begins at the SLEX Mamplasan exit and ends at the toll plaza of Cavitex in Kawit, Cavite.
On the eve of Christmas and New Year, motorists can pass through the NAIA Expressway (NAIAx), the Skyway System, the South Luzon Expressway (SLEX), and the STAR Tollway for free in the spirit of Christmas.