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February 22, 2002 - Industry News

New Jersey Scuttles Plan to Extend Big Truck Access

A New Jersey Department of Transportation plan to expand big truck routes in the state has been shot down by local opponents

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February 21, 2002 - Industry News

Plan to Ease N.J. Truck Restrictions Draws Fire

New Jersey may allow big trucks on a few more miles of currently restricted roadways, but not without controversy

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February 20, 2002 - Industry News

Trucking Groups Fight Virginia I-81 Plan

The idea of using trucks-only toll lanes to tackle the problem of interstate highway congestion in Virginia isn't sitting well with the trucking industry

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February 18, 2002 - Industry News

Truckers Advised to Use I-84 Around Salt Lake

With Olympic events at Snowbasin near I-84 in northern Utah now complete, the Utah Department of Transportation is advising truckers to use I-84 as an alternate to I-8

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February 14, 2002 - Industry News

Busy Maine Turnpike Exit Being Renovated

Exit 4 of the Maine Turnpike, the fourth-busiest on the turnpike, is being rebuilt

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February 12, 2002 - Industry News

Public Invited to Attend Meetings On I-10 Freight Corridor

Beginning today, a series of meetings are being held across the country to gather public input for how to handle freight traffic on Interstate 10

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February 11, 2002 - Industry News

Salt Lake City Expecting Heavy Traffic Today

Tuesday may be the best day to avoid Salt Lake City if you can help it

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February 8, 2002 - Industry News

California Numbering Exits

California is installing numbered exit signs based on mileage, finally coming in line with most other states

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February 6, 2002 - Industry News

Olympics Expected To Cause Highway Problems In Salt Lake City

Officials with the Utah Transportation Department and the Salt Lake Organizing Committee are advising truckers to avoid Salt Lake City if possible as the Winter Olympics get ready to kick off on Friday

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January 29, 2002 - Industry News

Texas Governor Unveils Ambitious Transportation Plan

Texas Gov. Rick Perry Monday unveiled the "Trans Texas Corridor" plan, which would incorporate toll and non-toll roads, high-speed freight and commuter rail, utilities and telecommunications infrastructure - all in the same corridors

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January 29, 2002 - Industry News

OOIDA Says Fuel Taxes On Toll Roads Unconstitutional

The Owner-Operator Independent Drivers Association has asked the U.S. Supreme Court to review the constitutionality of the collection of fuel taxes on toll roads in New York state

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January 25, 2002 - Industry News

Treasury Predicts Road-Building Fund Shortfall

Recession-year deficits and plummeting fuel tax revenues could mean bad news for highway projects

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January 24, 2002 - Industry News

Winter Makes I-84 Treacherous

While other parts of the country enjoy a mild winter, a series of whiteouts and blizzards along Interstate 84 in northeast Oregon has made this winter the worst in six years

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January 21, 2002 - Industry News

Missouri May Get PrePass

Missouri officials and PrePass are reportedly close to finalizing a deal to install PrePass pre-clearance systems at Missouri weigh stations

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January 21, 2002 - Industry News

Trucker Lanes Proposed For I-81 In Virginia

A proposal to widen I-81 in Virginia would add four truck-only toll lanes

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January 18, 2002 - Industry News

Trucks Banned From New Jersey Tunnel

A new Route 29 tunnel scheduled to open next month in Trenton, N.J., will not be an option for trucks

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January 18, 2002 - Industry News

I-24 Work Ahead Of Schedule In Nashville

Additional lanes are new open in both directions on I-24 in the Nashville area, months ahead of schedule

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January 16, 2002 - Industry News

Dangerous Portion Of Alabama's I-20 To See More Patrols

A dangerous portion of Alabama’s I-20 is about to get round-the-clock patrols in an effort to reduce traffic related injuries and deaths

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January 15, 2002 - Industry News

Oregon 219 Bridge To Close Next Two Weekends

The Oregon Department of Transportation will close Ore. 219 at the Willamette River Bridge south of Portland beginning at 10 p.m. Friday, Jan. 11

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December 31, 2001 - Industry News

Pennsylvania Looks At I-81 Widening

Pennsylvania legislators are pushing to widen Interstate 81 from Nanticoke to Clarks Summit

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December 27, 2001 - Industry News

Study: California Has Worst Roads

California's roads rank at the bottom of all 50 states in roadway quality and per capita dollars being spent to improve them, according to a new study from Transportation California

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December 26, 2001 - Industry News

New Jersey Commission To Study State Rest Areas

A joint resolution passed by the New Jersey Assembly creates a commission to study state rest areas

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December 17, 2001 - Industry News

Speed Limits Drop In Houston

In an attempt to meet federal clean air standards, Texas will cut the speed limit to 55 mph in the eight-county Houston area

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December 12, 2001 - Industry News

New Jersey Raises Speed Limits

New Jersey is raising the speed limit to 65 mph on 125 more miles of highways

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November 30, 2001 - Industry News

Congress Rejects Proposal to Commercialize Rest Areas

A provision in the transportation appropriations bill that would have allowed California to experiment with public/private partnerships at rest areas has died

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