Cover of: Express lanes & country roads | Thomas C. Parramore

Express lanes & country roads

the way we lived in North Carolina, 1920-1970
  • 110 Pages
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  • English
Published for the North Carolina Dept. of Cultural Resources by the University of North Carolina Press , Chapel Hill
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Other titlesExpress lanes and country roads.
Statement[text by Thomas C. Parramore ; research and marginalia by Jean B. Anderson ; editor, Sydney Nathans].
ContributionsNathans, Sydney., North Carolina. Dept. of Cultural Resources.
LC ClassificationsHC107.N8 P37 1983
The Physical Object
Pagination110 p. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3501472M
ISBN 100807815535, 0807841056
LC Control Number82021747

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of Cultural Resources by the University of North Carolina Press, [©] (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Thomas C Parramore; Sydney Nathans; North Carolina. Department of Cultural Resources.

• Express Lanes • The Desert Blooms. Raleigh-to-Greensboro Bus: xpress Lanes and Country Roads interprets the most dynamic century in North Carolina history. AfterNorth Carolina made great strides in industrial development—most notably in tobacco, textiles, and furniture—but labor problems remained an issue.


I PROJECT PARTNERS. I WALNUT CREEK TO SAN RAMON EXPRESS LANE. PROJECT DESCRIPTION. The Project converts existing HOV lanes to express. lanes. Together, the95 and Express Lanes stretch more than 45 miles. Explore how the Express Lanes can speed up your trip with an estimated cost of your route before hitting the road.

For a better experience download the free Express Lanes mobile app. Entry. Exit. Your Route. Camera Feed. 95 Express Lanes. The 95 and Express Lanes have multiple pricing zones and decision points for drivers. The pricing signs before a 95 and Express Lanes entrance show the cost to travel to a maximum of three upcoming exits.

When you enter the 95 or Express Lanes, you lock in your toll rate until you see another pricing sign along your drive. COVID Update. Updated 7/14/ Metro ExpressLanes call center and service centers will have limited hours of operation due to COVID Call Center – () Skip the lines and wait times!Renew your license, registration and more through the official Louisiana Office of Motor Vehicles ExpressLane portal.

All tolled trips must be taken on the 91 Express Lanes in order to count toward monthly minimum tolls and/or tolled trip discounts. The plan calculation is a recommendation only. The applicant must read the individual account agreements to determine which plan is best for them.

Two express lanes are open. Customers using the express lanes must have a SunPass or another interoperable transponder, as no cash or TOLL-BY-PLATE is accepted. Toll collection in the express lanes has begun for both northbound and southbound directions. Please refer to the overhead toll rate signs for the toll amount.

THE WAY WE LIVED IN NORTH CAROLINA in Five Volumes: Natives & Newcomers + An Independent People + Close to the Land + The Quest for Progress + Express Lanes & Country Roads.

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After the war the express highway movement gained momentum, slowly at first because of financial difficulties and the urgency of postwar reconstruction, then more rapidly. By eight U.S. states had toll roads that met express highway standards and totaled more than. Georgia Express Lanes are optional priced lanes that run alongside existing interstates in some of the most congested corridors around metro Atlanta.

These lanes provide a choice for drivers to bypass congestion when desired, offer a clear path for transit operators and add an alternative to the roads that exist today.

Express Lanes Customer Rewards. The /95/ Express Lanes offers a Customer Rewards Program for frequent travelers of the Express Lanes. We're here to help with all of your Express Lanes needs. There are several ways you can get in touch with us, but before reaching out, take a minute to see if our FAQs answer your questions.

Express Lanes FAQs. The local–express lane system is an arrangement of carriageways within a major highway where long distance traffic can use lanes with fewer interchanges compared to local traffic which use 'local' or 'collector' lanes that have access to all interchanges.

This can also be called a collector–distributor lane within a single interchange. One of the longest examples is Highway. The I South Metro Express Lanes are reversible toll lanes that run 12 miles along the median of I from McDonough Road (State Route ) in Henry County to Stockbridge Highway (State Route ) in Clayton County.

The lanes travel northbound in the morning and southbound in the evening, adding capacity to the general-purpose lanes.

New express lanes are now open. Customers choosing to travel in the new express lanes will pay a $ static toll only during the rush hour period. The static toll will be implemented Monday through Friday from AM– AM and from PM– PM.

Customers will not be charged a toll to use the express lanes during all other times. Express lanes are free to carpoolers, vanpoolers, motorcycles, transit buses and eligible clean air vehicles who follow the guidelines of each express lane : in order to travel toll-free on the I Express Lane, carpoolers and those eligible to use carpool lanes need to have a valid FasTrak Flex® toll tag set to 2 or 3+ and properly mounted in their vehicle.

The Express Lanes don’t have toll booths, meaning that there isn’t an option to pay cash on the Express Lanes. Motorcycles don’t need an E-ZPass®. If traveling with an E-ZPass® of any type, our system will identify the vehicle as a motorcycle and the account won’t be charged.

Toll roads, unlike express lanes, are not just designed to manage congestion. Tolls are a way to pay for the road, while adding new capacity. What traditional toll roads and express lanes have in common is choice – drivers can choose to travel the express lanes for the posted toll price, or use the general-purpose lanes.

To learn more about each agency visit their website: 10/ Metro ExpressLanes, Los Angeles County (Opens in a new window). Interstate 15 Express Lanes, San Diego County (Opens in a new window).

91 Freeway ExpressLanes, Orange County (Opens in a new window). State Route South Bay Expressway, San Diego County (Opens in a new window). State Route Express Lanes. Express Lanes are offered next to the free general purpose lanes to provide drivers with a choice and an option of reliable travel time, but it’s not safe to use Express Lanes as a passing lane.

While it might be tempting to use the Switchable HOV Transponder to avoid paying tolls, it is important to remember there is enforcement on the roadway. Design Manuals R.O.A.D.S. Repository for Online Access to Documentation & Standards. The R.O.A.D.S. section provides online access to all documentation and standards required for design of Georgia DOT roadway projects Please select from one of the main categories in the left navigation menu to access the desired documents or standards.

The I Extension will add 10 miles of newly-constructed express lanes north of the existing I Express Lanes in Gwinnett County, ending at Hamilton Mill Road. These lanes are scheduled to open in Fall Learn how the new I South Metro Express Lanes work.

Tolls in the express lanes will be collected electronically with an active, properly mounted SunPass or another interoperable transponder (listed on ). You cannot pay for tolls in the express lanes using cash or TOLL-BY-PLATE, as you will be considered a violator and subject to additional fees.

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In Florida, express lanes are a type of managed lane where congestion is managed with vehicle eligibility, tolling, access and separation. Express lanes are implemented to address existing congestion, enhance transit services, accommodate future regional growth and development, enhance hurricane and other emergency evacuation and improve system connectivity.

Traffic Advisory: Express Lanes Tolling Resumes June 1. On Monday, June 1, at 5 a.m., the Alameda County Transportation Commission, along with other Bay Area Express Lane operators, will resume express lanes tolling in Alameda County along Interstate and southbound on Interstate over the Sunol Grade and throughout other Bay Area counties.

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However, the I express lane project has drawn mixed reviews and controversy in South Florida.What: Express Lanes are tolled lanes that run adjacent to the free general purpose lanes on CDOT's roads. Why: Express Lanes increase roadway capacity and help manage congestion on Colorado highways by adding lanes that provide a choice to drivers.

Motorists can choose to ride the bus, carpool or pay a toll to use the Express Lanes as an alternative to the free general purpose lanes.