Toll Lanes

(credit: NTTA)

Dallas Considers Converting HOV Lanes To Toll Lanes

A proposed toll lane may put a price on one of Dallas county’s last toll-free major highways.

08/25/2014

Central Expressway at Woodall Rodgers

Leaders Fight Central Expressway Managed Toll Lane Proposal

If you live, work, or play in Collin County — you know the drill. Get on a toll road to get where you want to go. There’s the George Bush, the Sam Rayburn and the Dallas North Tollway. Now, tolls could eventually come to Central Expressway.

CBSDFW.COM–07/10/2014

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More Toll Lanes To Open On LBJ Freeway

The quickly growing network of managed toll lanes across North Texas expands even further this week with the opening of the second phase of the LBJ Express.

07/08/2014

TEXpress

LBJ TEXpress Toll Lanes Set To Open Next Month

On December 14, TxDOT will open 3.2 miles of the LBJ Express toll road. The full, 13-mile project is slated for completion in 2015. Including frontage roads, the project widens LBJ to 22 lanes — four of them TEXpress toll lanes.

Four of the 22 lanes are toll road, dubbed the “TEXpress”.

CBS 11–11/13/2013

DFW TOLL

Technical Glitch Causes Big Delays For Some Airport Toll Users

Cars crowded the north exit plazas at DFW Airport Monday morning and afternoon. One honk, then another, and another echoed throughout the area. All the noise came from drivers feeling frustrated after being stuck at the airport.

CBS 11–10/21/2013

Texas drivers use the shoulder of an Interstate during a traffic jam. (credit: Lawrence Jenkins/Getty Images)

Experts: Texas Heading Toward A Transportation Crisis

Some experts claim Texas is headed for a transportation crisis unless the state comes up with more money for highways. The current gasoline tax paid when you fill up at the pump doesn’t come close to keeping up with building and maintaining Texas highways.

CBSDFW.COM–12/05/2012

(credit: North Texas Tollway Authority)

NTTA ‘Top Violator’ List Trimmed, Only 24K Outstanding

Last month, the North Texas Tollway Authority (NTTA) posted an online list of the states top violators and while hundreds of people paid up the majority of scofflaws are still wanted.

08/02/2012

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Cyberthieves Attempt To Hack Texas TxTag Accounts

More than 1,600 Texas Department of Transportation TxTag account holders can expect a credit to their accounts following a cyberattack. The cyber-theft has resulted in some $46,000 having to be credited back to customer accounts.

04/20/2012

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Extreme Toll Violators Heated Topic At NTTA Board Meeting

The board of the North Texas Tollway Authority (NTTA) wants to get tough on toll road drivers who owe the agency thousands of dollars individually.

07/21/2011

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Toll Violators Owe NTTA More Than $1,000,000

Some North Texas toll road users have been ignoring the bills they get in the mail. The North Texas Tollway Authority (NTTA) is owed more than $1,200,000 by just a handful of violators.

07/18/2011