Daily News Briefs, September 23, 2016

NJ Democrats "Are Not Ruling Out" Impeachment Proceedings against Governor Christie
Bridgegate Trial Wrap: PANYNJ Head Says Wildstein Was "Culprit" behind Lane Closings
CFX Seeks New Board Chair Following Cadwell's Primary Election Loss
Opponents Gear Up to Battle TX Turnpike Corp's 105 Toll Road Proposal
THEA's Connected Vehicle Pilot Advances
Hawaii Considering Road Usage Charge Program
Lawmakers Scrutinize IL Tollway Board's Handling of Minority Contractor's Bid
IL Tollway Reaches $96 Million Land Deal for O'Hare Western Bypass, but Project Remains in Jeopardy
RITBA Starts Construction at Newport Pell Bridge as Part of Ten-Year Capital Campaign
Moody's Report on NJ Turnpike Gains Traction
Reason Foundation Report on Road Spending Hits MA and NJ on ROI
RI Progressive Democrats Push to Reopen Truck Toll Plan. 6/10 Connector Plan at Issue.
"In the Public Interest" Leader Takes a Run at the SH 130 Bankruptcy

Daily News Briefs, September 22, 2016

Bridgegate: How did PANYNJ Police Lose Control of the GW Bridge?
Bridgegate Trial Wrap: PANYNJ Executive Director Foye Testifies
Governor Christie's Poll Numbers Drop . . . and This Was before the Bridgegate Trial Started
WV Parkways Director Barr Testifies on Bridge Repairs, Financial Impact of Eliminating Tolls
State IG Hits MassDOT for Turnpike Towing Contract Award. (One Bidder Offers to Charge $1 per Tow.)
Subcontractors Resume Work on I-69 Project in Indiana
Fairfax County Supervisors Press VDOT to Bar Trucks from New I-66 Toll Lanes
Attempt to Stop CDOT's Launch of C-470 Expansion while Lawsuit Is Pending
CTRMA Faces Possible Preliminary Injunction on SH 45 SW Project
Texas County and NTTA Agree to Block Vehicle Registration Renewals for Motorists with Unpaid Tolls
NY Thruway Toll Scofflaws Spur More Collection Efforts and Concerns
Officials Eye AET for Card Sound Road in the FL Keys
The East End Bridge Is "Coming Together"
WA Newspaper Conducts Reader Survey as Anniversary of I-405 Express Toll Lanes Nears
DC Region Survey Says Commuters Who Walk, Bike or Share Are Happier
Austin Chamber Report Says Easing Congestion Hinges on Revised Land Development Code
Moody's on FDOT Turnpike Revenue Bonds

Daily News Briefs, September 21, 2016

Bridgegate Trial: Fort Lee Mayor Testifies about Giants Tickets, Lunch at the Governor's Mansion and Then . . . Gridlock
WV Parkways Chief Says Converting Tollway to Freeway Is No Easy Lift
NHTSA Regs for Self-Driving Cars Receive "Mixed Reaction" from Industry, Safety Groups
TxDOT's I-35 Open House: Public Helps with Choice of Underpass or Overpass. Express Lanes Also Figure in the Plan.
First Responders to Receive Training for I-75 Reversible Toll Lanes
Preliminary Agreement on Houbolt Road Toll Bridge Announced
DelDOT to Wrap up 132-Day I-95 Bridge Project in 38 Days
Article on Mass Turnpike's AET Conversion Focuses on Privacy, Toll Rates and Payment Questions
PA Turnpike's Review of Construction Projects to Continue
Conservative Think Tank Argues It's Time to Solve the PA Turnpike's "Financial Mess"
Dallas Columnist Is Haunted by Specter of Trinity Toll Road "Rising from the Grave"
More on a Potential Tolled, P3 Extension of I-49 in Arkansas
Collin County (TX) Commissioners Adopt 2017 Budget for Roads and Toll Authority
KTA Announces Construction Schedule for Raising Ten Bridges
China Toll Roads Report Losses of $48 Billion in 2015

Daily News Briefs, September 20, 2016

MD Community and Business Leaders Push Hard for I-270 Improvements, Including Express Lanes
Bridgegate Trial Opens: Feds Say Christie Knew about Lane Closings. Defense Calls Star Prosecution Witness Bad Names.
IDOT's I-55 Managed Lanes RFI Kindles Considerable Interest
PANYNJ Steps Up Security Following Bomb Explosions
Drone Used to Inspect Ohio Turnpike Bridge Crashed after Demonstration
Wisconsin Lawmakers Talk Up Tolling as Funding Impasse Persists
"No Signs" on US Side the Gordie Howe Bridge Is Coming Any Time Soon
Peace Bridge Toll Plaza Hosts Test of Energy Generating Devices
CA Ballot Question on Infrastructure Called a "Skunk at the Establishment Picnic"
FDOT Cracks Down on Express Lanes "Suicide-Commando-Like" Lane-Diving
Baltimore Ravens Players Hand Out Free Passes at Ft. McHenry Toll Plaza
RITBA to Share Data with Waze
TIC Launches Ad Campaign to Boost Port Mann Bridge Use
Caltrans I-80 Smart Corridor Project Is "Fully Activated"

Daily News Briefs, September 19, 2016

More Detail on CTRMA's Study of an Austin Aerial Gondola System
Arkansas Officials Study P3 Approach and Tolls for I-49 Expansion
San Antonio Express-News Report on SH 130 Bankruptcy
Moody's Raises Questions about Future NJ Turnpike Toll Hikes, Impact on Traffic
LBJ Managed Express Lanes Are Doing the Job, Says Infrastructure Group
MassDOT's Tinlin Is "Proud" of Effort to Assist Toll Collectors Displaced by AET
I-580 Express Lanes Grace Period Ends
FDOT to Host Public Meeting on New Okaloosa Island Bridge
Business People Oppose Lake Pontchartrain Causeway Toll Hike for $103 Million in Safety Improvements
"Game Day" for the Bridgegate Trial
Berkshire Residents React to MA Turnpike's Proposed Post-AET Toll Rates
Proposed Third Lane and Bike Lane for Richmond-San Rafael Bridge Clear Key Hurdle
Canadian Dollar's Strength Reduces Cost of International Bridge Crossing
Two CT Lawmakers Debate Tolling
Fitch Affirms Rating of Chesapeake Bridge and Tunnel District Bonds
Fitch Affirms 'A+' Rating of MassDOT MHS Revenue Bonds
Fitch Affirms Rating of Mass Turnpike Revenue Bonds
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