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WCSH 6 Portland
Portland attorney Peter Detroy dies at 68Saturday. He was 68-years-old. DeTroy worked on several high-profile cases.
Portland attorney Peter Detroy dies at 68
WCSH 6 Portland / Posted 11 hours ago
Saturday. He was 68-years-old. DeTroy worked on several high-profile cases. He represented the former head of the Maine Turnpike Authority, Paul Violette, who had stolen money from the agency. Last year, DeTroy won a defamation case that... Read more
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WLBZ Bangor
Portland attorney Peter Detroy dies at 68Saturday. He was 68-years-old. DeTroy worked on several high-profile cases.
Portland attorney Peter Detroy dies at 68
WLBZ Bangor / Posted 11 hours ago
Saturday. He was 68-years-old. DeTroy worked on several high-profile cases. He represented the former head of the Maine Turnpike Authority, Paul Violette, who had stolen money from the agency. Last year, DeTroy won a defamation case that... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Summer heat and sun bring Jersey Shore large crowds and optimismwell before noon. The sheer volume of motorists on both roadways was contributi
Summer heat and sun bring Jersey Shore large crowds and optimism
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 2 days ago
well before noon. The sheer volume of motorists on both roadways was contributing to stop-and-go traffic, according to the Turnpike Authority, which runs both roads. The parking lots at Island Beach State Park filled quickly, with the park closed... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
More cars expected on Maine roads for Memorial Day weekendlevel since 2005. This year also marks the lowest average gas prices across the
More cars expected on Maine roads for Memorial Day weekend
Bangor Daily News / Posted 4 days ago
level since 2005. This year also marks the lowest average gas prices across the country since that same year. The Maine Turnpike Authority expects the weekend will continue steady traffic growth seen so far this year, with an expected 930,000... Read more
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NJ.com
Lawmaker: N.J. roads can be fixed without gas tax hikecosts, including debt payments, Medicaid and public pensions. Beck would conso
Lawmaker: N.J. roads can be fixed without gas tax hike
NJ.com / Posted 4 days ago
costs, including debt payments, Medicaid and public pensions. Beck would consolidate the Department of Transportation, Turnpike Authority, NJ Transit, the South Jersey Transportation Authority and the Transportation Trust Fund Authority. It's a... Read more
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The Oklahoman
Memorial Day weekend travel to be affected by Oklahoma road workCounty, U.S. 69 from SH 63 north to McAlester is narrowed for resurfacing. For
Memorial Day weekend travel to be affected by Oklahoma road work
The Oklahoman / Posted 6 days ago
County, U.S. 69 from SH 63 north to McAlester is narrowed for resurfacing. For turnpike information call the Oklahoma Turnpike Authority at 425-3600 or visit pikepass.com. The left lane of eastbound U.S. 64/SH 51, The Broken Arrow Expressway,... Read more
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The Oklahoman
Memorial Day weekend travel to be affected by Oklahoma road work69 from State Highway 63 north to McAlester is narrowed for resurfacing. For t
Memorial Day weekend travel to be affected by Oklahoma road work
The Oklahoman / Posted 6 days ago
69 from State Highway 63 north to McAlester is narrowed for resurfacing. For turnpike information contact the Oklahoma Turnpike Authority at 405-425-3600 or visit pikepass.com. US-64/SH-51 (Broken Arrow Expressway) narrowed at US-75 The left... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Bikers on Run to the Wall injured in Interstate 70 crash near Wamegomiles east of downtown Topeka on I-70. There, bikers were able to top off thei
Bikers on Run to the Wall injured in Interstate 70 crash near Wamego
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 7 days ago
miles east of downtown Topeka on I-70. There, bikers were able to top off their tanks with gasoline courtesy of the Kansas Turnpike Authority. The ABATE motorcycle group of Kansas paid the turnpike tolls for the bikers. Run for the Wall is an... Read more
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Berkshire Eagle
$3 million Routes 7, 20 project expected to cause traffic headachesengineering from Norwich (Vt.) University, originally was hired by longtime Dis
$3 million Routes 7, 20 project expected to cause traffic headaches
Berkshire Eagle / Posted 11 days ago
engineering from Norwich (Vt.) University, originally was hired by longtime District 1 Highway Engineer Ross Dindio. He left in 2006 for a post as chief of operations at the Massachusetts Turnpike Authority. Contact Clarence Fanto at 413-637... Read more
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WCSH 6 Portland
Mainers will join many on the road on Memorial Dayin Maine to be at about $2.32 a gallon. All that savings means Mainers better
Mainers will join many on the road on Memorial Day
WCSH 6 Portland / Posted 11 days ago
in Maine to be at about $2.32 a gallon. All that savings means Mainers better buckle up for the slow ride ahead. The Maine Turnpike authority says peak travel hours for next weekend are from 4 pm to 8 pm heading north on Friday, and from 4 pm to 7... Read more
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The Oklahoman
Proposed turnpike draws protesters at Capitollose their homes and land, Wednesday's rally was a direct challenge to Gov. Mar
Proposed turnpike draws protesters at Capitol
The Oklahoman / Posted 12 days ago
lose their homes and land, Wednesday's rally was a direct challenge to Gov. Mary Fallin's administration and the Oklahoma Turnpike Authority, or OTA. Speakers repeatedly called upon Fallin and the authority to reexamine the $300 million project... Read more
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The Courier
Transurban: the making of a monsterUS, private roads are relatively rare. All the largest toll roads, by revenue,
Transurban: the making of a monster
The Courier / Posted 18 days ago
US, private roads are relatively rare. All the largest toll roads, by revenue, are publicly owned, including the New Jersey Turnpike Authority and Pennsylvania Turnpike Commission. The company's foothold, some say stranglehold, on Australia's three... Read more
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The Age
The Frankenstein of Australian citiesUS, private roads are relatively rare. All the largest toll roads, by revenue,
The Frankenstein of Australian cities
The Age / Posted 18 days ago
US, private roads are relatively rare. All the largest toll roads, by revenue, are publicly owned, including the New Jersey Turnpike Authority and Pennsylvania Turnpike Commission. The company's foothold, some say stranglehold, on Australia's three... Read more
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The Border Mail
Transurban: the making of a monsterUS, private roads are relatively rare. All the largest toll roads, by revenue,
Transurban: the making of a monster
The Border Mail / Posted 18 days ago
US, private roads are relatively rare. All the largest toll roads, by revenue, are publicly owned, including the New Jersey Turnpike Authority and Pennsylvania Turnpike Commission. The company's foothold, some say stranglehold, on Australia's three... Read more
5 related stories
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The Border Mail
Transurban: the making of a monsterUS, private roads are relatively rare. All the largest toll roads, by revenue,
Transurban: the making of a monster
The Border Mail / Posted 18 days ago
US, private roads are relatively rare. All the largest toll roads, by revenue, are publicly owned, including the New Jersey Turnpike Authority and Pennsylvania Turnpike Commission. The company's foothold, some say stranglehold, on Australia's three... Read more
5 related stories
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KMBC-TV Kansas City
New Kansas law aimed at collecting unpaid turnpike tollsstarting in 2018. Gov. Sam Brownback signed the measure into law Friday. The
New Kansas law aimed at collecting unpaid turnpike tolls
KMBC-TV Kansas City / Posted 24 days ago
starting in 2018. Gov. Sam Brownback signed the measure into law Friday. The bill arose from a proposal from the Kansas Turnpike Authority, which oversees the state's only toll road and told lawmakers it is considering putting up gateless toll... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Gov. Brownback signs drone stalking, toll road bills and 11 othersowners of vehicles tagged in Kansas would be required to pay fines or fees grea
Gov. Brownback signs drone stalking, toll road bills and 11 others
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 24 days ago
owners of vehicles tagged in Kansas would be required to pay fines or fees greater than $100 related to use of the Kansas Turnpike Authority prior to renewing registration of the car or truck. The law encased in Senate Bill 373 would take effect... Read more
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KOCO 5 Oklahoma City
Lawmaker calls for state to put a pause on new turnpikessaying is if we stop the cross pledging we will see a light at the end of the t
Lawmaker calls for state to put a pause on new turnpikes
KOCO 5 Oklahoma City / Posted 25 days ago
saying is if we stop the cross pledging we will see a light at the end of the tunnel.” In a statement from the Oklahoma Turnpike Authority, officials said that cross pledging is what allowed both the Kilpatrick and Creek turnpikes to be... Read more
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KOCO 5 Oklahoma City
OHP says public safety could become problem due to trooper shortagepeople. The size of our agency has not.” The academy was cancelled this year b
OHP says public safety could become problem due to trooper shortage
KOCO 5 Oklahoma City / Posted 26 days ago
people. The size of our agency has not.” The academy was cancelled this year because of budget shortfalls. The Oklahoma Turnpike Authority stepped in, helping fund the hiring of 29 troopers, but that’s not enough to cover the gap. Adams doesn’t... Read more
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The Oklahoman
OK turnpike projection issues don't erase need for new roadsOFFICIALS with the Oklahoma Turnpike Authority have been getting an earful from
OK turnpike projection issues don't erase need for new roads
The Oklahoman / Posted 27 days ago
OFFICIALS with the Oklahoma Turnpike Authority have been getting an earful from residents in eastern Oklahoma County over plans to build a turnpike in that part of the metro. New reporting about faulty traffic and revenue projections with previous... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Car becomes fully engulfed on Interstate 70 in East TopekaA vehicle became fully engulfed in fire on Interstate 70 around 5:10 p.m. Tuesd
Car becomes fully engulfed on Interstate 70 in East Topeka
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 27 days ago
A vehicle became fully engulfed in fire on Interstate 70 around 5:10 p.m. Tuesday. No one was inside the car, a Kansas Turnpike Authority official said. The vehicle was in a parking lot just before the eastbound toll booth plaza onto the Kansas... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Car becomes fully engulfed on Kansas Turnpike in East TopekaA vehicle became fully engulfed on the Kansas Turnpike around 5:10 p.m. Tuesday
Car becomes fully engulfed on Kansas Turnpike in East Topeka
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 27 days ago
A vehicle became fully engulfed on the Kansas Turnpike around 5:10 p.m. Tuesday. No one was inside the car, a Kansas Turnpike Authority official said. The vehicle was near exit 183, close to the intersection of Interstate 470 and 70 in east... Read more
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Great Bend Tribune
‘All things are starting to align’who don’t access to rail service or need expanded warehousing, Cedeno said. Th
‘All things are starting to align’
Great Bend Tribune / Posted 27 days ago
who don’t access to rail service or need expanded warehousing, Cedeno said. The Kansas Department of Transportation/Kansas Turnpike Authority Transload Facility Site Analysis Committee selected the finalists from 111 proposals. Great Bend and... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Tractor-trailer crash in Farmingdale slows I-95 commuteon Interstate 95 in Farmingdale was snarled Monday morning by a crash involving
Tractor-trailer crash in Farmingdale slows I-95 commute
Bangor Daily News / Posted 29 days ago
on Interstate 95 in Farmingdale was snarled Monday morning by a crash involving a tractor-trailer, according to the Maine Turnpike Authority. The crash occurred around 1:30 a.m. Monday at Mile 105 in the southbound lane, and crews have spent much... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Tractor-trailer crash in Farmingdale slows I-95 commuteon Interstate 95 in Farmingdale was snarled Monday morning by a crash involving
Tractor-trailer crash in Farmingdale slows I-95 commute
Bangor Daily News / Posted 29 days ago
on Interstate 95 in Farmingdale was snarled Monday morning by a crash involving a tractor-trailer, according to the Maine Turnpike Authority. The crash occurred around 1:30 a.m. Monday at Mile 105 in the southbound lane, and crews have spent much... Read more
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The Oklahoman
Playoffs practice reportburns huge pile of ivory tusks to protest poaching US once again forced to tur
Playoffs practice report
The Oklahoman / Posted 29 days ago
burns huge pile of ivory tusks to protest poaching US once again forced to turn to Russia for help on Syria Oklahoma Turnpike Authority has history of inflated projections Elephants to perform for final time at Ringling Bros. circus Valley... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Maine business, tourism officials say signs point to busy summer, despite weak Canadian dollarpredictions come on the heels of an incredibly successful 2015 summer. Doug Dav
Maine business, tourism officials say signs point to busy summer, despite weak Canadian dollar
Bangor Daily News / Posted 30 days ago
predictions come on the heels of an incredibly successful 2015 summer. Doug Davidson, chief financial officer of the Maine Turnpike Authority, said the year-end traffic transactions on the turnpike in 2015 were up 5.2 percent over 2014, “which was... Read more
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NJ.com
Volunteers remove 15 tons of litter from Jersey City streetsand spending the day beautifying their neighborhoods and cleaning up litter," F
Volunteers remove 15 tons of litter from Jersey City streets
NJ.com / Posted 1 months ago
and spending the day beautifying their neighborhoods and cleaning up litter," Fulop said. Volunteers from the New Jersey Turnpike Authority, the Port Authority, the Jersey City Parks Coalition, neighborhood associations and Bike JC particiapted... Read more

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