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Initech Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Sep-16-11 09:55 AM
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27. Also coming relatively soon to LA.
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  -"Lexus Lanes" - HOV Toll Lanes RamblingRose  Sep-16-11 06:46 AM   #0 
  - and so it begins....well, escalates. :( n/t  OneGrassRoot   Sep-16-11 06:47 AM   #1 
  - It began ages ago  malaise   Sep-16-11 06:52 AM   #3 
     - Where would one find such an airport? I've never heard of this  Ben Gay   Sep-16-11 06:30 PM   #36 
        - It's federal law that if an airport accepts federal funds, the airport must be public access  Major Nikon   Sep-16-11 07:33 PM   #39 
           - Yes, that's correct...it's why I asked the question.  Ben Gay   Sep-17-11 11:20 AM   #41 
  - "The project is not expected to be self-supporting"  trotsky   Sep-16-11 06:50 AM   #2 
  - It makes sense if income distribution is very unequal and few can afford it.  Selatius   Sep-16-11 06:53 AM   #4 
  - The point, of course, is that it's foolish to have a mostly-empty HOV lane sitting idle.  Tesha   Sep-16-11 08:40 AM   #21 
  - Here are more articles/blogs about it:  OneGrassRoot   Sep-16-11 06:55 AM   #5 
  - Their support has been based on the revenues being used for public transit  RamblingRose   Sep-16-11 07:59 AM   #19 
     - I need to educate myself much more...  OneGrassRoot   Sep-16-11 08:02 AM   #20 
  - They are adding them here in No. Virginia. n/t  FSogol   Sep-16-11 06:55 AM   #6 
  - They plan on that here in Central Florida  Mugweed   Sep-16-11 06:56 AM   #7 
  - What a mess that will be.  trumad   Sep-16-11 07:09 AM   #8 
     - Orlando is an urban sprawl nightmare. Its mass transit grid is woefully inadequate.  Selatius   Sep-16-11 07:17 AM   #10 
        - They've been kicking ideas around for I-4 for years  trumad   Sep-16-11 07:28 AM   #13 
  - what a joke  Locrian   Sep-16-11 07:16 AM   #9 
  - In my view it's probably self limiting really..  Fumesucker   Sep-16-11 07:21 AM   #12 
  - Anything that gets Lexiniti drivers off the general roadways  kentauros   Sep-16-11 07:21 AM   #11 
  - My wife and I will be taking a trip to look at moving west  wilt the stilt   Sep-16-11 07:29 AM   #14 
  - Well, don't come to AZ...  blueamy66   Sep-16-11 07:36 AM   #16 
  - Northern Atlanta suburbs= T-bagger heaven  n2doc   Sep-16-11 07:32 AM   #15 
  - Really? I thought it ws Cobb (Newt country) that was like that.  KamaAina   Sep-16-11 03:42 PM   #31 
  - It's worse than you think: non-compete clauses prevent NEW roads  jpljr77   Sep-16-11 07:42 AM   #17 
  - There is ONE way to compete with that: telecommuting.  kentauros   Sep-16-11 09:01 AM   #23 
     - I wouldn't go so far.  jpljr77   Sep-16-11 03:27 PM   #29 
        - You can still do that.  kentauros   Sep-16-11 03:50 PM   #33 
  - I just want a hood-mounted rocket launcher.  Bake   Sep-16-11 07:44 AM   #18 
  - It's already like this in Miami  RockaFowler   Sep-16-11 08:59 AM   #22 
  - Soon there will be a coin slot at every stoplight  Major Nikon   Sep-16-11 09:22 AM   #24 
  - It won't be like that at all...  jmowreader   Sep-16-11 04:59 PM   #34 
  - Sounds like the Garden State Parkway  badtoworse   Sep-16-11 05:30 PM   #35 
  - HOT lanes are a way of optimizing traffic...  brooklynite   Sep-16-11 09:30 AM   #25 
  - Coming (relatively) soon to Dallas.  MilesColtrane   Sep-16-11 09:52 AM   #26 
  - Also coming relatively soon to LA.  Initech   Sep-16-11 09:55 AM   #27 
  - DFW  7wo7rees   Sep-16-11 11:02 AM   #28 
  - They're scattered around the Bay Area  KamaAina   Sep-16-11 03:39 PM   #30 
  - Minneapolis-St,Paul  Angry Dragon   Sep-16-11 03:45 PM   #32 
  - Yes, we've had them for years n/t  cyglet   Sep-16-11 07:41 PM   #40 
  - Lexus Lanes sounds like a porn star.  flvegan   Sep-16-11 06:39 PM   #37 
  - Miami. And from what I hear, they work great.  Shagbark Hickory   Sep-16-11 06:39 PM   #38 
 

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