WSB Radio held an information session with transportation leaders this week about the metro area express toll lanes. With the Northwest Corridor reversible Express Toll Lanes (I-75/575) expected to be operational by Labor Day, the learning curve is steep. Listen to the program podcast here
; read the highlights below.
Highlights of the Northwest Corridor Reversible Express Toll Lanes on I-75/575
: A uniform pricing approach. During non-demand hours, (about midnight–5AM), the toll will be a flat 50 cents per trip, regardless of length. Otherwise, a minimum charge of 10 cents per mile.
: The goal is to keep traffic moving at a minimum of 45 mph.
: There are 10 new points of entry.…