Tolling Points - By Bill Cramer

One of the most successful managed lane projects in the United States has taken its place as a test bed for some of the most important concepts on the road to introducing autonomous and connected vehicles on American roadways. The trials combined... Read More
The acronym V2X (vehicle-to-everything) was a big part of the buzz at the annual Consumer Electronics Show (CES 2019) in Las Vegas earlier this month, with a handful of automakers committing to deploy technologies that will enable their cars to... Read More
When hundreds of IBTTA members gather in Orlando, FL, March 31-April 2, for the association’s Annual Technology Summit, they’ll notice major changes in a conference that has helped drive the tolling industry’s embrace of new systems, services, and... Read More
A new administration is taking the reins in Connecticut with a powerful new piece of evidence in hand, after the Department of Transportation (CTDOT) reported late last year that the state could raise about $1 billion per year with the introduction... Read More
IBTTA continues to update TollMiner™, the data management and visualization tool the association introduced last year to help members assemble, understand, and communicate key strategic information about tolling and surface transportation. “We’ve... Read More
It isn’t every day that a state governor’s veto turns out to be the result of a careful search for a creative middle ground. But judging by the news coverage, that’s what’s happening in New York State, after Gov. Andrew Cuomo closed out the year by... Read More
The winds of change blew through Washington, DC last week, bringing a Democratic majority to the House of Representatives and Rep. Peter DeFazio (D-OR) became the 19th Committee Chairman of the House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee. "We... Read More
IBTTA member Bestpass blew through a major milestone in 2018, with more than 500,000 toll transponders now in place to help commercial truckers in the United States save time and money on the nation’s tolled roads, bridges, and tunnels. The Colonie... Read More
As the year draws to a close, yet another national association joined the push for federal infrastructure legislation in 2019 when the Association of Equipment Manufacturers (AEM) urged bipartisan support for a bill in the new U.S. Congress. AEM’s... Read More
With the political winds on Capitol Hill due to shift in 2019, key Congressional Democrats are already looking ahead to a year in which they hope to pass a major infrastructure bill, introduce a national vehicle miles travelled (VMT) pilot, and... Read More