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When U.S. Transportation Secretary Anthony Foxx was sworn in earlier this month, he expressed a bedrock principle that we hope will be embedded in the 2014 transportation reauthorization bill.   “Transportation is the best example of what one... Read More
An interview with Jim Whitty, ORDOT, written by Mitchell Beer Major advances are rarely won without a lot of hard work. And the entire IBTTA community owes a loud vote of thanks to Jim Whitty and his team at the Oregon Department of Transportation (... Read More
An interview with Stephan Andriuk, Deputy Executive Director of the Miami-Dade Expressway Authority and Chief Meeting Organizer of IBTTA’s Summit on All-Electronic Tolling, Managed Lanes and Interoperability, July 21-23, 2013 in Denver. In this... Read More
Written by Rob Horr, IBTTA President It’s time to start looking at the transportation infrastructure crisis as a moment of golden opportunity. With America’s highways in dire condition, we know there’s no time to lose in closing the infrastructure... Read More
Written by Mitchell Beer for IBTTA It’s been a banner year in the drive for North America-wide interoperability of electronic tolling systems. But agencies still have a long way to go to meet the four-year interoperability deadline in MAP-21, the... Read More
IBTTA’s 2013 Organization Management Workshop in Baltimore June 23-25 will feature a strategic communications session led by Communications Director Bill Cramer. In this preview, Cramer talks about the key ingredients of the campaign to position... Read More
Written by Wanda Klayman, Deputy Executive Director, IBTTA When tragedy strikes a community like Moore, Oklahoma, highways are a lifeline for evacuees and an access and supply line for first responders. Toll authorities across North America are... Read More
Written by Emanuela Stocchi, International Affairs, AISCAT (Associazione Italiana Società Concessionarie Autostrade e Trafori) Since the beginning of the year, ASECAP (the European Association of Toll Operators) and IBTTA have been working together... Read More
Coauthored by Mitchell Beer When the President proclaims a milestone like National Transportation Week, the dual purpose is to recognize significant achievements and set a course for an even brighter future. So here are three questions for the... Read More
President Obama has nominated Charlotte Mayor Anthony Foxx to be the next Secretary of Transportation with responsibility for overseeing all transportation modes (surface transportation, rail, air, maritime, etc.). The Mayor has a strong history... Read More