Transportation http://ketr.org en Debt issues tied to SH 130 could impact toll projects http://ketr.org/post/debt-issues-tied-sh-130-could-impact-toll-projects <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">A year ago this week, a toll road opened in Central Texas that represented two milestones for the state. While its posted 85 mph speed limit&nbsp;—&nbsp;the highest in the country — drew international headlines, many state and local leaders were more interested in the road’s unique financing: A private consortium designed and built the road and agreed to operate and maintain it for 50 years in exchange for a cut of the toll revenue.&nbsp;</span></p><p></p> Wed, 23 Oct 2013 15:21:10 +0000 Aman Batheja - The Texas Tribune 44619 at http://ketr.org Debt issues tied to SH 130 could impact toll projects SURRMA Agreement Finalized for Highway 24 Widening http://ketr.org/post/surrma-agreement-finalized-highway-24-widening <p>COOPER - The Sulphur River Regional Mobility Authority has secured the funding to complete right-of-way and widening of the final stretch of State Highway 24. Thu, 18 Oct 2012 15:01:23 +0000 Cindy Roller 28420 at http://ketr.org SURRMA Agreement Finalized for Highway 24 Widening