Texas Transportation
10:21 am
Wed October 23, 2013

Debt issues tied to SH 130 could impact toll projects

Speed limit on the new portion of SH130 will be 85MPH as the opening ceremonies for the final southern portion of SH130 toll road from Georgetown, TX north of Austin to Seguin near San Antonio.
Bob Daemmrich The Texas Tribune

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 — 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. 

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10:01 am
Thu October 18, 2012

SURRMA Agreement Finalized for Highway 24 Widening

Delbert Horton
Cindy Roller KETR/Cooper Review

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.

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