HOV


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HOV

abbr.
high-occupancy vehicle

HOV

high-occupancy vehicle: one with two or more passengers.
[1990–95, Amer.]
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The study by the Los Angeles-based think tank suggests converting HOV car-pool lanes to HOT lanes in eight of the nation's most-congested metropolitan areas.
During the fourth quarter of 2009, HOV announced the termination of its $300 million revolving credit facility, which provided $100 million of borrowings for general corporate purposes and $200 million for the issuance of letters of credit.
280; Convert HOV lane and construct additional express lane between I-280 and Route 87; Convert HOV lane to
HOVs cut congestion, shorten trip times, save fuel, reduce exhaust pollution, increase traffic-carrying capacity, prolong vehicle service life, reduce accidents (by discouraging dangerous lane weaving), and even make drivers happier and safer by soothing their nerves.
Over the past few quarters, HOV has lowered its absolute debt level through the repurchase of debt in open market transactions and cash tender offers.
The point of an HOV lane is to reduce traffic, that's for certain.
One would expect such an extensive, expensive undertaking in thecongestion capitol of America would reflect evidence that HOV lanes actuallyreduce rush hour freeway congestion, thus reducing pollution (vehicles pollute more in slower, congested driving).
HOV Dry Run- Members of the MMDA monitor drivers along EDSA during the first day of the dry run of HOV or High Occupancy Vehicle, which is the fifth lane or leftmost lane on EDSA, designated as a lane for vehicles transporting two or more people.
During its weeklong test, the MMDA monitored 27,524 vehicles on the HOV lane.
Once the test run of the HOV ends, the MMDA plans to apprehend violators.