interstate highway

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Noun1.interstate highway - one of the system of highways linking major cities in the 48 contiguous states of the United States
highway, main road - a major road for any form of motor transport
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The construction repair project will impact the primary lanes and may cause temporary lane closures and diversions for those traveling north on Interstate Highway 35 from Laredo, Texas.
The TRIP report, "The Interstate Highway System Turns 60: Challenges to Its Ability to Continue to Save Lives, Time and Money," finds that while the Interstate Highway System represents only 2.
Federal law currently prohibits the use of tolls on existing interstate highway lanes, with two exceptions.
The report makes the case for lifting the federal prohibition on tolling existing lanes of the Interstate highway system: "As the reality of the cost of Interstate reconstruction and modernization sinks in at the legislative level, and the low cost and convenience of all-electronic toll collection becomes better understood, erected officials may catch up with public sentiment that is already receptive to tolling as better than (or less bad than) increases in transportation taxes to pay for major new investments in highway infrastructure.
The bill removed the requirement that a highway segment must be connected to an existing interstate highway before it can be added to the interstate highway system.
The M-4 interstate highway ensures communication with Georgia.
If you think of the Interstate Highway System as a concrete belt, it is currently long enough to wrap around the equator--twice.
states to use tolling on a pilot basis to finance Interstate construction and reconstruction, and to establish toils for existing Interstate highways to fund the new Super Highway corridors.
To recognize the vision and the achievement of the Interstate Highway System, AASHTO and its partners are recreating that historic convoy; this time from San Francisco to Washington, DC.
However, the completion of a new Interstate highway stretching from the Carolinas to the Canadian border at Sault Ste.
It may be tough for the scrap industry to gain friends among the Cleveland motorists who had to change tires along an interstate highway in sub-freezing temperatures.

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