Managed Lanes: Optimal Application for DMS with Custom Options

Posted by Mike McKay on Nov 7, 2017 7:42:05 PM

 

With the continued burden of finding funding sources for US urban roadways construction and maintenance, state agencies and regional transportation commissions are employing segmented toll opportunities which often require little infrastructure adjustment- converting urban freeway High Occupancy Lanes to income producing toll lanes,  commonly known as managed lanes. The challenge faced by DOT is to inform drivers of the rules applicable to the managed lanes. Are the lanes open? What is the toll rate? The only way to inform all drivers is to use Dynamic Message Signs,

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Topics: DMS Messenger 5000, Managed Lanes