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Thursday, February 19, 2009

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Failed Toll Road Experiment in Orange County is Subject of New Blog's Investigative Series


http://www.ocprogressive.com/showDiary.do?diaryId=11

1/27/2009--The private Orange County Toll Road experiment now has enough history to be deemed a failure. An examination of the quasi-private toll roads in Orange County shows that toll roads are not a cost-effective way of delivering roads to the Orange County driving public.

Of the four authorized toll road projects, one was never built, one was bought out by the government, one cannot be completed, and the worst one is now insolvent and headed for bankruptcy...

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