News Articles

NET RMA Distracted Driver Prevention Campaign lauched, CBS 19 (6/7)


Study:  Rapid strength concrete holds up on California Roads, For Construction Pros (6/2)


NET RMA Distracted Drivers Scholarships awarded, KETK-TV (5/25)


New Solutions for old problems, Purdue University (5/26)


License Plate Readers add real-time alerts for missing kids, Government Technology (5/21)


Indiana officials choose Texas firm for tolling services, WDRB-TV/WMYO-TV (Louisville, KY)(5/20)


Oklahoma travel app enhances driving experience, The Trucker (5/5)


Off-the-shelf tech to aid shift to electronic tolling,Tolling Points (5/4)


Texas toll road extension breaks ground, Community Impact Newspaper (Texas) (4/28)


Toll road traffic levels beginning to stabilize, Fitch Ratings (4/27)


Smart concrete pavement to be tested in Kansas,  WDAF-TV (Kansas City, Mo.) (4/22)  


Lampposts could become smart cities’ hubs,  ZDNet (4/22)


Truck-stop company revs up alternative-energy efforts,  The Wall Street Journal (4/22)  


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Trucking, tolling find common purpose in pandemic, Tolling Points (4/13)


AVs could give people with disabilities greater mobility,  Forbes (tiered subscription model) (4/11)


Wyo. employs drones in variety of roadway roles, Jackson Hole News & Guide (Wyo.)(4/7) 


Texas tolling technology research center opens, ITS International online (UL)(4/6)


Officials differ on tolled lanes for Texas I-35 project, Austin Monitor (Texas) (4/2)


5 AV shuttles take to the roads of Arlington, Texas, Government Technology (3/26)


The pandemic offers lessons in transportation, Smart Brief (3/22)


Governor reappoints Longview woman officer of NETRMA, KLTV (3/18) 


Texas toll road traffic exceeds expectations, Houston Chronicle (3/15)


City of Lindale sees spur of new business, CBS19 (3/9)


Texas highway sensitive to its environment, Roads & Bridges Online (3/4)


Central Texas receives TIFIA Loan, KVUE-TV (3/2)


Cherokee County Airport takes first steps towards expansion, Jacksonville Progress (2/25)


Bass to serve as executive director for Texas agency, Community Impact (1/27)


Mike Heiligenstein officially steps down from CTRMA,Tolling Points (1/26)


Texas toll road improvements continue, San Marcos Corridor News (Texas)(1/24)


Austin Chamber of Commerce awarded national Deal of the Year award for bringing Telsa to Texas, KVUE.com, (1/7)


How EVs and chips could reduce carbon footprint in autos, Semiconductor Engineering (12/3) 


Texas group pushes for more toll roads, KEYE-TV (Austin, Texas)(11/10) 


Security features can curb distracted drivingAnatytics Insight (11/9)  


Minnesota uses surface treatment to improve road safety, Equipment World (11/6) 


Support grows for South Padre Island tolled causeway, Rio Grande Guardian (McAllen, Texas (11/4)


Texas county makes changes to EZ Tag system, KTRK-TV (Houston) (10/26)


Experts: Gas taxes can’t continue to fund infrastructure, Smart Cities Dive  (10/26/20)


Construction of Hawkins Parkway traffic signal to begin in January Longview News – Journal 10/21/20


Unmanned Aerial Vehiles (UAVs) – drones and the future of city traffic management – Smart Cties Dive 10-13-20


Houston area beltway honors slain deputy – KHOU-TV (Houston) 10-7-20


Traffic volumes returning to nation’s toll roads – Tolling Points 10-6-20 


Arizona adopts real-time parking data for truckers, Arizona Daily Star (Tucson) 10-05-20


Research aims to make GPS alternatives viable, Discover magazine online 9-30-20 


Texas drivers can now use app for payments IBTTA SmartBrief 9-25-2020


NET RMA Appoints Glenn Green as New Executive Director  9-15-2020


Vernon Webb chosen new district engineer, TxDOT 9-20-2020


Connected vehicle technology to be tested in Texas, IBTTA SmartBrief 9-3-20


Texas tollway tests wrong-way driver alert system,IBTTA SmartBrief 9-2-20


SkyDrive readies eVTOL ‘flying car’ for its first public sortie Flight Global 7-13-2020


Austin and NTT sign partnership on mobility data Cities Today 6-1-2020


TxDOT Names Starkes as New Area Engineer in Marshall TxDOT 4-14-2020


Building roads from plastic recyclables University of Texas at Arlington 4-10-2020


Cloud-based traffic management equipment aiding safety and planning in Arkansas Traffic Technology Today 3-27-2020


Waymo gamifies self-driving car data and wants everyone involved  Road Show (by CNET) 3-23-2020


Will Truck Convoying Be The First Viable Commercial Application For AV Technology? Forbes 3-21-2020


Tesla trails Waymo, Cruise and others in self-driving strategy, study claims  Road Show (by CNET) 3-18-2020


UBC engineers steer road-building breakthrough  Business in Vancouver (British Columbia)  3-13-2020


Supporting Autonomous Vehicles With Smart Roads Wards Auto 3-11-2020


Houston area connectors project to start in May Houston Chronicle 3-4-2020


Waymo’s next-gen self-driving tech can see what’s happening 500 meters ahead  Digital Trends 3-4-2020


Construction To Extend Dallas North Tollway Has Begun  CBS DFW 2-24-2020


DFW Airport Testing Driverless Shuttle to Transport Passengers NBC DFW 2-19-2020


Autonomous Shuttles Are Beginning To Close Real Transit Gaps Government Technology 2-19-2020


How hyperloop could stand apart from existing transit modes  Smart Cities Dive 2-12-2020


Texas cannot pave its way out of traffic problems  Dallas Morning News  1-26-2020


Tolling can lead transportation into the future Traffic Technology Today  1-22-2020


Self-driving big-rig trucks coming soon? Waymo set to begin mapping interstates in Texas, New Mexico USA Today 1-20-2020


North America’s First Autonomous Air Taxi Demonstration Takes Flight in Raleigh  Spectrum News  01-07-2020


Tolls increasing on some Austin-area roadways in 2020 KXAN 1-2-2020


Global infrastructure company proposes hyperloop across Texas CBS Austin  12-9-2019


Community input remains critical in route selection for Toll 49 extension Tyler Morning Telegraph  12-5-2019


Motorists get assistance on Toll 49 through NET RMA’s Roadside Rangers patrol service Tyler Morning Telegraph 11-26-2019


NET RMA program will exempt disabled veterans from tolls on 49 Tyler Morning Telegraph  11-12-2019


Where $28M in MoPac Express tolls are going  CBS Austin  10-24-2019


Improving air quality, regional congestion at heart of President George Bush Turnpike widening project  Community Impact Newspaper   10-19-2019


What should our roads look like in 2050? TxDOT wants your feedback  WFAA  10-9-2019


The most important electric cars for 2020 Green Car Reports 10-7-2019


Automated-Driving Features May Account For Welcome Recent Decline in U.S. Traffic Deaths Forbes 8-31-2019


Grand Parkway stays put in TxDOT’s 10-year road plan    Houston Chronicle 8-29-2019


Third-Party Support For Tolling Grows  IBTTA 8-27-2019