What is the Impact of Toll Roads on Land Use?

When the Road Price is Right: Land Use, Tolls, and Congestion Pricing(54 page pdf, Urban Land Institute, April 2013)

Today we review a report which looks at the present state and growth of tolling in the USA and the potential that tolling, as a revenue source, has on land use and urban planning. Development of more efficient technology, such as electronic tolls, and the negative impacts of urban sprawl and downtown congestion are leading to more cities and highway authorities to choose tolling. This report examines a number of case studies that demonstrate different ways to implement tolling and how these affect land use.

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