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MDX board “Rolls Back Tolls” for truckers.

In a very surprising move the board of directors of MDX (Miami-Dade Expressway Authority) approved a measure to effectively “roll back tolls” for truckers on all MDX toll roads in Miami.   Below is a video of MDX’s director, Javier Rodriguez … Continue reading

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Sign Petition to Roll Back MDX Toll Hike

Its time to stand up and say what must be said.  The toll payers and daily commuters should not be expected to pay 54% higher toll for worsening traffic conditions on the Dolphin 836 and Airport 112 expressways.  MDX has … Continue reading

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Tollmageddon in Miami

Tollmageddon is HERE!  #tollmageddon Take action! Call your elected official now! Watch CBS4’s Jim Defede confront MDX director on toll hikes. (fast forward to 5 min mark for interview) Just In Time For Christmas  – Less Money For Shopping, More … Continue reading

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Billions on toll roads, little public input

Florida: State of Tollation  “Welcome to Florida” says the sign on the south bound lanes of I-95 as you enter the state from Georgia.  It should also remind drivers to bring their wallets, toll money and Sun Pass.   More … Continue reading

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Wall Street Journal Article about Growing Anti-Toll Sentiment in Texas.

Re-print from Wall Street Journal Updated Oct. 20, 2014 2:25 p.m. ET DALLAS—Toll roads are experiencing a growth spurt around the U.S. as states strapped for cash look to relieve traffic congestion without raising taxes. But a political backlash is … Continue reading

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Everglades Expressway Meeting

Here comes MDX again.  Now floating their idea of extending the 836 west to Krome Avenue and south to SW 136th Street.  Right against the Miami-Dade urban development boundary (UDB).   At this meeting the public can expect to find … Continue reading

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Mayor Carlos Gimenez Answers Questions about MDX

Mayor, how come we can’t reach you or talk to you about Miami-Dade Expressway Authority, MDX? Miami-Dade County Mayor, Carlos Gimenez spoke at a Kendall Federation of Homeowners Association (KFHA) meeting on April 24th.  The number one question asked was … Continue reading

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Fraudsters Tricking Drivers in Toll Collection Scam

Just when you thought things could not get any worse with MDX, The Florida Turnpike and Sun Pass. . . . .  

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House Bill 353 would limit MDX and their ability to raise tolls

Why is the Miami-Dade Expressway Authority (MDX) using your toll dollars to lobby against proposed legislation in Tallahassee? Click Here to sign on-line petition supporting legislative changes to MDX. MDX chair, Maurice Ferré speaks at MPO about how MDX is … Continue reading

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Growing Opposition to Turnpike Express Lane Widening

The Results Are In Now we learn that the mayors of The Town of Cutler Bay and Homestead are asking for a redo from the Turnpike.   This article in the Community Newspapers highlights the outreach failures of the FTE (Florida … Continue reading

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