TORONTO, ON – Ontario has added 9.6 kilometers to Highway 407, a toll route stretching across the Toronto area, opening a segment between Oshawa’s Harmony Road and Clarington’s Taunton Road.
LOUISVILLE, KY – Bestpass has unveiled a toll management system designed specifically for those who lease equipment of any size – and by 2018 it expects to include most Canadian toll routes in its North American network.
Cassie Burdeney has been running Highway Toll Services for seven years, and she still wonders if double billing linked to one of the world’s most expensive highways will ever end. Her business has recorded about $2 million in credits and adjustments relating to Ontario’s 407 Express Toll Route (ETR), and most of those had to be paid to trucking companies because the tollway tracks the transponder mounted on a truck’s windshield and scans the trailer’s licence plate.
TORONTO – The OPP has started using new tools to reduce the number of people evading the 407 tolls.