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HOT Lanes in the U.S.

Since 1995, nine states, including California, Colorado, Florida, Georgia, Minnesota, Texas, Utah, Virginia, and Washington have successfully implemented High-Occupancy-Toll (HOT) lanes to help ease congestion. HOT Lane operations are unique and are tailored to fit the characteristics of the freeway in which they are located. The HOT lanes around the country offer an alternative for commuters and provide a reliable trip. HOT lanes in the U.S. include:


U.S. locations where HOT Lanes are in development:


I-495 ExpressLanes in Northern Virginia (Capital Beltway)
Austin, TX – Loop 1
Bay Area, CA- I-580
Dallas, TX – I-30 and I-635
Fort Lauderdale, FL – I-595
Minneapolis, MN-I-35
Northern Virginia – I-95 and I-395
Portland, OR – Highway 217
Raleigh, NC – I-40
Santa Cruz, CA – Highway 1
Washington, DC – I-95, I-395, and I-495


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