toll·​way | \ ˈtōl-ˌwā How to pronounce tollway (audio) \

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Recent Examples on the Web Along with the office tower, a six-level, 1,200-car parking garage would be built on the west side of the tollway. Steve Brown, Dallas News, "Cowboys owner Jerry Jones new high-rise in Frisco is moving ahead," 1 May 2020 Zucchero offered a slide show during the meeting offering potential locations and said the new bridge will need to fit the tollway’s right of way and comply with the Americans With Disabilities Act. Diane Dachota,, "Western Springs residents debate location of tollway pedestrian bridge," 16 Oct. 2019 International Plaza project is one of the largest developments along the tollway. Steve Brown, Dallas News, "Trinity Industries is moving its headquarters to Farmers Branch," 1 Apr. 2020 Police even attempted to stop traffic from entering the tollway. Jay R. Jordan, Houston Chronicle, "Police: Wrong-way driver in deadly Fort Bend wreck might have been intoxicated," 10 Mar. 2020 The construction of right-turn lanes on the northbound and southbound tollway and Parker Road began July 10, 2019, and is expected to be finished by April 3. Teri Webster, Dallas News, "Driving around Plano? Here are the road projects you should know about," 24 Feb. 2020 There’s also a 27-acre commercial site planned for retail and offices that faces the tollway. Steve Brown, Dallas News, "Frisco development will bring more than 1,300 apartments plus commercial," 3 Feb. 2020 Still in the running to build the tollway is Beltway Connection Partners and Colorado Front Range Connectors. John Aguilar, The Denver Post, "Numbers don’t work for proposed Jefferson Parkway, bidder says," 27 Dec. 2019 The existing bridge will need to be torn down to accommodate the Tri-State Tollway expansion and the tollway is working with Western Springs and Hinsdale to determine the location for the new bridge. Diane Dachota,, "Western Springs, Hinsdale residents disagree on location for pedestrian bridge to be rebuilt over I-294," 3 Dec. 2019

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1949, in the meaning defined above

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“Tollway.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 27 May. 2020.

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