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Solo drivers get shot at HOT lanes — for a price

June 24, 2016

The Star | June. 23, 2016

On Thursday, the provincial government announced details of a pilot project for high-occupancy toll (HOT) lanes on a 15.5-km stretch of the QEW, revealing that for a $180 permit, solitary motorists will be allowed to drive in the carpool lane. “HOT lanes in general are a great idea. This specific implementation is a good first step,” said University of Toronto transportation expert Jonathan Hall. Read more.