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Oklahoma Turnpikes: Was The Last Toll Increase Really Necessary? Video included

When the Oklahoma Turnpike Authority raised tolls on all the state's turnpikes by more than 15 percent last year they claimed it was because of a budget shortfall. But they may have passed the bill on to their customers when they had plenty of money to make up the shortfall themselves.

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Oklahoma Doesn't Make Profit On Turnpikes; Who Does? Video included

What started out as one toll road connecting Oklahoma City and Tulsa has turned into a multi-billion dollar web of turnpikes across the state. Today, Oklahoma has 10 turnpikes, more than 600 miles of pavement, making the state second in the nation for miles of toll roads.

OIT: Oklahoma Turnpike Interactive Map
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Why Is A Creek Turnpike Bridge Like A Roller Coaster? Video included

Find out why a relatively new bridge on the Creek Turnpike is bumpy like a rollercoaster. More>>

Work Begins on Luther Turnpike Exit Video included

Officials broke ground this morning on an Eastern Oklahoma County toll gate on the Turner Turnpike.

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    How safe are Oklahoma’s bridges? Use Bridge Tracker to find out now.

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