The nation’s first expired freeway, right here

2022-04-27 0 By

The Guangzhou-Foshan Expressway will soon stop tolling, and the Hong Kong-Zhuhai-Macao Bridge will remind you to use the electronic payment method without stopping. Let’s take a look!The Guangzhou-Foshan Expressway will stop tolling at midnight on March 3, becoming the first free expressway to expire in China.According to the announcement of Guangdong Expressway A, the company recently received guangdong Transportation Department issued by guangdong Transportation Department Memo No. 24 “Guangdong Transportation Department on guangzhou-Foshan Expressway toll expiry disposal notice”, Guangzhou-Foshan Expressway will stop charging from 0:00 on March 3, 2022.The existing toll collection facilities shall be maintained in accordance with the zero-rate mode, and all vehicles on this road section shall be exempted from vehicle tolls, and other road sections shall be collected on behalf of the vehicle tolls.After the suspension of toll collection, Guang-Fo Expressway Co., Ltd. continues to be responsible for the management and maintenance of guang-Fo expressway.It is reported that The Guangzhou-Foshan expressway is one of the earliest expressways in China. It was opened to traffic in 1989. At the beginning of the expressway, there were only four lanes in both directions.According to the recent epidemic prevention and control needs of Guangdong, Hong Kong and Macao, in order to reduce the risk of epidemic transmission and ensure the safety of cross-border transport personnel and bridge staff, the HZMB reminds cross-border transport vehicles to pay attention to the following when crossing the bridge: toll booth:Please use the electronic No-stop payment method. The Toll station of the HZMB supports the Mainland NATIONAL standard ETC and the Electronic no-stop payment method of Hong Kong Autotoll. When crossing the toll station, please use the national standard ETC or the Electronic No-stop payment method of Hong Kong Autotoll first to reduce the contact risk.Toll discount: ① Electronic payment without parking: 5% discount for national standard card ETC and HongKong Autotoll users.(2) fresh agricultural products transport vehicles toll-free: the vehicle legal loading and transportation of fresh agricultural products (in line with the “fresh agricultural products varieties catalogue” provisions of the category) vehicles, when the vehicle tolls are exempted;Please contact the HZMB customer service center for filing in advance.National standard ETC, HongKong Autotoll toll payers, please choose the “electronic lane” at the Bridge toll Station.Please wear masks when traveling through toll stations.When automatic passage cannot be normal due to special circumstances, please wait patiently for the assistance of the staff.Vehicles that are not equipped with electronic no-stop payment, please pass the artificial lane and give priority to using wechat, Alipay and other scanning electronic payment methods.Temporary traffic control at Toll stations According to the requirements of the Hong Kong-Zhuhai-Macao Bridge and Zhuhai Road ports for epidemic prevention and control, toll stations from Hong Kong to Zhuhai and Hong Kong to Macao are required to run in separate lanes according to the on-site guidelines of toll stations (as shown below).For cross-boundary vehicles from Hong Kong to Zhuhai, please choose the toll lane on the right.For cross-boundary vehicles from Hong Kong to Macau, please choose the leftmost toll lane in the traffic direction.As a special reminder, cross-boundary vehicles are not allowed to enter the tollgate working channel.