2008 Session

Budget Amendments - HB30 (Conference Report)

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Authorize County Improvements on State Routes (language only)

Item 458 #2c

Item 458 #2c

Transportation, Department of

Page 405, after line 46, insert:
"F. Notwithstanding any other provision of law, any jurisdiction with a county manager form of government may finance and undertake improvements to state-maintained non-Interstate system roadways within its jurisdiction if it obtains a permit for such project from the Department of Transportation.  The county may undertake these activities in accordance with all applicable county procedures, provided the Commissioner finds that those county procedures are substantially similar to departmental procedures and specifications."

(This amendment authorizes counties to make improvements to state system roadways (exclusive of the Interstate system) within its jurisdiction if they fund such improvements from local funds.)