2012 Session

Budget Amendments - SB30 (Committee Approved)

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Lynchburg-Roanoke Intercity Rail Bus Bridge (language only)

Item 442 #1s

Item 442 #1s

Rail and Public Transportation, Department of

Page 336, following line 34, insert:
"F. Included in the amounts for Passenger and Freight Rail Financial Assistance, $150,000 in the first year is hereby provided for the continued operation of transit connector service from the Roanoke Valley to the Kemper Street Station in Lynchburg as part of the daily intercity passenger rail service.  Receipt of this funding is contingent upon the Greater Roanoke Transit Service establishing AMTRAK reservation capabilities for the daily service."

(This amendment provides an allocation from the rail program funding for the continued operation of daily connector bus service between Lynchburg and Roanoke. This service provides coordinated bus access from Roanoke to daily intercity passenger rail service in Lynchburg.)