2014 Session

Budget Amendments - HB30 (Member Request)

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Chief Patron: Landes
Crozet Tunnel Barrier (language only)

Item 445 #1h

Item 445 #1h

Transportation, Department of

Page 381, after line 25, insert:
"E.  Out of the funds provided in this program, an amount estimated at $90,000 shall be provided from the maintenance funding for the Staunton District to remove the concrete barrier closing the entrance to a tunnel in Crozet, Virginia to allow for the development of a trails project."

(This amendment directs the Department of Transportation to utilize $90,000 of its existing maintenance funding to eliminate a concrete barrier to the entrance of a tunnel in Crozet, Virginia in the Staunton District. The community is developing a trail through the historic tunnel and adjacent abandoned rail line but needs assistance removing a concrete barrier that was placed to close off the tunnel prior to completing the project.