2018 Session

Budget Amendments - HB30 (Member Request)

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Chief Patron: Roem
Route 28 Study

Item 449 #2h

Item 449 #2h

First Year - FY2019 Second Year - FY2020
Department of Transportation FY2019 $0 FY2020 $2,000,000 NGF

Page 392, line 39, strike "$76,333,475" and insert "$78,333,475".

Page 393, after line 24, insert:

"E. Pursuant to the provisions of House Joint Resolution 68, 2018 Session of the General Assembly, the Department of Transportation is hereby directed to spend up to $2,000,000 of the nongeneral fund amounts appropriated in this Item in the second year to study the feasibility of implementing improvements to State Route 28 in Prince William County between the City of Manassas Park and Fairfax County.

In conducting its study, the Department of Transportation (the Department) shall (i) review the completed portions of the Route 28 Corridor Feasibility Study conducted by the Northern Virginia Transportation Authority; (ii) consider the feasibility of alternative intersection designs, such as roundabouts, overpasses, and flyovers; and (iii) consider the environmental impacts and feasibility of utility relocation and right-of-way acquisition.  The Department shall complete its meetings by November 30, 2018, and shall submit to the Governor and the General Assembly an executive summary and a report of its findings and recommendations for publication as a House or Senate document."


(This amendment directs the Department of Transportation to expend up to $2.0 million from the nongeneral funds available under this item in fiscal year 2020 to undertake a study of necessary improvements to Route 28 pursuant to the provisions of House Joint Resolution 68, 2018 Session of the General Assembly.)