2018 Session

Budget Amendments - HB30 (Member Request)

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Chief Patron: Gilbert
VDOT Project Specificity (language only)

Item 450 #2h

Item 450 #2h

Department of Transportation


Page 394, after line 40, insert:

"H. When posting announcements of proposed transportation construction projects for public comment, the department is hereby directed to provide additional specificity regarding the intent of the project, describe its location in a manner comprehensible to an average citizen, include the scope of the proposed impacts on citizens and businesses in the vicinity of the proposed project location, and detail the expected time-frame for the proposed improvements."


(This amendment directs VDOT to provide additional information about construction projects when posting them for public comment online to ensure the description is presented in a manner comprehensible to the average citizen.)