2018 Session

Budget Amendments - SB30 (Member Request)

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Chief Patron: Favola
American Legion Bridge (language only)

Item 449 #2s

Item 449 #2s

Department of Transportation


Page 393, following line 24, insert:

"E. From the amounts provided in this item for Ground Transportation System Planning, the Department of Transportation shall complete the initial design and related assessments for remediating the American Legion Bridge. In conducting its design and assessments, the Department shall consider the feasibility of adding additional lanes, expanding the use of HOV/HOT lanes, and reconstructing all or portions of the bridge. The Department shall also consult with the Commonwealth Transportation Board, The Department of Rail and Public Transportation, and the Northern Virginia Transportation Authority. All agencies of the Commonwealth shall provide assistance to the Department for its design and assessments, upon request."


(This amendment directs the Department of Transportation to undertake an initial assessment and preliminary design for remediation of the American Legion Bridge.)