Bonds; tolls on I-66. Authorizes the Treasury Board to issue bonds pursuant to Article X, Section 9 (c) of the Constitution of Virginia in an amount up to $1.5 billion plus financing costs to finance the costs of acquiring, constructing, and equipping dynamically tolled lanes on a portion of Interstate 66. Issuance of the bonds is […]
HOV designation on Interstate 66. Adds to the criteria on which the Commonwealth Transportation Board must base its decision to change the HOV-2 designation to a more restrictive designation on Interstate 66 whether such change in designation has been screened and evaluated by the Department of Transportation in accordance with its responsibilities for analysis of […]
Department of Transportation; induced demand considered in certain projects. Requires the Department of Transportation to consider the concept of induced demand when conducting a review employing value engineering as required in certain projects. The bill defines “induced demand” as the concept that new roads will create new drivers, resulting in the intensity of traffic staying […]
State and local transportation planning; review of proposed rezoning, impact on roads. Provides that in Planning District 8 (Northern Virginia) the Department of Transportation’s review of a proposed rezoning shall consider the transportation impact of the proposed rezoning on all interstate, primary, and secondary roads within a five-mile radius of the proposed rezoning.
Commonwealth Transportation Board; meetings. Requires the Commonwealth Transportation Board to hold at least one hearing on projects that are located wholly within a single highway construction district and valued in excess of $25 million in the highway construction district where the project being considered is located prior to a vote on the project.
Northern Virginia Transportation Authority (NVTA); membership composition. Increases from 17 to 18 the membership of the NVTA and provides that the additional nonlegislative citizen member represent towns that receive funds for urban highway systems.
Use of certain revenues by NVTA. Allows new sidewalk projects to be funded by the Northern Virginia Transportation Authority.
Northern Virginia Transportation Authority (NVTA); membership composition. Increases from 17 to 18 the membership of the NVTA and provides that the additional non-legislative citizen member represent towns that receive funds for urban highway systems.
Use of certain revenues by the Northern Virginia Transportation Authority. Requires that 50% of the funds the Northern Virginia Transportation Authority has remaining after distribution to localities be used for bus rapid transit on Interstate 66 or expansion of Virginia Railway Express that benefit the Interstate 66 corridor from Haymarket to Interstate 495, or Interstate […]
Study; State Route 28 from Interstate 66 to State Route 7 in Loudoun County; inclusion in the Interstate Highway System; report. Requests the Department of Transportation to study the feasibility of including State Route 28 from Interstate 66 to State Route 7 in Loudoun County in the Interstate Highway System.