WVC 17 - 17 - 16
§17-17-16. Repair of toll bridge before purchase.
At or before the time any such bridge shall be acquired by
purchase the state road commissioner, he shall determine what
repairs, replacements, additions or betterments will be necessary
to place the bridge in safe and efficient condition for the use
of the public, and to cause an estimate of the cost of such
improvement to be made and submitted to the commissioner by an
engineer or engineers appointed by the commissioner. Such
improvements shall be ordered by the commissioner before the sale
of any bridge revenue bonds hereinafter authorized for the
purchase of the bridge, and shall be paid for out of the proceeds
of such bonds.