WVC 17 - 4 - 14
§17-4-14. Same -- Distribution of cost between railroad and
The total cost of preparing plans, specifications and
estimates, of the necessary property including damages to
property not taken, of securing bids, and of the work, in grade
separations, shall be borne by the railroad company or companies
and the state: Provided, however,
That unless otherwise agreed
upon, said railroad company or companies involved shall be liable
for ten per cent of such total cost: Provided, further,
right-of-way, owned by the state or the railroad company or
companies and needed and used for such grade separations, shall
be donated for that purpose and shall not be considered as a part
of such total cost to be prorated between the parties involved.
Note: WV Code updated with legislation passed through the 2016 Regular Session
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