WVC 17 - 4 - 17 D
§17-4-17d. Relocation of public utility lines and public service
districts utility lines on state highway
Whenever the Commissioner of Highways determines that any
public utility line owned by a county or municipal governmental
body located upon, across or under any portion of a state highway
needs to be relocated in order to accommodate a highway project for
which proportionate reimbursement of the cost is not available from
any federal program, the commissioner shall notify the public
utility owning or operating the facility which shall relocate the
same in accordance with this section, and the cost of the
relocation shall be paid out of the state road fund.
Note: WV Code updated with legislation passed through the 2014 1st Special Session
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