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Underground Utility Policy [24 VAC 30 ‑ 210]
This action is exempt from the executive branch review process.
Guidance Documents
Chapter Information
Description This policy prescribes the policies, procedures, and reimbursement provisions for the underground relocation of existing overhead utility facilities on selected transportation improvement projects. The Office of the Attorney General has found that this regulation is exempt from the APA under 9-6.14:4.1 B3(effective 10/1/01, 2.2-4002 B3).
State Authority Sections 33.2-210 and 33.2-348 , Code of Virginia .
Federal Authority None.
Exempt from APA Yes, changes to this chapter of the VA Administrative Code are exempt from the Administrative Process Act.
Text of Regulation Link to Virginia Administrative Code
Goals of Regulation VDOT seeks public comment regarding the following question: Does the regulation meet the following goals?
1. To protect the public's health, safety, and welfare with the least possible cost and intrusiveness to the citizens and businesses of the Commonwealth.
2. Is the regulation written clearly and understandably?

Contact Information
Name / Title: Lori Snider  / Director, Right of Way & Utilities Division
Address: Va. Dept. of Transportation
1401 E. Broad St.
Richmond, VA 23219
Email Address:
Telephone: (804)786-2923    FAX: (804)786-1706    TDD: ()-
Current Actions
Action Title Latest Stage Status

Past Actions
Action Title Latest Stage Status
Amendment of CTB regulations per Chapter 805 of the 2014 Acts of Assembly
This action is exempt from the executive branch review process.
Final Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 12/31/2014.

Past Periodic Reviews
Date Filed Status
3/9/2021 Pending
8/6/2010 Retain As Is
6/30/2001 Retain As Is