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Chapter 7.
Local Authority over Highways
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  • Article 1.
    General Provisions
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  • § 33.2-700
    Transfer of highways, etc., from secondary state highway system to local authorities
    § 33.2-701
    § 33.2-702
    Gifts received by counties for construction, maintenance, etc., of secondary highways
    § 33.2-703
    Funds for highways not in secondary state highway system
    § 33.2-704
    Agreements between localities for construction and operation of toll facilities
  • Article 2.
    Establishment, Alteration, and Discontinuance of Highways
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  • § 33.2-705
    Continuance of powers of county authorities; alternative procedure
    § 33.2-706
    How highways and bridges in counties established or altered; examination and report; width and grade of highways; employing engineer
    § 33.2-707
    Duty of viewers
    § 33.2-708
    Pay to viewers, commissioners, and engineers
    § 33.2-709
    Consent of landowners
    § 33.2-710
    Proceedings on report; notice to owners
    § 33.2-711
    Guardian ad litem for persons under disability
    § 33.2-712
    Defense allowed; what board may do
    § 33.2-713
    Appointment of commissioners to assess damages
    § 33.2-714
    Enhancement in value of residue
    § 33.2-715
    Action of commissioners; report
    § 33.2-716
    Appeal to circuit court
    § 33.2-717
    Who shall pay costs, compensation, and damages
    § 33.2-718
    Highways not to be established through cemetery or seminary of learning without owners' consent
    § 33.2-719
    Abandonment of certain highways and railway crossings
    § 33.2-720
    Supervisors may issue process
    § 33.2-721
    Compensation of clerk of board
    § 33.2-722
    Discontinuance of gates on public highways
  • Article 3.
    Assumption of District Highway Indebtedness
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  • § 33.2-723
    Assumption of district highway indebtedness by counties