Title 19: Highways
Chapter 25: SCENIC ROADS
19 V.S.A. § 2501. State Scenic Roads; designation and discontinuance
§ 2501. State Scenic Roads; designation and discontinuance
(a) On the recommendation of the Byways Advisory Council, the Transportation Board may designate or discontinue any State highway, or portion of a State highway, as a State Scenic Road. The Board shall hold a hearing on the recommendation and shall submit a copy of its decision together with its findings to the Byways Advisory Council within 60 days after receipt of the recommendation. The hearing shall be held in the vicinity of the proposed scenic highway.
(c) A State Scenic Road shall not be reconstructed or improved unless the reconstruction or improvement is conducted in accordance with the Agency of Transportation's Vermont Design Standards, as amended. (Added 1985, No. 269 (Adj. Sess.), § 1; amended 1989, No. 246 (Adj. Sess.), § 24; 1995, No. 190 (Adj. Sess.), § 1(a); 2011, No. 62, § 23; 2011, No. 139 (Adj. Sess.), § 51(h), eff. May 14, 2012.)