Road authority definition

Road authority means each governmental agency with jurisdiction over public streets and highways. Road authority includes the department, any other state agency, and intergovernmental, county, city, and village governmental agencies responsible for the construction, repair, and maintenance of streets and highways. When a street railway operates or seeks to operate a street railway system over public streets and highways over which more than 1 road authority possesses jurisdiction, road authority includes each road authority with jurisdiction over public streets and highways upon which the street railway operates or seeks to operate a street railway system.
Road authority means a governmental agency having jurisdiction over public streets and highways. Road authority includes the department, any other state agency, and county, city, and village governmental agencies responsible for the construction, repair, and maintenance of streets and highways.
Road authority means a local government or the Commissioner of Main Roads. [Section 84 amended by No. 77 of 1975 s. 4; No. 105 of 1981 s. 19; No. 95 of 1984 s. 6; No. 11 of 1988 s. 15; No. 14 of 1996 s. 4; No. 39 of 2000 s. 38.]85. Power of local government to recover expenses of damage caused by heavy or extraordinary traffic

Examples of Road authority in a sentence

These can include: • Individual residents and landholders• Local Councils, State Government Members• Services agencies – buses, light rail, police, ambulance, fire brigade• Government departments such as the Road Authority, Environmental Protection Authority, National Parks and Wildlife Service etc.

Section 81 (5) – The provision of assistance by a Road Authority under this Section does not make the Authority liable for the maintenance of the non-public road in question nor impose any other duties or liabilities on the Authority in respect of such road.

This is to ensure that no more than normal deterioration and additional maintenance costs are experienced by the Road Authority during the construction and operating phases.

The proposed section of the Rathnew Inner Relief Road and its intersection with the R750 Regional Road (Merrymeeting Interchange) shall be constructed to the written satisfaction of the Road Authority within phase 1.

Section 81 (3) - A Road Authority may provide assistance by way of the carrying out of works, a financial contribution or otherwise towards the construction or improvement of an eligible non-public road, subject to Grant funding being available.


More Definitions of Road authority

Road authority means the governmental authority having jurisdiction of a public road or public street.
Road authority means a local road agency or the state transportation department.
Road authority. Road au- thority” means the body authorized to exer- cise authority over a road, highway, street or alley under ORS 810.010. [1983 c.338 §82]
Road authority means the road authority as defined in Section 2 of the Roads Ordinance (Ordinance 19 of 1976).
Road authority means the council of a county, the corporation of a county or other borough and the council of an urban district;