VDOT: 'Mixing Bowl' Overruns Won't Lead to Bonds

Vadum, Matthew
September 2000
Bond Buyer;09/21/2000, Vol. 333 Issue 30980, p4
Trade Publication
Reports that the Virginia Department of Transportation has assured the public that expected cost overruns on the Springfield Interchange Improvement Project will not lead to the issuance of bonds. Total cost of the highway improvement project; Percentage of the project's total cost to be paid for by the state government.


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