2012-2013 Winter Digs into VDOT Budget

With winter weather extending longer than expected, the Virginia Department of Transportation says its snow removal efforts certainly added up this year. Full Story
bonkers

Collinsville, VA

#1 Mar 25, 2013
!st vdot is all prepared now they will be asking for more tax dollars, anyone but me ever wonder what happened to the extra 600 million they found after laying off vdot workers cause they been saving so much using private contractors and there illegal aliens to cut and fix roads?
Pepper

Charlottesville, VA

#2 Mar 25, 2013
bonkers wrote:
!st vdot is all prepared now they will be asking for more tax dollars, anyone but me ever wonder what happened to the extra 600 million they found after laying off vdot workers cause they been saving so much using private contractors and there illegal aliens to cut and fix roads?
Well, it's VDOT being VDOT--why work when you can throw a little fit after the WARMEST WINTER ON RECORD?
huck

Charlottesville, VA

#3 Mar 25, 2013
" it expects to be within this year's budget "
move along, nothing to see here
Salty

Charlottesville, VA

#4 Mar 25, 2013
And we (the taxpayers) pay for these trucks to line the interstate and other various places in case it does decide to deliver the dusting that is being forecasted.
MOUNTAIN MAN--

Eagle Rock, VA

#5 Mar 25, 2013
What about all of the unecessary salting in the past so called snow storms, all that did was run down the storm drains. WASTE WASTE
nuts

United States

#6 Mar 25, 2013
why dem gubment sand trucks waystin my taxpayer moenys?!? ebrybody shuld be resbonisple fah plwoin they own snows like it sez in da consuhtooshun!

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