Right of Way and Utilities

We hope this information is useful and enhances your understanding of and interest in our program. We  appreciate your comments to assist us in improving. Contact Emilie Simpson with suggestions.

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Consulting Services

The Consulting Services Program is responsible for administering contracts for the performance of right of way services (e.g., appraisal, appraisal review, negotiations, and relocation services) when staff resources are not sufficient to meet expedited project advertisement schedules. The program administers "non-professional" contracts.

Only firms that have been pre-quaified are eligible to submit proposals for these contracts.  Procedures and guidelines for pre-qualifications can be obtained from Vicki B. Campbell.

Appraisal

The Appraisal Program is responsible for the development of appraisal reports that establish the fair market value of properties being acquired for highway construction projects. For more information click here. Contact: Michael C. McCall

Acquisition 

The Acquisition Program is responsible for securing real property through negotiation.  This includes procurement not only through voluntary conveyances, but also through eminent domain. Contact: A. Dale Perez

Relocation

The Relocation Program is responsible for administering a comprehensive program of services and benefits to coordinate, to the maximum extent possible, the timely and successful relocation of displaces and re-establishment of businesses. Contact: A. Dale Perez

Property Management

The Property Management Program is responsible for the management and disposition of all residue properties and surplus rights of way. Contact:  Neil Hord

Utility Program Management

The utility program manager is responsible for overseeing policies and procedures and ensuring utility relocations are performed in a timely manner to meet project delivery. Contact: Stephen R. Heflin

District Contacts 

There are nine district offices across the state which service specific localities.  Click on the drop-down under each district to see the counties and cities that fall under its jurisdiction.


Bristol:  Contact: Lori.Snider@vdot.virginia.gov

Culpeper:  Contact: Brian.Costello@vdot.virginia.gov

Fredericksburg:  Contact: Brian.Costello@vdot.virginia.gov  

Hampton Roads:  Contact: Randy.Friedland@vdot.virginia.gov

Lynchburg:  Contact: Lori.Snider@vdot.virginia.gov  

Northern Virginia:  Contact: Brian.Costello@vdot.virginia.gov  

Richmond:  Contact: Randy.Friedland@vdot.virginia.gov  

Salem:  Contact: Lori.Snider@vdot.virginia.gov    

Staunton:  Contact: Lori.Snider@vdot.virginia.gov

 

Page last modified: Aug. 15, 2013