Event Jan 15, 2015

Roadway and Transit Rights of Way: Understanding the Legal and Practical Issues

Lorman Education Services

Avoid and identify pitfalls that can delay or sidetrack right of way acquisition.

Acquiring rights of way for roadway and transit projects can be stressful and high stakes. Timely and cost effective project delivery is critical to any roadway or transit project's success. Delay in acquiring just one parcel can have ripple effects that may jeopardize funding and contract deadlines for the entire project. This session included an overview of compliance with federal property acquisition and relocation requirements, environmental regulations and review, legal descriptions, title work, appraisal, and the eminent domain process from the agency board room to the court room as well as teach you the do's and don'ts of right of way acquisition.

BB&K partners James B. Gilpin and Kendall H. MacVey and associate Jamey Wyman spoke during this live webinar.

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