39-2116. Board of Public Roads Classifications and Standards; review of plans and programs; recommendations.

The Board of Public Roads Classifications and Standards shall review all six-year plans required by sections 39-2115 to 39-2117 or annual metropolitan transportation improvement programs under section 39-2119.01 submitted to it and make such recommendations for changes therein as it believes necessary or desirable in order to achieve the orderly development of an integrated system of highways, roads, and streets, but in so doing the board shall take into account the fact that individual priorities of needs may not lend themselves to immediate integration. The Department of Transportation and each county and municipality shall give careful and serious consideration to any such recommendations received from the board and shall not reject them except for substantial or compelling reason.

Source:Laws 1969, c. 312, § 16, p. 1125; Laws 1971, LB 100, § 5; Laws 2007, LB277, § 2; Laws 2017, LB339, § 154.
Operative Date: July 1, 2017