Recorded Attendees: Gary Howell – Mineral County Planning Commission, David Stemple – Preston County, Delores Stemple – Preston County, Evelyn Baker-Hampshire County, James Baker-Hampshire County, Wayne Spiggle-Mineral County Commission, Richard Fagley-Garrett County, Mona Ridder-Cumberland Times-News, Bob Fisher MDSHA, Lotta Neer – Congressman Mollohan’s Office, Robert Hott – Hampshire County Commission, Floyd Ziegler, Arvin Harsa – Preston County, Dave Price – Preston County Commission, Brian Carr – WVDOH Charleston, Larry Weaver – WVDOH Preston County, Norse Angus – WVDOH Charleston, William Wood – WVDOH Charleston, Brenda Frantz – Congressman Bartlett’s Office, Susan Kresley - MDVA.
New Business: Gregory Bailey of the WVDOH Engineering section contacted the group via Gary Howell with a request the US 50 Association be an agency on which the FWHA (Federal Highway Administration) call up on for environmental and socioeconomic impact data concerning the
Citizen Concerns: Arvin Harsa stated that some trees overhanging US 50 had been removed, but there were more that posed a hazard. Larry Weaver of WVDOH stated many times power lines prevent the state from clearing the trees and then the responsibility falls on the power company to clear the trees. Problems occur when it is unclear who is required to clear the trees.
The group was reminded the
Meeting Adjourned at 2:04.