Posts Tagged ‘powell bill funds’

2015 Powell Bill Changes

Monday, November 2nd, 2015

In addition to local funding sources, municipalities receive some financial assistance from the State to help pay for the construction, maintenance and repair of municipal streets. The legislation that first established this distribution is known as the Powell Bill (after its principal sponsor in the North Carolina Senate), and the moneys distributed to the municipalities […]

State Funding for Municipal Road Projects: Powell Bill Funds

Tuesday, August 23rd, 2011

UPDATE September 2013: During the 2013 legislative session, the General Assembly modified the distribution of Powell Bill funds to municipalities. See S.L. 2013-183. For which of the following projects may Powell Bill funds be expended?  1. The Village of Pothole paves and seal-coats its primary public road. 2. The City of Troubled Waters builds a […]