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Transportation infrastructure

Transportation infrastructure

impacts of utility relocations on highway and bridge projects : report to congressional requesters

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Published by The Office in Washington, D.C. (P.O. Box 37050, Washington, D.C. 20013) .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Roads -- United States -- States -- Design and construction -- Costs,
  • Bridges -- United States -- States -- Design and construction -- Costs,
  • Underground utility lines -- United States -- States,
  • Road construction contracts -- United States -- States

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesImpacts of utility relocations on highway and bridge projects
    StatementUnited States General Accounting Office
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Pagination35 p.
    Number of Pages35
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18106042M

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