Fifty-fifth Legislature

Second Regular Session

House: TRANS DP 12-0-0-0 │APPROP DP 9-4-0-0

HB 2651: appropriation; Cesar Chavez Boulevard.

Sponsor: Representative Fernandez B, LD 4

Committee on Transportation


Appropriates $33,000,000 to construct, widen and repair Cesar Chavez Boulevard


Laws 1973, Chapter 146 established ADOT to provide for an integrated and balanced state transportation system with a director responsible for the department's administration (A.R.S. § 28-331). ADOT has exclusive control and jurisdiction over state highways, state routes, state owned airports and all state- owned transportation systems or modes are vested in ADOT.

The duties of ADOT are as follows: 1) register motor vehicles and aircraft, license drivers, collect revenues, enforce motor vehicle and aviation statutes and perform related functions; 2) do multimodal state transportation planning, cooperate and coordinate transportation planning with local governments and establish an annually updated priority program of capital improvements for all transportation modes; 3) design and construct transportation facilities in accordance with a priority plan and maintain and operate state highways, state owned airports and state public transportation systems; 4) investigate new transportation systems and cooperate with and advise local governments concerning the development and operation of public transit systems; and 5) have administrative jurisdiction of transportation safety programs and implement them in accordance with applicable law (A.R.S. § 28-332).

Cesar Chavez Boulevard is located in Yuma County in the city of San Luis. The boulevard is a main road of the city and runs east-west.


1.   Appropriates $33,000,000 to ADOT to distribute to Yuma County to construct, widen and repair Cesar Chavez Boulevard. (Sec. 1)

☐ Prop 105 (45 votes)	     ☐ Prop 108 (40 votes)      ☐ Emergency (40 votes)	☐ Fiscal Note



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