As used in this chapter, unless the context requires a different meaning:
“Commission” means the governing body of a local transportation improvement district created pursuant to this chapter.
“Cost” means all or any part of the following:
5. Financing charges, insurance, interest, and reserves for interest on all bonds prior to and during construction and, if deemed advisable by the commission, for a reasonable period after completion of such construction;
“County” means any county having a population of more than 500,000.”District” means any transportation improvement district created pursuant to this chapter.”District advisory board” or “advisory board” means the board appointed pursuant to § 33.2-2104.”Federal agency” means the United States of America or any department, bureau, agency, or instrumentality thereof.”Governing body” means the governing body of a county.”Owner” or “landowner” means the person that is assessed with real property taxes pursuant to § 58.1-3281 by the commissioner of the revenue or other assessing officer of the locality in which the subject real property is located.”Participating town” means a town that has real property within its boundaries included within a district created pursuant to this chapter.”Revenue” means any or all fees, tolls, rents, receipts, assessments, taxes, money, and income derived by the district, including any cash contribution or payments made to the district by the Commonwealth, any political subdivision thereof, or any other source.”Transportation improvements” means any real or personal property acquired, constructed, improved, or used for constructing, improving, or operating any (i) public mass transit system or (ii) highway, or portion or interchange thereof, including parking facilities located within a district created pursuant to this chapter. “Transportation improvements” includes public mass transit systems, public highways, and all buildings, structures, approaches, and facilities thereof and appurtenances thereto, rights-of-way, bridges, tunnels, stations, terminals, and all related equipment and fixtures.
2001, c. 611, § 33.1-430; 2004, c. 792; 2014, c. 805.