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   Right of Way


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Staff in the New Jersey Department of Transportation’s three regional Right of Way offices acquires property that is needed for the construction or improvement of a transportation facility. This process is governed by state law.

The acquisition steps include notification, valuation, negotiations (eminent domain) and relocation. Excess land sometimes becomes available for lease or sale as surplus property.

 
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  Department of Transportation
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  Trenton, NJ 08625-0600
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  Last Updated:  February 28, 2011