ORS 824.210¹
Construction and alteration of crossings above or below grade

No highway shall be constructed across the track of any railroad company above or below grade, nor shall the track of any railroad company be constructed across a highway above or below grade, without having first secured the permission of the Department of Transportation. If permission is granted, the department shall, after a hearing, unless hearing is not required under ORS 824.214 (Procedure to obtain permission for crossings), prescribe the terms and conditions upon which such crossing shall be made and shall allocate the cost of construction and maintenance. [Formerly 763.040]

Atty. Gen. Opinions

Alloca­tion of railroad crossing costs by "costs formula," (1973) Vol 36, p 611

1 Legislative Counsel Committee, CHAPTER 824—Railroads, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­824.­html (2007) (last ac­cessed Feb. 12, 2009).
2 Legislative Counsel Committee, Annotations to the Oregon Revised Stat­utes, Cumulative Supplement - 2007, Chapter 824, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­824ano.­htm (2007) (last ac­cessed Feb. 12, 2009).
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