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Division of Highways


1909

Legislature established the State Road Fund and the position of state commissioner of public roads

Other events that happened on or around 1909

1913

Legislature created the State Road Bureau

Other events that happened on or around 1913

1917

The State Road Bureau was replaced by the State Road Commission

Other events that happened on or around 1917

1920

Voters approved the Good Roads amendment

Other events that happened on or around 1920

1929

The State Bridge Commission was created by the legislature

Other events that happened on or around 1929

1932

Legislature abolished the State Bridge Commission

Other events that happened on or around 1932

1988

The state's original interstate system was completed

Other events that happened on or around 1988

2005

Governor Manchin appointed Paul Mattox as the Commissioner of the Division of Highways

Other events that happened on or around 2005


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