High-speed rail information meetings set

May 22, 2015

Source: Press Release | Insidenova.com

The Virginia Department of Rail and Public Transportation, in cooperation with the Federal Railroad Administration, will hold several upcoming public information meetings to discuss passenger rail service between Washington, D.C., and Richmond.

With the public’s input, preliminary rail alignment options will be further developed and evaluated. Meetings will be held in Fredericksburg, Richmond and Alexandria, along with an online meeting available June 1-23.

The Fredericksburg meeting will be held June 2 from 5 to 7:30 p.m. at the Dorothy Hart Community Center at 408 Canal St.

Transit information is available at ridefred.org (link no longer available).

To comment on high-speed rail issues, call (888) 832-0900 or mail correspondence to Emily Stock, manager of rail planning; DC2RVA Project Office, 801 East Main St., Suite 1000; Richmond, VA 23219.

Also visit DC2RVArail.com for more information.