TUESDAY, January 26, 2010.  Starting tonight, the Department of Rail and Public Transit (DRPT) will be holding a series of three consecutive hearings on the potential for high-speed rail between Richmond and Hampton Roads.  The schedule is as follows:

Tuesday, January 26 from 5:30 p.m. – 8 p.m.
Department of Motor Vehicles
2300 W. Broad Street, 1st Floor

Wednesday, January 27 from 5:30 p.m. – 8 p.m.
City Center Conference Facilities, James and Warwick Rooms
700 Town Center Drive
Newport News

Thursday, January 28 from 5:30 p.m. – 8 p.m.
Half Moone Cruise and Celebration Center
One Waterside Drive
Norfolk, VA  23510

If you are unable to attend any of these meetings, public comments on the issue will be accepted until February 11.  Comments can be sent to: Public Information Office, DRPT, 600 E. Main St, Suite 2102, Richmond, VA 23219

Virginians for High-Speed Rail has developed talking points.  Please take a few minutes to weigh in on this critical issue for our area!