When: Wed., Jan. 30 2019
Museum scientists and experts share easy-to-understand information on a range of science topics. Lunch Break Science is presented by Bon Secours. "Plans for Improved Passenger Rail Service in Richmond" is presented by Emily Stock, manager of rail planning, Department of Rail and Public Transportation. The department is working to improve intercity passenger rail service in Virginia and throughout the East Coast to offer viable, efficient transportation that is competitive with air and auto travel. As part of the National Environmental Policy Act, the deoartment is in the final phase of a rigorous environmental analysis and preliminary engineering effort that reflects the a vision for the Washington-to-Richmond segment of the Southeast Rail corridor.