DCNRHS has received word The Draft Environmental Impact Statement (DEIS) for the Virginia Avenue Tunnel Reconstruction will be released around mid-July. Upon its release you will receive an official announcement. The release of the DEIS will begin a 45 day public comment period during which a public hearing will be held, the date of which will be included in the official announcement. Please continue to visit http://www.virginiaavenuetunnel.com for the latest information on the project.
DCNRHS is a consulting party on the project.
Virginia Avenue Tunnel was built in the early 20th Century by the Pennsylvania Railroad as part of the project to relocate the city's rail infrastructure in conjunction with the Union Station project.