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The West Virginia State Rail Authority and the West Virginia Division of Highways will conduct two public meetings next month on the state rail plan.

Meetings are scheduled for on Monday, Dec. 10, DOH District Nine headquarters in Lewisburg and Tuesday, Dec. 11, DOH District Two headquarters in Huntington.

The schedule public meeting is from 5:30 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. (or later if additional time is needed).  The meeting will afford participants an opportunity to learn about the State Rail Plan, to ask questions and to state their views and opinions for consideration in the development of the Plan. A formal presentation by State Rail Authority representatives will commence at 6:00 p.m., and staff will be on hand to present information and receive public input.

Those wishing to file written comments may send them to Ms. Cindy Butler, Director, West Virginia State Rail Authority, 120 Water Plan Drive, Moorefield, W.Va., 26836 on or before Jan. 30, 2013.