Chesapeake Bay, Oak Grove Cemetery, Metro Rail discussed on WTOP 24 Hour News
News Pretty soon all Metro Rail stations will be open again. The Vienna and done Lauren stations on the Orange Line are re opening on Tuesday and shut down all summer for renovations, especially for their aging platforms. Tuesday marks the first time that all 91 metro stations will be open since Metro started shutting them down back in March in response to the pandemic. If you are hitting the road this Labour Day weekend, you're going to be getting a bit of a break at the gas pump for the Labor Day weekend. Gas prices are the lowest they've been for this time of year since 2000 for Buddy says the national average for a gallon of regular is $2.23. That's 34 cents lower than last year. The site says Hurricane Laura did not cripple refineries and gas prices are likely to continue falling as seasonal factors kick in reducing demand. Steve Cave and CBS News A survey for mothers against Drunk driving shows more than 10% of Americans admit to smoking pot and driving. It also found more than 40% of those surveyed aren't sure or they incorrectly believe that people who regularly used marijuana are not impaired and can drive impairment is impairment. And it is very important that a person Driving a car is In complete control of all their facility. Selling witty is the president of Mad. The burial ground of one of the Confederacy is best known leaders is getting a new name. Lexington, Virginia City Council members, including Dennis Ares approved emotion, which will rename Stonewall Jackson Memorial Cemetery as Oak Grove Cemetery. Confederate General Stonewall Jackson owned slaves and fought to defend that right. He was buried in the cemetery not far from the Virginia military Institute more than 150 years ago. Jim Krystle CBS News Chesapeake Bay is getting an infusion of cash to help keep it clean. Maryland's congressional delegations is close to $4 million will find a number of different projects to improve the bays health include things like expanding the tree canopy in Charles County, or Ah Water Quality restoration project in Montgomery County's Glenmont neighborhood. Lawmakers call the Chesapeake Bay watershed in national environmental Treasure and the driving force behind Maryland's economy..