June 13, 2019 – Check out the preview of the new Scovill Zoo Train Expansion between the zoo and the Children’s Museum of Illinois! The expansion is expected to be open to the public later this month. Until then, the train is running it’s normal route. But today, a very special guest conductor, Howard G Buffett, was in town to take the inaugural ride. The train expansion and new train engine were made possible by the Howard G Buffett Foundation. Drone footage for this video was provided by Tom Brinkoetter.