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Some Railroad Crossings Temporarily Closing in Knoxville

Posted: Wednesday, August 31st, 2011 at 3:00 pm
Author: KNIA/KRLS News-Aaron Gernes

The Knoxville Public Works Department has announced that Burlington Northern Sante Fe Railroad will be doing some maintenance activities in the next week. As a result, the following railroad crossings will be closed:

Roche Street – September 2-September 6
First Street – September 6
Second Street – September 6
Grant Street – September 7-September 7/8
McKinley Street – September 1-September 8

In addition, the private crossing to Marion County Co-Op will be closed on September 7, and will reopen either late September 7 or early September 8. That project is going on in conjunction with the Grant Street maintenance.