RAILROAD CROSSINGS WILL CLOSE FOR IMPROVEMENTS

RAILROAD CROSSINGS WILL CLOSE FOR IMPROVEMENTS

Doña Ana County will assist Burlington Northern Railways with three upcoming road closures for improvements to rail crossings.

From the morning of Dec. 10 through the late afternoon of Dec. 11, Doña Ana County road crews will close the railroad crossing at Snow Road and N.M. 478 to allow rail crews to make repairs.

From 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Dec. 21, Doña Ana County road crews will close the railroad crossing at Addington Road and N.M. 478 to allow rail crews to make repairs.

From 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Dec. 22, Doña Ana County road crews will close the railroad crossing at Richardson Road and N.M. 478 to allow rail crews to make repairs.

Detours will be posted. The Mesilla Valley Regional Dispatch Authority and the local school bus contractors have been notified. Motorists are advised to use alternate routes where possible and to expect delays in the construction areas. Motorists also are reminded to exercise caution in all areas where workers are deployed.

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Reporters seeking more information or interviews may call county Public Information Director Jess Williams at (575) 525-5801.