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Railroad repairs to cause temporary closure of East Horsetooth Road at UP crossing

Released on Thursday, October 7, 2021
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  • Kari Craven, Senior Inspector, Construction, ,

A full closure of Horsetooth Road at the Union Pacific (UP) railroad crossing between Carlton Avenue and Automation Way is scheduled through this weekend to allow UP to perform track repairs in both directions.

The closure will begin Friday, Oct. 8, at 6 a.m. and continue until Tuesday, Oct. 12.

It is anticipated that the Power Trail will remain open through the closure. Access to businesses will be maintained.

The railroad repairs include replacing crossing planks, rail, and welding.