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October 17, 2017

Media Contact

Andrew Barth, 303-441-1032

Railway crossing repairs on North 83rd Street start Thursday, Oct. 19; Work requires road closures

BNSF completing crossing work and Boulder County repairing roadway near
tracks

Boulder County, Colo. - The
BNSF Railway has notified Boulder County that they will be replacing the
railway crossings on North 83
rd Street south of Diagonal Highway
starting Thursday morning, Oct. 19.

The
crossing replacement is scheduled to begin 7 a.m. North 83rd Street
will be closed to all traffic, including bicycles, between the Diagonal Highway
and Dry Creek Road until crossing work and associated roadway paving is
complete, which is anticipated for 5 p.m. on Friday, Oct. 20.

All
work is weather dependent. Detours will be established. The complete roadway
closure will be in effect for all traffic including bicycles. Access to the
Longmont-to-Boulder (LoBo) Trail will be maintained from the south off of North
83rd Street. Cyclists will not be able to access the trail when
traveling in from the north off the Diagonal Highway.

For more information
on this work, contact Andrew Barth at abarth@bouldercounty.org
or 303-441-1032. All current Boulder County Transportation project information
is available at
www.BoCoConeZones.com.