Old Town Railroad Quiet Zones

railroad quiet zones map
Location:  Railroad crossings at: 
Commerce Street
Renfro Street
Ellison Street
Eldred Street
Start Date:
Project started June 2019
End Date: 
December 2019
Purpose: To increase safety of crossings and reduce noise pollution from train horns.   
End Result:
Converting five railroad crossings to quiet zones.  
Project Cost: Estimated $1.125M
Funding Source: 
2016 CO bond funds and $250,000 from General Fund
Progress:  June 2019: Work has started on the Renfro railroad crossing. Medians and pedestrian crossing will be constructed. 
Closures/Detours:  Closures will occur at crossings during construction. Additional information will be provided as construction approaches. First location will bee Renfro Street.