Old Town Railroad Quiet Zones

Old Town RR crossing
Location:  Railroad crossings at: 
Commerce Street
Renfro Street
Ellison Street
Eldred Street
County Road 714
Approximate
Start Date:
Construction Start Summer 2018
Approximate 
End Date: 
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:  April 2018: The project is currently under design and plans are under review by UPRR..
Closures/Detours:  Closures will occur at crossings during construction. Additional information will be provided as construction approaches