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Railroad crossing improvements will close, detour WIS 95 in Blair

October 29, 2013

Crews from Wisconsin Central Ltd. (CN) plan to close WIS 95 at the crossing in Blair beginning Monday, November 4 at 7 a.m.

During the closure eastbound traffic will be detoured to Gilbert Street (north) to W. Center Street (east) to WIS 95 (east). Westbound traffic will be detoured to W. Center Street (west) to Gilbert Street (south) to WIS 95 (west). Motorists are advised to plan ahead and take a different route or allow extra time for travel.

The closure is necessary for crews to reconstruct the WIS 95 railroad crossing.

Work is scheduled for completion by Friday, November 8 at 5 p.m. The schedule is subject to change based on weather conditions and construction status.

CN’s 24-hour emergency contact number is (800) 465-9239.

For more information, contact:
Communications Manager Chris Ouellette, WisDOT NW Region
(715) 833-9814,



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