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Highway 55/Highway 59 railroad crossing work in Elbow Lake begins Sept. 17

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DETROIT LAKES – Motorists on Highway 55/Highway 59 in Elbow Lake will encounter a detour and delays when a railroad project begins Tuesday, Sept. 17, weather permitting.


Canadian Pacific will replace the railroad crossing.

During the project, the crossing at Highway 55/Highway 59 will close, and motorists will detour to Division Street, County Road 1, County Road 25 and Highway 54.

The work is expected to take less than one week.

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