Owatonna Emergency Closure CSAH 34 – 26th Street
Date: June 19,2014
From: Anita L. Benson, P .E.
DPW /County Engineer
Steele County Highway Department
507.444.7671 for Additional Information.
For Immediate Release
RE: Emergency Closure CSAH 34 (26th Street NW) at Union
Pacific Railroad Crossing
The Union Pacific Railroad will be closing CSAH 34 (26th Street NW) at 8:30 a.m. this morning. This closure is necessary to allow them to perform emergency repairs to fortify the railroad embankment to prevent major damage to the Railroad and adjacent properties from the floodwaters.
This closure is expected to be in effect through 7:00 pm today.
Please see attached map for detour route. For east bound 26t Street detour via CSAH 45 (State Ave) and for west bound 26th street detour via Cedar Ave.