CSX Railroad Crossings to Close - UPDATE

Thursday, August 5, 2021


The City has been notified that the next likely railroad crossing closure will be the crossings at Contreras Road and Locust Street during the week of October 4, 2021.  This article will be updated as more information is received.



The City has been notified that the contractor will begin rail work on August 30, 2021.


The City of Oxford has been notified by CSX Railroad’s contractor, Jenko Asphalt Maintenance, that they intend to close crossings in Oxford to perform rail and tie replacements and repaving.

Tentatively, beginning September 6, 2021, the railroad crossings at Chestnut St., Main St., and Central Ave. will be closed for 2-3 days.  After these crossings are complete, the same work will be performed on the crossings at College Ave. and Spring St., and then High St. and Locust St. 

This work is part of a maintenance project extending from Hamilton, Ohio to Liberty, Indiana and is weather dependent.



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