HAPPENING NOW: 15 Mar: Morning Update to CSX Rail Crossing Maintenance Progress

03/15/2017  9:11:41 AM  The CSX representative has notified Elmore County EMA of the following update to maintenance progress on rail crossings:

Marion Spillway Road (Town of Elmore) is now OPEN.

All others remain on schedule as reported last evening (Shown Below):

Jackson Street (Town of Elmore) is CLOSED and will remain closed overnight until sometime late tomorrow morning (15 March 2017), when it is expected to be re-opened.

Speigner Circle (Town of Deatsville) is CLOSED at both crossings. One crossing will be temporarily opened in the morning (15 Mar) to allow for traffic flow while maintenance is being completed on the other crossing.

Railroad Street/Cypress Street will be temporarily re-opened with a gravel drive later today (14 Mar), allowing access this evening and during the overnight hours.

Deatsville Highway (Downtown Deatsville) is CLOSED and will remain closed overnight. This road is not expected to re-open until work is completed, which right now is expected to be sometime late Thursday afternoon (16 Mar) or possibly Friday morning (17 Mar).

If you or someone you know is affected by these road closures, please check the EMA webpage for the most up-to-date information made available to this Agency by CSX.

HAPPENING NOW: Latest Update From CSX on Rail Crossings Maintenance–14 March 2017

03/14/2017 4:54:44 PM  CSX has provided Elmore County EMA with the latest afternoon update to their rail crossings maintenance schedule. The following update is provided for your information and planning:

Jackson Street (Town of Elmore) is CLOSED and will remain closed overnight until sometime late tomorrow morning (15 March 2017), when it is expected to be re-opened.

Marion Spillway Road (Town of Elmore) is CLOSED and will remain closed overnight until sometime late tomorrow morning (15 March 2017), when it is expected to be re-opened.

Speigner Circle (Town of Deatsville) is CLOSED at both crossings. One crossing will be temporarily opened in the morning to allow for traffic flow while maintenance is being completed on the other crossing.

Railroad Street/Cypress Street will be temporarily re-opened with a gravel drive later today, allowing access this evening and during the overnight hours.

Deatsville Highway (Downtown Deatsville) is CLOSED and will remain closed overnight. This road is not expected to re-open until work is completed, which right now is expected to be sometime late Thursday afternoon or possibly Friday morning.

If you or someone you know is affected by these road closures, please check the EMA webpage for the most up-to-date information made available to this Agency by CSX.

 

HAPPENING NOW: March 14, Update to CSX Rail Crossings Maintenance Schedule

03/14/2017  9:58:20 A.M.  CSX has provided Elmore County EMA with the latest update to their rail crossings maintenance schedule:

The following schedule is provided for your information and planning:

Politic Road (Town of Elmore) is now OPEN.

Jackson Street (Town of Elmore) is CLOSED, but is expected to be re-opened by early this afternoon.

Marion Spillway Road (Town of Elmore) is CLOSED, but is expected to be re-opened by early this afternoon.

Speigner Circle (Town of Deatsville) is CLOSED, but both crossings are expected to be re-opened by this afternoon.

Railroad Street/Cypress Street is CLOSED. The road will be temporarily re-opened with a gravel drive later today, allowing access this evening and during the overnight hours.

Deatsville Highway (Downtown Deatsville) will be CLOSED within the hour and will remain closed overnight.

For the most up-to-date information, please see EMA’s webpage for the latest on closures and re-openings.

 

HAPPENING NOW: Update to CSX Rail Crossings Maintenance Schedule in Elmore County as of 5:15 P.M. (3/13/2017)

As of 5:15 P.M. March 13, 2017

The following is the schedule and status of rail crossing maintenance:

Politic Road (Town of Elmore) is Open schedule maintenance is complete.

Jackson Street (Town of Elmore) is CLOSED at the rail crossing for scheduled maintenance and will remain CLOSED until work is completed.

Marion Spillway Road is CLOSED at the rail crossing for scheduled maintenance and will remain CLOSED until work is completed.

Speigner Circle has been temped in at the first rail crossing for access tonight. The second Speigner Circle crossing is CLOSED at the rail crossing for scheduled maintenance and will remain CLOSED until work is completed.

Railroad Street/Cypress Street cut through is still pending closure. Work will likely begin on Tuesday, March 14, 2017.

CSX advises this maintenance schedule is subject to changes due to both delays and accelerations of the work schedule.

If you or someone you know is affected by these road closures, please check the EMA webpage for the most up-to-date information made available by CSX to this office.

The Elmore County EMA will do its best to keep the public informed of any changes in the schedule. Interested/affected parties can check EMA’s website at www.elmorecoema.com for updates that will be posted to the website as they become available.

HAPPENING NOW: Update to CSX Rail Crossings Maintenance Schedule in Elmore County as of 10:30 A.M. (3/13/2017)

As of 10:30 A.M. March 13, 2017

The following is the schedule and status of rail crossing maintenance:

Politic Road (Town of Elmore) is CLOSED at the rail crossing for scheduled maintenance and will remain CLOSED until work is completed.

Jackson Street (Town of Elmore) is CLOSED at the rail crossing for scheduled maintenance and will remain CLOSED until work is completed.

Marion Spillway Road is CLOSED at the rail crossing for scheduled maintenance and will remain CLOSED until work is completed.

Speigner Circle is CLOSED at the first rail crossing for scheduled maintenance and will remain CLOSED until work is completed. The second crossing is expected to be closed shortly.

Railroad Street/Cypress Street cut through is still pending closure. Work will likely begin on Tuesday, March 14, 2017.

CSX advises this maintenance schedule is subject to changes due to both delays and accelerations of the work schedule.

If you or someone you know is affected by these road closures, please check the EMA webpage for the most up-to-date information made available by CSX to this office.

The Elmore County EMA will do its best to keep the public informed of any changes in the schedule. Interested/affected parties can check EMA’s website at www.elmorecoema.com for updates that will be posted to the website as they become available.

HAPPENING NOW: Update to CSX Rail Crossings Maintenance Schedule in Elmore County as of 7:45 A.M. (3/13/2017)

As of 7:45 A.M. March 13, 2017

The following is the schedule and status of rail crossing maintenance:

Politic Road (Town of Elmore) is CLOSED at the rail crossing for scheduled maintenance and will remain CLOSED until work is completed.

Jackson Street (Town of Elmore) is CLOSED at the rail crossing for scheduled maintenance and will remain CLOSED until work is completed.

Marion Spillway Road is CLOSED at the rail crossing for scheduled maintenance and will remain CLOSED until work is completed.

Speigner Circle is still pending closure.

Railroad Street/Cypress Street cut through is still pending closure. Work will likely begin on Tuesday, March 14, 2017.

CSX advises this maintenance schedule is subject to changes due to both delays and accelerations of the work schedule.

If you or someone you know is affected by these road closures, please check the EMA webpage for the most up-to-date information made available by CSX to this office.

The Elmore County EMA will do its best to keep the public informed of any changes in the schedule. Interested/affected parties can check EMA’s website at www.elmorecoema.com for updates that will be posted to the website as they become available.

Update on Road Closings in Elmore County as CSX Works On Rail Crossings

As of 2:45 P.M. March 10, 2017 

Elmore County – CSX Railroad began working on rail crossings in Elmore County on this past Monday, March 6. The Elmore County Elmore County Emergency Management Agency (EMA) has been in constant contact with the rail representatives throughout the week in order to keep emergency service providers (law enforcement, fire, and EMS) and Board of Education informed of the closures at the rail crossings. The Elmore County EMA has been provided an updated work schedule for the remaining work to be completed by CSX next week beginning Monday, March 13, 2017.

Below is a schedule showing the crossing work that has been completed or the anticipated day that the work will likely be conducted on. Each road listed below will be closed at the rail crossing anywhere from two to three days at a time while the work is being completed.

For roads/crossings that are not “one way in/one way out,” CSX will set up detours allowing temporary alternative access. Those individuals with “one way in/one way out” access will be notified in advance by CSX and given an opportunity to relocate their vehicles to the other side of the crossings in order to not be inhibited from departing these areas once work begins on the crossings. CSX will also expedite the process for reopening the one way in/one way out routes.

The following is the schedule and status of rail crossing maintenance:

Prattville Junction Road is completed and the crossing is back open.

Rodgers Drive is completed and crossing is back open.

Coosada Road is completed and crossing is back open.

Pecan Grove Road is completed and crossing is back open.

Gas Plant Street (off of Coosada Parkway) is completed and crossing back open.

Politic Road (Town of Elmore) is CLOSED at the rail crossing for scheduled maintenance and will remain CLOSED through the weekend. Work will resume on Monday.

Jackson Street (Town of Elmore) will be temporarily open over the weekend, but will be CLOSED again at the rail crossing for scheduled maintenance on Monday March 13, 2017.

Marion Spillway Road is still pending closure. Work will likely begin on Monday, March 13, 2017.

Speigner Circle is still pending closure. Work will likely begin on Monday, March 13, 2017.

Railroad Street/Cypress Street cut through is still pending closure. Work will likely begin on Tuesday, March 14, 2017.

CSX advises this maintenance schedule is subject to changes due to both delays and accelerations of the work schedule.

If you or someone you know is affected by these road closures, please check the EMA webpage for the most up-to-date information made available by CSX to this office.

The Elmore County EMA will do its best to keep the public informed of any changes in the schedule. Interested/affected parties can check EMA’s website at www.elmorecoema.com for updates that will be posted to the website as they become available.

HAPPENING NOW: Major Update to CSX Rail Crossings Maintenance Schedule as of 5:30 P.M. (3/9/2017)

The following schedule and status of rail crossings maintenance is provided for your information and planning:

5:30:01 P.M. 03/09/2017  CSX has provided the Elmore County EMA with their latest update to their rail crossings maintenance schedule.

The following schedule and status of rail crossings maintenance is provided for your information and planning:

Prattville Junction Rd (City of Millbrook) is completed  crossing is back open.

Rodgers Drive (City of Millbrook) is nearly completed and is expected to open sometime today.

Coosada Road (Town of Coosada) is completed crossing is back open.

Pecan Grove Road (Town of Coosada) is CLOSED and is nearly completed and is expected to open sometime today.

Gas Plant Street (off of Coosada Parkway) is CLOSED at the crossing. Work is expected to be completed later today.

Politic Road (Town of Elmore) is CLOSED at the rail crossing for scheduled maintenance and will remain CLOSED through the weekend.

Jackson Street (Town of Elmore) will be temporarily open over the weekend, but will be CLOSED again at the rail crossing for scheduled maintenance on Monday March 13, 2017.

The information below reflects maintenance still to be completed:

Roads scheduled to close the week of March 13 – 16, 2017:

Marion Spillway Road (Town of Elmore) is still pending closure.

Speigner Circle (Town of Deatsville)

Railroad Street (Town of Deatsville)

CSX advises this maintenance schedule is subject to changes due to both delays and accelerations of the work schedule.

If you or someone you know is affected by these road closures, please check the EMA webpage for the most up-to-date information made available by CSX to this office.

HAPPENING NOW: Major Update to CSX Rail Crossings Maintenance Schedule (3/9/2017)

The following schedule and status of rail crossings maintenance is provided for your information and planning:

10:30:01 AM 03/09/2017  CSX has provided the Elmore County EMA with their latest update to their rail crossings maintenance schedule.

The following schedule and status of rail crossings maintenance is provided for your information and planning:

Prattville Junction Rd (City of Millbrook) is completed  crossing is back open.

Rodgers Drive (City of Millbrook) is nearly completed and is expected to open sometime today.

Coosada Road (Town of Coosda) is completed crossing is back open.

Pecan Grove Road (Town of Coosada) is CLOSED and is expected to be completed sometime today.

Gas Plant Street (off of Coosada Parkway) is CLOSED at the crossing. Work is expected to be completed by later today.

Politic Road (Town of Elmore) is CLOSED at the rail crossing for scheduled maintenance.

Jackson Street (Town of Elmore) is CLOSED at the rail crossing for scheduled maintenance.

The information below reflects maintenance still to be completed:

Roads scheduled to close Thursday, March 9, 2017 or the week of March 13 – 16, 2017:

Marion Spillway Road (Town of Elmore) is still pending closure.

Speigner Circle (Town of Deatsville)

Railroad Street (Town of Deatsville)

CSX advises this maintenance schedule is subject to changes due to both delays and accelerations of the work schedule.

If you or someone you know is affected by these road closures, please check the EMA webpage for the most up-to-date information made available by CSX to this office.