US 60-Business/Park Ave. in Paducah to close for rail crossing upgrades

US 60-Business/Park Ave. in Paducah to close for rail crossing upgrades

PADUCAH, KY (KFVS) - A railroad contractor plans to close US 60-Business/Park Avenue in Paducah, Kentucky starting on Tuesday, July 21.

P&L Railroad will close the one-way westbound intersection with North 9th Street at US 60-Business mile point 1.754 to allow for rail crossing upgrades.

The road at this site is expected to close at 8 a.m. on Tuesday and reopen to traffic late on Friday, July 24.

According to the Kentucky Transportation Cabinet, there will be marked detours via US 45-Business/North 8th Street and US 45/H.C. Mathis Drive.

If you take the one-way westbound section of US 60-Business/Park Avenue near 9th Street in Paducah on a regular basis, KYTC said you should make alternate travel plans in advance for the week of July 21-24.

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