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Railroad crossing closing will impact traffic in University Park, Iowa

Updated: Sep. 12, 2021 at 7:00 PM CDT
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UNIVERSITY PARK, Iowa (KYOU) -Repairs at the Union Pacific Railroad crossing on Iowa 23/ South 17th Street in University Park east of Oskaloosa will require closing the roadway to traffic from 8 a.m. Monday, Sept. 13, until Monday morning, Sept. 20, weather permitting, according to the Iowa Department of Transportation’s Office of Rail Transportation.

You will be directed to use an official off-site detour.

Repairs at the Union Pacific Railroad crossing on Iowa 23/ South 17th Street in University Park...
Repairs at the Union Pacific Railroad crossing on Iowa 23/ South 17th Street in University Park east of Oskaloosa will require closing the roadway to traffic from 8 a.m. Monday, Sept. 13th(source: Iowa DOT)

The three-mile marked detour will follow Iowa 92 and Osburn Avenue.

It is anticipated the detour will be in place for approximately a week, weather permitting.

Local traffic will have access to Iowa 23 except for the lanes at the railroad crossing (near mile marker 14.85).

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