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El Paso, TX: Residents want quiet zone and to keep crossings open

The El Paso “Five Points quiet zone” project is predicated on eliminating four level crossings (Elm, Birch, maple, Cedar) and upgrading those that remain, with the project scheduled for completion early in 2016. 98 more words

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Los Angeles, CA: County-wide safety improvement programme

The Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation Authority (Metro) Board of Directors on September 24th, 2015, approved the contract for the Los Angeles County Grade Crossing and Corridor Safety Program, authorizing engineering studies to identify potential safety improvements at approximately 153 pedestrian and vehicular at-grade crossings along 160 miles of Metro-owned right-of-way in Los Angeles County. 263 more words

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Santa Fe Springs, CA: State's most dangerous crossing to be eliminated

Planning is underway to eliminate what is considered to be California’s most dangerous level crossing. The project calls for either a highway¬†underpass or overpass to replace the level crossing which diagonally straddles the Rosecrans Avenue – Marquardt Avenue intersection. 56 more words

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Farmland, IN: Collision with stranded car on closed level crossing

A motorist has been issued a citation by police following his attempt to cross the railway at a level crossing which is presently closed and for which a posted diversion is in place. 47 more words

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Chicago, IL: Has crass stupidity claimed another victim?

A motorist who drove around lowered barriers at the heavily skewed level crossing on Ashland Avenue in Harvey was seriously injured when the car he was driving was hit by a train. 35 more words

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Crossing (photo)

I liked the blue sky. That’s pretty much it. haha

Photo taken with my Nikon Coolpix s9600.