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Aug. 30, 2022

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Hwy 27 closes, detours at the railroad crossing in Little Falls Aug. 31–Sept. 1

BAXTER, Minn. –Those who travel on Hwy 27 through Little Falls should plan for short-term delays and a detour as crews close and repair the Burlington Northern Santa Fe Railway crossing, west of the Mississippi River, between Paul Larson Memorial Drive and Lindbergh Drive Wednesday, Aug. 31 and Thursday, Sept. 1.

Hwy 27 will close and detour along Paul Larson Memorial Drive, Ninth Avenue NW and Lindbergh Drive in Little Falls. All lanes to reopen by 8 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 1.

Crews will make repairs within the railroad crossings. Good weather conditions are necessary to complete this work.

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