The rail crossing on Brown County State Highway 5

Rail crossing gets gates and lights

The rail crossing on Brown County State Highway 5 on the east edge of Springfield has had lights, gates and bells installed in recent days.  The project was managed by the Minnesota Department of Transportation (MnDOT) and the Canadian Pacific  Railroad and was totally financed with federal funding, according to  Brown County Highway Engineer  Wayne Stevens.  The system was completed and became operable on June 29.  

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