CSX crews begin railroad track replacement
Traffic disruptions kept to minimum on first day of work
April 16, 2013
“Things are going really well,” said Belpre Mayor Mike Lorentz. “We brought in a couple of extra police officers and posted them along Main Street to make sure things ran smoothly and it went so well that we’re thinking we won’t need them (today).”
Both lanes of Main Street were closed at 7 a.m. Monday and are expected to reopen late today or early Wednesday morning as CSX Railroad workers replace rails on the tracks above the roadway.
CSX Transportation crews work on the rails above Bel