The Denison Public Works Department will close portion of East Sears Street Friday, for railroad repairs at the crossing. The road was originally scheduled to be closed on Monday, but the repairs were delayed due to extreme cold weather.

The Denison Public Works Department will close portion of East Sears Street Friday, for railroad repairs at the crossing. The road was originally scheduled to be closed on Monday, but the repairs were delayed due to extreme cold weather.


The crossing, which is located in the 300 block of Sears, will be closed starting at 8:30 a.m. as workers make repairs to the rail bed. The Department expects that the work may continue into the late afternoon or late evening.


Detour signs will be in place to route traffic around the closed street. The Department recommends that large trucks detour onto FM 120, while local traffic uses East Walker Street.