Jefferson Street in Huntington to be closed starting Oct. 30 for railroad crossing rebuild

Jefferson Street in Huntington will be closed at the railroad tracks beginning today, Monday, Oct. 30, at 6 a.m., weather permitting, the Indiana Department of Transportation has announced.

The street will be closed between West Franklin and West State streets so that Norfolk Southern can rebuild the railroad crossing. A local detour will be posted.

The work, which will improve the driving surface for motorists, is expected to be completed on Friday, Nov. 10, by 6 p.m., weather permitting.