Wednesday, September 9, 2009
WILLAMINA -- Railroad track repair work will close Oregon Highway 18B near Willamina in northern Polk County beginning at 5 a.m. Saturday, Sept. 12.
The road is scheduled to remain closed through 5 a.m. on Monday, Sept. 14.
Oregon Department of Transportation will control traffic and assist with paving while West Rail Construction performs repairs on railroad tracks across Oregon 18B, the Willamina-Sheridan Highway Business Route, at milepost 1.05.
Signs will direct traffic around the closure. The detour follows Oregon 18. Drivers should expect minor delays in the area.