FDOT warns drivers of NW 39th Avenue railroad resurfacing

Gainesville, Fla., (WCJB) - Drivers in Northwest Gainesville take note. The Florida Department of Transportation (FDOT) and CSX will resurface the railroad crossing on Northwest 39th Avenue in the middle of July.

Officials with FDOT says the $500,000 project will start at 6 a.m. on July 12 and end at 6 p.m. on July 20, weather and time permitting. While the work takes place, the crossing will be closed to traffic and vehicles will take a detour through either North Main Street, Northwest 53rd Avenue and Northwest 13th Street.

The crossing was last resurfaced in July 2008.