There's light at the end of the tunnel as the Bellefontaine Avenue rail crossing should be back up open on Monday evening.

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Crews will be working through the weekend to get the track in place to make the switch over from the shoe-fly rail to permanent track. Concrete pads have been poured at the crossing and crews are continuing to remove and install rail on the Indiana & Ohio line. The goal is to pave on Monday and open the intersection that evening. Until then, motorists are asked to find a different route to get across town.

This is all part of the grade separation project of an underpass on Elm Street at the I & O to improve traffic flow.

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