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Monday, December 07, 2009

Caltrain construction, maintenance update, 12/5-11

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Work on Caltrain's Grade Crossing Improvement Program, which will enhance safety at 25 grade crossings in San Mateo County, continues in Atherton and Menlo Park. Work will take place Dec. 5 and Dec. 7 - 10 between the hours of 8 p.m. and 4 a.m. at Fair Oaks Lane and Watkins Avenue in Atherton and Ravenswood and Oak Grove avenues in Menlo Park. Work also will be done from 10:00 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 5 to 1:00 a.m. Sunday, Dec. 6 at the Broadway crossing in Burlingame.

From Dec. 6 to Dec. 10, crews will weld and grind the switches and replace crossties on the tracks between the Bayshore and Millbrae stations. Dec. 7-10, crews will weld and grind switches between the Menlo Park and Lawrence stations. Dec. 6-10, crews will resurface the tracks and weld and grind the switches between the Sunnyvale and San Jose Diridon stations.

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