Camp Point, Illinois: Crossing upgrade receives public funding

9 Dec

The Illinois Commerce Commission (ICC) has approved a level crossing upgrade of the 2200E Road at-grade crossing of the Burlington Northern Santa Fe Railway’s (BNSF’s) right-of-way near Camp Point, Adams County.

The ICC has approved an expenditure of USD0.482 million from the State’s Grade Crossing Protection Fund (GCPF) with the balance of the total cost of USD0.504 million being met by BNSF which will maintain the upgraded level crossing at its own expense. .

The upgrade includes installation of flashing light signals and barriers, controlled by constant warning timed circuitry, improvements to the highway approaches to the crossing are also included.

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