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CSXT Closing Bartow Roads at Rail Crossings Starting Monday

Published: February 9, 2024

Bartow, Fla. (Feb. 9, 2024) — CSX Transportation (CSXT) will close East Clower Street at their rail crossing just east of Rose Avenue South in Bartow for three to five days starting Monday, February 12, as part of a round of progressive track repairs along the “Valrico” rail line. Additional multi-day closures of Bartow streets will follow on Wednesday, February 14, as work continues northerly through the city next week. Streets include Franklin Street, East Gibbons Street, Magnolia Street, and Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard. Minor travel delays during peak-hour traffic are possible. Commuters should drive carefully and be alert to detour signs.

Anyone wanting to report a public road rail crossing issue or complaint should call CSX at 1-800-232-0144 or email them at


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