Permanent road closure in Beaumont

Permanent road closure in Beaumont

The City of Beaumont has announced that as of May 14 they have permanently closed Pearl Street at the Kansas City Southern Railroad crossing at Gilbert Street.

According to information from the city, the closure allows for the installation and establishment of a quiet zone in downtown Beaumont. The Gilbert Street right of way was closed by the City Council in 2012. KCS and the City are now prepared to complete the closure of Gilbert Street and proceed with establishing a quiet zone in downtown Beaumont.

Motorists will be able to cross the KCS Railroad track at Neches Street, as well as at Park Street and Orleans Street at the underpass.

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