Rochester, MN (KROC AM News) - Scheduled work on a Rochester railroad crossing is expected to affect traffic next week.

The city says Canadian Pacific Railroad crews will perform maintenance work at the crossing located on 6th Avenue NW between Civic Center Drive and 6th Street NW.

The work is scheduled to begin Monday and is expected to be completed by Wednesday.

Motorists wishing to use 6th Avenue NW will be detoured to the east along either Civic Center Drive or 7th Street NW to 4th Avenue NW.

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This crossing is a block away and will be closed later in the week.