Burlington Northern Santa Fe railroad cancels plans to close Route 11 for one week in Brookfield

Burlington Northern Santa Fe Train

Burlington Northern Santa Fe railroad has notified the Missouri Department of Transportation that they have canceled their plan to close Route 11 in Brookfield this week for emergency repairs to the Brookfield Sub railroad bridge over Route 11.

A new date for the closure has not been set yet.

When rescheduled, the road will close from Boston Street to Helm Street around the clock for approximately one week. During the closure, the railroad will direct motorists over a detour on Business U.S. 36, Pershing Road, and Pratt Road