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KCS to replace crossties, improve grade crossings in Mississippi subdivision


Kansas City Southern announced Tuesday that it will spend $5.6 million this year on construction and improvement projects on its Louisville Subdivision in Mississippi.
KCS plans to make crosstie and grade-crossing improvements between Philadelphia and Newton, Miss., starting Oct. 25 through early November.

Communities the Class I will work through include Philadelphia, Neshoba, Union, Decatur, and Newton, Miss.

The work includes replacing 27,000 crossties and improving 26 grade crossings.

In August, KCS announced a slate of construction and improvement projects in Texas and Louisiana.

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