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MOUNT PLEASANT, WI – If you plan to travel along Highway K between Highway V and Highway H from Monday through Aug. 30, you’ll need to plan for a different route.

The Canadian Pacific Railroad intends to close that section so that they can make improvements to the railroad grade crossing and repair a rail defect, according to a press release by Racine County.

“County K will be fully closed at the railroad crossing, about 150 feet west of County H, and will be closed to all through-traffic between County Highway V and County Highway H. The closure is scheduled to continue through Friday, August 30,” the press release reads.

Motorists are asked to use County Trunk Highway C and County Trunk Highway H.

Signs will be posted to direct traffic around the closure. The work is weather dependent and subject to change.

Denise Lockwood has an extensive background in traditional and non-traditional media. She has written for Patch.com, the Milwaukee Business Journal, Milwaukee Magazine and the Kenosha News.