State DOT News





FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE                                                                  

January 13, 2021


BSNF Railroad Crossing Closure


LAS CRUCES – The New Mexico Department of Transportation (NMDOT) District One has received notice of Railroad crossing repairs.


BSNF (Owner) will be making repairs to the railroad crossing on NM 157 “Ft. Seldon Road” starting tomorrow at 7:00 am. These repairs will require the closure of NM 157 at the railroad tracks. A detour will be in place on surrounding roadways, please follow signage. This closure is expected to be completed by 5:30 p.m.


The New Mexico Department of Transportation is committed to the safety of the traveling public and thanks you for your cooperation during this work. For updated information go to: New Mexico Department of Transportation at or call 511.





Mobility for everyone





Ami R Evans


Public Information Officer

Management Analyst-A

2912 E Pine St

Deming, NM 88030

Cell: (575) 640-5981

For updated information on New Mexico Roadways, you can call 511 or access


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