Construction crews remove and repair sections of the CN railway tracks at Young Road on Tuesday, June 23, 2020. The road is expected to be closed until 9 p.m. June 24. See more photos below. (Jenna Hauck/ The Progress)

Construction crews remove and repair sections of the CN railway tracks at Young Road on Tuesday, June 23, 2020. The road is expected to be closed until 9 p.m. June 24. See more photos below. (Jenna Hauck/ The Progress)

Young Road closed at CN tracks for construction in Chilliwack

Traffic is currently being rerouted now until Wednesday, June 24

Young Road is currently closed at the CN railway tracks due to construction and traffic is being rerouted today and tomorrow.

Crews are doing routine maintenance on the train tracks as a result of regular wear and tear.

The section of Young Road is expected to be closed from 11 a.m. on Tuesday, June 23 until 9 p.m. Wednesday, June 24, according to the City of Chilliwack’s Facebook page.

Motorists are being asked to use alternate routes like the Yale Road overpass or the railway crossing at Broadway Street.

Local traffic only is being allowed through.

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Construction crews remove and repair sections of the CN railway tracks at Young Road on Tuesday, June 23, 2020. The road is expected to be closed until 9 p.m. June 24. (Jenna Hauck/ The Progress)

Construction crews remove and repair sections of the CN railway tracks at Young Road on Tuesday, June 23, 2020. The road is expected to be closed until 9 p.m. June 24. (Jenna Hauck/ The Progress)

Construction crews remove and repair sections of the CN railway tracks at Young Road on Tuesday, June 23, 2020. The road is expected to be closed until 9 p.m. June 24. (Jenna Hauck/ The Progress)

Construction crews remove and repair sections of the CN railway tracks at Young Road on Tuesday, June 23, 2020. The road is expected to be closed until 9 p.m. June 24. (Jenna Hauck/ The Progress)

Construction crews remove and repair sections of the CN railway tracks at Young Road on Tuesday, June 23, 2020. The road is expected to be closed until 9 p.m. June 24. (Jenna Hauck/ The Progress)

Construction crews remove and repair sections of the CN railway tracks at Young Road on Tuesday, June 23, 2020. The road is expected to be closed until 9 p.m. June 24. (Jenna Hauck/ The Progress)