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To: All BNSF Customers

Burlington Bridge Outage This Week

Beginning at 7:00 a.m. Wednesday, November 3, 2010, through 7:00 a.m. Friday, November 5, 2010, the Burlington Bridge will be out of service for 48 hours to replace span #6. The bridge is located at Burlington, IA, which is between Galesburg, IL, and Ottumwa, IA.

Traffic moving through this area will be rerouted. Customers may experience between six and 18 hours of delay for traffic moving along this route during the outage.

A map of the affected territory is attached for your information.

SA 11-01_Burlington Bridge Outage - map.pdf

Thank you for your patience as we perform upgrades to provide more consistent service. If you have any questions regarding this maintenance project, please contact BNSF Customer Support at 888-428-2673.

If you have any questions, please send an email to