Railroad Street Detour Begins on Monday, June 29th
Published: Expires: 7/27/2015
DULUTH, MINNESOTA (June 24, 2015) – Effective Monday, June 29, 2015, all northbound I-35 traffic that exits at 5th Avenue West with Canal Park or Lake Avenue as a destination will be detoured around the Duluth Entertainment and Convention Center (DECC) along Harbor Drive. Traffic can also take a left on 5th Avenue West and proceed to Superior Street towards Lake Avenue. Railroad Street and the frontage road to Lake Avenue alongside North I-35 will be closed during this detour. Citizens will still have access to the DECC parking lot and ramp.
The detour will be in effect throughout the entire Phase One of the Northwest Passage Skywalk’s reconstruction which started on Monday, June 22, 2015. This phase is expected to last for approximately four weeks.
The new Duluth Transportation Center (DTC) project is proceeding with a 4-month closure of the Northwest Passage that is scheduled to last from Monday, June 22, 2015 through Wednesday, September 23, 2015.