Additional Nighttime Closure of Northbound I-35
Published: Expires: 8/31/2015
Closure will be from 9:00 p.m. to 6:00 a.m. on Wednesday and Sunday night.
DULUTH, MINNESOTA (August 24, 2015) – Additional nighttime closures of northbound I-35 are scheduled to continue on Wednesday, August 26, 2015 at 9:00 p.m. and on Sunday August 30, 2015 also at 9:00 p.m. with daytime partial-lane closures continuing to accommodate work on the Northwest Passage skywalk.
The detour routing during these nighttime closures is for northbound I-35 traffic to exit via the 5th Avenue West exit ramp and go across 5th Avenue West to re-enter the freeway via the recently opened on-ramp.
The daytime construction work will continue and involves single lane closures on both southbound I-35 and northbound I-35.
The Duluth Transit Authority’s (DTA) DECC & Downtown Shuttle Bus (Route 22) will continue to run on Railroad Street during weekdays with the main DECC stop located just below the Northwest Passage.
This press release contains the most current information regarding the project’s timeline. Progress reports with timeline updates will be provided on a weekly basis. The most current closure/detour maps are available at duluthtransit.com.