Southbound Blatnik Bridge Lanes To Close - Route 16 Buses To Use The Bong Bridge
Published: Expires: 6/23/2008
Effective Thursday, June 12, 2008, the Blatnik Bridge lanes from Duluth, MN, to Superior, WI, will be closed. Route 16 buses going to Superior, WI will be detoured to the Bong Bridge. From downtown Duluth, buses will run via Superior Street to the freeway entrance at Mesaba Avenue, then via the freeway, Bong Bridge, Belknap, Banks, Winter Street, Tower Avenue to 14th Street and regular route.
North End Superior Weekday Service: From North End Superior to Tower Avenue & 14th Street will be provided every 1/2 hour during the peak hours of 7:00a.m. to 9:00a.m. and 2:50p.m. to 6:00p.m. Transfers to Itasca, Billings Park, or South Superior will be made on Tower Avenue.
North End Superior Off-Peak and Weekends: Passengers wanting to travel to Itasca, or transfer to the Billings Park, South Superior bus will have to find alternate ways to downtown Superior.
Garfield Avenue and Goodwill Industries: Service to Garfield Avenue and Goodwill Industries will depart from the Holiday Inn at 7:02a.m., 8:02a.m., and 12:00 noon. Service from Goodwill Industries to downtown Duluth will not be affected. Passengers on Garfield Avenue and Goodwill Industries wanting to go to Superior, WI will have to go to downtown Duluth and transfer to a Superior bus.
The DTA does not anticipate any major delays in service during this time. Passengers should expect buses to run as scheduled