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Superior Street Reconstruction Word on the Street Weekly Update

Submitted / City of Duluth
Wrap-up of This Week

. Waterproofing and sidewalk work continued in front of the Duluth Library. Foot traffic may enter the Library through Michigan Street.

. Parking lanes were installed between 3rd Avenue W and 5th Avenue W.

. The eastbound driving lane between 4th Avenue W and 5th Avenue W was installed.

.The landscape wall installation to the east of the Gateway building was completed.

. Hot water service installation is complete in the roadway. Interior work and testing are continuing on site.

. Crews worked to build the road up to grade in preparation of concrete pouring.

What to Expect September 30 – October 6

. Access to businesses and residences remain open.

. Please note, sidewalk routes will be changing in the coming weeks to accommodate for preparing for concrete pours in sidewalks. Business doors will remain accessible. Take care to look for changes to kiosks and additional signage for pedestrian reroutes. Each block will have one side that remains open fully open to pedestrian traffic.

. Flatwork crews will be pouring concrete in phases, ensuring proper drying time prior to driving on site.

. Curb and gutter will be installed west of 6th Avenue W.

. Roadway portions will be installed between 3rd Avenue W and 5th Avenue W.

. Road grade will continue along the project to prepare for concrete.

Detour Routes

. Pedestrian Access Route Maps are located in kiosks on each avenue

. Please use the following link to review vehicle detours: www.superiorstreet.org

Weekly Meeting

Please join our weekly construction meeting Tuesday at 10:00 am at the Radisson Hotel in the Missabe Room.

Live Feed

You can see a live feed of the construction site anytime using this link: http://www.superiorstreet.org/livefeed/

Parking Ramps

Many ramps are offering free parking if you enter and leave within an hour. For those accessing businesses in the construction zone, the following ramps are participating:

. Civic Center Ramp—410 W. First Street

. 4th Avenue Auto Park—402 W. Michigan Street

. Duluth Transportation Center—228 W. Michigan Street

. US Bank Ramp—115 W. Michigan Street

Love Downtown Duluth – Love Notes

. Please remind patrons, family and friends to support businesses in the affected construction zone throughout construction season.

. Thank you to all our businesses and downtown guests for your patience as we work to beautify and fortify our downtown future.