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June 28, 2022

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Garfield Avenue temporary closures June 29-30 in Duluth

Duluth, Minn. – Motorists using Garfield Avenue will encounter temporary closures June 29-30 near Helberg Drive in Duluth. These closures are needed to install a temporary traffic signal as part of the Twin Ports Interchange project.

  • Wednesday, June 29 - Garfield Avenue traffic will be restricted to a single lane in each direction near Helberg Drive between the hours of 9 a.m. and 3 p.m. This will allow crews access to work on the signal system that will be installed at that intersection.
  • Thursday, June 30 – A full closure of the Garfield Avenue/Helberg Drive Intersection will occur. This closure will begin at 9 p.m. and last for approximately 15 minutes while an overhead wire for the signal system is installed.

Delays are expected both days and motorists are encouraged to use the Bong Bridge.

For more information on the Twin Ports Interchange project visit: https://www.dot.state.mn.us/d1/projects/twin-ports-interchange/.

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