Minnesota Department of Transportation

511 Travel Info

News Release

Sept. 9, 2016

Orange barrels on a highway

Garfield Avenue to close Sept. 10 – 11 in Duluth

DULUTH, Minn. — Garfield Avenue in Duluth will close at 6 a.m., Saturday, September 10 and will reopen at 6 p.m., Sunday, September 11. Garfield Avenue is being closed during this time for the KIA Drag Races and Car Show.

During the closure there will be no access to the Port Terminal from Garfield Avenue. A detour route will be posted using 21st Avenue West to provide access to the Port Terminal and all businesses that are in the area, including Goodwill.

No other access to Garfield Avenue is available from the detour.

On Monday, September 12 motorists will again be able to access the port using Garfield Avenue.

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