On April 1, as part of the construction of Phase 5 of the Lakewalk East Extension, the City of Duluth will be closing Congdon Boulevard north of 61st Avenue East. Highway 61 and Scenic 61 traffic will be detoured to East Superior Street and 60th Avenue East.
A temporary traffic signal will be installed at the intersection of 60th Avenue East and Superior Street. Construction of the pedestrian tunnel will be completed and the detour removed on June 19.
Drivers in the area are advised that there will be traffic congestion and delays due to the closure. If possible, taking alternate routes around the construction is advised.
Source: City of Duluth press release