Street Closures- U.P. 200 & Midnight Run Dog Sled Races Friday, February 14

Posted on January 27, 2020

City of Marquette
For Immediate Release

February 11, 2019

For More Information:

Angela Sjolund, Upper Peninsula Sled Dog Association/362-7250

Engineering Department/228-0440

STREET CLOSURES –

U.P. 200 & MIDNIGHT RUN DOG SLED RACES, FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 14

 The following streets will be closed to motor vehicles at the following times for the Annual U.P. 200 & Midnight Run Dog Sled Races to be held Friday, February 14.

Thursday, February 13

10:30 p.m. – Washington Street from Front Street to Lakeshore Boulevard

Friday, February 14

7:00 a.m. – Washington Street from Front Street to Sixth Street.

9:00 a.m. – Fifth Street from Spring Street to Bluff Street (closed to through traffic).

9:00 a.m. – Fourth Street from Spring Street to Bluff Street (closed to through traffic).

1:00 p.m. – Lakeshore Boulevard from Mattson Park to Baraga Avenue (closed to through traffic)

5:00 p.m. – Lakeshore Boulevard from Baraga Avenue to U.S. 41 (closed to through traffic)

5:00 p.m. to 10:30 p.m. – The northbound lane of S. Lake Street from U.S. 41 to Hampton Street

5:15 p.m. – Front Street from Baraga Avenue to Bluff Street (closed to through traffic)

5:45 p.m. – Third Street from Spring Street to Bluff Street  (closed to through traffic)

A detour route around the closure areas will use Baraga Avenue, Seventh Street, and Bluff Street.

The street closures will remain in effect until 2:00 a.m. Saturday, February 15 except for Washington Street between Third and Lakeshore, and Front Street between Bluff and Main (closed to through traffic) which will remain until 9:00 a.m. on Saturday, February 15 for the Polar Roll bike race.

Pedestrian access will be allowed all days throughout all the street closure areas.

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