Tuesday, November 11 is Veterans Day and the City of Duluth is gearing up for its annual march.  To accommodate the route and set-up, traffic will be diverted.

Here are the details:

The Veterans Day March will start at 10:00 AM, forming in front of the Depot on Michigan street, and after a brief ceremony it will move up to 5th Avenue West to Superior Street, then east bound in the lower lane to Lake Avenue, turning right and traveling down the Lake Avenue Viaduct to Railroad Street where it turns right taking Railroad Street to the North gate of the DECC. The March should finish approximately 11:00 AM.

 

To facilitate event setup, Michigan Street in front of the Depot will be closed to thru traffic starting at 9:00 AM.

During the event, no traffic will be allowed in the East bound lane of Superior Street from 5th Avenue West to Lake Avenue, in the south bound lane of Lake Avenue from Superior Street to Railroad Street, or on westbound Railroad Street from Lake Avenue to the DECC north gate.

 

Police will be blocking roadways and intersections as the Veteran's Day March progresses toward the DECC Arena.

 

Drivers are urged to use caution when driving in the area of the event.