Streets to close for dog sled races

MARQUETTE — The following Marquette streets will be closed to motor vehicles starting at the following times for the Annual U.P. 200 & Midnight Run Dog Sled Races.

≤ Today, 10:30 p.m. — Washington Street from Front Street to Lakeshore Boulevard

≤ Friday, 7 a.m. — Washington Street from Front Street to Fifth Street

≤ Friday, 9 a.m. — Fourth Street from Spring Street to Bluff Street

≤ Friday, 1 p.m. — Lakeshore Boulevard from Mattson Park to Baraga Avenue

≤ Friday, 5 p.m. — Lakeshore Boulevard from Baraga Avenue to U.S. 41

≤ Friday, 5-10:30 p.m. — Northbound lane of South Lake Street from U.S. 41 to Hampton Street

≤ Friday, 5:15 p.m. — Front Street from Baraga Avenue to Bluff Street

≤ Friday, 5:45 p.m. — Third Street from Spring Street to Bluff Street

The detour route will use Baraga Avenue, Fifth Street and Bluff Street. Unless otherwise noted, the street closures will remain in effect until 2 a.m. Saturday.

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