‘Run for Recovery’ set for July 24

On Wednesday, July 24 the Great Lakes Recovery Center will be hosting the “Run for Recovery”. There will be a 5km walk, a 5km run and a 10k run starting at 5 p.m. and ending at approximately 8:30 p.m.
The 5km walk will start at the Great Lakes Recovery Center at 241 Wright Street and proceed north on the pedestrian corridor, crossing Hawley Street, then continuing along the multi-use path to Presque Isle Park before turning around and returning along the same route.
The 5km and 10km races will also start at the Great Lakes Recovery Center at 241 Wright Street. Runners will proceed south along a route through NMU’s campus to the multi-use path at Lakeshore Boulevard. Runners will then proceed south on the multi-use path. 5km runners will turn around at Crescent Street and 10 km runners will turn around at Hampton Street and return along the same route.
No streets will be closed however participants will be crossing streets and the public is asked to obey crossing guards and use caution while driving in these areas.

Waldo Avenue disruptions and closures planned

Beginning at 7 a.m. on Wednesday, July 17, Oberstar, Inc. will be removing partial sections of curbing and proceeding with sanitary sewer lateral replacements on Waldo Avenue from Lincoln Avenue to Garfield Avenue. This work is the prerequisite for the milling and overlaying for this street. This work will be done with intermediate road closures and the public is urged to use extreme caution and follow all warning signs, lane shifts and other traffic control measures. The work is expected to last two weeks for this phase of the project. Additional announcements will be forthcoming for mill and overlay activities.

The City of Marquette asks you for your patience during this process.

Section of Front Street closing July 15

Beginning at 7 a.m. on Monday, July 15 Front Street between Park Street and Magnetic Street will be closed to through traffic for reconstruction work. Work is expected to take four weeks to complete.

The Front Street work will detour traffic to Park Street, Pine Street and College Avenue. The public is advised to use caution when traveling through this area and to be alert for construction, detour and advisory signing.

A phasing schematic can be accessed at the City of Marquette Engineering Division web site under the Front Street Reconstruction Project link at www.marquettemi.gov.

Smith Construction is the general contractor for this project.

The City of Marquette asks you for your patience during the construction process.

Lincoln disruptions, closures planned

Beginning at 7 a.m. on Tuesday, July 16 Oberstar, Inc. will be removing partial sections of curbing and proceeding with sanitary sewer lateral replacement on Lincoln Avenue from Jefferson Street to Cleveland Avenue. This work is the prerequisite for the milling and overlaying for this street. This work will be done with intermediate road closures and the public is urged to use extreme caution and follow all warning signs, lane shifts, and other traffic control measures. The work is expected to last two weeks for this phase of the project. Additional announcements will be forthcoming for mill and overlay activities.

The City of Marquette asks you for your patience during this process.

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