City Parking Facilities to be open for Grandma's Marathon

By KBJR News 1

City Parking Facilities to be open for Grandma's Marathon

June 20, 2013 Updated Jun 20, 2013 at 2:55 PM CDT

Duluth, MN(NNCNOW.com) --- The City of Duluth will open nine additional facilities for Grandma's Marathon Event parking this weekend.

Four surface parking lots, containing 193 total spaces, will open in Canal Park.

Five additional facilities, located within a block of the race course, and containing 1,753 total spaces, will open throughout other areas of downtown.

The Canal Park lots are only open for pre-race parking from 4:00 a.m. to 6:00 a.m. Access in and out of these lots will be shut down until after the races finish. The Canal Park lots will reopen to parkers around 3:00 p.m.

The other downtown ramps will be open from 5:00 a.m. until they are full. Payment to park must be in cash and will be collected by Interstate Parking event staff at the entrance of each facility.

Here is a full list of parking lots and ramps that will be open:
Irvin Lot – $15 per space
56 West Railroad Street
Open from 4:00 a.m. to 6:00 a.m
Street closures render lot inaccessible during marathon
Reopening about 3:00 p.m.

-Steam Plant Lot – $15 per space
55 West Railroad Street
Open from 4:00 a.m. to 6:00 a.m.
Street closures render lot inaccessible during marathon
Reopening about 3:00 p.m.

-Sculptured Wall Lot – $15 per space
From South Lake Avenue, take a left onto Sutphin Street and then an
immediate right at the alley
Open from 4:00 a.m. to 6:00 a.m.
Street closures render lot inaccessible during marathon
Reopening about 3:00 p.m.

-Lake Place
Lot – $5 per space
Underneath Canal Park Drive bridge on south side of I-35
Part of race course (closed before and during race
Opens about 3:00 p.m. for post-race parking

-Library / Depot Parking Facility – $15 per space
6th Avenue West and West Michigan Street
Open from 5:00 a.m. until full
Any parkers arriving before the event staff must pay at the automated
pay station.

Coney IslandLot –
$15 per space
112 West 1st Street
Open from 5:00 a.m. until full

-Technology Village
Ramp – $10 per space
14 East 1st Street
Open from 5:00 a.m.

-East Superior Street
Public Ramp – $10 per space
124 East 1st Street
(Superior Street entrance will be closed)
Open from 5:00 a.m.
From its 1st Street entrance, this facility looks like a surface parking lot.
However, it is a multi-level structure with more floors of parking below the
1st Street level.

-Medical District Ramp – $10 per space
336 East 1st Street
Open from 5:00 a.m.
The Medical District Ramp typically has open parking spaces even
when other facilities are nearing full capacity.