Streets closed for ball drop

MARQUETTE – The New Year’s Eve Ball Drop will take place from 11 tonight to 1 a.m. Wednesday at the intersection of Front and Washington streets.

The following streets will be closed to vehicular traffic: Washington from Third Street to Lakeshore Boulevard and Front from Main Street to Bluff Street.

Drivers are advised to use caution when traveling this area and be aware of pedestrians crossing the streets.