Duluth City Council has appointed Tyrone Walker to the Duluth Seaway Port Authority board of commissioners.

Tyrone Walker

Walker, an ironworker at Lakehead Constructors and Ironworkers Local 512, will succeed Norm Voorhees whose final term on the board concluded early October. Walker’s appointment will run through to October 10, 2026.

Deb DeLuca, executive director of Duluth Seaway Port Authority, said: “The commissioners are very engaged and represent a broad spectrum of business concerns. Commissioner Walker brings an important union and labour perspective to the board.”