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NYC TRAFFIC ADVISORY APRIL 13-14

 

NYC TRAFFIC ADVISORY:  FRIDAY APRIL 13, 2013 TO SUNDAY APRIL 14, 2013

 

FOLLOWING QUEENS MIDTOWN TUNNEL CLOSURES MEANS LIKELY CONGESTION AND INTERRUPTION THE NORMAL FLOW OF TRAFFIC IN THE AREA:

Where When What
One tube  of QUEENS MIDTOWN TUNNEL from 2 a.m. on Saturday through 5 a.m. Two-way traffic is in effect in the remaining tube. Trucks are not allowed while two-way traffic is in effect

 

ALEXANDER HAMILTON BRIDGE

Starting from December 8, 2012, construction work will begin on the Alexander Hamilton Bridge (I-95 Cross Bronx Expressway) and that will impact traffic on the Westbound (New Jersey-bound) lanes of the bridge and surrounding roadways for approximately for the next 6 months. A new traffic pattern is in place on the Cross Bronx Expressway southbound approaching the Major Deegan Expressway. As a result, two lanes to the left of the workzone and one lane to the right of the workzone will be open to traffic. Drivers will have access to both levels of the George Washington Bridge.

 

BROOKLYN BRIDGE. MANHATTAN/BROOKLYN

Where When Why
One of three lanes may be closed in eastbound direction to Brooklyn 6 am to 3 pm weekdays Due to facilitation rehabilitation and repainting work
Single lane closures will occur, as needed on the local streets under the bridge through 2013 Off peak hour on weekdays Due to facilitation rehabilitation and repainting work
This Bridge is closed to Manhattan-bound traffic closed overnight as needed Due to facilitation rehabilitation and repainting work
The northbound FDR exit to the Brooklyn Bridge. Use the prior South Street exit starting 1 hour before closure hours noted below. Due to facilitation rehabilitation and repainting work
The Brooklyn Queens Expressway eastbound exit to the Brooklyn Bridge starting as early as 30 minutes before closure Due to facilitation rehabilitation and repainting work
Manhattan bound/westbound Monday night through Friday morning between 11 pm and 6 am, 12:01 am to 7 am Saturday Due to facilitation rehabilitation and repainting work
All work will occur overnight during off peak hours, when Manhattan-bound drivers will be detoured to the nearby Manhattan Bridge As posted Due to facilitation rehabilitation and repainting work

GRAND STREET BRIDGE OVER NEWTOWN CREEK. BROOKLYN/QUEENS

Where When Why
Grand Street Bridge over Newtown Creek 6 am to 4 pm Saturday Due to facilitation NYCDOT bridge maintenance work

 NYPD HOLY NAME SOCIETY PARADE

Where When Why
55th Street between 5th Avenue and Madison Avenue (Formation) Sunday from 7:30 am to 9:15 am NYPD Holy Name Society Parade
5th Avenue between 55th Street and 47th Street (Route) Sunday from 7:30 am to 9:15 am NYPD Holy Name Society Parade
47th Street between 5th Avenue and 6th Avenue (Route) Sunday from 7:30 am to 9:15 am NYPD Holy Name Society Parade
6th Avenue between 47th Street and 53rd Street (Route) Sunday from 7:30 am to 9:15 am NYPD Holy Name Society Parade
Into Hilton Hotel (Dispersal) Sunday from 7:30 am to 9:15 am NYPD Holy Name Society Parade

 

PERSIAN DAY PARADE AND FESTIVAL

Where When Why
37th Street between 5th Avenue and Park Avenue (Formation) Sunday from 12 Noon to 2 pm Persian Day Parade and Festival
38th Street between 5th Avenue and Park Avenue(Formation) Sunday from 12 Noon to 2 pm Persian Day Parade and Festival
Madison Avenue between 38th Street and 26th Street (Route) Sunday from 12 Noon to 2 pm Persian Day Parade and Festival
27th Street between Madison Avenue and 5th Avenue(Dispersal) Sunday from 12 Noon to 2 pm Persian Day Parade and Festival
Madison Avenue between 26th Street and 25th Street (Festival) Sunday from 12 Noon to 2 pm Persian Day Parade and Festival
26th Street between 5th Avenue and Madison Avenue (Festival) Sunday from 12 Noon to 2 pm Persian Day Parade and Festival
36th Street between Madison Avenue and Park Avenue (street fairs) Sunday from 12 Noon to 2 pm Persian Day Parade and Festival
25th Street between Madison Avenue and Park Avenue(street fairs) Sunday from 12 Noon to 2 pm Persian Day Parade and Festival
24th Street between Madison Avenue and Park Avenue(street fairs) Sunday from 12 Noon to 2 pm Persian Day Parade and Festival
Park Avenue between 23rd Street and 26th Street(street fairs) Sunday from 12 Noon to 2 pm Persian Day Parade and Festival

 

FOLLOWING STREETS CLOSURES MEANS LIKELY CONGESTION AND INTERRUPTION THE NORMAL FLOW OF TRAFFIC IN THE AREA IN MANHATTAN:

Where When Why
East 18th Street between 2ndAvenue and 1st Avenue Saturday and/or Sunday from 9 am to 8 pm Due to facilitation crane operation
East 36th Street between 5th Avenue and Madison Avenue Saturday and/or Sunday from 8 am to 4 pm Due to facilitation crane operation
East 44th Street between Madison Avenue and Vanderbilt Avenue 12:01 am to 8 am Saturday and/or Sunday Due to facilitation crane operation
East 51st Street between 3rd Avenue and 2nd Avenue Saturday and/or Sunday from 8 am to 6 pm Due to facilitation crane operation
East 53rd Street between Madison Avenue and Park Avenue Saturday and/or Sunday from 8 am to 6 pm Due to facilitation crane operation
East 55th Street between Madison Avenue and Park Avenue 8 pm Friday through 8 pm Saturday Due to facilitation MTA East Side Access roadway work
East 58th Street between 2nd Avenue and Queensboro Bridge Ramp Sunday from 2 am to 7 am Due to facilitation crane operation
East 68th Street between Park Avenue and Lexington Avenue Saturday and/or Sunday from 8 am to 6 pm Due to facilitation crane operation
East 118th Street between Pleasant Avenue and Dead End Saturday and/or Sunday from 8 am to 5 pm Due to facilitation crane operation
West 141st Street between Convent Avenue and Hamilton Terrace Saturday and/or Sunday from 8 am to 5 pm Due to facilitation crane operation
West 161st Street between Riverside Drive and Ft. Washington Avenue Saturday and/or Sunday from 8 am to 4 pm Due to facilitation crane operation
Gansevoort Street between Washington Street and 10th Avenue 6 am Saturday to 9 pm Sunday Due to facilitation crane operation
Fulton Street between Broadway and Church Street Sunday from 11 am to 10 pm Due to facilitation crane operation
Leonard Street between Church Street and West Broadway Saturday from 8 am to 6 pm and Sunday from 9 am to 6 pm Due to facilitation crane operation
Franklin Street between Greenwich Street and Hudson Street Sunday from 8 am to 6 pm and Sunday from 9 am to 6 pm Due to facilitation crane operation
Greenwich Street between Laight Street between Vestry Street Saturday from 8 am to 6 pm and Sunday from 9 am to 6 pm Due to facilitation crane operation
York Street between John Lane and 6th Avenue Saturday from 8 am to 6 pm and Sunday from 9 am to 6 pm Due to facilitation crane operation

 

FOLLOWING STREETS CLOSURES MEANS LIKELY CONGESTION AND INTERRUPTION THE NORMAL FLOW OF TRAFFIC IN THE AREA IN BROOKLYN:

Where When Why
Jay Street between Front Street and Water Street Saturday and/or Sunday from 8 am to 6 pm Due to facilitation crane operation
Hoyt Street between Atlantic Avenue and State Street Saturday and/or Sunday from 8 am to 6 pm Due to facilitation crane operation
Duffield Street between Fulton Street and Willoughby Street Saturday and/or Sunday from 8 am to 6 pm Due to facilitation crane operation

 

FOLLOWING STREETS CLOSURES MEANS LIKELY CONGESTION AND INTERRUPTION THE NORMAL FLOW OF TRAFFIC IN THE AREA IN QUEENS:

Where When Why
Myrtle Avenue between Fresh Pond Road and Wyckoff Avenue Sunday from 11 am to 6 pm The Ridgewood LDC Myrtle Avenue Festival as permitted by the Mayor’s Street Activity Permit Office (SAPO).

 

This information is subject to change without further notice.

No festivals this weekend, but still you should plan your travel carefully

This traffic information comes from many different sources

Main source of this information is The New York City Department of Transportation


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