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NYC TRAFFIC ADVISORY AUG 16-18

 

NEW YORK CITY TRAFFIC ADVISORY:  Friday AUG 16, 2013 to Sunday July 18, 2013

 

STATEN ISLAND/NEW JERSEY CROSSINGS

OUTERBRIDGE CROSSINGS AS OF THE EVENING OF JULY 9TH THROUGH OCTOBER 2013 – INBOUND. MANHATTAN/BROOKLYN CLOSURES MEANS LIKELY CONGESTION AND INTERRUPTION THE NORMAL FLOW OF TRAFFIC IN THE AREA IN STATEN ISLAND/NEW JERSEY

Where When Why
Outerbridge Crossings is closed in both directions Between 10 pm to 5 am Monday nights through Friday mornings to facilitate PANY/NJ roadway repairs and paving
Outerbridge Crossings is closed in both directions From 11:59 pm Friday to 7 am Saturday to facilitate PANY/NJ roadway repairs and paving

Drivers should plan alternate routes, or follow posted detours to the Goethals Bridge.

MANHATTAN- BROOKLYN

BROOKLYN BRIDGE – INBOUND. MANHATTAN/BROOKLYN CLOSURES MEANS LIKELY CONGESTION AND INTERRUPTION THE NORMAL FLOW OF TRAFFIC IN THE AREA IN MANHATTAN AND BROOKLYN

Where When Why
BROOKLYN BRIDGE full closure for traffic proceeding Manhattan bound/westbound Starting 12:01am Sunday August 18 until 6am Monday August 19 Due to facilitation rehabilitation and repainting work
BROOKLYN BRIDGE full closure for traffic proceeding Manhattan bound/westbound Monday night through Friday morning between 11 pm and 6 am, 12:01 am to 6 am Saturday, and 12:01 am to 9 am Sunday Due to facilitation rehabilitation and repainting work
BROOKLYN BRIDGE Brooklyn bound/eastbound – one of three eastbound lanes will be closed 6 am to 2 pm Saturday Due to facilitation rehabilitation and repainting work

Drivers proceeding inbound/northbound from south Brooklyn via the Belt Parkway and Gowanus Expressway should use 3rd Avenue/Hamilton Avenue into the toll facility Hugh L. Carey (formerly Brooklyn Battery) Tunnel as the best route into lower Manhattan.

Drivers proceeding inbound/westbound from Queens/Long Island should consider the Williamsburg Bridge, or the toll facilities at the Robert F Kennedy Bridge or Queens Midtown Tunnel, for best route into Manhattan.

Throughout this closure the Manhattan Bridge will accommodate 5 lanes of traffic inbound/westbound and two lanes outbound/eastbound.

 

MANHATTAN

 

96TH STREET CENTRAL PARK TRANSVERSE ROADWAY BETWEEN 5TH AVENUE AND CENTRAL PARK WEST CLOSURES MEANS LIKELY CONGESTION AND INTERRUPTION THE NORMAL FLOW OF TRAFFIC IN THE AREA IN MANHATTAN

Where When Why
96th Street Central Park Transverse Roadway between 5th Avenue and Central Park West 12:01 am to 6 am Sunday  NYCDOT bridge inspection.

 

DRIVE. FDR DRIVE CLOSURES MEANS LIKELY CONGESTION AND INTERRUPTION THE NORMAL FLOW OF TRAFFIC IN THE AREA IN MANHATTAN

Where When Why
FDR Drive Service Road between East 30th Street and East 34th StreetThe East 34th Street entrance ramp to the FDR Drive will remain ope  from 6 am Saturday to 9 pm Sunday  crane operation. n.

 

PARK AVENUE UNDERPASS BETWEEN EAST 33RD STREET AND EAST 40TH. PARK AVENUE UNDERPASS CLOSURES MEANS LIKELY CONGESTION AND INTERRUPTION THE NORMAL FLOW OF TRAFFIC IN THE AREA IN MANHATTAN

Where When Why
Park Avenue Underpass between East 33rd Street and East 40th StreetThis underpass will be closed 10 pm Friday to 8 pm Saturday  Summer Streets event and NYCDOT maintenance.

 

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

Where When Why
West 22nd Street between 8th Avenue and 9th Avenue  Saturday and/or Sunday from 9 am to 7 pm  For crane operation.
West 24th Street between Broadway and Avenue of the Americas  12:01 am to 9 pm Sunday  For crane operation.
West 29th Street between 10th Avenue and 11th Avenue  6 am Saturday to 9 pm Sunday  For crane operation.
East 41st Street between 3rd Avenue and Tunnel Exit Street  Sunday from 5 am to 2 pm  For crane operation.
West 55th Street between 11th Avenue and 12th Avenue . Saturday and/or Sunday from 8 am to 6 pm crane operation
East 61st Street between York Avenue and 1st Avenue  6 am Saturday to 9 pm Sunday  For crane operation.
East 76th Street between Lexington Avenue and Park Avenue  Saturday and/or Sunday from 8 am to 4 pm  For crane operation.
East 87th Street between 5th Avenue and Madison Avenue  Saturday and/or Sunday from 8 am to 4 pm  For crane operation.
West 117th Street between Lenox Avenue and 5th Avenue  Saturday and/or Sunday from 8 am to 4 pm  For crane operation.
Franklin Street between Hudson Street and Varick Street  Saturday from 9 am to 10 pm for roadway reconstruction/utility work.
Vandam Street between Hudson Street and Varick Street  Saturday and/or Sunday from 8 am to 6 pm  For crane operation.
Wooster Street between Spring Street and Prince Street  Saturday and/or Sunday from 8 am to 6 pm  For crane operation.
Grand Street between Broadway and Crosby Street  from 12:01 am to 6 am Sunday  For crane operation.
Perry Street between West Street and Washington Street  Saturday and/or Sunday from 8 am to 6 pm  For crane operation.

 

 

FESTIVALS AND PARADES IN MANHATTAN

MULBERRY STREET PEDESTRIAN MALL – FOLLOWING STREETS CLOSURES MEANS LIKELYCONGESTION AND INTERRUPTION THE NORMAL FLOW OF TRAFFIC IN THE AREA IN MANHATTAN:

Where When Why
Mulberry Street between Canal Street and Broome Street; Hester Street between Mott Street and Baxter Street These streets will be closed 5:30 pm to 9 pm Friday, Saturday and Sunday Mulberry Street Pedestrian Mall through September 9, 2013.

 

STONE STREET PEDESTRIAN MALL – FOLLOWING STREETS CLOSURES MEANS LIKELYCONGESTION AND INTERRUPTION THE NORMAL FLOW OF TRAFFIC IN THE AREA IN MANHATTAN:

Where When Why
Stone Street between Hanover Square and Broad Street; Mill Lane between Stone Street and South William Street (Pedestrian Street) Monday April 1 through Saturday November 30, 2013  for the Stone Street Pedestrian Mall

 

DOT/SUMMER STREETS – FOLLOWING STREETS CLOSURES MEANS LIKELYCONGESTION AND INTERRUPTION THE NORMAL FLOW OF TRAFFIC IN THE AREA IN MANHATTAN:

Where When Why
Centre Street between Brooklyn Bridge exit and Reade Street/Lafayette Street Saturday August 17, 2013 from 7 am to 1 pm DOT/Summer Streets
Lafayette Street between Reade Street/Centre Street and Fourth Avenue Saturday August 17, 2013 from 7 am to 1 pm DOT/Summer Streets
Fourth Avenue between Lafayette Street and East 15th Street Saturday August 17, 2013 from 7 am to 1 pm DOT/Summer Streets
Union Square East between East 15th Street and East 17th Street Saturday August 17, 2013 from 7 am to 1 pm DOT/Summer Streets
Park Avenue South between East 17th Street and East 32nd Street Saturday August 17, 2013 from 7 am to 1 pm DOT/Summer Streets
Park Avenue between East 32nd Street and East 72nd Street Saturday August 17, 2013 from 7 am to 1 pm DOT/Summer Streets
(including the viaduct between East 40th Street and east 46th Street Saturday August 17, 2013 from 7 am to 1 pm DOT/Summer Streets
72nd Street between Park Avenue and 5th Avenue Saturday August 17, 2013 from 7 am to 1 pm DOT/Summer Streets
Centre Street between Reade Street/Lafayette Street and Worth Street Saturday August 17, 2013 from 7 am to 1 pm DOT/Summer Streets
Cleveland Place between Kenmare Street and Spring Street Saturday August 17, 2013 from 7 am to 1 pm DOT/Summer Streets
Spring Street between Crosby Street and Mulberry Street Saturday August 17, 2013 from 7 am to 1 pm DOT/Summer Streets
Kenmare Street between Lafayette Street and Cleveland Place Saturday August 17, 2013 from 7 am to 1 pm DOT/Summer Streets
Astor Place between Broadway and 4th Avenue Saturday August 17, 2013 from 7 am to 1 pm DOT/Summer Streets
East 12th Street between Park Avenue and Lexington Avenue Saturday August 17, 2013 from 7 am to 1 pm DOT/Summer Streets
East 24th Street between Madison Avenue and Lexington Avenue Saturday August 17, 2013 from 7 am to 1 pm DOT/Summer Streets
East 25th Street between Madison Avenue and Lexington Avenue Saturday August 17, 2013 from 7 am to 1 pm DOT/Summer Streets
East 26th Street between Madison Avenue and Lexington Avenue Saturday August 17, 2013 from 7 am to 1 pm DOT/Summer Streets
East 32nd Street between Park Avenue and Lexington Avenue Saturday August 17, 2013 from 7 am to 1 pm DOT/Summer Streets
East 40th Street between Park Avenue and Lexington Avenue Saturday August 17, 2013 from 7 am to 1 pm DOT/Summer Streets
East 51st between Madison Avenue and Lexington Avenue Saturday August 17, 2013 from 7 am to 1 pm DOT/Summer Streets
East 52nd Street between Madison Avenue and Lexington Avenue Saturday August 17, 2013 from 7 am to 1 pm DOT/Summer Streets

 

ANCIENT ORDER OF HIBERNIANS STREET – FOLLOWING STREETS CLOSURES MEANS LIKELYCONGESTION AND INTERRUPTION THE NORMAL FLOW OF TRAFFIC IN THE AREA IN MANHATTAN:

Where When Why
6th Avenue between West 42nd Street and West 56th Street Saturday August 17, 2013 from 11 am to 6 pm Ancient Order of Hibernians Street

 

HARLEM WEEK FESTIVAL – FOLLOWING STREETS CLOSURES MEANS LIKELYCONGESTION AND INTERRUPTION THE NORMAL FLOW OF TRAFFIC IN THE AREA IN MANHATTAN:

Where When Why
135th Street between 5th Avenue and Saint Nicholas Avenue Saturday August 17, 2013 and Sunday August 18, 2013 from 11 am to 6 pm  Harlem Week Festival
Lenox Terrace Place between 134th Street and 135th Street Saturday August 17, 2013 and Sunday August 18, 2013 from 11 am to 6 pm  Harlem Week Festival

 

FEDERATION OF INDIAN ASSOCIATION PARADE AND FESTIVAL – FOLLOWING STREETS CLOSURES MEANS LIKELYCONGESTION AND INTERRUPTION THE NORMAL FLOW OF TRAFFIC IN THE AREA IN MANHATTAN:

Where When Why
37th Street between 5th Avenue and Park Avenue. Formation Sunday August 18, 2013 from 11 am to 6 pm  Federation of Indian Association Parade and Festival
38th Street between 5th Avenue and Park Avenue. Formation. Sunday August 18, 2013 from 11 am to 6 pm  Federation of Indian Association Parade and Festival
Madison Avenue between 27th Street and 38th Street. Route. Sunday August 18, 2013 from 11 am to 6 pm  Federation of Indian Association Parade and Festival
27th Street between Madison Avenue and Park Avenue. Dispersal. Sunday August 18, 2013 from 11 am to 6 pm  Federation of Indian Association Parade and Festival
Madison Avenue between 23rd Street and 27th Street. Festival Sunday August 18, 2013 from 11 am to 6 pm  Federation of Indian Association Parade and Festival

 

DAYTOP MADISON AVENUE FESTIVAL – FOLLOWING STREETS CLOSURES MEANS LIKELYCONGESTION AND INTERRUPTION THE NORMAL FLOW OF TRAFFIC IN THE AREA IN MANHATTAN:

Where When Why
Madison Avenue between East 42nd Street and East 55th Street These Sunday August 18, 2013 from 11 am to 6 pm  Daytop Madison Avenue Festival

 

QUEENS

FESTIVALS AND PARADES IN QUEENS

DOT WEEKEND WALKS-SUNNYSIDE STROLLS – FOLLOWING STREETS CLOSURES MEANS LIKELYCONGESTION AND INTERRUPTION THE NORMAL FLOW OF TRAFFIC IN THE AREA QUEENS

Where When Why
46th Street between Greenpoint Avenue and Queens Boulevard  Saturday from 11 am to 6 pm DOT Weekend Walks-Sunnyside Strolls

 

NYCDOT SUMMER STREET-ASTORIA PARK SHORE FESTIVAL – FOLLOWING STREETS CLOSURES MEANS LIKELYCONGESTION AND INTERRUPTION THE NORMAL FLOW OF TRAFFIC IN THE AREA QUEENS

Where When Why
Shore Boulevard between Astoria Park South and Ditmars Boulevard  Sunday from 11 am to 6 pm  NYCDOT Summer Street-Astoria Park Shore Festival

 

MYRTLE AVENUE FESTIVAL – FOLLOWING STREETS CLOSURES MEANS LIKELYCONGESTION AND INTERRUPTION THE NORMAL FLOW OF TRAFFIC IN THE AREA QUEENS

Where When Why
Myrtle Avenue between Fresh Pond Road and Forest Avenue Sunday August 18, 2013 from 11 am to 6 pm  Myrtle Avenue Festival

 

BROOKLYN

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

Where When Why
Lafayette Avenue between South Portland Avenue and South Oxford Street  Saturday and/or Sunday from 8 am to 4 pm  For crane operation.
Putnam Avenue between Wilson Avenue and Knickerbocker Avenue  Saturday and/or Sunday from 8 am to 6 pm  For crane operation.
Hudson Avenue between Fulton Street and Dekalb Avenue  Saturday and/or Sunday from 8 am to 6 pm  For crane operation.

 

FESTIVALS AND PARADES

DOT WEEKEND WALKS-SUMMER STROLL – FOLLOWING STREETS CLOSURES MEANS LIKELYCONGESTION AND INTERRUPTION THE NORMAL FLOW OF TRAFFIC IN THE AREA BROOKLYN

Where When Why
Third Avenue between 80th Street and 90th Street  Friday from 4 pm to 11 pm DOT Weekend Walks-Summer Stroll.

 

This information is subject to change without further notice.

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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