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NYC TRAFFIC ADVISORY: MAY 3-5

 

NYC TRAFFIC ADVISORY:  FRIDAY MAY 3, 2013 TO SUNDAY MAY 5, 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. Monday 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 – INBOUND. MANHATTAN/BROOKLYN

Where When Why
Full Weekend Closures Of Inbound/Westbound Traffic Sunday night through Friday morning between 11pm and 6am, and 12:01am to 7am Saturday, and 12:01am to 9am Sunday Due to facilitation rehabilitation and repainting work
The northbound FDR exit to the Brooklyn Bridge. Drivers should use the prior South Street exit. starting 1 hour before closure hours 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.

FDR DRIVE NORTHBOUND EXIT TO EAST HOUSTON STREET

Where When Why
FDR Drive Northbound exit to East Houston Street will be closed Drivers should use East 20-23 Street exit and follow posted detour. 10 am to 10 pm Saturday and Sunday in conjunction with Brooklyn Bridge detours.

 

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

Where When Why
West 12th Street between Greenwich Avenue and Washington Street Saturday and/or Sunday from 9 am to 7 pm Due to facilitation crane operation
East 17th Street between ND Perlman Place and 1st Avenue Saturday and Sunday from 7 am to 7 pm Due to facilitation crane operation
East 18th Street between 2nd Avenue and 1st Avenue Saturday and Sunday from 7 am to 7 pm Due to facilitation crane operation
East 18th Street between Irving Place and 3rd Avenue Saturday and/or Sunday from 9 am to 7 pm Due to facilitation crane operation
West 20th Street between 10th Avenue and 9th Avenue Saturday and/or Sunday from 9 am to 7 pm Due to facilitation crane operation
East 21st Street between 5th Avenue and Broadway Saturday and/or Sunday from 8 am to 6 pm Due to facilitation crane operation
West 22nd Street between 5th Avenue and 6th Avenue Saturday and/or Sunday from 8 am to 8 pm Due to facilitation crane operation
East 28th Street between Madison Avenue and Park Avenue South Saturday and/or Sunday from 8 am to 6 pm Due to facilitation crane operation
West 28th Street between 12th Avenue and 11th Avenue Saturday and/or Sunday from 8 am to 6 pm Due to facilitation crane operation
East 35th Street between 1st Avenue and FDR Drive Saturday from 8 am to 8 pm Due to facilitation crane operation
East 48th Street between 2nd Avenue and 1st Avenue Saturday and/or Sunday from 9 am to 7 pm Due to facilitation crane operation
East 55th Street between Madison Avenue and Park Avenue 8 pm Friday through 5 am Monday Due to facilitation MTA Eastside Access project
East 56th Street between Madison Avenue and Park Avenue Saturday and/or Sunday from 8 am to 8 pm Due to facilitation crane operation
East 58th Street between 2nd Avenue and 3rd Avenue Saturday and/or Sunday from 8 am to 6 pm Due to facilitation crane operation
West 68th Street between Amsterdam Avenue and Broadway Saturday and/or Sunday from 8 am to 6 pm Due to facilitation crane operation
East 70th Street between 1st Avenue and York Avenue Saturday and/or Sunday from 8 am to 6 pm Due to facilitation crane operation
West 78th Street between Broadway and Amsterdam Avenue 7 am to 5 pm Saturday/Sunday Due to facilitation crane operation
East 91st Street between 1st Avenue and York Avenue Saturday and/or Sunday from 6 am to 9 pm Due to facilitation crane operation
West 131st Street between Riverside Drive and Broadway Saturday and/or Sunday from 8 am to 4 pm Due to facilitation crane operation
West 187th Street between Audubon Avenue and Amsterdam Avenue Saturday and/or Sunday from 8 am to 5 pm Due to facilitation crane operation
Charles Street between West Street and Washington Street Saturday and/or Sunday from 6 am to 9 pm Due to facilitation crane operation
Jane Street between West Street and Washington Street Saturday and/or Sunday from 9 am to 7 pm Due to facilitation crane operation
Horatio Street between West Street and Washington Street Saturday and/or Sunday from 9 am to 7 pm Due to facilitation crane operation
Bleecker Street between Perry Street and West 11th Street Saturday and/or Sunday from 9 am to 7 pm Due to facilitation crane operation
Theatre Alley between Ann Street and Beekman Street Saturday and/or Sunday from 10 am to 10 pm Due to facilitation utility work
FDR Drive Northbound exit to East Houston Street. Drivers should use East 20-23 Street exit and follow posted detour. 10 am to 10 pm Saturday and Sunday In conjunction with Brooklyn Bridge detours.

 

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

Where When Why
5th Street between 7th Avenue and 8th Avenue Saturday and/or Sunday from 7 am to 7 pm Due to facilitation crane operation
6th Avenue entrance ramp northbound/inbound Gowanus Expressway. Drivers should use 4th Avenue or 3rd Avenue/Hamilton Avenue as detour route. 11 am Friday to 5 am Monday This ramp will be closed to facilitate NYSDOT roadway work
John Street between Jay Street and Bridge Street Saturday and/or Sunday from 8 am to 6 pm Due to facilitation crane operation
Banner Avenue and Brighton 6th Street and Brighton 7th Street Saturday and/or Sunday from 8 am to 6 pm Due to facilitation crane operation
124th Street between 94th Avenue and Atlantic Avenue 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
West 42nd Street between Broadway and 31st Avenue Saturday and/or Sunday from 8 am to 6 pm Due to facilitation crane operation
48th Street between 37th Avenue and Barnett Avenue Friday from 9 am to Sunday 7 pm Due to facilitation MTA Eastside Access project work.
31st Street between 47th Avenue and 48th Avenue 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 THE BRONX:

Where When Why
East 142nd Street between Rider Avenue and Morris Avenue Saturday and/or Sunday from 8 am to 6 pm Due to facilitation crane operation
Teller Avenue between East 167th Street and East 168th Street Saturday and/or Sunday from 8 am to 6 pm Due to facilitation crane operation

 

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

 

 

FESTIVALS AND PARADE.  NYC TRAFFIC ADVISORY:  SATURDAY MAY 4, 2013 TO SUNDAY MAY 5, 2013

REVLON 5K RUN WALK – FOLLOWING STREETS CLOSURES MEANS LIKELY CONGESTION AND INTERRUPTION THE NORMAL FLOW OF TRAFFIC IN THE AREA IN MANHATTAN:

Where When Why
42nd Street between 6th Avenue and 8th Avenue Saturday from 9 am to 1 pm Revlon 5K Run Walk. Formation
43rd Street between 6th Avenue and 8th Avenue Saturday from 9 am to 1 pm Revlon 5K Run Walk. Formation
44th Street between 6th Avenue and 8th Avenue Saturday from 9 am to 1 pm Revlon 5K Run Walk. Formation
45th Street between 6th Avenue and 8th Avenue Saturday from 9 am to 1 pm Revlon 5K Run Walk. Formation
46th Street 6th Avenue and 8th Avenue Saturday from 9 am to 1 pm Revlon 5K Run Walk. Formation
47th Street 6th Avenue and 8th Avenue Saturday from 9 am to 1 pm Revlon 5K Run Walk. Formation
48th Street 6th Avenue and 8th Avenue Saturday from 9 am to 1 pm Revlon 5K Run Walk. Formation
7th Avenue between 43rd Street and 47th Street Saturday from 9 am to 1 pm Revlon 5K Run Walk. Formation
Broadway between 42nd Street and 48th Street Saturday from 9 am to 1 pm Revlon 5K Run Walk. Formation
7th Avenue between 47th Street and 59th Street Saturday from 9 am to 1 pm Revlon 5K Run Walk. Route
59th Street between 7th Avenue and Grand Army Plaza Saturday from 9 am to 1 pm Revlon 5K Run Walk. Route
Grand Army Plaza between 59th Street and East Drive Saturday from 9 am to 1 pm Revlon 5K Run Walk. Route
East Drive between Grand Army Plaza and Center Drive (Central Park) Saturday from 9 am to 1 pm Revlon 5K Run Walk. Route
Center Drive between East Drive and West Drive (Central Park) Saturday from 9 am to 1 pm Revlon 5K Run Walk. Route
West Drive between Center Drive and Terrace Drive (Central Park) Saturday from 9 am to 1 pm Revlon 5K Run Walk. Route
Terrace Drive between West Drive and East Drive (Central Park) Saturday from 9 am to 1 pm Revlon 5K Run Walk. Route
In Central Park Saturday from 9 am to 1 pm Revlon 5K Run Walk. Dispersal

 

VALLEY RESTORATION LDC AMSTERDAM AVENUE FESTIVAL – FOLLOWING STREETS CLOSURES MEANS LIKELY CONGESTION AND INTERRUPTION THE NORMAL FLOW OF TRAFFIC IN THE AREA IN MANHATTAN:

Where When Why
Amsterdam Avenue between 96th Street and 106th Street Saturday from 11 am to 6 pm Valley Restoration LDC Amsterdam Avenue Festival

 

CURES NOT WARS PARADE – FOLLOWING STREETS CLOSURES MEANS LIKELY CONGESTION AND INTERRUPTION THE NORMAL FLOW OF TRAFFIC IN THE AREA IN MANHATTAN:

Where When Why
14th Street between 6th Avenue and 4th Avenue Saturday from 1:30 pm to 2 pm Cures Not Wars Parade Formation
6th Avenue between 14th Street and Waverly Place Saturday from 1:30 pm to 2 pm Cures Not Wars Parade Route
Washington Square North and Waverly Place between 5th Avenue and 6th Avenue Saturday from 1:30 pm to 2 pm Cures Not Wars Parade Dispersal

 

THE 25TH ANNUAL BROADWAY AND SPRING FESTIVAL – FOLLOWING STREETS CLOSURES MEANS LIKELY CONGESTION AND INTERRUPTION THE NORMAL FLOW OF TRAFFIC IN THE AREA IN MANHATTAN:

Where When Why
Broadway between 86th Street and 96th Street (Northbound Side Only) Sunday from 11 am to 6 pm The 25th Annual Broadway And Spring Festival

 

CINCO DE MAYO PARADE – FOLLOWING STREETS CLOSURES MEANS LIKELY CONGESTION AND INTERRUPTION THE NORMAL FLOW OF TRAFFIC IN THE AREA IN MANHATTAN:

Where When Why
Central Park West between 106th Street and 96th Street Sunday from 1 pm to 4 pm Cinco De Mayo Parade

 

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