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August 1, 2016

NYC DOT Announces Citi Summer Streets Activity Schedule

Citi Summer Streets 2016, sponsored for first time by title sponsor Citi, will take place along Park Avenue from Brooklyn Bridge to Central Park this Saturday, August 6th – and again on August 13th and 20th from 7 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Annual tradition is now in its ninth year; in 2015, more than 300,000 people enjoyed exciting free events along the route; online registration begins today for Vita Coco’s Beachside Slide at Foley Square this Saturday

July 28, 2016

Nostrand Avenue Select Bus Service Route Receives Additional Metered Parking Through NYC DOT Partnership with Local Merchants

After request from Nostrand Avenue Merchants Association, NYC DOT reexamined parking regulations along the corridor from Empire Boulevard to Parkside Avenue -- and increased metered parking hours to accommodate local small businesses
Implemented in late 2013, the B44 SBS along Nostrand brought a 10% increase in bus ridership from 2014 to 2015 and lowered travel times by as much as 31%.

July 28, 2016

Advisory: Schedule for Full Closures of FDR Drive on Upper East Side This Weekend

Traffic to be closed in both directions as portions of The Rockefeller University are constructed over the roadway

July 15, 2016

NYC DOT Announces Resurfacing and Repairs on Sections of the Brooklyn-Queens Expressway Between Atlantic Avenue and Tillary Street in Brooklyn

Repairs will involve one or more lane closuresy
During this project, motorists should anticipate delays in the vicinity of the work zones and should plan accordingly

July 6, 2016

Advisory: Schedule For Full Closures Of FDR Drive On Upper East Side This Week

Traffic to be closed in both directions as portions of The Rockefeller University are constructed over the roadway

 

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