Saturday January 16, 2021 to Friday January 22, 2021
Lane closings may also occur due to circumstances beyond DOT's control. Schedules are subject to change due to inclement weather, security alerts and other emergencies. For up-to-the-minute information, visit 511NY, New York State's official traffic and travel information source. Visit the Office of Emergency Management and NYPD for emergency street closure updates. DOT also issues supplementary Weekend Traffic Advisories and Special Alerts. Subscribe to traffic advisory email updates Visit the NYC Street Closures Map
Other state and local agencies are responsible for street construction work in New York City. Visit the Department of Design and Construction, the New York State Department of Transportation, the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey and MTA for more construction and traffic information.
Check who operates bridges and tunnels
Permits for parades, block parties, major street fairs and other public street events are not issued by DOT, and are listed on the Citywide events calendar.
Bold text indicates updated information.
The City of New York's Department of Transportation issued a traffic alert for this week providing the locations of road construction and events where lane and street closings will affect the flow of traffic. Lane closings may also occur due to circumstances beyond our control. Major road, lane and street closings for the coming week are as follows:
East River Bridge Crossings
Manhattan-bound single-lane will be closed Monday to Friday from 11 pm to 6 am next morning and double-lane will be closed from 12:01 am to 5 am on Monday and from 2 am to 6 am Tuesday to Friday. These closures are necessary to facilitate bridge rehabilitation.
Ed Koch/Queensboro Bridge
Single-lane Manhattan-bound north lower roadway will be closed Saturday from 12:01 am to 7 am and Monday to Thursday from 10 pm to 5 am next morning. Single-lane Queens-bound south lower roadway will be closed Saturday from 1 am to 7 am and Monday to Thursday from 11 pm to 5:30 am next morning. These lane closures are necessary to facilitate replacement of upper roadway.
Single-lane Manhattan-bound lower roadway will be closed 24/7. South upper roadway will be closed Saturday from 1 am to 7 am and Sunday from 1 am to 9 am. Single-lane on the south upper roadway will be closed Monday to Friday from 10 am to 3 pm. These closures are necessary to facilitate bridge rehabilitation. During South Upper Roadway closure, lower roadway will be reversed to accommodate Brooklyn-bound traffic.
Single-lane at a time will be closed in either direction Tuesday and Wednesday from 10 am to 3 pm to facilitate bridge maintenance.
ManhattanHenry Hudson Parkway (between George Washington Bridge and Henry Hudson Bridge)
One northbound lane will be closed weekdays from 9 am to 2 pm and 10 pm to 7 am, and weekends from 11 pm to 2 pm the next day. One southbound lane will be closed weekdays from 10 am to 3 pm and 10 pm to 5 am, 10 pm Friday night to 7 am Saturday, and 10 pm Saturday night to 2 pm Sunday. Two lanes either northbound or southbound will be closed Tuesday to Friday from 10 am to 3 pm and 10 pm to 5 am, Saturday 1 am to 6:30 am, and Sunday 2 am to 9 am, to facilitate general repairs by MTA Bridges and Tunnels from May 14, 2018 to March 21, 2021.Route 9A between West 34 Street and West 39 Street
Northbound curb lane and one adjacent lane will be closed on an as needs basis to facilitate Javits Center Emergency Hospital until end of COVID-19 Emergency.Route 9A between Battery Place and West 59 Street
Double-lane northbound and southbound will be closed daily from 8 am to 4:30 pm and nightly Sunday nights through Friday mornings from 10 pm to 6 am by NY State DOT for pavement restoration until the COVID-19 Emergency is lifted.Frankfort Street between Pearl Street and Gold Street
This street will be reduced to only single-lane in each direction until further notice to facilitate rehabilitation of the Brooklyn Bridge's approach arches.Riverside Drive West between West 153 Street and West 155 Street
Southbound travel lanes will be closed and curbside parking on both side will be eliminated nightly from 9 pm to 7 am next morning through February 2021 to facilitate nighttime deck demolition. Two northbound and one southbound lanes will be maintained at all times.
Brooklyn/QueensGrand Street Bridge over Newtown Creek
Bridge will be closed Saturday from 7 am to 3 pm through 1/30/2021 to facilitate bridge maintenance. Drivers are advised to use Metropolitan Avenue as an alternate route during this time.
BrooklynBrooklyn-Queens Expressway between Metropolitan Avenue and Gowanus Expressway
Single-lane in either direction will be closed nightly Sunday nights through Friday mornings from 11 pm to 6 am by NY State DOT for pavement restoration until the COVID-19 Emergency is lifted.Prospect Expressway between Gowanus Expressway and Fort Hamilton Parkway
Single-lane in either direction will be closed Monday to Friday from 7 am to 3 pm by NY State DOT for wall restoration and maintenance until the COVID-19 Emergency is lifted.
Bronx/ManhattanBroadway Bridge over the Harlem River
Right travel lanes in both directions and the east walkway will be closed Monday to Friday from 7 am to 3 pm to facilitate underdeck shield installation.University Heights Bridge (207 Street)
Bridge will be closed for one hour at a time Monday to Friday between the hours of 1 am and 5 am through 1/22/2021 to facilitate bridge testing. Drivers are advised to use Macombs Dam Bridge as an alternate route.Washington Bridge over the Harlem River (181 Street)
Center lanes in both directions and Manhattan-bound left lane will be closed 24/7 until further notice to facilitate urgent bridge repairs. Also, the Manhattan-bound will be closed Sunday from 12:30 am to 7:30 am. During Manhattan-bound full closure, drivers are advised to use Macombs Dam Bridge as an alternate route.
BronxEast 156 Street between Brook Avenue and Hegney Place
Eastbound traffic lane and south sidewalk will be closed Monday to Friday from 7 am to 6 pm and Saturday and Sunday from 8 am to 6 pm through 3/31/2021 to facilitate water main installation as part of the Filling of Five Bridges over the Abandoned CSX Line Project. Approximately 10 parking spaces will be eliminated. Westbound traffic lane and north sidewalk will be maintained at all times.Hutchinson River Parkway between East Tremont Avenue and Pelham Parkway
Single-lane will be closed from 10 pm to 5 am next morning and double-lane will be closed from 12:01 am to 4 am Monday to Friday on the parkway in both directions through 1/29/2021 to facilitate Westchester Avenue Bridge rehabilitation. At least one travel lane in each direction will be maintained at all times.Pelham Bay Bridge
Single-lane northbound will be closed Monday to Friday from 7 am to 9 am. Single-lane in both directions will be closed Monday to Friday from 9 am to 1 pm and 10 pm to 7 am next morning. These closures are necessary through 3/27/2021 to facilitate structure repairs.Westchester Avenue Bridge between Waters Place and Ericson Place
Single-lane westbound on the bridge will be closed Monday to Friday from 9 pm to 6 am next morning through 1/29/2021 to facilitate Westchester Avenue Bridge rehabilitation. At least one travel lane in the westbound direction will be maintained at all times.
QueensLong Island Expressway between Queens Midtown Tunnel and City Line
Single-lane eastbound and westbound will be closed Monday to Friday from 7 am to 3 pm by NY State DOT for wall restoration and maintenance until the COVID-19 Emergency is lifted.
Information about scheduled maintenance and construction on MTA Bridges and Tunnels can be found on the MTA Web site.