Weekend Traffic Advisory

Friday April 29, 2016 to Sunday May 1, 2016

This traffic alert details the locations of road construction and other events that will affect the flow of traffic this weekend. This information is subject to change. Check the Weekly Traffic Advisory Check for special traffic advisories

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 Weekly 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

The times listed for closures for street fairs are for the actual times of the street fairs themselves. The streets may be closed for longer to allow for set-up and breakdown. Street fair organizers are generally permitted to begin set-up at 8 am and breakdown must be completed by 7 pm.

As part of its citywide traffic improvement program, the New York City Department of Transportation has compiled a list of areas where Street construction or Street events will impede the normal flow of traffic this weekend.

CITYWIDE SPECIAL ADVISORY

Five Borough Bike Tour - Sunday May 1, 2016

Manhattan

East 3rd Street between Bowery Street and 2nd Avenue

This street will be closed Saturday and/or Sunday from 8 am to 6 pm to facilitate crane operation.

West 17th Street between 6th Avenue and 5th Avenue

This street will be closed Saturday and/or Sunday from 6 am to 6 pm to facilitate crane operation.

East 18th Street between 5th Avenue and Broadway

This street will be closed Saturday and/or Sunday from 8 am to 6 pm to facilitate crane operation.

 West 18th Street between 6th Avenue and 5th Avenue

This street will be closed Saturday and/or Sunday from 8 am to 6 pm to facilitate crane operation.

East 20th Street between Irving Place and Gramercy Park East

This street will be closed Saturday and/or Sunday from 8 am to 6 pm to facilitate crane operation.

East 20th Street between Gramercy Park and 3rd Avenue

This street will be closed Saturday and/or Sunday from 8 am to 6 pm to facilitate crane operation.

West 24th Street between 10th Avenue and 11th Avenue

This street will be closed 8 am to 8 pm Saturday and/or Sunday from 8 am to 6 pm to facilitate utility construction.

West 33rd Street between Broadway and 5h Avenue

This street will be closed Saturday and/or Sunday from 5 am to 4 pm to facilitate crane operation.

West 33rd Street between 10th Avenue and 9th Avenue

This street will be closed Saturday and/or Sunday from 6 am to 9 pm to facilitate crane operation.

West 40th Street between 11th Avenue and 10th Avenue

This street will be closed Saturday and/or Sunday from 8 am to 6 pm to facilitate crane operation.

East 44th Street between 2nd Avenue and 1st Avenue

This street will be closed Saturday and/or Sunday from 8 am to 6 pm to facilitate crane operation.

West 44th Street between Broadway and Avenue of the Americas

This street will be closed Saturday and/or Sunday from 12:01 am to 6 am to facilitate crane operation.

West 44th Street between 11th Avenue and 10th Avenue

This street will be closed Saturday and/or Sunday from 8 am to 6 pm to facilitate crane operation.

West 48th Street between 7th Avenue and 6th Avenue

This street will be closed Saturday and/or Sunday from 12:01 am to 8 am to facilitate crane operation.

East 49th Street between 2nd Avenue and 1st Avenue

This street will be closed Saturday and/or Sunday from 7 am to 3 pm to facilitate crane operation.

East 52nd Street between 5th Avenue and Madison Avenue

This street will be closed Saturday and/or Sunday from 12:01 am to 7 am to facilitate crane operation.

West 53rd Street between 11th Avenue and 10th Avenue

This street will be closed Saturday and/or Sunday from 6 am to 9 am to facilitate crane operation.

West 56th Street between 6th Avenue and 5th Avenue

This street will be closed Saturday and/or Sunday from 5 am to 4 pm to facilitate crane operation.

East 60th Street between 5th Avenue and Madison Avenue

This street will be closed Saturday and/or Sunday from 7 am to 4 pm to facilitate crane operation.

East 67th Street between York Avenue and 1st Avenue

This street will be closed Saturday and/or Sunday from 8 am to 6 pm to facilitate crane operation.

East 67th Street between 5th Avenue and Madison Avenue

This street will be closed Saturday and/or Sunday from 8 am to 6 pm to facilitate crane operation.

East 68th Street between Lexington Avenue and 3rd Avenue

This street will be closed Saturday and/or Sunday from 8 am to 6 pm to facilitate crane operation.

East 74th Street between York Avenue and Dead End

This street will be closed Saturday and/or Sunday from 6 am to 9 pm to facilitate crane operation.

West 77th Street between Broadway and Amsterdam Avenue

This street will be closed Saturday and/or Sunday from 8 am to 8 pm to facilitate crane operation.

East 105th Street between 1st Avenue and 2nd Avenue

This street will be closed Saturday and/or Sunday from 8 am to 6 pm to facilitate crane operation.

West 124th Street between Lenox Avenue and 7th Avenue

This street will be closed Saturday and/or Sunday from 8 am to 6 pm to facilitate crane operation.

Norfolk Street between Delancey Street and Rivington Street

This street will be closed Saturday and/or Sunday from 6 am to 9 pm to facilitate crane operation.

Northbound Irving Place between East 19th Street and East 20th Street

This street will be closed Saturday and/or Sunday from 8 am to 6 pm to facilitate crane operation.

Gramercy Park East between East 20th Street and East 21st Street

This street will be closed Saturday and/or Sunday from 8 am to 6 pm to facilitate crane operation.

Morris Street between Greenwich Street and Broadway

This street will be closed Saturday and/or Sunday from 8 am to 6 pm to facilitate crane operation.

Fulton Street between Church Street and Broadway

This street will be closed 10 pm to 6 am Friday into Saturday and Saturday into Sunday to facilitate crane operation

Battery Park Underpass

One tube in either direction will be fully closed from 1 am to 8 am Saturday to facilitate NYCDOT Bridges rehabilitation work. Motorists should follow the posted detours.

Charlton Street between Hudson Street and Varick Street

This street will be closed Saturday and/or Sunday from 6 am to 7 pm to facilitate crane operation.

Festivals, Parades and Events

Chelsea Visiting Neighbors Festival

The following street will be closed Saturday from 10 am to 6 pm for the Chelsea Visiting Neighbors Festival as permitted by the Mayor's Street Activity Permit Office (SAPO).

  • 8th Avenue between 14th Street and 23rd Street

28th Annual Broadway Spring Festival

The following street will be closed Sunday from 10 am to 6 pm for the 28th Annual Broadway Spring Festival as permitted by the Mayor's Street Activity Permit Office (SAPO).

  • Broadway between 86th Street and 93rd Street (Northbound Side Only)

Bronx

Grand Concourse between Southbound East 161st Street and Southbound East 162nd Street

This Street will be closed Saturday from 7 am to 7 pm to facilitate crane operation.

Grand Concourse between East 163rd Street and East 162nd Street

This Street will be closed Saturday from 7 am to 7 pm to facilitate crane operation.

Grand Concourse between East 164th Street and East 163rd Street

This Street will be closed Saturday from 7 am to 7 pm to facilitate crane operation.

Grand Concourse between East 161st Street and East 165th Street

One lane in each direction on the main roadway will be closed Saturday and Sunday from 7 am to 7 pm to facilitate NYC Parks Department construction.

Grand Concourse between East 165th Street and East 164th Street

This Street will be closed Saturday from 7 am to 7 pm to facilitate crane operation.

Grand Concourse between East 166th Street and East 165th Street

This Street will be closed Saturday from 7 am to 7 pm to facilitate crane operation.

Grand Concourse between McClellan Street and East 166th Street

This Street will be closed Saturday from 7 am to 7 pm to facilitate crane operation.

Globe Avenue between Westchester Avenue and Lyon Avenue

This street will be closed Saturday and/or Sunday from 5 am to 9 pm to facilitate crane operation.

Purdy Street between Westchester Avenue and Starlin Avenue

This street will be closed Saturday and/or Sunday from 5 am to 9 pm to facilitate crane operation.

Festivals, Parades and Events

DOT Weekend Walks Bronx Little Italy

This following street will be closed Sunday from 11 am to 4 pm for the DOT Weekend Walks Bronx Little Italy as permitted by the Mayor's Street Activity Permit Office (SAPO).

  • Crescent Avenue between Arthur Avenue and 187th Street

Brooklyn

49th Street between 9th Avenue and 10th Avenue

This street will be closed Saturday and/or Sunday from 8 am to 6 pm to facilitate crane operation.

South 11th Street between Kent Avenue and Wythe Avenue

This street will be closed Saturday and/or Sunday from 8 am to 6 pm to facilitate crane operation.

Pearl Street between Willoughby Street and Dead End

This street will be closed Saturday and/or Sunday from 8 am to 6 pm to facilitate cane operation.

Duffield Street between Willoughby Street and Fulton Street

This street will be closed Saturday and/or Sunday from 8 am to 6 pm to facilitate crane operation.

Remsen Street between Clinton Street and Court

This street will be closed Saturday and/or Sunday from 8 am to 6 pm to facilitate cane operation.

Court Street between Schermerhorn Street and Livingston Street

This street will be closed Sunday from 8 am to 4 pm to facilitate cane operation.

Pierrepont Street between Clinton Street and Cadman Plaza West

This street will be closed Saturday and/or Sunday from 9 am to 7 pm to facilitate utility construction.

Festivals, Parades and Events

Gowanus Canal CDC Court Street Festival

This following street will be closed Sunday from 10 am to 6 pm for the Gowanus Canal CDC Court Street Festival as permitted by the Mayor's Street Activity Permit Office (SAPO).

  • Court Street between Union Street and West 9th Street

Brooklyn-Queens Expressway (eastbound/westbound) between Atlantic Avenue and Sands Street

One of three lanes will be closed in either direction from 12:01 am to 6 am Saturday and from 12:01 am to 9 am Sunday.  Two of three lanes will be closed in either direction from 1 am to 5 am Saturday and from 2 am to 7 am Sunday.  At least one lane will remain open to traffic at all times.  These closures are necessary through May 2, 2016 to facilitate NYCDOT Bridge inspection.

Queens

30th Street between 34th Avenue and 35th Avenue

This street will be closed Saturday and/or Sunday from 8 am to 6 pm to facilitate crane operation.

Madison Street between Wyckoff Avenue and Myrtle Avenue

This street will be closed Saturday and/or Sunday from 8 am to 6 pm to facilitate crane operation.

Manhattan/Brooklyn

Brooklyn Bridge

One of three lanes eastbound (Brooklyn-bound) will be closed Saturday from 2 am to 2 pm, and two of three lanes eastbound (Brooklyn-bound) will be closed Saturday from 3 am to 7 am.  One of three lanes westbound (Manhattan-bound) will be closed Saturday from 1 am to 7 am, and two of three lanes westbound (Manhattan-bound) will be closed Saturday from 2 am to 6 am.  These closures are necessary to facilitate long-term bridge construction activity.

Manhattan Bridge

One of three lanes on the Lower Roadway westbound (Manhattan-bound) will be closed Saturday from 6 am to 2 pm to facilitate NYC DOT Bridges repair work.

Staten Island/New Jersey Crossings

Bayonne Bridge

One of two lanes in each direction is open to traffic for PANY/NJ long term navigational clearance project. No oversized or overweight vehicles are permitted.   Overnight Bridge closures started January 8th, 2014 and continue through the duration of this long term project.  The closures are:  Monday through Thursday from 9 pm to 5 am and Friday midnight to 11:59 pm Saturday.  No weekend closures on Sunday and holiday weekends.  During closures, motorists should use the Goethals Bridge as an alternate.

Information about scheduled maintenance and construction on MTA Bridges and Tunnels can be found on the MTA Web site.