Weekend Traffic Advisory

Friday December 9, 2016 to Sunday December 11, 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.

Manhattan

West 16th Street between 7th Avenue and 6th Avenue

This street will be closed Saturday from 8 am to 6 pm and Sunday from 9 am to 6 pm to facilitate crane operation.

East 19th Street between Park Avenue South and Irving Place

This street will be closed Saturday from 8 am to 6 pm and Sunday from 9 am to 6 pm to facilitate crane operation.

West 20th Street between 8th Avenue and 7th Avenue

This street will be closed Saturday from 8 am to 6 pm and Sunday from 9 am to 6 pm to facilitate crane operation.

West 29th Street between 11th Avenue and 10th Avenue

This street will be Saturday and Sunday 6 am to 4 pm to facilitate crane operation.

West 45th Street between 7th Avenue and 6th Avenue

This street will be closed 12:01 am to 6 am to facilitate crane operation.

West 75th Street between Broadway and Amsterdam Avenue

This street will be closed Saturday from 8 am to 6 pm and Sunday from 9 am to 6 pm to facilitate crane operation.

East 91st Street between 1st Avenue and York Avenue

This street will be closed Saturday from 8 am to 6 pm and Sunday from 9 am to 6 pm to facilitate crane operation.

FDR Drive (southbound) from 68th Street and 63rd Street

One of three lanes southbound will be closed from 11 pm to 5:30 am Monday to Friday, 12:01 am to 6:30 am Saturday and from 1 am to 11 am Sunday to facilitate long term building construction.

Leonard Street between Hudson Street and West Broadway

This street will be closed Saturday from 8 am to 6 pm and Sunday from 9 am to 6 pm to facilitate crane operation.

Mercer Street between Prince Street and West Houston Street

This street will be closed Saturday 8 am to 6 pm and Sunday from 9 am to 6 pm to facilitate crane operation.

Park Place between Greenwich Street and West Broadway

This street will be closed 12:01 am Saturday to 11:59 pm Sunday to facilitate crane operation.

Park Place between West Broadway and Church Street

This street will be closed 12:01 am Saturday to 11:59 pm Sunday to facilitate crane operation.

Greenwich Street between Morton Street and Barrow Street

This street will be closed Saturday from 8 am to 6 pm and Sunday from 9 am to 6 pm to facilitate crane operation.

Claremont Avenue between 116th Street and 119th Street

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

Worth Street between West Broadway and Church Street

This street will be closed Saturday from 8 am to 6 pm and Sunday from 9 am to 6 pm to facilitate crane operation.

Manhattan/Brooklyn

Brooklyn Bridge

One of three lanes eastbound (Brooklyn-bound) will be closed Saturday from 6 am to 2 pm to facilitate NYCDOT Bridges maintenance.

Brooklyn

East 56th Street between 8th Avenue and 9th Avenue

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

Amity Street between Hicks Street and Henry Street

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

Brooklyn/Queens

Grand Street Bridge over Newtown Creek

Two lanes in each direction will be closed Saturday from 7 am to 3 pm to facilitate NYCDOT bridge under deck repairs. Motorists may use Metropolitan Avenue as an alternate route.

Queens

163rd Street between 89th Avenue between Jamaica Avenue

This street will be closed Sunday from 7 am to 1 pm to facilitate crane operation.

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 the 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. Weekday full closures are from 9 am to 3 pm Monday to Friday. 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.