Weekend Traffic Advisory

Friday February 12, 2016 to Sunday February 14, 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

East 11th Street between 1st Avenue and Avenue A

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

West 21st 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.

West 22nd 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.

West 25th Street between 8th Avenue and 7th Avenue

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

East 36th Street between 1st Avenue and FDR Drive

This street will be closed 1 am Saturday through 9 am Sunday to facilitate crane operation.

East 31st Street between 5th Avenue and Madison Avenue

This street will be closed Saturday and/or Sunday from 6 am to 2 pm to facilitate crane operation.

West 37th Street between 5th Avenue and 6th Avenue

This street will be closed Saturday and/or Sunday from 6 am to 2 pm to facilitate crane operation.

West 47th Street between 8th Avenue and 9th Avenue

This street will be closed Saturday and/or Sunday from 1 am to 9 am to facilitate crane operation.

East 49th Street between Madison Avenue and Park Avenue

This street will be closed Saturday and/or Sunday from 12:01 am to 9 am to facilitate crane operation.

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

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

East 63rd Street between 2nd Avenue and 3rd Avenue

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

West 66th Street between Columbus Avenue and Central Park West

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.

Grove Street between Bedford Street and Bleecker Street

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

Walker Street between Broadway and Cortlandt Alley

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

Walker Street between Cortlandt Alley and Lafayette Street

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

Festivals, Parades and Events

17th NYC Lunar New Year Parade

The following streets will be closed Sunday from 1 pm to 4 pm for the 17th NYC Lunar New Year Parade as permitted by NYPD.

Formation:
  • Hester Street between Mulberry Street and Bowery
  • Mott Street between Grand Street and Canal Street
  • Mott Street between Broome Street and Canal Street
Route:
  • Mott Street between Canal Street and Chatham Square
  • Chatham Square between Mott Street and East Broadway
  • East Broadway between Chatham Square and Forsyth Street
  • Forsyth Street between East Broadway and Division Street
  • Eldridge Street between Division Street and Hester Street
  • Hester Street between Eldridge Street and Forsyth Street
  • Forsyth Street between Hester Street and Grand Street
Disperal:
  • Forsyth Street between Grand Street and Delancey Street
  • Forsyth Street between Grand Street and Rivington Street
  • Grand Street between Forsyth Street and Chrystie Street
  • Broome Street between Forsyth Street and Eldridge Street

Queens

37th Avenue between 43rd Street and 48th Street

This street will be closed 7 pm Friday to 10 pm Saturday to facilitate crane operation.

Beach 40th Street between Beach Channel Drive and Dead End

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

Festivals, Parades and Events

Queens Lunar New Year Parade

The following streets will be closed Saturday from 11 am to 3 pm for the Queens Lunar New Year Parade as permitted by NYPD.

Formation:
  • Union Street between 37th Avenue and 39th Avenue
Route:
  • Union Street between 37th Avenue and Sanford Avenue
  • Sanford Avenue between Union Street and Main Street
  • Main Street between Sanford Avenue and 39th Avenue
Disperal:
  • 39th Avenue between Main Street and Union Street

Brooklyn

Bridge Street between Willoughby Street and Fulton Street

This street will be closed 10 pm Saturday through 9 am Sunday to facilitate crane operation.

Winthrop Street between Kingston Avenue and Albany Avenue

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

Calyer Street between West Street and Franklin Street

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

Nassau Street between Jay Street and Bridge Plaza Court

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

Dean Street between Carlton Street and Vanderbilt Avenue

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

Chapel Street between Jay Street and Flatbush Avenue Extension

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

Morgan Avenue between Beadel Street and Lombardy Street

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

Festivals, Parades and Events

Annual Brooklyn Chinese New Year Parade

The following streets will be closed Sunday from 11 am to 4 pm for the Annual Brooklyn Chinese New Year Parade as permitted by NYPD.

Formation:
  • 8th Avenue between 49th Street and 51st Street
Route:
  • 8th Avenue between 51st Street and 60th Street
Disperal:
  • 8th Avenue between 60th Street and 61st Street

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.

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.