Weekend Traffic Advisory

Friday September 19, 2014 to Sunday September 21, 2014

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.

Manhattan

West 4th Street between Mercer Street and Broadway

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

East 6th Street between 1st Avenue and Avenue A

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

East 12th Street between 5th Avenue and University Place

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

West 12th Street between West 4th Street and Greenwich Avenue

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

West 12th Street between Greenwich Avenue and 7th Avenue

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

West 16th Street between 9th Avenue and 8th Avenue

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

East 19th Street between Broadway and Park Avenue South

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

West 49th Street between 6th Avenue and 5th Avenue

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

West 51st Street between 11th Avenue and 12th Avenue

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

West 58th Street between 11th Avenue and Joe DiMaggio Highway

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

65th Street Central Park Transverse Roadway from 5th Avenue to Central Park West

This roadway will be closed 12:01 am to 6 am Saturday to facilitate NYCDOT Bridge’s inspection work.

East 73rd Street between Park Avenue and Lexington Avenue

This street will be closed Saturday and/or Sunday from 8 am to 3 pm to facilitate crane operation.

East 85th Street between Lexington Avenue and Park Avenue

This street will be closed Saturday from 8 am to 4 pm to facilitate crane operation.

East 90th Street between Park Avenue and Lexington Avenue

This street will be closed Saturday and/or Sunday from 8 am to 3 pm to facilitate crane operation.

West 168th Street between Fort Washington Avenue and Broadway

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

West 169th Street between Fort Washington Avenue and Broadway

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

Sullivan Street between Bleecker Street and West 3rd Street

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

Crosby Street between Grand Street and Broome Street

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

Wooster Street between Prince Street and West Houston Street

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

Nassau Street between Ann Street and Beekman Street

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

Franklin Place between Franklin Street and White Street

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

Franklin Street between Franklin Place and Broadway

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

Franklin Street between Church Street and Franklin Place

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

Joseph P. Ward Street between West Street and Washington Street

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

Washington Street between Joseph P. Ward Street and Rector Street

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

Festivals, Parades and Events

Broadway Autumn Fair

This street will be closed Saturday from 11 am to 6 pm for the Broadway Autumn Fair as permitted by the Mayor's Street Activity Permit Office (SAPO).

  • Broadway between Waverly Place and 14th Street

German American Day Parade

The following streets will be closed Saturday from 12 Noon to 3 pm for the German American Day Parade as permitted by NYPD.

Formation:
  • 67th Street between Park Avenue and Lexington Avenue
Route:
  • 5th Avenue between 67th Street and 86th Street
Dispersal:
  • Included in route

Stone Street Oyster Festival

The following streets will closed Saturday form 11 am to 10 pm for the Stone Street Oyster Festival as permitted by the Mayor's Street Activity Permit Office (SAPO).

  • Stone Street between Hanover Square and Broad Street
  • Hanover Square between William Street and Pearl Street
  • Mill Lane between South William Street and Stone Street

Dushara

This street will be closed Saturday from 12 Noon to 6 pm for the Dushara as permitted by the Mayor’s Street Activity Permit Office (SAPO).

  • Maiden Lane between Front Street and South Street

Rosedale Woman's Health 10k Run

The following streets will be closed Sunday from 7 am to 12 Noon for the Rosedale Woman's Health 10k Run as permitted by the Mayor’s Street Activity Permit Office (SAPO).

Formation:
  • Pier 84
Route:
  • 12th Avenue between 44th Street and North Moore Street
  • Hudson River Park Bicycle Path between North Moore and 44th Street
Dispersal:
  • Pier 84

African American Day Parade

The following streets will be closed Sunday from 1 pm to 6 pm for the African American Day Parade as permitted by NYPD.

Formation:
  • 111th Street and Adam Clayton Powell Boulevard
Route:
  • Adam Clayton Powell Boulevard between 111th Street and 136th Street
Dispersal:
  • 136th Street and Adam Clayton Powell Boulevard

Mexican Day Parade

The following streets will be closed Sunday from 12 Noon to 4 pm for the Mexican Day Parade as permitted by NYPD.

Formation:
  • 37th Street between 5th Avenue and Park Avenue
  • 38th Street between 5th Avenue and Park Avenue
Route:
  • Madison Avenue between 38th Street and 27th Street
Dispersal:
  • 27th Street between Madison Avenue and Park Avenue

Community Board #1 Fulton Street Fair

This street will be closed Sunday from 12 Noon to 6 pm for the Community Board #1 Fulton Street Fair as permitted by the Mayor's Street Activity Permit Office (SAPO).

  • Fulton Street between Water Street and William Street

Columbus Avenue Festival

This street will be closed Sunday from 12 Noon to 5 pm for the Columbus Avenue Festival as permitted by the Mayor's Street Activity Permit Office (SAPO).

  • Columbus Avenue between West 66th Street and West 86th Street

African Cultural Center Parade

The following streets will be closed Sunday from 2 pm to 4 pm for the African Cultural Center Parade as permitted by NYPD.

Formation:
  • 134th Street between Frederick Douglas Boulevard and Malcolm X Boulevard
Route:
  • Malcolm X Boulevard between 134th Street and 122nd Street
Dispersal:
  • 122nd Street between Malcolm X Boulevard and Mt. Morris Park West

DOT Weekend Walks Bloomingdale Family Days

This street will be closed Sunday from 11 am to 5 pm for the DOT Weekend Walks Bloomingdale Family Days as permitted by the Mayor's Street Activity Permit Office (SAPO).

  • Amsterdam Avenue between West 106th Street and West 110th Street

Stone Street Pedestrian Mall

The following streets will be closed daily from March 15th through November 30th from 10 am to 10 pm for the Stone Street Pedestrian Mall as permitted by the Mayor's Street Activity Permit Office (SAPO).

  • Stone Street between Hanover Square and Broad Street
  • Mill Lane between Stone Street and South William Street

San Gennaro Festival

The following streets will be closed between 11:30 am to 11:00 pm for the San Gennaro Festival from September 11 through 21, 2014 as permitted by the Mayor’s Street Construction Activity Permit Office (SAPO).

  • Mulberry Street between Canal Street and East Houston Street
  • Grand Street between Mott Street and Centre Street
  • Hester Street between Mott Street and Centre Street

Manhattan/Brooklyn

Brooklyn Bridge

Due to the Brooklyn Bridge Ramps Rehabilitation Project, several lane closures may affect motorists travelling between Manhattan and Brooklyn. Local streets may experience single lane closures as needed and Manhattan-bound lane closures continue overnight throughout the duration of the project. Any other closures, including Manhattan-bound closures that extend into daytime hours during selected weekends, will be highlighted below. Brooklyn-bound traffic will be maintained throughout the project as will the span’s pedestrian and cycling path. During Manhattan-bound closures, motorists will be detoured to the nearby Manhattan Bridge or may choose other crossings.

Unless otherwise notified of specific occurrences, nighttime closures are as follows:

Overnight Detours for Manhattan-Bound Traffic
Monday - Thursday nights: 11 pm* to 6 am
Saturday 12:01 am* to 7 am
Sunday 12:01 am* to 9 am

* To allow traffic to clear before the reversal begins, the eastbound BQE exit onto the bridge closes 30 minutes earlier and other Brooklyn ramps onto the bridge shut down 5-15 minutes earlier.

Manhattan Bridge

One of three lanes on the lower roadway westbound to Manhattan will be closed 6 am to 10 pm Saturday and Sunday to facilitate NYCDOT bridges repairs.

Brooklyn

Gowanus Expressway inbound/northbound from Prospect Expressway to Gowanus Canal/Clinton Street

Two lanes of traffic inbound/northbound will be maintained from 11 pm Friday to 9 pm Sunday to facilitate NYSDOT bridge deck joint replacement.

Stuart Street between Avenue V and Avenue U

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

Furman Street between Joralemon Street and Old Fulton Street

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

Pearl Street between Prospect Street and York Street

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

Underhill Avenue between Eastern Parkway and Lincoln Place

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

Underhill Avenue Southbound between Lincoln Place and St. John's Place

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

Festivals, Parades and Events

Brooklyn Puerto Rican Day Parade

This street will be closed Sunday from 1 pm to 6 pm for the Brooklyn Puerto Rican Day Parade as permitted by NYPD.

  • Graham Avenue between Broadway and Debevoise Street

DOT Weekend Walks Southside Connex

This street will be closed Saturday from 1 pm to 6 pm for the DOT Weekend Walks Southside Connex as permitted by the Mayor’s Street Activity Permit Office (SAPO).

  • Havemeyer Street between South 4th Street and Grand Street

Flatbush Frolic

This street will be closed Sunday from 12 Noon to 5 pm for the Flatbush Frolic as permitted by the Mayor's Street Activity Permit Office (SAPO).

  • Cortelyou Road between Coney Island Avenue and Ocean Avenue

Chinese Moon Festival

This street will be closed Sunday from 2 pm to 3 pm for the Chinese Moon Festival as permitted by the Mayor's Street Activity Permit Office (SAPO).

  • 8th Avenue between 66th Street and 55th Street

DOT Weekend Walks Summer Space

This street will be closed Sunday from 12 Noon to 5 pm for the DOT Weekend Walks Summer Space as permitted by the Mayor’s Street Activity Permit Office (SAPO).

  • Montague Street between Clinton Street and Hicks Street

Brooklyn/Queens

Grand Street Bridge over Newtown Creek

This bridge will be closed Saturday September 20, 2014 from 7 am to 1 pm to facilitate bridge deck repairs.

Queens

Festivals, Parades and Events

Broadway Merchants Professionals Association Festival

This street will be closed 12 Noon to 6 pm for the Broadway Merchants Professionals Association Festival as permitted by the Mayor’s Street Activity Permit Office (SAPO).

  • Broadway between Crescent Street and 47th Street

Bronx

Festivals, Parades and Events

NYRR Bronx 10 Mile Run

The following streets will be closed Sunday from 8 am to 1 pm for the NYRR Bronx 10 Mile Run as permitted by the Mayor's Street Activity Permit Office (SAPO).

  • Grand Concourse between East 161st Street and Mosholu Parkway
  • Mosholu Parkway between Paul Avenue and Bainbridge Avenue
  • Paul Avenue between Mosholu Parkway and Bedford Park Boulevard
  • Bedford Park Boulevard between Paul Avenue and Goulden Avenue
  • Goulden Avenue between Bedford Park Boulevard and West 205th Street
  • West 205th Street between Goulden Avenue and Paul Avenue

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 overnight vehicles are permitted. Overnight Bridge closures started January 8th and continue through the duration of the project. The closures are: Monday through Thursday from 9 pm to 5 am and Friday midnight to 8 am Saturday. No weekend closures on Saturday and 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.