Weekend Traffic Advisory

Friday June 24, 2016 to Sunday June 26, 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 13th Street between 2nd Avenue and 1st 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 13th Street between 6th Avenue and 5th 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 16th Street between 3rd Avenue and Rutherford 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 28th Street between 11th Avenue and 10th Avenue

This street will be closed Saturday and/or Sunday from 6 am to 11:59 pm to facilitate crane operation.

West 31st Street between Dyer Avenue and 9th Avenue

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

East 39th Street between Tunnel Exit Road and 2nd Avenue

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

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

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

East 52nd Street between Park Avenue and Lexington Avenue

This street will be closed 5 am to 2 pm Saturday and/or Sunday to facilitate crane operation.

West 54th Street between 6th Avenue and 5th Avenue

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

East 55th Street between 3rd Avenue and 2nd Avenue

This street will be closed 12:01 am Saturday to 3 pm Sunday to facilitate crane operation.

East 60th Street between 5th Avenue and Madison Avenue

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

East 63rd Street between Lexington Avenue and 3rd 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 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 97th Street between Park Avenue and Lexington Avenue

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

West 137th Street between 7th Avenue and Lenox Avenue

This street will be closed 8 am to 4 pm Monday to Friday and Saturday 8 am to 5 pm to facilitate crane operation.

West 138th Street between 7th Avenue and Lenox Avenue

This street will be closed 8 am to 4 pm Monday to Friday and Saturday 8 am to 5 pm to facilitate crane operation.

Lispenard Street between Church Street and Broadway

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

Crosby Street between Howard Street and Grand 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.

Warren Street between West Broadway and Church Street

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

Warren Street between Church Street and Broadway

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

Liberty Place between Liberty Street and Maiden Lane

This street will be closed 10 pm Saturday to 5 am Sunday to facilitate crane operation.

Horatio Street between Hudson Street and West 4th 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.

FDR Drive between 61st Street and 96th Street

The FDR Drive will be closed 1 am to 6 am Saturday, June 25th and 1:30 am to 7 am Sunday, June 26, 2016 to facilitate Rockefeller University construction. Northbound FDR Drive traffic will exit at the 61st Street exit ramp and motorist will be directed to use First Avenue and follow the detour signs to the 96th Street entrance to re-enter the FDR. Southbound FDR Drive traffic will exit at the 96th Street exit ramp and motorists will be directed to use Second Avenue and follow the detour signs to the 42nd Street temporary entrance ramp to re-enter the FDR Drive. Motorists approaching from the Third Avenue Bridge will be directed to use Lexington Avenue and follow the detour signs to the 42nd Street temporary entrance ramp to re-enter the FDR Drive. During this time, the RFK Bridge off-ramp onto the FDR Drive southbound will be closed, the Third Avenue Bridge off-ramp onto the FDR Drive southbound will be closed, the southbound entrance ramps at 125th Street, 116th Street, 92nd Street, 79th Street and 73rd Street will be closed and the FDR Drive northbound entrance ramps at 34th Street, 48th Street, and 62nd Street will be closed.

Festivals, Parades and Events

Stone Street Pedestrian Mall

The following streets will be closed through November 18, 2016 from 11 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

Little Italy Pedestrian Mall

The following streets will be closed starting Friday through September 11, 2016 from 6 pm to 9 pm for the Little Italy Pedestrian Mall as permitted by the Mayor's Street Activity Permit Office (SAPO).

  • Mulberry Street between Canal Street and Broome Street
  • Hester Street between Mott Street and Baxter Street

NYC Police Museum Fair

The following street will be closed Friday from 10 am to 6 pm for the NYC Police Museum Fair as permitted by the Mayor's Street Activity Permit Office (SAPO).

  • Maiden Lane between Water Street and South Street

Turtle Bay Association Festival

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

  • Lexington Avenue between 42nd Street and 54th Street

DOT Weekend Walk Jungle Gym

The following street will be closed Saturday from 11 am to 3 pm for the DOT Weekend Walk Jungle Gym as permitted by the Mayor's Street Activity Office (SAPO).

  • Pleasant Avenue between 114th Street and 116th Street

Workmen's Circle and St. Patrick's Cathedral Fair

The following street will be closed Sunday from 10 am to 6 pm for the Workmen's Circle and St. Patrick's Cathedral Fair as permitted by the Mayor's Street Activity Permit Office (SAPO).

  • 6th Avenue between 42nd Street and 56th Street

Heritage of Pride Parade and Festival

The following streets will be closed Sunday from 11 am to 6 pm for the Heritage of Pride Parade and Festival as permitted by NYPD.

Formation:
  • 41st Street between Park Avenue and 5th Avenue
  • 40th Street between 6th Avenue and Park Avenue
  • 39th Street between 6th Avenue and Park Avenue
  • 38th Street between 6th Avenue and Park Avenue
  • 37th Street between 6th Avenue and Park Avenue
  • 36th Street between 6th Avenue and Park Avenue
Route:
  • 5th Avenue between 41st Street and 8th Street
  • 8th Street between 5th Avenue and 6th Avenue
  • Greenwich Avenue between 6th Avenue and Christopher Street
  • Christopher Street between Greenwich Avenue and Greenwich Street
Dispersal:
  • Greenwich Street between West 11th Street and Leroy Street
Miscellaneous:
  • 5th Avenue between 8th Street and Washington Mews
  • Bleecker Street between Christopher Street and West 10th Street
Festival:
  • Hudson Street between Bethune Street and West 14th Street
  • West 13th Street between 9th Avenue and West 4th 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.

Williamsburg Bridge

One lane at a time on the North and South Outer Roadways will be closed from 10 am to 2 pm Friday to facilitate NYCDOT Bridge maintenance.

Brooklyn

49th Street between 8th Avenue and 9th Avenue

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

East 100th Street between Avenue J and Avenue K

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

Driggs Avenue between North 4th Street and Metropolitan Avenue

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

Chestnut Avenue between East 15th Street between East 16th Street

This street will be closed 8 pm Friday to 5 am Monday to facilitate crane operation.

Avenue O between East 15th Street and East 16th Street

This street will be closed 8 pm Friday to 5 am Monday to facilitate crane operation.

Festivals, Parades and Events

DOT Weekend Walks Taste of 5th Avenue

The following street will be closed Friday from 6 pm to 9 pm for the DOT Weekend Walks Taste of 5th Avenue as permitted by the Mayor's Street Activity Permit Office (SAPO).

  • 5th Avenue between 73rd Street and 84th Street

DOT Weekend Walks Pitkin Avenue Summer Plaza

The following street will be closed Friday from 12:00 pm Noon to 5 pm for the DOT Weekend Walks Pitkin Avenue Summer Plaza as permitted by the Mayor's Street Activity Permit Office (SAPO).

  • Pitkin Avenue between Strauss Street and Amboy Street

DOT Weekend Walks Crown Heights

The following street will be closed Sunday from 10 am to 3 pm for the DOT Weekend Walks Crown Heights as permitted by the Mayor's Street Activity Permit Office (SAPO).

  • Kingston Avenue between Eastern Parkway and Montgomery Street

DOT Weekend Walks Grand Street Block Party

The following street will be closed Saturday from 2 pm to 8 pm for the DOT Weekend Walks Grand Street Block Party as permitted by the Mayor's Street Activity Permit Office (SAPO).

  • Grand Street between Bushwick Avenue and Manhattan Avenue

Bronx

Festivals, Parades and Events

DOT Weekend Walks Healthy Lives Healthy Communities Fair

The following street will be closed Saturday from 11 am to 4 pm for the DOT Weekend Walks Healthy Lives Healthy Communities Fair as permitted by the Mayor's Street Activity Permit Office (SAPO).

  • East 152nd Street between Jackson Avenue and Wales Avenue

DOT Weekend Walks Boogie on the Boulevard

The following street will be closed Sunday from 12:00 pm Noon to 4 pm for the DOT Weekend Walks Boogie on the Boulevard as permitted by the Mayor's Street Activity Permit Office (SAPO).

  • Grand Concourse between East 162nd Street and East 167th Street

Queens

Jackie Robinson Parkway under Queens Boulevard Bridge and Union Turnpike

One lane at a time will be closed on the Union Turnpike service roadway westbound followed by one lane at a time on the westbound Jackie Robinson Parkway from 11 pm Friday to 8 am Saturday, and from 11 pm Saturday to 9 am Sunday through mid-July, 2016 to facilitate NYCDOT Bridges painting operations.

Van Wyck Expressway between Northern Boulevard and Long Island Expressway

Two of three lanes in either direction (northbound or southbound) will be closed from 1 am to 6 am Saturday and 1 am to 9 am Sunday to facilitate NYCDOT Bridges work related to the Roosevelt Avenue Bridge rehabilitation.

Beach 28th Street between Bend and Seagirt Avenue

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

Beach 29th Street between Lewmay Road and Bend

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

Crescent Street between 42nd Road and Queens Plaza South

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

Festivals, Parades and Events

National Peruvian Festival and Parade

The following streets will be closed Sunday from 12:00 pm Noon to 2 pm for the National Peruvian Festival and Parade as permitted by the Mayor's Street Activity Permit Office (SAPO) and NYPD.

Formation:
  • 69th Street between 35th Avenue and 37th Avenue
Route:
  • 37th Avenue between 69th Street and 86th Street
Dispersal:
  • 37th Avenue between 86th Street and 87th Street

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.