Weekend Traffic Advisory

Friday May 27, 2016 to Monday May 30, 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 28th Street between 6th Avenue and Broadway

This street will be closed Saturday and/or Sunday from 5 am to 1 pm to facilitate crane operation.

West 31st Street between Dyer Avenue and 9th Avenue

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

West 49th Street between 8th Avenue and Broadway

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

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

This street will be closed 10 pm to 6 am Sunday into Monday to facilitate crane operation.

Murray Street between West Street and Greenwich Street

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

Festivals, Parades and Events

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

17th Precinct Community Council Lexington Avenue Spring Festival

The following street will be closed Sunday from 10 am to 6 pm for the 17th Precinct Community Council Lexington Avenue Spring Festival as permitted by the Mayor’s Street Activity Permit Office (SAPO).

  • Lexington Avenue between 57th Street and 42nd Street

29th Annual Livable West Side Festival

The following street will be closed Sunday from 10 am to 6 pm for the 29th Annual Livable West Side Festival as permitted by the Mayor’s Street Activity Permit Office (SAPO).

  • Broadway between 72nd Street and 86th Street (Southbound Lanes Only)

Chelsea Reform Democratic Club 6th Avenue Festival

The following street will be closed Sunday from 10 am to 6 pm for the Chelsea Reform Democratic Club 6th Avenue Festival as permitted by the Mayor’s Street Activity Permit Office (SAPO).

  • 6th Avenue between 14th Street and 23rd Street

Chabad of Wall Street Community Fair

The following street will be closed Monday from 10 am to 6 pm for the Chabad of Wall Street Community Fair as permitted by the Mayor’s Street Activity Permit Office (SAPO).

  • Liberty Street between Broadway and Trinity Place

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 Outer Roadways will be closed Friday from 10 am to Noon to facilitate NYCDOT Bridges maintenance work.

Brooklyn

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 28, 2016 to facilitate NYCDOT Bridge inspection.

Ellery Street between Beaver Street and Broadway

This street will be closed 6 am Friday to 9 pm Monday to facilitate crane operation.

Park Street between Beaver Street and Broadway

This street will be closed 6 am Friday to 9 pm Monday to facilitate crane operation.

Locust Street between Beaver Street and Broadway

This street will be closed 6 am Friday to 9 pm Monday to facilitate crane operation.

Belvidere Street between Beaver Street and Broadway

This street will be closed 6 am Friday to 9 pm Monday to facilitate crane operation.

Arion Place between Beaver Street and Broadway

This street will be closed 6 am Friday to 9 pm Monday to facilitate crane operation.

Chester Court between Dead End and Flatbush Avenue

This street will be closed 6 am Friday to 5 am Tuesday to facilitate crane operation.

Beekman Street between Dead End and Flatbush Avenue

This street will be closed 6 am Friday to 5 am Tuesday to facilitate crane operation.

Westbury Court between Dead End and Flatbush Avenue

This street will be closed 6 am Friday to 5 am Tuesday to facilitate crane operation.

Festivals, Parades and Events

149th Kings County Memorial Day Parade

The following streets will be closed Monday from 11 am to 2 pm for the 149th Kings County Memorial Day Parade as permitted by NYPD.

Route:
  • 3rd Avenue between 75th Street and Marine Avenue
  • Marine Avenue between 3rd Avenue and 4th Avenue
  • 4th Avenue between Marine Avenue and 101st Street
Disperal:
  • Into John Paul Jones Park

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.

Festivals, Parades and Events

Broadway Merchants Professional Association

The following street will be closed Monday from 10 am to 6 pm for the Broadway Merchants Professional Association as permitted by the Mayor’s Street Activity Permit Office (SAPO).

  • Broadway between Crescent Street and 47th Street

Woodside on the Move-Woodside Avenue Festival

The following streets will be closed Saturday from 10 am to 6 pm for the Woodside on the Move-Woodside Avenue Festival as permitted by the Mayor’s Street Activity Permit Office (SAPO).

  • Woodside Avenue between Roosevelt Avenue and 65th Place
  • 61st Street between Roosevelt Avenue and Woodside Avenue

Allied Veteran’s Memorial Day Parade

The following streets will be closed Monday from 11 am to 3 pm for the Allied Veteran’s Memorial Day Parade as permitted by NYPD.

Formation:
  • Myrtle Avenue between Cypress Avenue and Madison Street
Route:
  • Myrtle Avenue between Cypress Avenue and Cooper Avenue
Disperal:
  • Myrtle  Avenue between Cooper Avenue and 70th Street
Miscellaneous:
  • Cypress Avenue between Myrtle Avenue and Madison Street

Little Neck and Douglaston Memorial Day Parade

The following streets will be closed Monday from 2 pm to 5 pm for the Little Neck and Douglaston Memorial Day Parade as permitted by NYPD.

Formation:
  • Glenwood Street between 41st Avenue and Northern Boulevard
Route:
  • Northern Boulevard between Great Neck Road and 245th Street
Disperal:
  • Northern Boulevard between 245th Street and Alameda Avenue

College Point Citizens Memorial Day Parade

The following streets will be closed Sunday from 2 pm to 4 pm for the College Point Citizens Memorial Day Parade as permitted by NYPD.

Formation:
  • 28th Avenue between Ulmer Street and College Point Boulevard
Route:
  • College Point Boulevard between 28th Street and 5th Avenue
  • 5th Avenue between College Point Boulevard and College Place
  • Poppenhusen Avenue between 5th Avenue and 119th Street
Disperal:
  • Herman McNeil Park

Maspeth Memorial Day Parade

The following streets will be closed Sunday from 1 pm to 4 pm for the Maspeth Memorial Day Parade as permitted by NYPD.

Formation:
  • 69th Place between Grand Avenue and 54th Avenue
  • 69th Lane between Grand Avenue and 54th Avenue
  • 71st Street between Grand Avenue and 54th Avenue
  • 72nd Street between Grand Avenue and 53rd Road
  • 72nd Place between Grand Avenue and 53rd Road
Route:
  • Grand Avenue between 72nd Street and Maspeth Avenue
  • Maspeth Avenue between Grand Avenue and 61st Street
  • 61st Street between Maspeth Avenue and 56th Drive
  • 56th Drive between 61st Street and Perry Avenue
  • Perry Avenue between 56th Drive and LIE Service Road
  • LIE Service Road between Perry Avenue and South side of Queens Midtown Expressway Service Road

Bronx

Festivals, Parades and Events

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

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.

Festivals, Parades and Events

Staten Island Advance Road Race Race

The following streets will be closed Monday from 6 am from 11 am for the Staten Island Advance Road Race Race as permitted by the Mayor’s Street Activity Permit Office (SAPO).

  • Father Capodanno Boulevard (East Side) between Sand Lane and Greeley Avenue (Loop)
  • Boardwalk between Greeley Avenue (Loop) and Sand Lane

Staten Island Memorial Day Parade

The following streets will be closed Monday from 12:00 pm Noon to 3 pm for the Staten Island Memorial Day Parade as permitted by NYPD.

Route:
  • Forest Avenue between Hart Boulevard and Jewett Avenue
Disperal:
  • Forest Avenue between Jewett Avenue and Decker Avenue

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