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Press Release #15-016

Scott Gastel/Gloria Chin (212) 839-4850

NYC DOT Announces Exit Closure on Northbound Harlem River Drive for Reconstruction

The New York City Department of Transportation (DOT) is announcing an exit closure along the northbound portion of the Harlem River Drive in Manhattan at East 125th Street/Exit 19. This closure is scheduled to begin at approximately 10:00 A.M. on Monday, February 23, 2015 and will remain closed through 2017 for reconstruction of the Harlem River Viaduct.

Motorists should use the East 135th Street/Exit 21 as an alternate exit. Details on its reopening or any additional closures will follow. Stay up to date on the schedule via Facebook ( or Twitter (@NYC_DOT).