New York City Police Department

Press Release | NO. 2003-095

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Press Release # 095
Friday, August 8, 2003



New York City Police Department Announces Street Closures And Expected Traffic Delays For Weekend Of August 9-10

The New York City Police Department today announced street closures and expected traffic delays related to events taking place across the city on this weekend. Drivers should expect delays in the following areas.


SATURDAY, AUGUST 9

LITTLE ITALY MERCHANTS ASSOCIATION PEDESTRIAN MALL ACTIVITY
Manhattan 10 a.m. to 10 p.m.
Mulberry St. between Canal St. & Broome St.

CARING COMMUNITY STREET FAIR
Manhattan 11 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Washington Square North between 5th Ave. & 6th Ave.

CONGRESS OF RACIAL EQUALITY STREET FESTIVAL
Manhattan 11 a.m. to 6 p.m.
7th Ave. between 47th St. & 57th St.

FEMALE SOFTBALL LEAGUE CARNIVAL
Manhattan 4:30 p.m. to 11:30 p.m.
E. 109th St between 2nd Ave. & 3rd Ave.

FORT HAMILTON BOARD OF TRADE STREET FESTIVAL
Brooklyn 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Fort Hamilton Parkway between 65th St. & 70th St.

ST. IRENE CHRYSOVALANTOU CHURCH FESTIVAL
Queens 5 p.m. to 11 p.m.
23rd Ave. between 36th St. & Amtrak Overpass


SUNDAY, AUGUST 10

NYC TRIATHLON
Manhattan/Bronx 6 a.m. to 4 p.m.
The following will be closed: Northbound Henry Hudson Parkway between 59th St. and Mosholu Parkway, Southbound Mosholu Parkway between the Henry Hudson Parkway and Gun Hill Rd., 72nd St. between the Henry Hudson Parkway and Central Park West and Riverside Drive from 72nd St. to 79th St.

DOMINICAN DAY PARADE
Manhattan 1:30 p.m. to 6 p.m.
Formation & Start: 6th Ave. and 36th St.
Route & End: North on 6th Ave. to 72nd St.


LITTLE ITALY MERCHANTS ASSOCIATION PEDESTRIAN MALL ACTIVITY
Manhattan 10 a.m to 10 p.m.
Mulberry St. between Canal St. & Broome St.

THE WORKER'S CIRCLE, INC. FESTIVAL
Manhattan 11 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Madison Ave. between 42nd St. & 57th St.

FEMALE SOFTBALL LEAGUE CARNIVAL
Manhattan 4:30 p.m. to 11:30 p.m.
E. 109th St between 2nd Ave. & 3rd Ave.

BROOKLYN DOMINICAN DAY PARADE
Brooklyn 1:30 p.m. to 3 p.m.
Formation & Start: Graham Ave. and Deveboise St.
Route & End: North bound Graham Ave. to Grand St., East bound Grand St. to Union Ave., left onto Union Ave. to Montrose Ave., East bound Montrose Ave. to Lindsay Park.

FORT HAMILTON BOARD OF TRADE STREET FESTIVAL
Brooklyn 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Fort Hamilton Parkway between 65th St. & 70th St.

ST. IRENE CHRYSOVALANTOU CHURCH FESTIVAL
Queens 5 p.m. to 11 p.m.
23rd Ave. between 36th St. & Amtrak Overpass

MYRTLE AVENUE BID STREET FESTIVAL
Queens 11 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Myrtle Ave. between Fresh Pond Rd. & Wyckoff Ave.



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