New York City Police Department

Press Release | NO. 2007-018

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Press Release # 018
Friday, June 1, 2007



New York City Police Department Announces Street Closures And Expected Traffic Delays For Weekend Of June 2-3.

The New York Police Department today announced that areas of Manhattan will be impacted by events planned for Saturday, June 2 and Sunday, June 3. To relieve traffic congestion, the Department urges people who are planning to come to the city this weekend to use public transportation. All drivers can expect delays.

SATURDAY, JUNE 2

CARING COMMUNITY FEST

Manhattan

11 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Washington Square North between 6th Avenue and University Place closed.

17th PCT COMMUNITY COUNCIL FESTIVAL

Manhattan

11 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Lexington Avenue between 42nd Street and 57th Street closed.

PUERTO RICAN FESTIVAL

Bronx

11 a.m. to 6 p.m.

152nd Street between Jackson Avenue and Union Avenue closed

SUNDAY, JUNE 3

PHILIPPINE PARADE & FESTIVAL

Manhattan

Parade

Noon to 3 p.m.

Formation & Start: Madison Avenue and 40th Street

Route: South on Madison Avenue from 40th Street to 27th Street

Festival

11 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Madison Avenue between 23rd Street and 26th Street

BELLEVUE SOUTH COMMUNITY COUNCIL FESTIVAL

Manhattan

11 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Second Avenue between 23rd Street & 26th Street closed

SECOND AVENUE STREET FAIR

Manhattan

11 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Second Avenue between 66th Street & 88th Street closed

WESTSIDE NEIGHBORHOOD & BLOCK/BROADWAY MALL FEST

Manhattan

11 a.m. to 6 p.m.

East side of Broadway between 73rd Street & 86th Street closed

RIVERSIDE CHURCH FEST

Manhattan

11 a.m. to 6 p.m.

East side of Broadway between 116th Street & 120th Street closed

QUEENS LESBIAN & GAY PRIDE FESTIVAL

Queens

11 a.m. to 6 p.m.

37th Road between 73rd Street and 77th Street closed

BANGLADESH PARADE

Queens

Noon to 2:30 p.m.

Formation & Start: 89th Street and 37th Avenue

Route: West on 37th Avenue from 89th Street to 75th Street

HUB THIRD AVENUE MERCHANTS FESTIVAL

Bronx

11 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Third Avenue between 149th Street and 156th Street closed



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