New York City Police Department

Press Release | 2008-043

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Press Release # 043
Friday, October 3, 2008



NEW YORK CITY POLICE DEPARTMENT ANNOUNCES STREET CLOSURES AND EXPECTED TRAFFIC DELAYS FOR OCT 4 & 5, 2008

The New York City Police Department today announced street closures and anticipated traffic delays for the weekend of October 4 and 5, 2008. Drivers should expect delays in the following areas:

Saturday, Oct 4th  

 

ST. JOSEPH’S CHURCH FESTIVAL

Manhattan:    1100 x 1800

Washington Place between 6th Avenue & Grove Street closed

 

GRAMMERCY PARK BLOCK ASSOCIATION FESTIVAL

Manhattan:    1100 x 1800

Park Avenue South between East 17th & East 23rd Street closed

 

JP MORGAN CHASE CORPORATE CHALLENGE

Manhattan:    0800 x 1000

Formation & Start: 48th Street & Park Avenue

Route: Park Avenue from 57th Street to 29th Street

End: Park Avenue & 47th Street

 

KOREAN TIMES PARADE

Manhattan:    1200 x 1500

Formation & Start: Broadway between East 40th & East 41st Street

Route: Broadway from 41st to 25th Street

End: Broadway & 25th Street

 

BROOKLYN COLUMBUS PARADE

Brooklyn:       1100 x 1800

Formation & Start: 61st Street between 17th & 19th Avenues

Route: 18th Avenue from 60th to 82nd Street

End: 18th Avenue & 82nd Street

 

Sunday, Oct 5th 

 

PULASKI MEMORIAL DAY PARADE

Manhattan:    1400 x 1700

Formation: 5th Avenue between 26th & 30th Streets: 26th, 27th, 28th & 29th Streets between Broadway & Madison Avenue

Route: 5th Avenue from 30th Street to 51st Street

End: 5th Avenue & 51st Street

Dispersal: 51st Street to 53rd Streets between 6th & Madison Avenues

 

CATHEDRAL HIGH SCHOOL STREET FAIR

Manhattan:    1100 x 1800

Lexington Avenue between East 42nd & East 57th Streets closed

 

 

 

DEEPAVALI INDIAN FESTIVAL

Manhattan:    1100 x 1800

John Street between South & Water Streets; Water Street between Fletcher & Fulton Streets; Burling Slip between Front & South Streets closed

 

SYMPHONY SPACE/NAACP FESTIVAL

Manhattan:    1100 x 1800

West Side of Broadway between West 86th & West 96th Streets closed

 

ATLANTIC ANTIC

Brooklyn:       1100 x 1800

Atlantic Avenue between Hicks Street & 4th Avenue closed

 

KENSINGTON MERCHANTS FESTIVAL

Brooklyn:       1100 x 1800

Church Avenue between McDonald Avenue & Ocean Parkway closed

 

 

HOSTOS COLLEGE VIVA BRONX FESTIVAL

Bronx:            1100 x 1800

Grand Concourse between East 144th & East 149th Streets closed

 

FOREST HILLS CHAMBER OF COMMERCE FESTIVAL

Queens:          1100 x 1800

Austin Street between 69th & 72nd Roads closed

 

 

MS BIKE TOUR

Borough:        Manhattan

Time: The streets noted below are subject to closure Sunday 7:30am to 1:30pm.

Location:        See Below

 

30 MILE ROUTE

 


 

Start:  South Street Seaport

S                      South Street to FDR Ramp

                        FDR Drive

X under           Williamsburg Bridge

X under           Queensboro Bridge

BR                   Harlem River Drive

BR                   10th Avenue Exit

S                      10th Avenue

L                      218th Street

INWOOD HILL PARK   (Rest Stop)

R                     Indian Road

BR                   West 214th Street

R                     Seaman Avenue

X         Dyckman Street

R         Riverside Drive

L          Henry Hudson Parkway

S          Henry Hudson Pkwy (West Side Highway)

L          58th Street

R         11th Avenue

X         40th Street*                *60-Mile Route Split

L          28th Street                    L   40th Street

R         10th Avenue                 R Galvin Place

R           14th Street                   R   Lincoln Tunnel

FINISH          Pier 54

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