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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Friday, April 29, 2011



WEEKEND TRAFFIC ADVISORY

NEW YORK CITY POLICE DEPARTMENT ANNOUNCES STREET CLOSURES AND EXPECTED TRAFFIC DELAYS FOR APRIL 30th & MAY 1st

The New York City Police Department today announced street closures and anticipated traffic delays for the weekend of April 30th and May 1st, 2011. Drivers should expect delays in the following areas:

Saturday, April 30th

REVLON RUN/WALK FOR WOMEN
Manhattan: 1000 x 1500
Formation: 44th, 45th, 46th, 47th & 48th Streets between 7th & 8th Avenues; 7th Avenue between 44th & 47th Streets; Broadway between 45th & 47th Streets
Route: 7th Avenue between 47th & 59th Streets
Dispersal: In Central Park
The above streets will be closed for this event

 

TRIBECA FAMILY FESTIVAL
Manhattan:    1100 x 1800
Greenwich Street between Chambers & Hubert Streets; Harrison Street between West & Hudson Streets; Beach Street between Greenwich & Hudson Streets; N Moore Street between West & Hudson Streets; Franklin Street between Greenwich & Hudson Streets; Jay Street between Greenwich & Hudson Streets; Duane Street between Greenwich & Hudson Streets; Reade Street between Greenwich & Hudson Streets closed

 

NATIONAL MS SOCIETY PARADE & FESTIVAL (MANHATTAN PORTION)
Manhattan:    0900 x 1300
Location(s):    3 Mile Route (Sidewalks Only)
South Street between Fulton Street and Jackson Street
Jackson Street between Water Street and South Street
Water Street between Jackson Street and Montgomery Street
Montgomery Street between Water Street and South Street
South Street between Montgomery Street and Fulton Street
6 Mile Route (Sidewalks Only)
South Street between Fulton Street and Beekman Street
Beekman Street between South Street and Pearl Street
Pearl Street between Beekman Street and Frankfort Street
Spruce Street between Gold Street and Park Row
Park Row between Spruce Street and Brooklyn Bridge Promenade
Spruce Street between Park Row and Frankfort Street
Frankfort Street between Spruce Street and Gold Street
Gold Street between Frankfort Street and Fulton Street
Festival
Maiden Lane between South Street and Water Street
South Street between Beekman Street and Wall Street

 

SIKH CULTURAL SOCIETY PARADE AND STREET FESTIVAL
Manhattan: 1200 x 1500
Location(s): Formation
38th Street between 5th Avenue and Park Avenue
37th Street between 5th Avenue and Park Avenue
36th Street between Madison Avenue and Park Avenue
Route
Madison Avenue between 38th Street and 26th Street
Dispersal
27th Street between 5th Avenue and Park Avenue
26th Street between 5th Avenue and Madison Avenue
Miscellaneous
24th Street between 6th Avenue and Broadway
Park Avenue South (West Curb Lane) between 23rd Street and 27th Street
Park Avenue South (Curb Lanes) between 24th Street and 25th Street
Festival
Madison Avenue between 23rd Street and 26th Street

 

Sunday, May 1st

 

FIVE BORO BIKE TOUR
All Boros: 0800 x 1800
Route attached at end of this advisory

 

NYC FIRE DEPT. HOLY NAME SOCIETY PARADE
Manhattan:    1000 x 1200
Formation: 51st Street between 5th & Madison Avenues
Route: 51st Street between 5th & 6th Avenue; 6th Avenue between 51st & 54th Streets
Dispersal: 6th Avenue between 54th & 55th Streets
The above streets will be closed for this event

 

ARMENIAN GENOCIDE COMMEMORATION
Manhattan:    1400 x 1700
Broadway between 43rd & 44th Streets closed (Military Island Pedestrian Plaza)

 

ZIUA USA ROMANIAN DAY FESTIVAL
Manhattan:    1100 x 1800
Broadway between Morris & Stone Streets; Broadway between Fulton Street & Battery Place closed

 

23rd ANNUAL BROADWAY SPRING FESTIVAL
Manhattan:    1100 x 1800
Broadway (east side) between 86th & 96th Streets closed

 

UFPJ INTERNATIONAL PLANNING COMMITTEE DEMONSTRATION
Manhattan:    1530 x 1800   
Formation: 7th Avenue between 36th & 42nd Streets
Route: 42nd Street between 7th & 3rd Avenues; 3rd Avenue between 42nd & 47th Streets
Dispersal: Dag Hammarskjold Plaza
The above streets will be closed for this event

 

MAY 1st COALITION PARADE
Manhattan:    1600 x 1900
Formation: Union Square Park
Route: Broadway between Worth & 14th Streets; Worth Street between Lafayette & Centre Streets
Dispersal: Foley Square
The above streets will be closed for this event

 

MARCH OF DIMES
Manhattan:    0800 x 1400
Formation: Columbus Avenue between 61st & 62nd Streets
Route: Columbus Avenue between 62nd & 65th Streets; 65th Street between Broadway & Central Park West; 65th Street between 5th & Lexington Avenues; Lexington Avenue between 65th & 23rd Streets; 23rd Street between Lexington & Madison Avenues; Madison Avenue between 23rd & 26th Streets
Dispersal: Into Madison Park
The above streets will be closed for this event

 

GOWANUS CANAL CBC COURT STREET FESTIVAL
Brooklyn:       1100 x 1800
Court Street between Union & West 9th Streets closed

 

MARCH OF DIMES
Staten Island: 0900 x 1500
Formation: Staten Island Mall
Route: Richmond Avenue between Platinum Avenue & Christopher Lane; Christopher Lane between Richmond Avenue & Victory Boulevard; Victory Boulevard between Christopher Lane & Richmond Avenue; Richmond Avenue between Eton Place & Platinum Avenue
Dispersal: Staten Island Mall
The above streets will be closed for this event

 

                        5 Boro Bike Tour
     Mile            Route
      0.0             START Church & Franklin Streets
      0.0 S          Sixth Avenue (Ave of the Americas)
      3.7 R         Central Park South (59th Street)
      3.8 L          East Drive
      6.8 S          Adam Clayton Powell (7th Avenue)
      8.1 R         135th Street
      8.5 L          Madison Avenue
                        BRONX
      8.8 S          138th Street
      9.0             Water Station #1: Bronx
      9.1 R         Third Avenue
                        MANHATTAN
      9.7 S          Enter FDR Drive
    10.7             REST AREA #1: Science and Math (CSM) High School - Arrival
                        CSM High School - Departure
    13.4 R         East 63rd Street
    13.6 L          Queensboro Bridge Exit Ramp
                        QUEENS
    16.2 L          21st Street
    18.1 L          Hoyt Avenue North
    18.2 S          Astoria Park Parking Lot
    18.3             REST AREA #2: Astoria Park - Arrival
                        Astoria Park - Departure
    18.3 L          Shore Boulevard
    18.5 L          Astoria Park South
    18.5 R         14th Street
    19.1 R         31st Avenue
    19.3 L          Vernon Boulevard
    20.9             REST AREA #3: Con Edison Learning Center - Arrival
                        Con Edison - Departure
    21.2 L          44th Drive
    21.3 R         11th Street
    21.8 S          Cross Pulaski Bridge
                        BROOKLYN
    22.0 S          McGuiness Boulevard
    22.6 R         Greenpoint Avenue
        22.9         L           Franklin Street
    23.3 R         Kent Avenue
    25.3 R         Williamsburg Street
    25.4 R         Flushing Avenue
    26.1             REST AREA #4: Commodore J. Barry Park - Arrival
                        Commodore Barry - Departure
    26.3 R         Navy Street
    26.5 L          York Street
    26.6 R         Gold Street
    26.7 L          Front Street
    27.2 R         Old Fulton Street
    27.3 L          Furman Street
    28.0 R         Joralemon Street
    28.0             Water Station #2: Bklyn Bridge Pk
    28.3 L          Atlantic Avenue
            R         Columbia Street
    28.2 L          Brooklyn-Queens Expressway Entrance Ramp
    32.1 BL       Shore Parkway (Belt Parkway)
    35.2 BR       4th Avenue Ramp
    35.4 S          4th Avenue
    35.4             REST AREA #5: John Paul Jones Park (Cannonball)
                        Cannonball - Departure
    35.4 R         101st Street
    35.5 L          Fort Hamilton Parkway
    36.0 R         92nd Street
    36.0 R         Gatling Place
    36.1 S          Enter Verrazano-Narrows Bridge (Westbound entrance ramp)
                        STATEN ISLAND
    38.1 R         Fort Wadsworth Entrance
    38.8             FESTIVAL: Ft. Wadsworth
    38.8 S          Fort Wadsworth Exit
    39.4 R         Hylan Boulevard
    39.6 L          Edgewater Street
    40.6 R         Front Street
    41.0 R         Murray Hulbert Avenue
    41.4 L          Hannah Street
    41.5 R         Bay Street
    41.9             Water Station #3: Bay Street
    42.0 S          Enter Staten Island Ferry Terminal (Bay Street ramp)
                        MANHATTAN
   FINISH       Staten Island Ferry - Whitehall

 

                                      Legend to Symbols
            L          Left turn          BL       Bear left       
            R         Right turn       BR       Bear right
            S          Straight

 

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