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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Friday, June 10, 2011



NEW YORK CITY POLICE DEPARTMENT ANNOUNCES STREET CLOSURES AND EXPECTED TRAFFIC DELAYS FOR JUNE 11th & JUNE 12th

The New York City Police Department today announced street closures and anticipated traffic delays for the weekend of June 11th and 12th, 2011. Drivers should expect delays in the following areas:

Saturday, June 11th 

HAMILTON HEIGHTS WEEKEND WALKS (DOT Weekend Walks)
Manhattan:    1100 x 1800
Hamilton Place between West 144th & West 142nd Streets; West 143rd Street between Amsterdam
Avenue & Hamilton Place closed

DESTINATION NOSTRAND (DOT Weekend Walks)
Brooklyn:       1100 x 1800
Nostrand Avenue between Sterling & Prospect Places closed

UPTOWN STREETS WALKWAY (DOT Weekend Walks)
Manhattan:    1100 x 1800
Edward Morgan Place between West 156th & West 157th Streets closed

NYRR MINI 10K
Manhattan: 0900 x 1100
Central Park West between 61st Street and 90th Street closed

ANNUAL ANTIQUE CAR SHOW
Manhattan: 1100 x 1800
Old Slip between Water Street and South Street closed

STUYVESANT PARK NEIGHBORHOOD ASSOCIATION – 2nd AVENUE FAIR
Manhattan:    1100 x 1800
2nd Avenue between 14th Street and 23rd Street closed

BIG APPLE BARBECUE BLOCK PARTY
Manhattan:    1100 x 1800
Location: Broadway between 23rd Street and 24th Street; Madison Avenue between 23rd Street and 27th Street; 24th Street between Madison Avenue and Park Avenue; 25th Street between Madison Avenue and Park Avenue; 26th Street between 5th Avenue and Park Avenue; 27th Street between Madison Avenue and Park Avenue
The above streets will be closed for this event

LENOX HILL NEIGHBORHOOD HOUSE – 1st AVENUE FESTIVAL
Manhattan:    1100 x 1800
1st Avenue between 68th Street and 79th Street closed

HARE KRISHNA PARADE
Manhattan:    1200 x 1430
Formation: Grand Army Plaza
Route: 5th Avenue between 59th Street and Washington Square North
Dispersal: Washington Square North

The above streets will be closed for this event
116th STREET FESTIVAL
Manhattan: 1100 x 1800
Location: 116th Street between Lexington Avenue and 1st Avenue; 3rd Avenue between 106th Street and 122nd Street
The above streets will be closed for this event

DESTINATION NOSTRAND (DOT Weekend Walks)
Brooklyn:  1100 x 1800
Nostrand Avenue between Sterling & Prospect Places closed

BROOKLYN PRIDE PARADE
Brooklyn: 1930 x 2100
5th Avenue between 14th Street and President Street closed

WILLIMSBURG WALKS (DOT Weekend Walks)
Brooklyn: 1100 x 1800
Bedford Avenue between North 5th Street and North 12th Street closed

JAIN CENTER OF AMERICA PARADE
Queens: 0915 x 1230
Formation: Ithaca Street between Whitney Avenue and 43rd Avenue
Route: 43rd Avenue between Ithaca Street and Whitney Avenue; Whitney Avenue between 43rd Avenue and Macnish Street; Macnish Street between Whitney Avenue and Elmhurst Avenue; Elmhurst Avenue between Macnish Street and Hampton Street; Hampton Street between Elmhurst Avenue and 43rd Avenue
Dispersal: 43rd Avenue between Hampton Street and Ithaca Street 
The above streets will be closed for this event

Sunday, June 12th 

ARTS IN THE HEIGHTS (DOT Weekend Walks)
Manhattan:    1100 x 1800
Saint Nicholas Avenue between West 181st & West 183rd Streets closed

UPTOWN STREETS WALKWAY (DOT Weekend Walks)
Manhattan:    1100 x 1800
Edward Morgan Place between West 156th & West 157th Streets closed

NATIONAL PUERTO RICAN DAY PARADE
Manhattan:    1100 x 1800
Formation: 44th Street between Broadway and Vanderbilt Avenue; 45th Street between Broadway and Vanderbilt Avenue; 46th Street between 6th Avenue and Vanderbilt Avenue; 47th Street between 6th Avenue and Park Avenue; 48th Street between 6th Avenue and Madison Avenue; Vanderbilt Avenue between 43rd Street and 44th Street
Route: 5th Avenue between 43rd Street and 79th Street
Dispersal: 79th Street between 5th Avenue and Madison Avenue

TILDEN MIDTOWN DEMOCRATIC CLUB STREET FESTIVAL
Manhattan:    1100 x 1800
3rd Avenue between 23rd & 34th Streets closed

34th ANNUAL PLANTATION AND CRAFTS FAIR
Manhattan:    1100 x 1800
Broadway (East Side) between 73rd & 86th Streets closed

MASPETH CHAMBER OF COMMERCE GRAND AVENUE FESTIVAL
Queens:          1100 x 1800
Grand Avenue between 65th & 72nd Streets closed

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