New York City Police Department

Press Release | Weekend Traffic Advisory

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Friday, June 1, 2012



The New York City Police Department today announced street closures and anticipated traffic delays for the weekend of June 2nd and 3rd, 2012.  Drivers should expect delays in the following areas:

Saturday, June 2

FORUM’S CHILDREN OF THE WORLD FESTIVAL GLOBAL ROLE MODELS
Manhattan:
    1100 x 1800
6th Avenue between 42nd Street & 56th Street closed
 
MANHATTAN CHAMBER OF COMMERCE 3rd AVE COMMUNITY BENEFIT FESTIVAL
Manhattan:    1100 x 1800
3rd Avenue between 66th Street & 86th Street closed
 
HOWARD BEACH JUVENILE DIABETES 5k WALK-A-THON
Queens:          1000 x 1500
Formation:
101st Street and 159th Avenue
Route:
101st Street between 159th Avenue and 160th Avenue
160th Avenue between 101st Street and 100th Street
100th Street between 160th Avenue and 157th Avenue
157th Avenue between 100th Street and 82nd Street
82nd Street between 157th Avenue and 158th Avenue
84th Street between 158th Street and 157th Street
157th Avenue between 84th Street and 101st Street
Dispersal:
101st Street and 159th Avenue
The above streets will be closed for this event

Sunday, June 3

CELEBRATE ISRAEL PARADE  
Manhattan:    1100 x 1600
Formation:
52nd to 56th Streets between Park & 7th Avenues
Route:  
5th Avenue between 52nd & 72nd Streets
Dispersal:
72nd Street between 5th & Madison Avenues
The above streets will be closed for this event
 
SEAFARERS INT. HOUSE & GUSTAVUS ADOLPHUS LUTHERAN CHURCH FAIR
Manhattan:    1100 x 1800
   
3rd Avenue between 14th & 23rd Streets closed    
 
PHILIPPINE INDEPENDENCE DAY COUNCIL PARADE
Manhattan:    1200 x 1500
Formation:
38th to 36th Streets between Park & 5th Avenues
Route:
Madison Avenue between 38th & 26th Streets
Dispersal:
27th Street between Madison & Park Avenues
Festival:
Madison Avenue between 26th & 23rd Streets
The above streets will be closed for this event
 
HOPE FOR WARRIORS RUN
Manhattan: 0845 – 0900 Start
Formation/Location:
Vietnam Memorial on South Street between Broad & Old Slip
Route: North from Vietnam Memorial on South Street to Montgomery Street; Runners u-turn @ Montgomery Street and proceed south on South Street to finish line @ Vietnam Memorial @Broad Street.
Detour: South Street closed n/b & s/b from Broad Street to Old Slip.  No bus detour
 
AUTISM SPEAKS PARADE
Manhattan:    1030 x 1400
Formation/Location: 
South Street between Fulton Street and Peck Slip
Peck Slip between South Street and Pearl Street
Pearl Street between Peck Slip and Frankfort Street
Frankfort Street between Pearl Street and Park Row
Spruce Street between Park Row and Nassau Street
Nassau Street between Spruce Street and Ann Street
Ann Street between Nassau Street and Gold Street
Gold Street between Ann Street and Fulton Street
Fulton Street between Gold Street and Water Street
Water Street between Fulton Street and Wall Street
Wall Street between Water Streets and South Street
No closures (Sidewalks Only)
 
SUMMER SUNDAYS IN THE HEIGHT (DOT Weekend Walks)
Manhattan:    1100 x 1800
Edward Morgan Place between 156th & 157th Streets closed
 
PUERTO RICAN STATE PARADE AND FESTIVAL
Brooklyn:       1330 x 1600
Formation:

Jackson Street between Graham Avenue & Humboldt Street
Route:
Graham Avenue between Jackson & Debevoise Streets
Dispersal:
Debevoise Street between Graham Avenue & Humboldt Street
The above streets will be closed for this event
 
5th AVENUE SPRING FESTIVAL
Brooklyn        1100 x 1800

5th Avenue between 65th & 85th Streets closed
 
QUEENS LESBIAN AND GAY PRIDE PARADE
Queens:          1200 x 1400
Route:
37th Avenue between 85th & 75th Streets
Dispersal:
37th Avenue between 75th & 74th Streets
The above streets will be closed for this event

Q.L.G.P.C. PARADE AND MULTICULTURAL FESTIVAL
Queens:          1100 x 1800
Location(s):
    
75th Street between Roosevelt Avenue and 37th Avenue     
37th Road between 73rd Street and 77th Street
 
MAIN STREET SUMMER WALK (DOT Weekend Walks)
Queens:          1100 x 1800
Main Street between 71st Road and 72nd Avenue closed
 
BRONX PUERTO RICAN DAY PARADE
Bronx:            1300 x 1700
Formation:
Grand Concourse between 176th Street and Burnside Avenue (Center Lanes)
Route:
Grand Concourse between 176th Street and 165th Street
Dispersal:
Included within route
The above streets will be closed for this event
 
TOUR DE CURE
Manhattan:    0630 x 0900
No closures. Bicyclists to obey all traffic regulations
30 Mile Route:
54th Street between 12th Avenue and 11th Avenue
11th Avenue between 54th Street and 59th Street
West End Avenue between 59th Street and 72nd Street
72nd Street between West End Avenue and Riverside Drive
Riverside Drive between 72nd Street and 165th Street
165th Street between Riverside Drive and Fort Washington Avenue
Fort Washington Avenue between 165th Street and Margaret Corbin Drive
Margaret Corbin Drive Loop
190th Street between Fort Washington Avenue and Overlook Terrace
Overlook Terrace between 190th Street and 187th Street 
187th Street between Overlook Terrace and Broadway
Broadway between 187th Street and Nagle Avenue
Nagle Avenue between Broadway and Dyckman Street
Dyckman Street between Nagle Avenue and Seaman Avenue
Seaman Avenue between Dyckman Street and 218th Street
218th Street between Seaman Avenue and Indian Road (Inwood Hills Park)
Indian Road between 218th Street and 214th Street
214th Street between Indian Road and Seaman Avenue
204th Street between Seaman Avenue and 10th Avenue
10th Avenue between 204th Street and Harlem River Drive (Bike Path)
Harlem River Drive between 10th Avenue and 155th Street
155th Street between Harlem River Drive and Saint Nicholas Avenue
Saint Nicholas Avenue between 155th Street and 125th Street
Manhattan Avenue between 125th Street and 120th Street
120th Street between Manhattan Avenue and Paladino Avenue
Eastside Bike Path
Gracie Square between East End Avenue and FDR Drive
East End Avenue between 84th Street and 81st Street
81st Street between East End Avenue and York Avenue
York Avenue between 81st Street and 59th Street
Sutton Place between 59th Street and 55th Street
55th Street between Sutton Place and 2nd Avenue
2nd Avenue between 55th Street and 9th Street
9th Street between 2nd Avenue and 6th Avenue
6th Avenue between 9th Street and Christopher Street
Christopher Street between 6th Avenue and Hudson Street
Hudson Street between Christopher Street and 8th Avenue
8th Avenue between Hudson Street and 57th Street
57th Street between 8th Avenue and 10th Avenue
10th Avenue between 57th Street and 59th Street
Amsterdam Avenue between 59th Street and 91st Street
91st Street between Amsterdam Avenue and Riverside Drive
Riverside Drive between 91st Street and 72nd Street
72nd Street between Riverside Drive and West End Avenue
West End Avenue between 72nd Street and 59th Street
59th Street Avenue between West End Avenue and West Side Highway
15 Mile Route:
65th Street between West End Avenue and Central Park West
Central Park West between 65th Street and Frederick Douglass Circle
Frederick Douglass Circle between 110th Street and Central Park West
8th Avenue between Frederick Douglass Circle and Saint Nicholas Avenue
Saint Nicholas Avenue between 8th Avenue and 159th Street
159th Street between Saint Nicholas Avenue and Broadway
Fort Washington Avenue between Broadway and Cabrini Boulevard
 
 
TOUR DE BROOKLYN
Brooklyn:       0900 x 1400
No closures scheduled
Rolling closures will minimize the impact of this event on the motoring public
Route A & B:
Navy Street between Flushing Avenue and Myrtle Avenue 
Ashland Place between Myrtle Avenue and Dekalb Avenue
Dekalb Avenue between Ashland Place and Bond Street
Bond Street between Dekalb Avenue and Livingston Street
Livingston Street between Bond Street and Nevins Street
Nevins Street between Livingston Street and Carroll Street
Carroll Street between Nevins Street and 4th Avenue
4th Avenue between Carroll Street and 68th Street
68th Street between 4th Avenue and Colonial Road
Colonial Road between 68th Street and Bay Ridge Ave/69th Street
Bay Ridge Avenue/69th Street between Colonial Road and Shore Road
Shore Road between Bay Ridge Avenue/69th Street and 4th Avenue
4th Avenue between Shore Road and 100th Street
100th Street between 4th Avenue and Fort Hamilton Parkway
Fort Hamilton Parkway between 100th Street and General Lee Avenue
General Lee Avenue between Fort Hamilton Parkway and White Avenue
White Avenue between General Lee Avenue and Pence Street
Pence Street between White Avenue and Sterling Drive
Sterling Drive between Pence Street and Grimes Road
Grimes Road between Sterling Drive and Stonewall Jackson Drive
Sterling Drive between Grimes Road and Pershing Loop
Perishing Loop (Entire Loop)
General Lee Avenue between Perishing Loop and Washington Drive
Washington Drive between General Lee Avenue and Poly Place
Poly Place between Washington Drive and 14th Avenue
14th Avenue between Poly Place and 85th Street
85th Street between 14th Avenue and Bay Parkway
Bay Parkway between 85th Street and Avenue J
Avenue J between Bay Parkway and Ocean Parkway
Ocean Parkway Bike Path between Avenue J and Church Avenue
Ocean Parkway North Bound Service Road between Church Avenue and Park Circle
Park Circle between Ocean Parkway and South Lake Drive
South Lake Drive between Park Circle and East Drive (In Prospect Park)
East Drive between South Lake Drive and Flatbush Avenue (In Prospect Park)
Flatbush Avenue between East Drive and Vanderbilt Avenue
Vanderbilt Avenue between Flatbush Avenue and Park Avenue
Park Avenue between Vanderbilt Avenue and Navy Street
Section B:
Flatbush Avenue between DeKalb Avenue and h Avenue between Union Street and Carroll Street         
68th Street between Colonial Road and Shore Road
Shore Road between 68th Street and Bay Ridge Avenue/69th Street
Ocean Parkway North Bound Main Road between Avenue J and Park Circle

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