New York City Police Department

Press Release | Weekend Traffic Advisory

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Friday, July 6, 2012



The New York City Police Department today announced street closures and anticipated traffic delays for the weekend of July 7th and 8th, 2012.  Drivers should expect delays in the following areas:

Saturday, July 7th

McBURNEY YMCA FESTIVAL
Manhattan: 1100 x 1800
6th Avenue between 14th Street and 23rd Street closed

TIMES SQUARE MUSIC AND ARTS FESTIVAL
Manhattan: 1100 x 1800
Broadway between 45th Street and 54th Street closed

PITKIN SUMMER PLAZA (DOT Weekend Walks)
Brooklyn:    1100 x 1800
Pitkin Avenue between Strauss Street and Amboy Street closed

WOODSIDE ON THE MOVE WOODSIDE AVENUE FESTIVAL
Queens:       1100 x 1800
Woodside Avenue between Roosevelt Avenue and 65th Place
61st Street between Roosevelt Avenue and Woodside Avenue
The above streets will be closed for this event

Sunday, July 8th

NATIONAL ETHNIC COALITION OF ORGANIZATION FESTIVAL
Manhattan: 1100 x 1800
Madison Avenue between 42nd Street and 57th Street closed     

NYC TRIATHLON
Manhattan: 0430 x 1200
Swim Portion:
99th Street & Hudson River to 79th Street Marina  and Transition Area for the Bike portion.
Bike Portion: Manhattan/Bronx/Manhattan:                                                    
Athletes proceed northbound on the Henry Hudson Parkway from West 57th Street, and proceed across the Henry Hudson Bridge into the Bronx. They continue north to Gun Hill road, turn south on the Henry Hudson Parkway and back over the Henry Hudson Bridge into Manhattan. Bikes continue south to 57th Street,  U-turn onto the n/b Henry Hudson Parkway to 79th Street and the Transition Area for the Run portion of the event.
Run Portion:
Athletes exit the Transition Area and proceed south on the West Side Highway to 72nd Street.  They turn east on 72nd Street to the Central Park West entrance to Central Park. Runners will run a loop around the Central Park Drive and finish this event at the Central Park Bandshell


FRIENDS OF COMMUNITY BOARD 1 30th AVENUE FESTIVAL
Queens:       1100 x 1800
30th Avenue between 29th Street and 41st Street closed  

TOUR DE QUEENS
Queens:       1000 x 1400
Route:
Perimeter Road (Entire Loop Inside Flushing Meadow Park)
131st Street between Unnamed Road and Fowler Avenue
Fowler Avenue between 131st Street and College Point Boulevard
College Point Boulevard between Fowler Avenue and Blossom Avenue
Blossom Avenue between College Point Boulevard and Crommelin Street
Crommelin Street between Blossom Avenue and Dahlia Avenue
Dahlia Avenue between Crommelin Street and Main Street
Main Street between Dahlia Avenue and Elder Avenue
Elder Avenue between Main Street and Colden Street
Colden Street between Elder Avenue and Oak Avenue
Oak Avenue between Colden Street and 163rd Place
163rd Place between Oak Avenue and Pidgeon Meadow Road
Pidgeon Meadow Road between 163rd Place and 46th Avenue
46th Avenue between Pidgeon Meadow Road and Utopia Parkway
Utopia Parkway between 46th Avenue and Crocheron Avenue
Crocheron Avenue between Utopia Parkway and 35th Avenue
35th Avenue between Francis Lewis Boulevard and Bell Boulevard
Bell Boulevard between 35th Avenue and Totten Avenue
Totten Avenue between Bell Boulevard and Duane Road
Cryders Lane between Utopia Parkway and 166th Street
166th Street between Cryders Lane and Powells Cove Boulevard
Powells Cove Boulevard between 166th Street and 154th Street
154th Street between Powells Cove Boulevard and 10th Avenue
10th Avenue between 154th Street and Clintonville Street
Clintonville Street between 10th Avenue and Willets Point Boulevard
Willets Point Boulevard between Clintonville Street and Parsons Boulevard
Parsons Boulevard between Willets Point Boulevard and Rose Avenue
Rose Avenue between Parsons Boulevard and Kissena Boulevard
Kissena Boulevard between Rose Avenue and Booth Memorial Avenue
Booth Memorial Avenue between Kissena Boulevard and College Point Boulevard
College Point Boulevard between Booth Memorial Avenue and 58th Road
58th Road between College Point Boulevard and Unnamed Road (Into Park)
The above streets will be closed for this event

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