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Press Release | Weekend Traffic Advisory

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Friday, October 12, 2012



The New York City Police Department today announced street closures and anticipated traffic delays for the weekend of October 13th  and 14th , 2012.  Drivers should expect delays in the following areas:

BROOKLYN BRIDGE WEEKEND CLOSURE

All Manhattan-bound lanes closed 2359 Friday Oct 12th until 0600 Monday Oct 15th. 
Brooklyn-bound access to the bridge will be maintained via ramps from Pearl Street & Center Street onto the contra-flow lanes.
There will be additional Brooklyn-bound access to the bridge via the Park Row ramp from Frankfort Street this weekend, Sat to Sun 0600 x 0100, & Sun 0900 x 2300.
To accommodate detoured traffic, additional lanes will be available for Manhattan-bound motorists on the Manhattan Bridge. 
NYCDOT will install temporary signage and adjust traffic signal timing to assist motorists navigate the detour area, and coordinate with NYPD to deploy Traffic Control Agents at key intersections.
These closures will allow for the restoration of two full traffic lanes on the Brooklyn-bound ramp adjacent to Pace University. 
Motorists are urged to avoid the area and use alternate routes.

Saturday, October 13, 2012

GREENWICH VILLAGE FESTIVAL
Manhattan:  1100 x 1800
Broadway between Canal Street & East Houston Street closed

Sunday, October 14, 2012

ROLLING THUNDER VETERANS RECOGNITION MOTORCYCLE RIDE
Brooklyn:     1000 Start:
Route:
Depart Caesar’s Bay Parking Lot, 1630 Shore Parkway; Enter e/b Belt Parkway; E on Belt Pkwy into/becomes Laurelton Pkwy to e/b Southern State Pkwy exit 25A, Trooper Barracks.  NYPD Hwy will not escort further than Trooper Barracks.  Bikes travel to Long Island National Cemetery under State Police escort. 
1100 Hrs: NYPD HWY escort re-stages @ w/b Southern State Pkwy and City Line to escort bikes returning from cemetery to their final destination @ VFW POST #1613, 193 3rd Ave, Brooklyn,
Route:
W on Southern State Pkwy from Nassau/Queens border to Laurelton Pkwy; W on Laurelton Pkwy to Belt Pkwy; W on Belt Pkwy to Exit 1, 66th Street & 4th Avenue;  N on 4th Ave to Degraw Street; W on Degraw St to 3rd Ave; N on 3rd Ave to arrival 193 3rd Ave, VFW POST # 1613.

21st ANNUAL BROADWAY FALL SYMPHONY SPACE
Manhattan:  1100 x 1800
Broadway (South Bound) between 86th Street and 96th Street closed

NATIONAL KIDNEY FOUNDATION WALK
Manhattan:  1100 x 1600
Formation:
South Street Seaport
Route:
South Street between John Street and Fulton Street
Fulton Street between South Street and Pearl Street
Pearl Street between Fulton Street and Frankfort Street
Frankfort Street between Pearl Street and Park Row
Dispersal:
South Street Seaport
The above streets will be closed for this event

COMITE DEL DESFILE DE LA HISPANIDAD PARADE
Manhattan:  1200 x 1700
Formation:
44th Street between 5th Avenue and 6th Avenue
45th Street between 5th Avenue and 6th Avenue                   
46th Street between 5th Avenue and 6th Avenue                   
47th Street between 5th Avenue and 6th Avenue
Route:
5th Avenue between 44th Street and 67th Street
Dispersal:
5th Avenue between 67th Street and 70th Street

DOT WEEKEND WALKS SUMMER SPACE
Brooklyn:     1100 x 1800
Montague Street between Clinton Street and Hicks Street closed

WONDERFUL WOODHAVEN STREET FESTIVAL
Queens:   1100 x 1800
Jamaica Avenue between Woodhaven Boulevard and 80th Street closed

TOUR DE BRONX
Bronx:     1000 x 1700
25 Mile Route:
East 158th Street between Gerard Avenue and Grand Concourse
Walton Avenue between East 161st Street and East 158th Street
East 161st Street between Gerard Avenue and Grand Concourse
S/B Grand Concourse between East 161st Street and East 158th Street
144th Street between Walton Avenue and 143rd Street
143rd Street between 144th Street and 3rd Avenue
Alexander Avenue between 3rd Avenue and 138th Street
138th Street between Alexander Avenue and Saint Ann’s Avenue (Bike Lane)
Saint Ann’s Avenue between 138th Street and Saint Mary’s Street Saint Mary’s Park
144th Street between Jackson Avenue and Concord Avenue
Concord Avenue between 144th Street and 150th Street
150th Street between Concord Avenue and Prospect Avenue
Fox Street between Prospect Avenue and 156th Street
156th Street between Fox Street and Hewitt Place
Hewitt Place between 156th Street and Longwood Avenue
Longwood Avenue between Hewitt Place and Prospect Avenue (Bike Lane)
Prospect Avenue between Longwood Avenue and Boston Road
Crotona Avenue between Boston Road and Claremont Parkway (Rest Stop)
Charlotte Street between Crotona Park East and Minford Place
Jennings Street between Minford Place and Longfellow Avenue
Longfellow Avenue between Jennings Street and 172nd Street
172nd Street between Longfellow Avenue and West Farms Road
West Farms Road between 172nd Street and Tremont Avenue
Tremont Avenue between West Farms Road and East 177th Street
Sheridan Expressway (Northbound) between East 177th Street and Hunts Point
Westchester Avenue between Sheridan Expressway and Bronx River Avenue
Bronx River Avenue between Westchester Avenue and Story Avenue
Story Avenue between Bronx River Avenue and Colgate Avenue
Colgate Avenue between Story Avenue and Lafayette Avenue
Soundview Park
Harding Park between O’Brien Avenue and Gildersleeve Avenue
Gildersleeve Avenue between Harding Park and Stephens Avenue
Stephens Avenue between Gildersleeve Avenue and Compton Avenue (Pugsley Creek Greenway)
Castle Hill Greenway
Hart Street between Howe Avenue and Castle Hill Avenue
Castle Hill Avenue between Hart Street and Zerega Avenue (YMCA Camp- Rest Stop)
Zerega Avenue between Castle Hill Avenue and Turneur Avenue
Turneur Avenue between Zerega Avenue and Lacombe Avenue
Lacombe Avenue between Turneur Avenue and Havemeyer Avenue
Havemeyer Avenue between Lacombe Avenue and Story Avenue
Story Avenue between Havemeyer Avenue and Zerega Avenue
Zerega Avenue between Story Avenue and Bruckner Boulevard
Bruckner Boulevard between Zerega Avenue and Brush Avenue
Brush Avenue between Bruckner Boulevard and Lafayette Avenue
Lafayette Avenue between Brush Avenue and East 177th Street (Entry in Saint Raymond’s Cemetery
Randall Avenue between 177th Street and Balcom Avenue
Balcom Avenue between Randall Avenue and Sampson Avenue
Sampson Avenue between Balcom Avenue and Brinsmade Avenue
Brinsmade Avenue between Sampson Avenue and Schurz Avenue
Schurz Avenue between Brinsmade Avenue and Pennyfield Avenue
Pennyfield Avenue between Schurz Avenue and Lawton Avenue
Lawton Avenue between Pennyfield Avenue and Throgs Neck Expressway (Service Road)
Throgs Neck Expressway between Lawton Avenue and Schley Avenue
Schley Avenue between Throgs Neck Expressway and Clarence Avenue
Clarence Avenue between Schley Avenue and Philip Avenue
Philip Avenue between Clarence Avenue and Dean Avenue
Dean Avenue between Philip Avenue and Lafayette Avenue
Lafayette Avenue between Dean Avenue and Shore Drive
Shore Drive / Stadium Avenue between Lafayette Avenue and Middletown Road
Middletown Road between Stadium Avenue and Robertson Place
Robertson Place between Middletown Road and Ampere Avenue
Ampere Avenue between Robertson Place and Kennellworth Place
Kennellworth Place between Ampere Avenue and Country Club Road
Country Club Road / Jarvis Avenue between Kennellworth Place and Middletown Road
Middletown Road between Jarvis Avenue and Westchester Avenue
Westchester Avenue between Middletown Road and Water Place
Water Place between Westchester Avenue and Fink Avenue (Greenway Entrance)
Fink Avenue between Water Place and Hutchinson River Parkway
Hutchinson River Parkway between Fink Avenue and Bronx / Pelham Parkway North
Pelham Parkway North between Hutchinson River Parkway and Lodovick Avenue                                                               
Lodovick Avenue between Pelham Parkway North and Astor Avenue
Astor Avenue between Lodovick Avenue and Williamsbridge Road
Williamsbridge Road between Astor Avenue and Wallace Avenue
Wallace Avenue between Williamsbridge Road and South Oak Drive
South Oak Drive between Wallace Avenue and North Oak Drive
North Oak Drive between South Oak Drive and Cruger Avenue
Cruger Avenue between North Oak Drive and Rosewood Street
Rosewood Street between Cruger Avenue and Bronx Boulevard   
Bronx Boulevard / Bronx Park East between Rosewood Street and Dr. Theodore Kazimiroff Boulevard
Dr. Theodore Kazimiroff Boulevard between Mosholu Parkway and Bedford Park Boulevard
40 Mile Route:
161st Street between Walton Avenue and Concourse Village East
Concourse Village East between 161st Street and 156th Street
156th Street between Concourse Village East and Prospect Avenue
Prospect Avenue between 156th Street and Boston Road
Boston Road between Prospect Avenue and Charlotte Street
Charlotte Street/ Jennings Street between Boston Road and Longfellow Avenue
Longfellow Avenue between Jennings Street and East 172nd Street
White Plains Road between Gildersleeve Avenue and Lacombe Avenue
Lacombe Avenue between White Plains Road between Screvin Avenue
Screvin Avenue between Lacombe Avenue and Norton Avenue
Norton Avenue between Screvin Avenue and Olmstead Avenue
Olmstead Avenue between Norton Avenue and Howe Avenue
Howe Avenue between Olmstead Avenue and Castle Hill Avenue
City Island Road between Pelham Parkway / Shore Road and City Island Avenue (Bike Path)
City Island Avenue between City Island Road and Fordham Street
Fordham Street between City Island Avenue and King Avenue
King Avenue between Fordham Street and Ditmars Street    
Ditmars Street between King Avenue and Beach Street
Beach Street between Ditmars Street and Minnieford Avenue
Minnieford Avenue between Beach Street and Kilroe Street
Kilroe Street between Minnieford Avenue and King Avenue
King Avenue between Kilroe Street and Terrace Street
Terrace Street between King Avenue and Minnieford Avenue
Minnieford Avenue between Terrace Street and Bridge Street
Bridge Street between Minnieford Avenue and City Island Avenue
City Island Avenue between Bridge Street and City Island Road
222nd Street between Eastchester Road and Barnes Avenue
Barnes Avenue between 222nd Street and 237th Street
237th Street between Barnes Avenue and Matilda Avenue
Matilda Avenue between 237th Street and Nereid Avenue
Nereid Avenue between Matilda Avenue and Webster Avenue
Webster Avenue between Nereid Avenue and 233rd Street
Jerome Avenue between 233rd Street and West Gun Hill Road
West Gun Hill Road between Jerome Avenue and Van Cortlandt Park
Manhattan College Parkway between Broadway and Henry Hudson Parkway North
Hudson Parkway North between Manhattan College Parkway and Hudson Parkway Service Road
Hudson Parkway Service Road between Hudson Parkway North and 246th Street
246th Street between Hudson Parkway Service Road and Arlington Avenue
Arlington Avenue between 246th Street and Dodgewood Road
Dodgewood Road between Arlington Avenue and Independence Avenue
Independence Avenue between Dodgewood Road and 247th Street
247th Street between Independence Avenue and Palisade Avenue
Palisade Avenue between 247th Street and 238th Street
238th Street between Palisade Avenue and Fort Independence Avenue
Fort Independence Avenue between 238th Street and Sedgwick Avenue
Sedgwick Avenue between Fort Independence Avenue and Reservoir Avenue
Reservoir Avenue between Sedgwick Avenue and 197th Street
197th Street between Reservoir Avenue and Goulden Avenue
Goulden Avenue between 197th Street and Bedford Park Boulevard
Closures:        Discretion of NYPD

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