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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Friday, August 30, 2013



BROOKLYN STREET CLOSURES ASSOCIATED WITH THE WEST INDIAN AMERICAN DAY CARNIVAL AND PARADE, 2013

SATURDAY, AUGUST 31

West Indian American Day Carnival Children’s Parade

10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Formation:
St John’s Place and Kingston Avenue
Route:
St John’s Place between Kingston Avenue and Franklin Avenue
Franklin Avenue between St John’s Place and President Street
President Street between Franklin Avenue and Washington Avenue
Dispersal:
Brooklyn Museum Yard 

 

MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 2

 

The West Indian American Day Parade commences Monday, September 2 at 11 a.m. The closures are in effect 10 a.m. until approximately 8 p.m.:

 

 

  • No eastbound or westbound traffic on Eastern Parkway
  • No southbound traffic from Atlantic Avenue to Eastern Parkway
  • No northbound traffic from Empire Boulevard to Eastern Parkway
  • No eastbound traffic on Atlantic Avenue between 6th Avenue and Ralph Avenue
  • No southbound traffic on Flatbush Avenue from Grand Army Plaza to Empire Boulevard
  • No northbound traffic on Flatbush Avenue from Church Avenue to Grand Army Plaza
  • Flatbush Avenue from Dean Street to Carlton Avenue
  • Ocean Avenue from Empire Boulevard to Parkside Avenue
  • No northbound traffic on Ocean Avenue from Parkside Avenue
  • Howard Avenue from Pacific Street to St. Johns Place

 

Formation:

Buffalo Avenue between Eastern Parkway and East New York Avenue
Rockaway Parkway between East New York Avenue and Rutland Road
Ralph Avenue between Eastern Parkway and East New York Avenue
East New York Avenue between Howard Avenue and Utica Avenue
Route:
Eastern Parkway between Howard Avenue and Grand Army Plaza
Dispersal:
Flatbush Avenue between Grand Army Plaza and Caton Avenue

 

Additional streets closed for this event:
Butler Place between Grand Army Plaza and Sterling Place
St. John's Place between Underhill Avenue and Grand Army Plaza
Rochester Avenue between E New York Avenue and Sterling Place
Parkside Ave between Park Circle and Flatbush Avenue
Bedford Avenue between Eastern Parkway and Empire Boulevard
Empire Boulevard between Flatbush Avenue and Nostrand Ave




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