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Press Release | Weekend Traffic Advisory

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Friday, May 3, 2013



NEW YORK CITY POLICE DEPARTMENT ANNOUNCES STREET CLOSURES AND EXPECTED TRAFFIC DELAYS FOR MAY 4th & 5th, 2013

Drivers should expect delays in the following areas:

**SPECIAL TRAFFIC ALERT**

5 Boro Bike Tour - Sunday, May 5th
FIVE BOROUGH BIKE TOUR
Start/Finish in Manhattan: 0745 x 1830
Route attached to end of this advisory

Saturday

REVLON 5K RUN/ WALK
Manhattan: 0900 x 1300
Formation:

42nd, 43rd, 44th, 45th, 46th, 47th & 48th Streets between 6th & 8th Avenues
7th Avenue between 43rd & 47th Streets
Broadway between 42nd & 48th Streets
Route:
7th Avenue between 47th & 59th Streets
59th Street between 7th Avenue and Grand Army Plaza
Grand Army Plaza between 59th Street and East Drive
East Drive between Grand Army Plaza and Center Drive (Central Park)
Center Drive between East Drive and West Drive (Central Park)
West Drive between Center Drive and Terrace Drive (Central Park)
Terrace Drive between West Drive and East Drive (Central Park)
Dispersal:
In Central Park
The above streets will be closed for this event

VALLEY RESTORATION LDC AMSTERDAM AVENUE FESTIVAL
Manhattan: 1100 x 1800

Amsterdam Avenue between 96th Street and 106th Street closed

CURES NOT WARS PARADE
Manhattan: 1330 x 1400
Formation:

14th Street between 6th Avenue and 4th Avenue
Route:
6th Avenue between 14th Street and Waverly Place
Dispersal:
Washington Square North & Waverly Place between 5th Avenue and 6th Avenue
The above streets will be closed for this event

BRONX COMMUNITY COLLEGE HALL OF FAME 10K RUN
Bronx: 1000 x 1800
Route:

Hall of Fame Terrace between Sedgwick Avenue and West 181st Street
West 181st Street between Hall of Fame Terrace and Aqueduct Avenue East
Aqueduct Avenue East between 181st and 184th Streets
184th Street between Aqueduct Avenue and Grand Concourse
Grand Concourse between 179th Street and Van Cortland Park Avenue East
The above streets will be closed for this event

Sunday

25th ANNUAL BROADWAY SPRING FESTIVAL
Manhattan: 1100 x 1800

Northbound side of Broadway between 86th Street and 96th Street closed

CINCO DE MAYO PARADE
Sunday: 1300 x 1600

Central Park West between 106th Street and 96th Street closed

GOWANUS CANAL CDC COURT STREET FESTIVAL
Brooklyn: 1100 x 1800

Court Street between Union Street and West 9th Street closed

FIVE BORO BIKE TOUR
Manhattan Portion

Whitehall Street between South Street and Water Street
State Street between Whitehall Street and Battery Place
Battery Place between State Street and Greenwich Street
Greenwich Street between Battery Park and Trinity Place
Trinity Place between Greenwich Street and Cedar Street
Church Street between Cedar Street and Walker Street
White Street between 6th Avenue and Franklin Place
6th Avenue between Franklin Street and West 59th Street
West 59th Street between 6th Avenue and 5th Avenue / Alternate Route
Grand Army Plaza between West 59th Street and East Drive / Alternate Route
East Drive between Grand Army Plaza and Center Drive (inside Central Park) / Alternate Route
Center Drive between 5th Avenue and East Drive
East Drive between Center Drive and Adam Clayton Powell Jr. Boulevard
Adam Clayton Powell Jr. Boulevard, between West 110th Street and West 135th Street
East / West 135th Street, between Adam Clayton Powell Jr. Boulevard and Madison Avenue
Madison Avenue between East 135th Street and East 138th Street
Madison Avenue Bridge (Manhattan to Bronx)
Bronx Portion
138th Street between Madison Avenue Bridge and 3rd Avenue
3rd Avenue between 138th Street and 3rd Avenue Bridge
3rd Avenue Bridge (Bronx to Manhattan)
Manhattan Portion
HRD/FDR Drive (South bound) between 3rd Avenue Bridge and East 116th Street
East 116th Street between FDR Drive and Pleasant Avenue
Pleasant Avenue between 116th Street and 114th Street
Harlem River Drive/ FDR Drive (South bound) between 116th Street and 63rd Street Exit
East 63rd Street between FDR Drive (South bound) and Queensboro Bridge Exit
Queensboro Bridge Exit between East 63rd Street and East 60th Street
Queensboro Bridge (West Bound Lanes from Manhattan to Queens)
Queens Portion
21st Street between Queens Plaza South and Hoyt Avenue North
Hoyt Avenue North between 21st Street and 19th Street
19th Street between Hoyt Avenue North and Ditmars Boulevard
Ditmars Boulevard between 19th Street and Shore Boulevard
Shore Boulevard between Ditmars Boulevard and Astoria Park South
Astoria Park South between Shore Boulevard and14th Street
14th Street between Astoria Park South and 31st Avenue
31st Avenue between 14th Street and Vernon Boulevard
Vernon Boulevard between 31st Avenue and 44th Drive
44th Drive between Vernon Boulevard and 11th Street
11th Street between 44th Drive and Pulaski Bridge
Pulaski Bridge (South Bound from Queens to Brooklyn)
Alternate Route
Queens Plaza South between 21st Street and Vernon Boulevard
Brooklyn Portion
McGuiness Boulevard between Pulaski Bridge and Greenpoint Avenue
Java Street between McGuiness Boulevard and Franklin Street / Alternate Route
Greenpoint Avenue between McGuiness Boulevard and Franklin Street
Franklin Street between Greenpoint Avenue and Kent Avenue
Kent Avenue between Java Street and Williamsburg Street West
Williamsburg Street West between Kent Avenue and Flushing Avenue
Flushing Avenue between Williamsburg Street West and Navy Street
North Elliot Place between Flushing Avenue and Park Avenue
Navy Street between Flushing Avenue and York Street
York Street between Navy Street and Gold Street
Gold Street between York Street and Front Street
Front Street between Gold Street and Old Fulton Street
Old Fulton Street between Gold Street and Furman Street
Furman Street between Old Fulton Street and Atlantic Avenue
Joralemon Street between Furman Street and Atlantic Avenue
Atlantic Avenue between Furman Street and Columbia Street
Columbia Street between Atlantic Avenue and BQE West Entrance Columbia Street
BQE/ Gowanus Expressway between BQE West Entrance Columbia Street and Verrazano
Verrazano Bridge Lower Level (South bound from Brooklyn to Staten Island)
Staten Island Portion
Bay Street between New York Avenue and Hylan Boulevard
Hylan Boulevard between Bay Street and Edgewater Street
Edgewater Street becomes Front Street
Hannah Street between Front Street and Bay Street
Bay Street between Hannah Street and Richmond Terrace

The above streets will be closed Sunday from 7:45am to 6:30pm for the Five Borough Bike Tour as permitted by the Mayor’s Street Activity Permit Office (SAPO).

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