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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Friday, September 13, 2013



NEW YORK CITY POLICE DEPARTMENT ANNOUNCES STREET CLOSURES AND EXPECTED TRAFFIC DELAYS FOR SEPTEMBER 14th & 15th, 2013

The New York City Police Department today announced street closures and anticipated traffic delays for the weekend of September 14th and 15th, 2013. Drivers should expect delays in the following areas:



Saturday, September 14

DOT WEEKEND WALKS – UPTOWN POPS
Manhattan:
0900 x 1500
Location(s): Hamilton Place between W 136th Street and W 138th Street
The above streets will be closed for this event.

SEAPORT ALLIANCE RESTAURANT MALL
Manhattan: 1100 x 2100
Location(s):
Front Street between Peck Slip and Dover Street
Water Street between Peck Slip and Dover Street
Peck Slip between South Street and Water Street
The above streets will be closed for this event.

THE GUARDIAN ANGELS AND ST. PATRICK’S FAIR
Manhattan:
1100 x 1800
Location(s): Broadway between W 47th Street and W 57th Street
The above streets will be closed for this event.

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

SAN GENNARO FESTIVAL
Manhattan: 1130 x 2300 thru Sunday September 22
Location(s): Mulberry Street between Canal Street and East Houston Street
Grand Street between Mott Street and Centre Street
Hester Street between Mott Street and Centre Street
The above streets will be closed for this event.

MERCEDES BENZ FASHION WEEK
Manhattan: Daily through September 23
Closures: Area Bounded By
W 65th Street to W 60th Street
Columbus Avenue / 9th Avenue to Amsterdam Avenue
Streets in the above area will have intermittent closures as necessary for this event

Sunday, September 15

47TH STREET BLOCK ASSOCIATION & N.E.C.O. FAIR
Manhattan: 1100 x 1800
Location(s): 8th Avenue between W 42nd Street and W 57th Street
The above streets will be closed for this event.

DOT WEEKEND WALKS
Manhattan: 1100 x 1700
Location(s): Amsterdam Avenue between W 106th Street and W 110th Street
The above streets will be closed for this event.

92nd STREET Y LEXINGTON AVENUE STREET FESTIVAL
Manhattan: 1100 x 1800
Location(s): Lexington Avenue between E 79th Street and E 96th Street
The above streets will be closed for this event.

FLATBUSH FROLIC
Brooklyn: 1100 x 1800
Location(s): Cortelyou Rd between Coney Island Avenue and Ocean Avenue
The above streets will be closed for this event.

SUNSET PARK 5TH AVENUE STREET FESTIVAL
Brooklyn: 1100 x 1800
Location(s): 5th Avenue between 44th Street and 59th Street
The above streets will be closed for this event.

MYRTLE AVENUE BID MYRTLE AVENUE FESTIVAL
Queens: 1100 x 1800
Location(s): Myrtle Avenue between Fresh Pond Road and Wyckoff Avenue
The above streets will be closed for this event.

NYPD WIDOW & ORPHANS MOTORCYCLE RIDE
Manhattan/Bronx: 1130
Participants: Approximately 800 Motorcycles
Formation: Orchard Beach Parking Lot (Bronx)
Route:
S/b Hutchinson River Pkwy between Orchard Beach Rd and Bruckner Expy
S/b Bruckner Expy between Hutchinson River Pkwy to Cross Bronx Expy
S/b Cross Bronx Expy between Bruckner Expy and Henry Hudson Pkwy
S/b Henry Hudson Pkwy between Cross Bronx Expy and 12th Avenue
S/b 12th Avenue between Henry Hudson Pkwy and West St
S/b West Street between 12th Ave and Battery Plc
U-turn at Battery Plc and travel same roadways as above in the N/b direction
The above roads will have a rolling closure of the lanes necessary to provide safe travel for the participants.

SAN GENNARO FESTIVAL
Manhattan: 1130 x 2300 thru Sunday September 22
Location(s): Mulberry Street between Canal Street and East Houston Street
Grand Street between Mott Street and Centre Street
Hester Street between Mott Street and Centre Street
The above streets will be closed for this event.

MEXICAN DAY PARADE
Manhattan: 1200 x 1600
Formation: E 37th Street between 5th Avenue and Park Avenue
E 38th Street between 5th Avenue and Park Avenue
Route: Madison Avenue between E 38th Street and E 27th Street
Dispersal: E 27th Street between 5th Avenue and Park Avenue
The above streets will be closed for this event.

DOT WEEKEND WALKS SUMMER SPACE
Brooklyn: 1200 x 1700
Location(s): Montague Street between Clinton Street and Hicks Street
The above streets will be closed for this event.

AFRICAN–AMERICAN DAY PARADE
Manhattan: 1300 x 1800
Formation: W 111th Street and Adam Clayton Powell Blvd
Route: Adam Clayton Powell Blvd between W 111th Street and W 136th Street
Dispersal: W 136th Street and Adam Clayton Powell Blvd
The above streets will be closed for this event.

MERCEDES BENZ FASHION WEEK
Manhattan: Daily through September 23
Closures: Area Bounded By
W 65th Street to W 60th Street
Columbus Avenue / 9th Avenue to Amsterdam Avenue
Streets in the above area will have intermittent closures as necessary for this event

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