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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Friday, September 20, 2013



NEW YORK CITY POLICE DEPARTMENT ANNOUNCES STREET CLOSURES AND EXPECTED TRAFFIC DELAYS FOR SEPTEMBER 21ST & 22ND, 2013

The New York City Police Department today announced street closures and anticipated traffic delays for the weekend of September 21st and 22nd, 2013. Drivers should expect delays in the following areas:



Saturday, September 21


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.

ANNUAL UPPER BROADWAY AUTUMN FESTIVAL
Manhattan: 1100 x 1800
Location(s): Broadway (Northbound) between W 110th Street and W 116th Street
The above streets will be closed for this event.

BROADWAY AUTUMN FAIR
Manhattan: 1100 x 1800
Location(s): Broadway between Waverly Place and E 14th Street
The above streets will be closed for this event.

STONE STREET OYSTER FESTIVAL
Manhattan: 1100 x 2200
Location(s):

Stone Street between Hanover Square and Broad Street
Hanover Square between William Street and Pearl Street
Mill Lane between South William Street and Stone Street

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

GERMAN-AMERICAN DAY PARADE
Manhattan: 1200 x 1500
Formation:

E 67th Street between 5th Avenue and Lexington Avenue
E 68th Street between 5th Avenue and Lexington Avenue
E 69th Street between 5th Avenue and Lexington Avenue
E 70th Street between 5th Avenue and Lexington Avenue

Route: 5th Avenue between E 67th Street and E 86th Street
Dispersal: Included within route
The above streets will be closed for this event.

BIKERS FOR AMERICA’S BRAVEST
Manhattan/Brooklyn/Staten Island: 1200
Formation: Ground Zero (West St & Vesey St)
Route:

Southbound West St to Battery Park Underpass
Eastbound Battery Park Underpass to Northbound FDR
Northbound FDR to Exit 2 – Brooklyn Bridge
Eastbound across Brooklyn Bridge to Tillary St
Northbound Tillary St to Flatbush Ave
Southbound Flatbush Ave to 4th Ave
Southbound 4th Ave to 92nd St
Eastbound 92nd St to Verrazano Bridge entrance
Westbound across Verrazano Bridge
Verrazano Bridge to Staten Island Expy
Westbound Staten Island Expy to Exit 7 – Richmond Ave
Southbound Richmond Ave to Lamberts Ln
Eastbound Lamberts Ln to Staten Island Expy
Eastbound Staten Island Expy to Exit 12 – Slosson Ave
Northbound Slosson Ave to Victory Blvd
Eastbound Victory Blvd to Ontario Ave

Dispersal: parking lot of 46 Ontario Ave
All streets will have a rolling closure with lanes closed as needed for participants and a safety lane.

DOT / WEEKEND WALKS SOUTHSIDE WEEKEND WALKS
Brooklyn: 1200 x 1700
Location(s): Havemeyer Street between S 4th Street and Grand 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 22


FREEDOM MOTOCYCLE RUN 2013
Manhattan: 0600
Formation: Ridgefield Park, NJ
Route:

George Washington Bridge Upper Level Eastbound to Harlem River Dr Exit
Harlem River Drive Southbound to FDR Drive Southbound
FDR Drive Southbound to Battery Park Underpass Westbound
Battery Park Underpass Westbound to West Street Northbound
West Street Northbound to pass by the Freedom Tower
West Street Northbound to West 40th Street
West 40th Street Eastbound into the Lincoln Tunnel

The GWB Upper Level Eastbound will have a temporary closure to allow all participants to enter onto the bridge. All other streets will have a rolling closure with lanes closed as needed for participants and a safety lane.

RUN 10 FEED 10
Manhattan: 0700 x 1100
Location(s): West Side Highway (Southbound) between W 44th Street and North Moore Street
The above streets will be closed for this event.

NYRR CONTINENTAL AIRLINES 5TH AVENUE MILE
Manhattan: 0800 x 1430
Location(s): 5th Avenue between E 80th Street and E 59th Street
The above streets will be closed for this event.

SUKKOT BLOCK PARTY AND FAMILY FESTIVAL
Manhattan: 1000 x 1300
Location(s): Duane Street between Church Street and W Broadway
The above streets will be closed for this event.

COLUMBUS AVENUE FESTIVAL
Manhattan: 1100 x 1800
Location(s): Columbus Avenue between W 66th Street and W 86th Street
The above streets will be closed for this event.

BROADWAY MERCHANTS PROFESSIONALS ASSOCIATION FESTIVAL
Queens: 1100 x 1800
Location(s): Broadway between Crescent Street and 47th Street
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.

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.

UNITED AMERICAN MUSLIM DAY PARADE AND FESTIVAL
Manhattan: 1300 x 1800
Formation:

E 36th Street between Park Avenue to 5th Avenue
E 37th Street between Park Avenue to 5th Avenue

Route: Madison Avenue between E 37th Street and E 25th Street
Dispersal: E 25th Street between Madison Avenue and Park Avenue
Festival: Madison Avenue between E 26th Street and E 23rd Street
The above streets will be closed for this event.

AFRICAN CULTURAL CENTER PARADE
Manhattan: 1400 x 1600
Formation: W 134th Street between Adam Clayton Powell Jr Blvd and Malcolm X Blvd
Route: Malcolm X Boulevard between W 134th Street and W 120th Street
Dispersal: E 120th Street between Madison Avenue and Park Avenue
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

The streets in the above area will have intermittent closures as necessary for this event

 

Monday, September 23, 2013


UN GENERAL ASSEMBLY
Manhattan: Daily through September 27
Closures: Intermittent throughout the day
Location(s): Area bounded by

East 60th Street to East 34th Street
1st Avenue to Madison Avenue

34th, 42nd, 50th, & 57th Streets between FDR and 7th Avenue
W 51st & W 56th Streets between 5th and 6th Avenues
W 52nd & W 53rd Streets between 6th and 7th Avenues
W 54th Street between 5th and 6th Avenues
55th Street between Madison Avenue and 6th Avenue
6th Avenue between W 53rd Street and W 55th Street
FDR between Whitehall Street and Willis Avenue Bridge/RFK Bridge

MET OPERA OPENING GALA SIMULCAST
Manhattan: 1830 x 2230
Location(s):

W 43rd Street between 6th Avenue and Broadway
Broadway between W 42nd Street and W 47th Street (Pedestrian Plaza)

The above streets will be closed for this event.

 

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