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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Friday, September 27, 2013



NEW YORK CITY POLICE DEPARTMENT ANNOUNCES STREET CLOSURES AND EXPECTED TRAFFIC DELAYS FOR SEPTEMBER 27TH, 28TH & 29TH, 2013

The New York City Police Department today announced street closures and anticipated traffic delays for the weekend of September 27TH, 28TH and 29TH, 2013. Drivers should expect delays in the following areas:



SPECIAL NOTICE

STEPHEN SILLER TUNNEL TO TOWERS RUN
Brooklyn Battery Tunnel closures:

One tube closed beginning Sunday, Sep 29th @ 2300 until approximately 1500 Sunday Sep 29th. Two - way traffic operations will be in effect in the remaining tube.
The BBT will be completely closed Sunday @ 0800 until approximately 1300. Motorists are advised to use alternate routes. Race route and Brooklyn & Manhattan locations are noted below in the Sunday portion of this advisory.

 

Friday, September 27th, 2013

DUMBO ARTS FESTIVAL
Brooklyn: 1000 x 1800
Location(s):

Water Street between Adams Street and Anchorage Place
Water Street between New Dock Street and Adams Street
Main Street between Front Street and Plymouth Street
Plymouth Street between Main Street and Adams Street
Anchorage Place between Pearl Street and Plymouth Street
Pearl Street between Water Street and Front Street
Anchorage Place between Water Street and Pearl Street
Jay Street between John Street and Dead End
Washington Street between Plymouth Street and Water Street
The above streets will be closed for this event

 

Saturday, September 28th, 2013

DUMBO ARTS FESTIVAL
Brooklyn: 1000 x 1800
Location(s):

Water Street between Adams Street and Anchorage Place
Water Street between New Dock Street and Adams Street
Main Street between Front Street and Plymouth Street
Plymouth Street between Main Street and Adams Street
Anchorage Place between Pearl Street and Plymouth Street
Pearl Street between Water Street and Front Street
Anchorage Place between Water Street and Pearl Street
Jay Street between John Street and Dead End
Washington Street between Plymouth Street and Water Street
The above streets will be closed for this event

DOT WEEKEND WALKS –BAYSIDE VILLAGE SEPTEMBER STREET WALK
Queens: 1000 x 1700
Location(s):
Bell Boulevard between 39th Avenue and 41st Avenue
The above streets will be closed for this event.

DOT WEEKEND WALKS – UPTOWN POPS
Manhattan: 1100 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.

BIG APPLE PERFORMING ARTS AND INNOVATIVE COMMUNITY FESTIVAL
Manhattan: 1100 x 1800
Location(s):
6th Avenue between W 42nd Street and W 57th Street
The above streets will be closed for this event.

GLOBAL CITIZEN’S FOUNDATION FESTIVAL
Manhattan: 1100 x 1700
Location(s):
Central Park Great Lawn
Closures will be contained to the Great Lawn within Central Park, NO Streets will be effected.

JACKSON HEIGHTS KIWANIS CLUB 37TH AVENUE FESTIVAL
Queens: 1100 x 1800
Location(s):
37th Avenue between 83rd Street and 90th Street
The above streets will be closed for this event.

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.

WOUNDED WARRIOR MOTORCYCLE RIDE
Brooklyn/Queens 1200 Start
Formation & Start: Floyd Bennett Field, Brooklyn
Route:

S on Flatbush Ave to E/b Belt Pkwy, E on Belt Pkwy to Exit #17 Cross Bay Blvd; N on Cross Bay Blvd to W/b Belt Pkwy Entrance, W on Belt Pkwy to Knapp St Exit #9, S on Knapp St to Emmons Ave, W on Emmons Ave to 3939 Emmons Ave.
Highway personnel will make every effort to minimize the impact of this event on the motoring public

 

Sunday, September 29th, 2013

DUMBO ARTS FESTIVAL
Brooklyn: 1000 x 1800
Location(s):

Water Street between Adams Street and Anchorage Place
Water Street between New Dock Street and Adams Street
Main Street between Front Street and Plymouth Street
Plymouth Street between Main Street and Adams Street
Anchorage Place between Pearl Street and Plymouth Street
Pearl Street between Water Street and Front Street
Anchorage Place between Water Street and Pearl Street
Jay Street between John Street and Dead End
Washington Street between Plymouth Street and Water Street
The above streets will be closed for this event

N.Y.P.D. COLUMBIA ASSOCIATION MOTORCYCLE RIDE
Queens: 1000 x 1400
Approximately 500 motorcycles
Start: Old Flushing Meadow Park
Route:

Exit Old FMP Ice Rink N on Meridian Rd to W/b Roosevelt Ave, W on Roosevelt Ave to 114 St, N on 114 St to E/b Grand Central Pkwy; E/b GCP to W/b JRP (Exit 13 West); W/b JRP to Cypress Ave/ Vermont Pl.(Exit #2), bear right off Exit towards Cypress Ave, N on Cypress Ave to Myrtle Ave, W on Myrtle Ave to Palmetto St., N on Palmetto to St Nicholas Ave, E on St Nicholas to Myrtle Ave, N on Myrtle Ave to Cypress Ave, E on Cypress Ave to Vermont Pl, Vermont Place towards entrance to E/b JRP, E/b JRP to W/b GCP, W/b GCP to W/b LIE Service Rd, W/b LIE Service Rd to W/b BQE; W/b BQE to W/b Verrazano Bridge, Verrazano Bridge to Exit #15S-Fr. Capodanno Blvd/ Lily Pond, W/b Fr. Capodanno Blvd to Midland Ave, N on Midland Ave to Hyland Blvd, W on Hyland Blvd to Richmond Ave, N on Richmond Ave to Elks Lodge on left side.
Highway personnel will make every effort to minimize the impact of this event on the motoring public.

DET. RUSSEL TIMOSHENKO MEMORIAL MOTORCYCLE RIDE
Staten Island: 1100
Start: Parking Lot 5A; Father Capodanno Blvd & Lincoln Ave
Route:

Exit Parking Lot onto Fr Capodanno Blvd; N on Fr Capodanno Blvd into/becomes Lily Pond Ave; N on Lily Pond Ave to Lincoln Ave; W on Lincoln Ave to w/b ramp to SIE; W on SIE to West Shore Expy Exit 5; S on WSE to Korean War Vets Hwy; E on KWVH to Foster Road, to exit for Drumgoole Road East; E on Drumgoole Rd East to Huguenot Ave; S on Huguenot Ave to Amboy Rd; W on Amboy Rd to Luten Ave; S on Luten Ave to Hylan Blvd; E on Hylan Blvd to Justin Ave; N on Justin Ave to Durant Ave; W on Durant Ave to Buffalo Street; S on Buffalo St to Hylan Blvd; W on Hylan Blvd to Tysens Lane; N on Tysens Lane to Amboy Road; W on Amboy Road to Midland Ave; S on Midland Ave to Fr Capodanno Blvd; W on Fr Capodanno Blvd to Midland Beach Parking Lot 5A.
Highway Personnel will make every effort to minimize the impact this event on the motoring public.

NYRR – BRONX 10 MILE RUN
Bronx: 0800 x 1300
Route:

Grand Concourse between East 161st Street and Mosholu Parkway
Mosholu Parkway between Paul Avenue and Bainbridge Avenue
Paul Avenue between Mosholu Parkway and Bedford Park Boulevard
Bedford Park Boulevard between Paul Avenue and Goulden Avenue
Goulden Avenue between Bedford Park Boulevard and West 205th Street
West 205th Street between Goulden Avenue and Paul Avenue
The above streets will be closed for this event.

STEPHEN SILLER TUNNEL TO TOWERS RUN & FESTIVAL Manhattan & Brooklyn:0800 x 1500 Route: Brooklyn

Richards Street between King Street and Bowne Street / Hamilton Avenue
Bowne Street between Richards Street and Hamilton Avenue
Dwight Street between King Street and Commerce Street / Columbia Street
Hamilton Avenue between Henry Street and the Brooklyn Battery Tunnel
Verona Street between Dwight Street and Richards Street
Columbia Street between Delevan Street and Hamilton Avenue
Manhattan
Battery Park Underpass
West Street between Battery Place and Warren Street
West Thames Street between West Street and Dead End (Battery Park Esplanade)
South End Avenue between West Thames Street and Liberty Street
Liberty Street between West Street and Battery Park Esplanade
Murray Street between North End Avenue and West Street
Warren Street between West Street and River Terrace
North End Avenue between Warren Street and Vesey Street
Vesey Street between West Street and River Terrace
River Terrace between Warren Street and Vesey Street
Brooklyn Battery Tunnel (Entire Length)
Festival: Vesey Street between West Street and North End Avenue
North End Avenue between Vesey Street and Murray Street
The above streets will be closed for this event.

NYC OCTOBERFEST, CATHEDRAL HS & FRIENDS OF DAG HAMMARSKJOLD
Manhattan: 1100 x 1800
Location(s):
Lexington Avenue between E 42nd Street to E 57th Street
The above streets will be closed for this event.

ATLANTIC ANTIC
Manhattan: 1100 x 1800
Location(s):
Atlantic Avenue between Hicks Street and 4th Avenue
The above streets will be closed for this event.

BROADWAY MERCHANT’S PROFESSIONALS ASSOCIATION FESTIVAL
Queens: 1100 x 1800
Location:
Broadway between Crescent St & 47th St
The above streets will be closed fort this event.

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