Weekend Traffic Advisory

Friday September 26, 2014 to Sunday September 28, 2014

This traffic alert details the locations of road construction and other events that will affect the flow of traffic this weekend. This information is subject to change. Check the Weekly Traffic Advisory Check for special traffic advisories

Lane closings may also occur due to circumstances beyond DOT's control. Schedules are subject to change due to inclement weather, security alerts and other emergencies. For up-to-the-minute information, visit 511NY, New York State's official traffic and travel information source. Visit the Office of Emergency Management and NYPD for emergency street closure updates. DOT also issues Weekly Traffic Advisories and Special Alerts. Subscribe to traffic advisory email updates Visit the NYC Street Closures Map

Other state and local agencies are responsible for street construction work in New York City. Visit the Department of Design and Construction, the New York State Department of Transportation, the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey and MTA for more construction and traffic information. Check who operates bridges and tunnels

The times listed for closures for street fairs are for the actual times of the street fairs themselves. The streets may be closed for longer to allow for set-up and breakdown. Street fair organizers are generally permitted to begin set-up at 8 am and breakdown must be completed by 7 pm.

Manhattan

West 12th Street between Greenwich Avenue and 7th Avenue

This street will be closed Saturday and/or Sunday from 7 am to 6 pm to facilitate crane operation.

West 19th Street between 7th Avenue and 6th Avenue

This street will be closed Saturday and/or Sunday 8 am to 6 pm to facilitate crane operation.

West 36th Street between 8th Avenue and 7th Avenue

This street will be closed Saturday and/or Sunday 8 am to 6 pm to facilitate crane operation.

East 39th Street between Madison Avenue and Park Avenue

This street will be closed Saturday and/or Sunday from 8 am to 6 pm to facilitate crane operation.

West 39th Street between 9th Avenue and 8th Avenue

This street will be closed Saturday and/or Sunday 8 am to 6 pm to facilitate crane operation.

West 44th Street between Broadway and 6th Avenue

This street will be closed 12:01 am to 6 am Friday and Saturday and/or Sunday from 12:01 am to 8 am to facilitate crane operation.

West 44th Street between 11th Avenue and 12th Avenue

This street will be closed Saturday and/or Sunday from 6 am to 9 pm to facilitate crane operation.

West 49th Street between 8th Avenue and Broadway

This street will be closed Saturday and/or Sunday from 4 am to 10 am to facilitate crane operation.

West 52nd Street between 10th Avenue and 9th Avenue

This street will be closed Saturday and/or Sunday 8 am to 6 pm to facilitate crane operation.

West 54th Street between 9th Avenue and 8th Avenue

This street will be closed Saturday and/or Sunday from 7 am to 11 pm to facilitate crane operation.

West 67th Street between Columbus Avenue and Central Park West

This street will be closed Saturday and/or Sunday from 8 am to 6 pm to facilitate crane operation.

East 75th Street between 5th Avenue and Madison Avenue

This street will be closed Saturday and/or Sunday 8a m to 6 pmto facilitate crane operation.

East 87th Street between 1st Avenue and York Avenue

This street will be closed Saturday from 9 am to 5 pm to facilitate crane operation.

East 93rd Street between 3rd Avenue and 2nd Avenue

This street will be closed Saturday and/or Sunday from 8 am to 9 pm to facilitate crane operation.

Clarkson Street between Greenwich Street and Hudson Street

This street will be closed Saturday and/or Sunday from 7 am to 7 pm to facilitate crane operation.

Cliff Street between John Street and Fulton Street

This street will be closed Saturday and/or Sunday from 8 am to 6 pm to facilitate crane operation.

Festivals, Parades and Events

Big Apple Performing Arts and Innovative Community Festival

The following street will be closed Saturday from 11 am to 6 pm for the Big Apple Performing Arts and Innovative Community Festival as permitted by the Mayor's Street Activity Permit Office (SAPO).

  • 6th Avenue between West 42nd Street and West 56th Street

Chelsea Midtown Democrats 8th Avenue Festival

The following street will be closed Saturday from 11 am to 6 pm for the Chelsea Midtown Democrats 8th Avenue Festival as permitted by the Mayor's Street Activity Permit Office (SAPO).

  • 8th Avenue between West 14th Street and West 23rd Street

St. Paul's Chapel Religious Ceremony

The following street will be closed Sunday from 11 am to 12 pm Noon for the St. Paul's Chapel Religious Ceremony as permitted by the Mayor���s Street Activity Permit Office (SAPO).

  • Vesey Street between Broadway and Church Street

26th Annual Upper Broadway Harvest Festival

The following street will be closed Sunday from 12:00 pm Noon to 5 pm for the 26th Annual Upper Broadway Harvest Festival as permitted by the Mayor's Street Activity Permit Office (SAPO).

  • Broadway between West 96th Street and 106th Street

NYC Octoberfest Cathedral High School and Friends of Dag Hammarskjold Festival

The following street will be closed Sunday 11 am to 6 pm for the NYC Octoberfest Cathedral High School and Friends of Dag Hammarskjold Festival as permitted by the Mayor���s Street Activity Permitted by the Mayor's Street Activity Permit Office (SAPO).

  • Lexington Avenue between East 42nd Street and East 57th Street

Stone Street Pedestrian Mall

The following streets will be closed daily from March 15th through November 30th from 10 am to 10 pm for the Stone Street Pedestrian Mall as permitted by the Mayor���s Street Activity Permit Office (SAPO).

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

Manhattan/Brooklyn

Brooklyn Bridge

Due to the Brooklyn Bridge Ramps Rehabilitation Project, several lane closures may affect motorists travelling between Manhattan and Brooklyn. Local streets may experience single lane closures as needed and Manhattan-bound lane closures continue overnight throughout the duration of the project. Any other closures, including Manhattan-bound closures that extend into daytime hours during selected weekends, will be highlighted below. Brooklyn-bound traffic will be maintained throughout the project as will the span���s pedestrian and cycling path. During Manhattan-bound closures, motorists will be detoured to the nearby Manhattan Bridge or may choose other crossings.

Unless otherwise notified of specific occurrences, nighttime closures are as follows:

Overnight Detours for Manhattan-Bound Traffic
Monday - Thursday nights: 11 pm* to 6 am
Saturday 12:01 am* to 7 am

* To allow traffic to clear before the reversal begins, the eastbound BQE exit onto the bridge closes 30 minutes earlier and other Brooklyn ramps onto the bridge shut down 5-15 minutes earlier.

Festivals, Parades and Events

Stephen Siller Tunnel to Towers Run and Festival

The following streets will be closed Sunday from 8 am to 1 pm for the Stephen Siller Tunnel to Towers Run and Festival as permitted by the Mayor's Street Activity Permit Office (SAPO).

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
  • 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 (Woodhull Street)
  • Verona Street between Dwight Street and Richards Street
  • Columbia Street between Delevan Street and Hamilton Avenue
Festival
  • Vesey Street between West Street and North End Avenue
  • North End Avenue between Vesey Street and Murray Street

Brooklyn

Festivals, Parades and Events

Rag Amuffin Parade

The following street will be closed Saturday from 1 pm to 3 pm for the Rag Amuffin Parade as permitted by NYPD.

  • 3rd Avenue between 76th Street and 92nd Street

DUMBO Arts Festival

The following streets will be closed Friday through Sunday from 10 am to 6 pm for the DUMBO Arts Festival as permitted by the Mayor���s Street Activity Permit Office (SAPO).

  • 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 Washington Street
  • Anchorage Place between Pearl Street and Plymouth Street
  • Washington Street between Plymouth Street and Water Street

Atlantic Antic

The following street will be closed Sunday from 12:00 pm Noon to 6 pm for the Atlantic Antic as permitted by the Mayor's Street Activity Permit Office (SAPO).

  • Atlantic Avenue between Hicks Street and 4th Avenue

Brooklyn/Queens

Grand Street Bridge over Newtown Creek

This bridge will be closed Saturday from 7 am to 1 pm to facilitate bridge deck repairs.

Queens

Festivals, Parades and Events

Victory Walk

The following streets will be closed Saturday from 9 am to 11 am for the Victory Walk as permitted by the Mayor's Street Activity Permit Office (SAPO).

Formation
  • Smith Street between Baisley Boulevard and 122nd Avenue
Route
  • Baisley Boulevard between Smith Street and Bedell Street
  • Bedell Street between Baisley Boulevard and 137th Avenue
  • 137th Avenue between Bedell Street and Guy R. Brewer Boulevard
  • Guy R. Brewer Boulevard between 137th Avenue and Baisley Boulevard
  • Baisley Boulevard between Guy R. Brewer Boulevard and Smith Street
Dispersal
  • Included in formation

Jackson Heights Kiwanis Club 37th Avenue Festival

The following street will be closed Saturday from 12 pm Noon to 6 pm for the Jackson Heights Kiwanis Club 37th Avenue Festival as permitted by the Mayor's Street Activity Permit Office (SAPO).

  • 37th Street between 83rd Street and 90th Street

DOT Weekend Walks Bayside Village September Street Walk

The following street will be closed Sunday 12:00 pm Noon to 5 pm for the DOT Weekend Walks Bayside Village September Street Walk as permitted by the Mayor's Street Activity Permit Office (SAPO).

  • Bell Boulevard between 39th Avenue and 41st Avenue

Bronx

East 204th Street between Grand Concourse and Valentine Avenue

This street will be closed Saturday and/or Sunday from 8 am to 4 pm to facilitate crane operation.

Festivals, Parades and Events

NYRR Bronx 10 Mile Run

The following streets will be closed Sunday from 8 am to 1 pm for the NYRR Bronx 10 Mile Run as permitted by the Mayor's Street Activity Permit Office (SAPO).

Formation:
  • Included in route
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
Dispersal:
  • Included In Route

Staten Island/New Jersey Crossings

Bayonne Bridge

One of two lanes in each direction is open to traffic for PANY/NJ long term navigational clearance project. No oversized or overnight vehicles are permitted. Overnight Bridge closures started January 8th and continue through the duration of the project. The closures are: Monday through Thursday from 9 pm to 5 am and Friday midnight to 8 am Saturday. No weekend closures on Saturday and Sunday and holiday weekends. During closures, motorists should use the Goethals Bridge as an alternate. Note: There will be full bridge closure from 9 pm Friday through 5 am Monday the weekend of September 26-29, 2014.

Information about scheduled maintenance and construction on MTA Bridges and Tunnels can be found on the MTA Web site.