Weekly Traffic Advisory

Saturday May 28, 2022 to Friday June 3, 2022

This traffic alert details road construction and other events that will affect the flow of traffic this week.Check the Weekend Traffic Advisory Check the Special Traffic Advisory

Lane closings may also occur due to circumstances beyond NYC 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. NYC DOT also issues supplementary Weekend 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. Vispit 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.
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Permits for parades, block parties, major street fairs and other public street events are not issued by NYC DOT, and are listed on the Citywide events calendar.

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The City of New York's Department of Transportation issued a traffic alert for this week providing the locations of road construction and events where lane and street closings will affect the flow of traffic. Lane closings may also occur due to circumstances beyond our control. Major road, lane and street closings for the coming week are as follows:

East River Bridge Crossings

Ed Koch/Queensboro Bridge

Single-lane Manhattan-bound north upper roadway will be closed 24/7 and double-lane will be closed Tuesday to Friday from 9:30 am to 3 pm, Tuesday to Thursday from 8 pm to 5 am next morning, and Friday from 8 pm to Saturday 2 pm. Additionally, Queens-bound south outer roadway will be closed Sunday to Saturday from 12 am to 6 am. These lane closures are necessary to facilitate replacement of upper roadway.

Manhattan Bridge

Single-lane Manhattan-bound lower roadway will be closed 24/7. Single-lane Brooklyn-bound south upper roadway will be closed Saturday from 1 am to 5 am. Single-lane Manhattan-bound north upper roadway will be closed Tuesday to Friday from 10 am to 8 pm, Tuesday to Thursday from 8 pm to 5 am next morning, and Friday from 8 pm to 1 am next morning, to facilitate bridge structural strengthening.

Brooklyn Bridge

Single-lane Brooklyn-bound will be closed Tuesday to Friday from 9 am to 2 pm to facilitate bridge rehabilitation.

Williamsburg Bridge

Single-lane Manhattan-bound north outer and inner roadways will be closed Tuesday to Friday from 8 pm to 5 am next morning to facilitate Structural Strengthening.

Manhattan

East 125 Street southbound on-ramp to FDR Drive

Ramp will be fully closed Monday to Friday from 12 am to 5 am, Saturday from 12 am to 6:30 am, and Sunday from 1 am to 11 am through June 17, 2022 to facilitate repairs at the Robert F. Kennedy Bridge.

FDR Drive in the vicinity of East 55 Street

Single-lane northbound and/or southbound will be closed Monday to Thursday from 11 pm to 5:30 am next morning, Saturday from 12:01 am to 6:30 am, and Sunday from 1 am to 11 am. Double-lane northbound and/or southbound will be closed Tuesday to Friday from 1 am to 5 am, Saturday from 2 am to 6 am, and Sunday from 2 am to 7 am. These closures are necessary to facilitate building facade repairs and will continue through August 31, 2022.

FDR Drive Northbound between East 71 Street and East 73 Street

Single-lane northbound will be closed Monday to Thursday from 11 pm to 5:30 am next morning, Saturday from 12:01 am to 6:30 am, and Sunday from 1 am to 7 am. Double-lane northbound will be closed Tuesday to Thursday from 11 pm to 5 am next morning, Saturday from 1 am to 6 am, and Sunday from 1 am to 7 am. These closures are necessary to facilitate construction of the column foundation for the building on the east side of FDR Drive and will continue through October 1, 2022.

Harlem River Drive in vicinity of Park Avenue Viaduct

Single-lane southbound will be closed Monday to Friday from 12 am to 5 am, Saturday from 1 am to 6:30 am, and Sunday from 2 am to 9 am. Single-lane northbound will be closed Monday to Thursday from 9 am to 2 pm and 11 pm to 6 am next morning, Friday 9 am to 2 pm and 11 pm to 2 pm next day, and Saturday from 11 pm to 2 pm next day. Double-lane northbound will be closed Monday to Friday from 12:01 am to 5 am, Saturday from 1 am to 6:30 am, and Sunday from 2 am to 9 am. These closures are necessary to facilitate bridge inspection and will continue through June 15, 2022.

West 158 Street Ramp to Henry Hudson Parkway Northbound

Ramp will be closed Monday to Friday from 9 am to 1 pm through July 22, 2022, to facilitate barricade removal and installation.

Festivals, Parades and Events

Avenue of the Americas Springfest

The following streets will be fully closed for the Avenue of the Americas Springfest on Saturday, May 28, 2022, at the discretion of NYPD in Manhattan.

Location(s):
  • 6th Avenue between West 42nd Street and West 55th Street
Sixth Avenue Springfest

The following streets will be fully closed for the Sixth Avenue Springfest on Sunday, May 29, 2022, at the discretion of NYPD in Manhattan

Location(s):
  • 6th Avenue between West 42nd Street and West 34th Street
World Trade Center Community Fair

The following streets will be fully closed for the World Trade Center Community Fair on Monday, May 30, 2022, at 10AM (at the discretion of NYPD) in Manhattan.

Location(s):
  • Broadway between Liberty Street and Wall Street

Brooklyn/Queens

Pulaski Bridge over Newtown Creek

Single-lane southbound and double-lane northbound will be closed Monday to Friday from 10 pm to 5 am through May, 2022 to facilitate bridge maintenance. At least one lane in each direction will be maintained at all times.

Brooklyn

Festivals, Parades and Events

Brooklyn’s 155th Memorial Day Parade

The following streets will be fully closed for Brooklyn’s 155th Memorial Day Parade on Monday, May 30th, 2022, at 11AM (at the discretion of NYPD) in Brooklyn.

Location(s):
Formation:
  • 3rd Avenue between 75th Street and 71st Street
Route:
  • 3rd Avenue between 75th Street and Marine Avenue
  • Marine Avenue between 3rd Avenue and 4th Avenue
  • 4th Avenue between Marine Avenue and 101st Street
Dispersal:
  • 101st Street between 4th Avenue and Fort Hamilton Parkway

Bronx/Manhattan

Broadway Bridge over the Harlem River

Bronx-bound single-lane will be closed Monday to Friday from 7 am to 3 pm. Manhattan-bound single-lane and adjacent sidewalk will be closed Monday to Friday from 7 am to 3 pm. These closures are necessary to facilitate electrical work on the bridge.

Washington Bridge over the Harlem River (181st Street)

Bronx-bound right and center lanes on the Washington Bridge will be closed Monday to Friday from 10 pm to 5 am through May 31, 2022 to facilitate the removal of the underdeck shield.

Bronx

Major Deegan Expressway (northbound) between Exit 3 and Entrance ramp north of East 138 Street

Right-lane will become an exit only lane at Exit 3 24/7. Additional lane will be closed Monday to Friday from 11 pm to 5 am, Saturday and Sunday from 1 am to 8 am, and Sunday night from 10 pm to 5 am next morning through 3/3/2025 to facilitate East 138 Street Bridge replacement. Full closure may occur Monday to Friday between 12 am and 5 am for demolition and erection of the superstructure.

Major Deegan Expressway (southbound) between Exit 3 and Entrance ramp south of East 138 Street

Right-lane will become an exit only lane at Exit 3 24/7. Additional lane will be closed Monday to Friday from 11 pm to 5 am, Saturday and Sunday from 1 am to 8 am, and Sunday night from 10 pm to 5 am next morning through 3/3/2025 to facilitate East 138 Street Bridge replacement. Southbound exit ramp to 138 Street bridge will be closed Monday to Friday from 11 pm to 5 am, Friday from 11 pm to 6 am next morning, Saturday from 11 pm to 9 am next morning, and Sunday from 11 pm to 5 am next morning to facilitate water main connections.

Pelham Bay Bridge

Single-lane northbound will be closed Monday to Friday from 7 am to 9 am. Single-lane in both direction will be closed Monday to Friday from 9 am to 1 pm and from 10 pm to 7 am next morning. These closures are necessary to facilitate structure repairs to the trusses under deck and will continue through September 3, 2022.

Rehabilitation of East 169, East 175, and East 180 Street Bridges

Northeast corner of East 169 Street and Park Avenue northbound will be closed and approximately three parking spaces will be removed through August 2022 to facilitate rehabilitation of the East 169 Street bridge over the Metro North Railroad.

Rehabilitation of the Westchester Avenue Bridge

Westbound Westchester Avenue between Water Place and Ericson Place will be fully closed Monday to Friday, except Memorial Day, from 9 pm to 6 am next morning, through June 10, 2022, to facilitate steel girder removal. Motorists are advised to use Hutchinson River Parkway East and East Tremont Ave as an alternate route.

Queens

Long Island Expressway (I-495) between Clearview Expressway and Springfield Boulevard

Single-lane eastbound on the Long Island Expressway and eastbound Horace Harding Expressway will be closed Monday to Friday from 10 am to 2 pm and 11 pm to 5 am next morning, Friday 11 pm to Saturday 7 am, and Saturday 11 pm to Sunday 11 am; double-lane will be closed Monday to Friday from 1 am to 5 am, Saturday from 1 am to 7 am, and Sunday from 2 am to 9 am. Single-lane westbound on the Long Island Expressway and westbound Horace Harding Expressway will be closed Monday to Friday from 10 am to 3 pm and 11 pm to 5 am next morning, Friday 10 pm to Saturday 6 am, and Saturday 10 pm to Sunday 11 am; double-lane will be closed Monday to Friday from 1 am to 5 am, Saturday from 1 am to 6 am, and Sunday from 2 am to 9 am. These closures will continue through September 30, 2024 to facilitate Bridge Replacement and Mobility Improvement project.

Whitestone Expressway Service Road between 25 Avenue and 14 Avenue

Exit ramp from Whitestone Expressway northbound to 20 Avenue (Exit 15) will be partially closed through August 31, 2022 to facilitate the construction of Storm and Sanitary Sewers along the service road. Eleven-foot wide lane will be maintained for vehicular access at all times.

Festivals, Parades and Events

Allied Veteran’s Memorial Day Parade

The following streets will be fully closed for the Allied Veteran’s Memorial Day Parade on Monday, May 30th, 2022 at 11AM (at the discretion of NYPD) in Queens.

Location(s):
Formation:
  • Cornelia Street between Cypress Avenue and Myrtle Avenue
Route:
  • Myrtle Avenue between Cornelia Street and Cooper Avenue
Dispersal:
  • Myrtle Avenue between 70th Street and Cooper Avenue
Little Neck-Douglaston Memorial Day Parade

The following streets will be fully closed for the Little Neck-Douglaston Memorial Day Parade on Monday, May 30th, 2022 at 2PM (at the discretion of NYPD) in Queens.

Location(s):
Formation:
  • Northern Boulevard between Glenwood Street and Westmoreland Street
Route:
  • Northern Boulevard between Westmoreland Street and 247th Street
Dispersal:
  • Northern Boulevard between 247th Street and 245th Street

Staten Island

Festivals, Parades and Events

Staten Island Memorial Day Parade

The following streets will be fully closed for the Staten Island Memorial Day Parade on Monday, May 30th, 2022 at 12PM (at the discretion of NYPD) in Staten Island.

Location(s):
Formation:
  • Hart Boulevard between Forest Avenue and Castleton Avenue
Route:
  • Forest Avenue between Hart Boulevard and Jewett Avenue
Dispersal:
  • Forest Avenue between Jewett Avenue and Ordell Avenue

 

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