Weekend Traffic Advisory

Friday November 16, 2018 to Sunday November 18, 2018

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

East 9th Street between Broadway and University Place

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

East 15th Street between 5th Avenue and Union Square West

This street will be closed from 8 am to 6 pm Saturday and 9 am to 6 pm Sunday to facilitate crane operation.

East 19th Street between Irving Place and 3rd Avenue

This street will be closed from 8 am to 6 pm Saturday and 9 am to 6 pm Sunday to facilitate crane operation.

West 20th Street between 6th Avenue and 5th Avenue

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

East 25th Street between 1st Avenue and 2nd Avenue

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

West 54th Street between 6th Avenue and 5th Avenue

This street will be closed from 7 am to 7 pm Saturday to facilitate crane operation.

East 67th Street between 1st Avenue and York Avenue

This street will be closed Saturday from 8 am to 6 pm and Sunday from 9 am to 6 pm to facilitate crane operation.

East 78th Street between Cherokee Place and FDR Drive

This street will be closed Saturday from 8 am to 6 pm and Sunday from 9 am to 6 pm to facilitate crane operation.

West 87th Street between Amsterdam Avenue and Columbus Avenue

This street will be closed Saturday from 8 am to 6 pm and Sunday from 9 am to 6 pm to facilitate crane operation.

Franklin Street between West Broadway and 6th Avenue

This street will be closed Saturday from 8 am to 6 pm and Sunday from 9 am to 6 pm to facilitate crane operation.

Avenue of the Americas between Dominick Street and Spring Street

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

Festivals, Parades and Events

Financial Community Fall Fair

The following street will be closed Friday from 10 am to 6 pm for Financial Community Fall Fair as permitted by the Mayor's Street Activity Permit Office (SAPO).

  • Liberty Street between Broadway and Trinity Place

Village Fair and Expo

The following street will be closed Saturday from 10 am to 6 pm for Village Fair and Expo as permitted by the Mayor's Street Activity Permit Office (SAPO).

  • University Place between Waverly Place and 14th Street

Murray Hill Community Expo

The following street will be closed Sunday from 10 am to 6 pm for Murray Hill Community Expo as permitted by the Mayor's Street Activity Permit Office (SAPO).

  • Lexington Avenue between 34th Street and 42nd Street

Stone Street Pedestrian Mall (Daily)

The following streets will be closed through Friday November 30, 2018 from 10 am to 11 pm for Stone Street Pedestrian Mall (Daily) 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

Brooklyn

West 17th Street between Surf Avenue and Mermaid Avenue

This street will be closed around the clock through 2018 to facilitate NYCEDC roadway reconstruction.

48th Street between 9th Avenue and 10th Avenue

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

49th Street between 9th Avenue and 10th Avenue

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

Surf Avenue between West 17th Street and West 19th Street

This street will be closed around the clock through 2018 to facilitate NYCEDC roadway reconstruction.

Surf Avenue between West 16th Street and West 17th Street

This street will be closed around the clock through 2018 to facilitate NYCEDC roadway reconstruction.

Linwood Street between Liberty Avenue and Atlantic Avenue

This street will be closed from 8 am to 5 pm Saturday to facilitate building construction.

Kings Highway between Farragut Road and Foster Avenue

This street will be closed from 7 am to 5 pm Saturday to facilitate crane operation.

Marlborough Road between Church Avenue and Caton Avenue

This street will be closed Saturday from 8 am to 6 pm and Sunday from 9 am to 6 pm to facilitate crane operation.

Manhattan/Brooklyn

Manhattan Bridge

One of three lanes on the westbound (Manhattan-bound) Lower Roadway will be closed around the clock (24/7 closure) through Thursday, December 6, 2018 to facilitate NYCDOT Bridges rehabilitation.

Manhattan/Queens

Ed Koch/Queensboro Bridge

One of two lanes westbound (Manhattan-bound) on the Lower Roadway will be closed Saturday from 12:01 am to 7 am, and one of two lanes on the eastbound (Queens-bound) Lower Roadway will be closed Saturday from 1 am to 7 am, to facilitate NYCDOT Bridges deck replacement.

Brooklyn/Queens

Metropolitan Avenue Bridge over Newtown Creek

One lane in either direction will be closed Saturdays through December 2018, from 7 am to 1 pm to facilitate NYCDOT Bridges repairs. At least one lane of traffic in each direction will be maintained at all times.

Queens

33rd Street between 36th Avenue and 37th Avenue

This street will be closed Saturday from 8 am to 6 pm and Sunday from 9 am to 6 pm to facilitate crane operation.

90th Avenue between Parsons Boulevard and 160th Street

This street will be closed Saturday from 8 am to 6 pm and Sunday from 9 am to 6 pm to facilitate crane operation.

90th Avenue between 160th Street and 161st Street

This street will be closed Saturday from 8 am to 6 pm and Sunday from 9 am to 6 pm to facilitate crane operation.

161st Street between 90th Avenue and 89th Avenue

This street will be closed Saturday from 8 am to 6 pm and Sunday from 9 am to 6 pm to facilitate crane operation.

161st Street between Jamaica Avenue and 90th Avenue

This street will be closed Saturday from 8 am to 6 pm and Sunday from 9 am to 6 pm to facilitate crane operation.

Queens Street between Dead End and Jackson Avenue

This street will be closed Saturday from 8 am to 6 pm and Sunday from 9 am to 6 pm to facilitate crane operation.

Queens Boulevard North Service Road between Reeder Street and Broadway

This street will be closed Saturday from 8 am to 6 pm and Sunday from 9 am to 6 pm to facilitate crane operation.

Reeder Street between Queens Boulevard North Service Road and 51st Avenue

This street will be fully closed Saturday from 8 am to 6 pm and Sunday from 9 am to 6 pm to facilitate crane operation.

Bronx

East 151st Street between Cedar Lane and Walton Avenue

This street will be closed Saturday from 8 am to 6 pm and Sunday from 9 am to 6 pm to facilitate crane operation.

East 179th Street between Grand Concourse and Anthony Avenue

This street will be closed Friday from 9 am to 6 pm to facilitate crane operation.

Woodycrest Avenue between West 165th Street and West 166th Street

This street will be closed Friday from 9 am to 4 pm to facilitate crane operation.

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