Press Releases

Press Release #17-074
Thursday, November 13, 2017
Contact: Scott Gastel/Alana Morales (212) 839-4850

Update: NYC DOT Announces Continued Closure of Grand Street Bridge over Newtown Creek for Necessary Repairs

The New York City Department of Transportation today announced the Grand Street Bridge, connecting Brooklyn and Queens over the Newtown Creek, will be closed in both directions in order to continue facilitating necessary repairs. The full closure will remain in effect through Monday, November 20, 2017, with further updates to be provided. All traffic will be diverted to Metropolitan Avenue, as will be noted on posted Variable Message Boards.