By Brooklyn Reader

September 27, 2014, 5:45 am

 

Traffic in New York City

The Brooklyn Bridge will be closed to Manhattan-bound traffic on Saturday from 12:01 am to 7 am. Motorists should consider the Manhattan Bridge, Williamsburg Bridge, or Hugh L. Carey Brooklyn Battery Tunnel (MTA-tolled facility) as alternate routes.
The following streets in Brooklyn will be closed Friday through Sunday from 10 am to 6 pm for the DUMBO Arts Festival:
* 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

The following streets will be closed on Saturday:
* 8th Avenue between 14th Street and 23rd Street in Manhattan will be closed from 11 am to 6 pm for the Chelsea Midtown Democrats 8th Avenue Festival
* 6th Avenue between 42nd Street and 56th Street in Manhattan will be closed from 11 am to 6 pm for the Big Apple Performing Arts & Innovative Community Festival.
* 37th Avenue between 83rd Street and 90th Street in Queens will be closed fromnoon to 6 pm for the Jackson Heights Kiwanis Club 37th Avenue Festival.
* 3rd Avenue between 76th Street and 92nd Street in Brooklyn will be closed from 1 pm to 3 pm for the Ragamuffin Parade.

The following streets will be closed on Sunday:
* Lexington Avenue between 42nd Street and 57th Street in Manhattan will be closed from 11 am to 6 pm for the NYC Octoberfest Cathedral High School and Friends of Dag Hammarskjold Festival.
* Vesey Street between Broadway and Church Street in Manhattan will be closed from11 am to noon for a St. Paul’s Chapel Religious Ceremony.
* Broadway between 96th Street and 106th Street in Manhattan will be closed fromnoon to 5 pm for the 26th Annual Upper Broadway Harvest Festival.
* Bell Boulevard between 39th Avenue and 41st Avenue in Queens will be closed fromnoon to 5 pm for the DOT Weekend Walks Bayside Village September Street Walk.
* Atlantic Avenue between Hicks Street and 4th Avenue in Brooklyn will be closed fromnoon to 6 pm for the Atlantic Antic.
* Third Avenue between Bay Ridge Avenue and 94th Street in Brooklyn will be closed from noon to 6 pm for the Third Avenue Festival.


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