The New York City Police Department today announced street closures and anticipated traffic delays for the weekend of August 4 and 5, 2012.
Drivers should expect delays in the following areas:
Saturday August 4
DOT / SUMMER STREETS (Aug 4th, 11th & 18th), 7:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Centre Street between Brooklyn Bridge exit and Reade Street / Lafayette Street
Lafayette Street between Reade Street/ Centre Street and Fourth Avenue
Fourth Avenue between Lafayette Street and East 15th Street
Union Square East between East 15th Street and East 17th Street
Park Avenue South between East 17th Street and East 32nd Street
Park Avenue between East 32nd Street and East 72nd Street
(Including the viaduct between East 40th Street and East 46th Street)
72nd Street between Park Avenue and 5th Avenue
Centre Street between Duane Street and Worth Street
Cleveland Place between Kenmare Street and Spring Street
Kenmare Street between Lafayette Street and Cleveland Place
Astor Place between Broadway and 4th Avenue
East 24th Street between Madison Avenue and Lexington Avenue
East 25th Street between Madison Avenue and Lexington Avenue
East 40th Street between Park Avenue and Lexington Avenue
East 51st Street between Madison Avenue and Lexington Avenue
East 52nd Street between Madison Avenue and Lexington Avenue
The above streets will be closed for this event
The following cross-town streets will remain open to allow vehicles to cross the route:
Chambers St, Worth St, Canal St, Broome St, E Houston St, E 8th St, 14th St, 23rd St, 34th St, 36th/ 37th St, 42nd St, 49th/50th St, 53rd/54th St, 57th St & 59th St.
SEAPORT COMMUNITY COALITION - SUMMER SEAPORT FESTIVAL, 11:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Water Street between Fulton Street and Broad Street closed
SUMMER FEST WEEKEND WALKS II (DOT Weekend Walks), 11:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Tompkins Avenue between Hancock Street and Putnam Avenue closed
JAMS JAMAICA AVENUE FESTIVAL, 11:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Jamaica Avenue between Parsons Boulevard and 169th Street closed
SUNNYSIDE SUMMER STREET (DOT Weekend Walks), 11:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
46th Street between Queens Boulevard and Greenpoint Avenue closed
BRONX SUMMER WALKS BURNSIDE AVENUE (DOT Weekend Walks), 11:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
West Burnside Avenue between Davidson Avenue and Jerome Avenue
BRONX SUMMER WALKS ON LOUIS NINE BOULEVARD (DOT Weekend Walks), 11:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Louis Nine Boulevard between Southern Boulevard and Intervale Avenue closed
Sunday August 5
SUMMER FESTIVAL: EAST 55th STREET SYNAGOGUE & EAST SIDE REZONING LEXINGTON AVENUE, 11:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Lexington Avenue between 57th Street and 42nd Street closed
FEPMA STREET FAIR, 11:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Flatbush Avenue between Empire Boulevard and Parkside Avenue closed
RATHA YATRA PARADE, 11:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Liberty Avenue between 111th Street and 123rd Street closed
ASTORIA PARK ALLIANCE (DOT Weekend Walks), 11:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Shore Boulevard between Astoria Park South and Ditmars Boulevard closed
SUMMER STREETS ON 204th (DOT Weekend Walks), 11:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
East 204th Street between Bainbridge Avenue and Decatur Avenue closed