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NYPD Street closures for holiday weekend

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The NYPD announced Saturday street closures and anticipated traffic delays for the weekend of September 1st, September 2nd, and September 3rd.  

Drivers should expect delays in the following areas:

US TENNIS OPEN

Saturday, August 25 through Sunday, September 9, 2012 in Queens

Location(s): Queens Arterials (Entire length)

Grand Central Parkway

Brooklyn-Queens Expressway

Cross Island Parkway

Long Island Expressway

Whitestone Expressway

Van Wyck Expressway

Queens Local Streets:

Northern Boulevard between Junction Boulevard and Clearview Expressway

Roosevelt Avenue between Main Street and 104th Street

College Point Boulevard between 31st Avenue and Horace Harding Boulevard

126th Street between Roosevelt Avenue and Northern Boulevard

111th Street between Roosevelt Avenue and Horace Harding Boulevard

Astoria Boulevard between Triboro Bridge Plaza and 114th Street

Note: Motorists may experience extra traffic volume on these roadways during this event

Saturday September 1st 

 

WASHINGTON SQUARE OUTDOOR ART EXHIBIT

Saturday, September 1 through Sunday, September 9, 2012 in Manhattan

Location(s):

University Place between 12th Street and Waverly Place

Washington Square East between Waverly Place and West 4th Street

Washington Place between Washington Square East and Mercer Street

University Place between 12th Street and 13th Street

(Sidewalks Only)

 

1st POLICE PRECINCT EXPLORERS BLOCK PARTY

Murray Street between Broadway and Church Street closed

 

WEST INDIAN AMERICAN DAY CARNIVAL CHILDREN'S PARADE

Brooklyn

Parade will being at St. John's Place and Kingston Avenue

Route:

St. John's Place between Kingston Avenue and Franklin Avenue

Franklin Avenue between St. John's Place and President Street

President Street between Franklin Avenue and Washington Avenue

Dispersal:

At Brooklyn Museum Yard

The above streets will be closed for this event

Sunday, September 2nd

 

BRAZILIAN AMERICAN CULTURAL AND GLOBAL ROLE MODELS FAIR

Manhattan

Location:

6th Avenue between 42nd Street and 56th Street;

46th Street between Madison Avenue and 7th Avenue

The above streets will be closed for this event

 

GREENWICH VILLAGE CHAMBER OF COMMERCE BROADWAY FESTIVAL

Manhattan

Broadway between Waverly Place and 14th Street closed

Monday, September 3rd

 

WEST INDIAN AMERICAN DAY PARADE AND FESTIVAL

Brooklyn

Formation:

Buffalo Avenue between Eastern Parkway and East New York Avenue

Rockaway Parkway between East New York Avenue and Rutland Road

Ralph Avenue between Eastern Parkway and East New York Avenue

East New York Avenue between Howard Avenue and Utica Avenue

Route:

Eastern Parkway between Howard Avenue and Grand Army Plaza

Dispersal:

Flatbush Avenue between Grand Army Plaza and Caton Avenue

Miscellaneous closures:

Ocean Avenue between Empire Boulevard and Parkside Avenue

Butler Place between Grand Army Plaza and Sterling Place

St. John's Place between Underhill Avenue and Grand Army Plaza

Rochester Avenue between E New York Avenue and Sterling Place

Parkside Ave between Park Circle and Flatbush Avenue

Bedford Avenue between Eastern Parkway and Empire Boulevard

Empire Boulevard between Flatbush Avenue and Nostrand Ave

The above streets will be closed for this event

 

30th AVENUE BUSINESS ASSOCIATION FESTIVAL

Queens

30th Avenue between 41st Street and 29th Street closed

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