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ParkFast Alert: Alternate Side Parking and Bridge/Street Closings, 3/29-4/2

Friday, March 29, 2013

Alternate side parking (street cleaning) regulations will be suspended Monday and Tuesday, April 1-2 for Passover. All other regulations, including parking meters, remain in effect.

Weekend Bridge and Street Closures – March 30-31

Friday, March 29, 2013
The Brooklyn Bridge will be closed to Manhattan-bound traffic from 12:01 am to 7 am Saturday to perform necessary long term rehabilitation and repainting work. Brooklyn-bound traffic will be maintained as will the pedestrian and cycling path. Manhattan-bound motorists will be detoured to the nearby Manhattan Bridge. The northbound FDR Drive exit to the Brooklyn Bridge will be closed starting one hour before the bridge closure hours.

One of four eastbound (Brooklyn-bound) lanes on the Williamsburg Bridge will be closed from 6 am to 2 pm on Saturday to facilitate bridge maintenance work.

The south tube of the Battery Park Underpass between Route 9A/West Street and the FDR Drive and one of two lanes in the north tube will be closed from 1 am to 8 am Saturday to facilitate NY State DOT construction activity. These closures will continue until approximately July.

The Grand Street Bridge over Newtown Creek will be closed to traffic from 8 am to 1 pm on Saturday to facilitate bridge repairs. Motorists should use the Metropolitan Avenue Bridge as a detour.

The following streets in Queens will be closed on Saturday from 10 am to 2 pm for the Federation of Hindu Mandirs Parade: Liberty Avenue between 133rd Street and 125th Street; 133rd Street between Liberty Avenue and 107th Avenue; 125th Street between Liberty Avenue and 95th Avenue; 95th Avenue between 125th Street and 127th Street.

The following streets in Manhattan will be closed on Sunday:
* 5th Avenue between 47th Street and 57th Street will be closed from 10 am to 4 pm for the Easter Sunday Mass at St. Patrick’s Cathedral.
* The pedestrian plaza on Broadway between 34th Street and 35th Street and 34th Street and 35th Street between Broadway and 7th Avenue (curb lanes only) will be closed from 10 am to 9 pm for the 39th Annual Macy’s Flower Show.

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