Alert: Weekend Bridge Closures – January 25-26

Friday, January 24, 2014

The Brooklyn Bridge will be closed Manhattan-bound from midnight Friday to 7 am Saturday, from midnight Saturday to 9 am Sunday, and from midnight Sunday to 6 am Monday. The eastbound BQE exit onto the bridge closes 30 minutes earlier, the northbound FDR Drive exits close up to an hour earlier, and other Brooklyn ramps onto the bridge shut down 5-15 minutes earlier.

One lane in each direction on the Metropolitan Avenue Bridge over Newtown Creek will be closed on Sunday from 7 am to 2 pm to install electrical equipment.

In addition, Alternate Side Parking Regulations remain suspended citywide on Saturday, January 25 to facilitate snow removal. Payment at parking meters remains in effect.

ASP regulations are expected to go back into effect Monday, January 27, so motorists are encouraged to relocate their vehicles in preparation.

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