NYC Bike Tour Snarls Traffic for Vehicles

Among the closings, the southbound FDR Drive from 3rd Avenue Bridge is closed until 1 p.m.

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    NEWSLETTERS

    Streets and major thoroughfares across New York City, including parts of the FDR Drive will be closed for part of the day Sunday as 32,000 riders take part in the Five Boro Bike Tour.
     
    Among the closings, the southbound FDR Drive from 3rd Avenue Bridge was closed until 1 p.m., the Manhattan-bound upper level of the Queensboro Bridge was closed from 8 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. and the Staten-Island bound lower level of the Verrazano-Narrows Bridge will be closed from around 11 a.m. until 4:30 p.m.
     
    The southbound Gowanus Expressway from the BQE to the Verrazano Bridge will be closed from 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.

    Here is the full list of closures:

    Manhattan

    Whitehall Street between South Street and Water Street
    State Street between Whitehall Street and Battery Place
    Battery Place between State Street and Greenwich Street
    Greenwich Street between Battery Park and Trinity Place
    Trinity Place between Greenwich Street and Cedar Street
    Church Street between Cedar Street and Walker Street
    White Street between 6th Avenue and Franklin Place
    6th Avenue between Franklin Street and West 59th Street
    West 59th Street between 6th Avenue and 5th Avenue / Alternate Route
    Grand Army Plaza between West 59th Street and East Drive / Alternate Route
    East Drive between Grand Army Plaza and Center Drive (inside Central Park) / Alternate Route
    Center Drive between 5th Avenue and East Drive
    East Drive between Center Drive and Adam Clayton Powell Jr. Boulevard
    Adam Clayton Powell Jr. Boulevard, between West 110th Street and West 135th Street
    East / West 135th Street, between Adam Clayton Powell Jr. Boulevard and Madison Avenue
    Madison Avenue between East 135th Street and East 138th Street
    Madison Avenue Bridge (Manhattan to Bronx)
    HRD/FDR Drive (South bound) between 3rd Avenue Bridge and East 116th Street
    East 116th Street between FDR Drive and Pleasant Avenue
    Pleasant Avenue between 116th Street and 114th Street
    Harlem River Drive/ FDR Drive (South bound) between 116th Street and 63rd Street Exit
    East 63rd Street between FDR Drive (South bound) and Queensboro Bridge Exit
    Queensboro Bridge Exit between East 63rd Street and East 60th Street
    Queensboro Bridge (West Bound Lanes from Manhattan to Queens)
     
    Bronx

    138th Street between Madison Avenue Bridge and 3rd Avenue
    3rd Avenue between 138th Street and 3rd Avenue Bridge
    3rd Avenue Bridge (Bronx to Manhattan)
     
    Queens

    21st Street between Queens Plaza South and Hoyt Avenue North
    Hoyt Avenue North between 21st Street and 19th Street
    19th Street between Hoyt Avenue North and Ditmars Boulevard
    Ditmars Boulevard between 19th Street and Shore Boulevard
    Shore Boulevard between Ditmars Boulevard and Astoria Park South
    Astoria Park South between Shore Boulevard and14th Street
    14th Street between Astoria Park South and 31st Avenue
    31st Avenue between 14th Street and Vernon Boulevard
    Vernon Boulevard between 31st Avenue and 44th Drive
    44th Drive between Vernon Boulevard and 11th Street
    11th Street between 44th Drive and Pulaski Bridge
    Pulaski Bridge (South Bound from Queens to Brooklyn)

    Alternate Route
    Queens Plaza South between 21st Street and Vernon Boulevard
     
    Brooklyn

    McGuiness Boulevard between Pulaski Bridge and Greenpoint Avenue
    Java Street between McGuiness Boulevard and Franklin Street / Alternate Route
    Greenpoint Avenue between McGuiness Boulevard and Franklin Street
    Franklin Street between Greenpoint Avenue and Kent Avenue
    Kent Avenue between Java Street and Williamsburg Street West
    Williamsburg Street West between Kent Avenue and Flushing Avenue
    Flushing Avenue between Williamsburg Street West and Navy Street
    North Elliot Place between Flushing Avenue and Park Avenue
    Navy Street between Flushing Avenue and York Street
    York Street between Navy Street and Gold Street
    Gold Street between York Street and Front Street
    Front Street between Gold Street and Old Fulton Street
    Old Fulton Street between Gold Street and Furman Street
    Furman Street between Old Fulton Street and Atlantic Avenue
    Joralemon Street between Furman Street and Atlantic Avenue
    Atlantic Avenue between Furman Street and Columbia Street
    Columbia Street between Atlantic Avenue and BQE West Entrance Columbia Street
    BQE/ Gowanus Expressway between BQE West Entrance Columbia Street and Verrazano
    Verrazano Bridge Lower Level (South bound from Brooklyn to Staten Island)
     
    Staten Island
    Bay Street between New York Avenue and Hylan Boulevard
    Hylan Boulevard between Bay Street and Edgewater Street
    Edgewater Street becomes Front Street
    Hannah Street between Front Street and Bay Street
    Bay Street between Hannah Street and Richmond Terrace

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