Oct. 16-17 Traffic Closures Announced for Times Square Vicinity

News   Oct. 16-17 Traffic Closures Announced for Times Square Vicinity The following traffic closures have been announced by the times Square Business Improvement District (TS-BID) and the NYPD. While local access is usually maintained in these situations, theatre patrons may want to plan ahead and avoid delays.

The following traffic closures have been announced by the times Square Business Improvement District (TS-BID) and the NYPD. While local access is usually maintained in these situations, theatre patrons may want to plan ahead and avoid delays.

On Sun., Oct. 17, from 11 AM-6 PM, Sixth Avenue between West 43rd Street and West 56th Street will be closed for the CORE/Global Models Street fair. Also on Oct, 17, from 2 PM-6 PM, West 51st Street from Fifth Avenue to Tenth Avenue will be closed for the Brotherhood Our Lord of Miracles March.

On Sat. Oct. 16 /Sun., Oct. 17, 8 AM-6 PM, the following closures will be in effect:

West 43rd Street between Seventh Avenue and Eighth Avenue will be closed during crane operations. Local and emergency traffic will be maintained at all times.

Broadway (two lanes) between West 43rd Street and West 44th Street will be maintained during crane operations. West 53rd Street between Fifth Avenue and Sixth Avenue will be closed during crane operations. Local and emergency traffic will be maintained at all times.

-- By Murdoch McBride