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Dates: Thursday, March 29 – Wednesday, April 4 ALTERNATE SIDE PARKING RULES ARE SUSPENDED HOLY THURSDAY, GOOD FRIDAY, AND SATURDAY FOR PASSOVER The first get-away surge of 2018 hits Thursday afternoon with schools closed starting Friday for Easter-Passover vacation for the next 10 days. Expect the Holland Tunnel traffic to be heavier than usual starting […]

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Dates: Thurs., Mar. 22 – Wed., Mar. 28 ALTERNATE SIDE PARKING RULES ARE SUSPENDED THURSDAY AND FRIDAY FOR SNOW OPERATIONS   Protests on tap will make things slower on the Brooklyn Bridge this weekend, and all over Lower Manhattan Saturday, when there’s a small march over the bridge and a massive one in Midtown. The […]

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Dates: Thursday, March 15 – Wednesday, March 21 ALTERNATE SIDE PARKING RULES ARE IN EFFECT ALL WEEK  The NYC Half Marathon will literally run though Lower Manhattan Sunday morning on a new route over the Manhattan Bridge and through Chinatown and the Lower East Side. The route will close to traffic from about 6:30 a.m. […]

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Dates: Thurs., March 8 – Wed., March 14 ALTERNATE SIDE PARKING RULES ARE SUSPENDED THURSDAY AND PROBABLY FRIDAY FOR SNOW REMOVAL  Downtown protests this week include the International Women’s Day Thursday and an anti-gun school walkout Wednesday. The #MeToo and #TimesUp campaigns should add to the crowds for the women’s rights walk, which starts at […]

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Dates: Thursday, March 1 – Wednesday, March 7 ALTERNATE SIDE PARKING RULES ARE SUSPENDED THURSDAY FOR PURIM Lots of big Lower Manhattan parties will be slowing down traffic this week Famed stylist June Ambrose and artists Sadie Barnette and Nayland Blake are among the honorees at the Angel Orensanz Center Tuesday at 7 p.m. on […]

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Thurs., Feb. 22–Wed., Feb. 28 ALTERNATE SIDE PARKING RULES ARE IN EFFECT ALL WEEK Lower Manhattan will be jam-packed all weekend with a labor rights rally in Foley Square and a Lunar New Year event Saturday, followed by the “Granddaddy of Them All,” Chinatown’s annual New Year’s parade Sunday celebrating the Year of the Dog. […]

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Transit Sam 2.15.18b Dates: Thursday, February 15 – Wednesday, February 21 ALTERNATE SIDE PARKING RULES ARE SUSPENDED FRIDAY FOR LUNAR NEW YEAR AND MONDAY FOR WASHINGTON’S BIRTHDAY Hundreds of thousands of New Yorkers will be celebrating Lunar New Year Friday in Chinatown with firecrackers and Lion Dancers. It starts in Sara D. Roosevelt Park near […]

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Dates: Thurs., Feb. 8–Wed., Feb. 14 ALTERNATE SIDE PARKING RULES ARE SUSPENDED MONDAY FOR LINCOLN’S BIRTHDAY AND ON ASH WEDNESDAY New York Fashion Week opens Thursday, and its headquarters are at Tribeca’s Spring Studios on St. John’s Lane near the Holland Tunnel exit between Varick,  Canal and Sixth.  Expect turbulence in the area between now […]

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Dates: Thursday, February 1 – Wednesday, February 7 ALTERNATE SIDE PARKING RULES ARE IN EFFECT ALL WEEK You may think the Super Bowl in Minnesota means the traffic impact will be limited to Minneapolis.  Sadly, the effects are felt around the country with a significant increase in car crashes post-game.  And it does matter which […]

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Dates: Thursday, January 25 – Wednesday, January 31 ALTERNATE SIDE PARKING RULES ARE IN EFFECT ALL WEEK The Grammys return to NYC on Sunday night for the first time in 15 years! While the awards ceremony will be at MSG Sunday night, Downtown will get in the action with pre-Grammy festivities. There are parties near […]

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