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Transit Sam, week of Oct. 30, 2014: Halloween Parade & NYC Marathon

Thurs., Oct.  30 – Wed., Nov. 5 ALTERNATE SIDE PARKING RULES ARE SUSPENDED SATURDAY AND TUESDAY Ghostly gridlock alert in Lower Manhattan! The Village Halloween Parade returns Friday night and traffic gets spooky. This year’s parade will be bigger and better than ever, closing Sixth Ave. between Canal and 18th Sts., Dominick St. between Varick St. […]

BY ZACH WILLIAMS  |  Two Downtown Little league softball teams received state recognition on Oct. 16 for going where no Manhattan team has gone before. Dozens of local parents, players and their siblings assembled at the Battery Park City Ballfields at night to see State Senator Daniel Squadron honor the teams for their respective state […]

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Thurs., Oct. 23 – Wed., Oct. 29 ALTERNATE SIDE PARKING RULES ARE SUSPENDED THURSDAY FOR DIWALI Special alert this weekend for the Brooklyn Bridge! All Manhattan-bound lanes will close for 54 consecutive hours, midnight Friday night through 6 a.m. Monday. That will send drivers over the Manhattan Bridge and onto Canal St., as well as down […]

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Thurs., Oct.16 – Wed., Oct. 22, 2014 ALTERNATE SIDE PARKING RULES ARE SUSPENDED THURSDAY AND FRIDAY Special alert for the Brooklyn Bridge! All Manhattan-bound lanes will close for 54 consecutive hours, midnight Friday night through 6 a.m. Monday. That will send drivers over the Manhattan Bridge and onto Delancey St., as well as down to the Brooklyn […]

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BY JANEL BLADOW  |  After a bit of a summer break, I’m back with Seaport Report. While our little neighborhood gem has had plenty of news and events – the daily papers offered plenty of details – while S.R. was on hiatus, we’re back with the things that are important to us neighbors. No news […]

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Thur., Oct. 9 – Wed., Oct. 15 ALTERNATE SIDE PARKING RULES ARE SUSPENDED MONDAY FOR COLUMBUS DAY SUMMONS ALERT DAY! Monday is Columbus Day and notoriously confusing for parking. Here’s the low-down: alternate side parking rules and school parking rules by public schools and many private schools are suspended.  All other rules, including meters, remain in effect. Good […]

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Thurs., Oct. 9 – Wed., Oct. 15  ALTERNATE SIDE PARKING RULES ARE SUSPENDED MONDAY FOR COLUMBUS DAY  SUMMONS ALERT DAY! Monday is Columbus Day and notoriously confusing for parking. Here’s the low-down: alternate side parking rules and school parking rules by public schools and many private schools are suspended.  All other rules, including meters, remain in effect. Good news: […]

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Thurs., Oct. 2 – Wed., Oct. 8 ALTERNATE SIDE PARKING RULES ARE SUSPENDED SATURDAY AND MONDAY POTUS GRIDLOCK ALERT! If you thought your presidential traffic woes had come and gone with the UN General Assembly, think again: President Obama will return to the city on Tuesday for a special fundraising event. He’ll likely arrive to […]

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Thurs., Sept. 25 – Wed., Oct. 1 ALTERNATE SIDE PARKING RULES ARE SUSPENDED THURSDAY AND FRIDAY FOR ROSH HASHANAH President Obama leaves town Thursday, but the U.N. General Assembly continues on and will have some impacts on Lower Manhattan traffic. There will be domino traffic as drivers avoid the Queens-Midtown Tunnel and opt for the Williamsburg Bridge adding traffic to Delancey St. For […]

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Thurs., Sept., 18 – Wed., Sept.24 ALTERNATE SIDE PARKING RULES ARE IN EFFECT ALL WEEK POTUS gridlock alert! President Obama will head to the city Tuesday in advance of the U.N. General Assembly. He’ll likely fly into J.F.K. Tuesday afternoon or evening, chopper to the Wall St. heliport, and motorcade up the F.D.R. to Midtown, where he’ll stay at […]

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