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ALTERNATE SIDE PARKING IS SUSPENDED WEDNESDAY THROUGH FRIDAY, AND MONDAY AND TUESDAY Happy Passover and Easter! Alternate side parking rules are suspended for the holidays through Friday and again next Monday and Tuesday. Also, public schools are on spring break until next Wednesday so parking is allowed next to those schools. Parochial and private schools […]

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ALTERNATE SIDE PARKING IS SUSPENDED TUESDAY FOR THE FIRST DAY OF PASSOVER Traffic in lower Manhattan has been a bear the last couple of weeks. I am attributing at least some of it to the toll increase at the Battery Tunnel and, to a lesser extent, at the Midtown Tunnel. Since the round-trip tolls went to […]

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ALTERNATE SIDE PARKING IS IN EFFECT ALL WEEK The New York City Half Marathon will head Downtown 7 a.m. to noon Sunday and close several streets in Lower Manhattan: the southbound West Side Highway between 44th St. and the Battery Park Underpass, the Battery Park Underpass to the F.D.R. Drive, Old Slip between South and […]

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ALTERNATE SIDE PARKING IS IN EFFECT ALL WEEK In case last weekend’s toll and fare increases didn’t make your commute sluggish enough, daylight savings time kicks in 2 a.m. Sunday. This means that Monday morning will be an Accident Alert Day: Drivers will battle collective sleep deprivation, making roads more dangerous. Crash and fatality rates […]

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Wednesday, February 27th – Tuesday, March 5th ALTERNATE SIDE PARKING RULES ARE IN EFFECT ALL WEEK Lower Manhattan can expect a change in traffic patterns as tolls jump to $15 round-trip cash at the Brooklyn Battery Tunnel and the Queens Midtown Tunnel; the round-trip E-ZPass rate will be $10.66. One-way cash tolls to Staten Island […]

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ALTERNATE SIDE PARKING IS IN EFFECT ALL WEEK Lunar New Year events continue in Lower Manhattan: a festival will fully close Market St. between East Broadway and Henry St. all day Sunday. On the Brooklyn Bridge, all Manhattan-bound lanes will close overnight 11 p.m. to 6 a.m. Wednesday, Thursday, and Friday, 12:01 a.m. to 7 […]

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ALTERNATE SIDE PARKING RULES ARE SUSPENDED ON TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 12 FOR LINCOLN’S BIRTHDAY; ALL OTHER RULES REMAIN IN EFFECT Happy Lunar New Year! On Sunday afternoon, watch out for dancers parading through Chinatown on the following streets: Mott St., the Bowery, East Broadway, Elizabeth St. and Pell St. In Holland Tunnel news, one Manhattan-bound lane […]

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DATES: WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 30TH to TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 5TH ALTERNATE SIDE PARKING RULES REMAIN IN EFFECT ALL WEEK Construction will affect both Hudson River tunnels this coming week causing late-night gridlock in the vicinity of the Holland Tunnel. At the approach to the Lincoln Tunnel, all Manhattan-bound lanes of the “helix” road will be closed overnight […]

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ALTERNATE SIDE PARKING REMAINS IN EFFECT ALL WEEK  The traffic dominoes will fall this week, affecting streets in Lower Manhattan. Construction at the Lincoln Tunnel will send droves of drivers to the Holland Tunnel. All New York-bound lanes of the Lincoln Tunnel helix (the spiral approach road to the tunnel) will be closed overnight 10:30 […]

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Dates:  Tuesday, January 15th to Monday, January 21st ALTERNATE SIDE PARKING RULES ARE SUSPENDED ON MONDAY, JANUARY 21ST FOR MARTIN LUTHER KING JR. DAY; ALL OTHER RULES REMAIN IN EFFECT Because of the school bus strike, please try to avoid driving on streets by schools, particularly betweet 7:30 a.m. to 8 a.m. and 2:30 p.m. […]

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