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Mayor Bloomberg marches in the 56th Annual National Puerto Rican Day Parade.
June 9, 2013
(credit: Spencer T Tucker/Mayor's Office)

Millions Line Fifth Avenue To Take In National Puerto Rican Day Parade

The nation’s largest Puerto Rican celebration drew an estimated 1 million spectators on Fifth Avenue Sunday.

06/09/2013

Starting line of 2013 TD 5 Boro Bike Tour. (credit: Monica Miller/WCBS 880)

Thousands Of Cyclists Take To The Streets For Five Borough Bike Tour

In all, organizers expect 32,000 riders to take on the course through all five boroughs. It is the biggest bike ride in the U.S.

05/05/2013

TD Five Boro Bike Tour (Credit: Monica Miller/ WCBS 880)

Citywide Street Closures Planned For Five Boro Bike Tour

Sections of the FDR Drive, the Brooklyn Queens Expressway, and the Verrazano-Narrows Bridge will be affected. Road closures will be in effect from 6:30 a.m. until 6:30 p.m.

05/04/2013

Thousands of revelers gather in Times Square to celebrate the ball drop (credit: Jemal Countess/Getty Images)

Police Issue Reminder On NYE Road, Subway Stop Closures

Whether you’re trying to get to Times Square to see the ball drop or you’re just trying to make your way elsewhere, officials have a reminder that some roads and subway stations have been closed.

12/31/2012

City prepares for the UN General Assembly (credit: Paul Murnane/WCBS 880)

Road Closures In Effect For UN General Assembly; Ahmadinejad Protests Abound

Road closures and traffic delays are making for a tricky commute as world leaders gather for the United Nations General Assembly this week.

09/24/2012

The United Nations (file/credit: Chris Jackson/Getty Images)

Week-Long United Nations General Assembly Begins Monday; Road Closures Planned

The NYPD said the road closures will be intermittent as the meetings at the U.N. go on, but include East 34th Street to East 57th Street from 1st to 2nd Avenues.

09/23/2012

The World Trade Center construction site is seen on September 10, 2011 in New York City.  (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Road Closures And Mass Transit Service Disruptions On 9/11 Anniversary

There will be road closures and mass transit service disruptions during the annual observance of the 9/11 attacks on Sunday.

09/11/2011

Construction continues on the National September 11 Memorial & Museum at the World Trade Center site on August 24, 2011 in New York City. (Photo by Mario Tama/Getty Images)

Road Closures And Mass Transit Service Disruptions Planned For 9/11 Observance

Officials say drivers should expect delays, closures and detours in connection with 9/11 events at the World Trade Center site and should avoid the area if possible.

09/09/2011