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- COMPLETE COVERAGE: World Cup 2019
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Tune in to CBS2, CBSN New York and CBSNewYork.com for live coverage of the event.
When: 9:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. Wednesday
Where: Broadway between Battery and City Hall
The NYPD will start closing streets on Broadway between Battery and Reade Street around 6 a.m. Wednesday.
The Brooklyn Bridge Centre Street exit and Park Row entrance will be closed for the duration of the parade. Drivers should use the Frankfort Street/Pearl Street entrance.
No parking will take effect at 12 a.m. Wednesday.
Deliveries will be restricted between 10 p.m. Tuesday and 5 p.m. Wednesday.
NYC Transit customers are encouraged to use the following stations to access the parade:
WTC – Cortland (1 train)
Fulton Street (J, Z, 2, 3 trains)
Wall Street (2, 3 trains)
South Ferry/Whitehall Street (1, R, W trains)
Brooklyn Bridge – City Hall (4, 5, 6 trains)READ MORE: Protesters Block Westbound Lanes Of Holland Tunnel
*Customers will disabilities can watch from an accessible area south of Wall Street’s Charging Bull, with access from the Bowling Green 4 and 5 train station.
The following stations are expected to experience crowding:
Fulton Street (A, C, 4, 5 trains)
Wall Street (4, 5 trains)
Bowling Green (4, 5 trains)
Chambers Street – WTC/Park Place (A, C, E, 2, 3 trains)
Cortland Street (R, W trains)
*The City Hall R and W train station will be bypassed between 8:30 and 11 a.m.
Long Island Rail Road:
Customers can take the train to Penn Station or Atlantic Terminal. From Penn Station, catch a downtown 1 train to South Ferry or Cortland Street or a 2 or 3 train to Fulton Street or Wall Street. From Atlantic Terminal, catch a Manhattan-bound 2 or 3 train to Fulton Street or Wall Street or a R or W train to Rector Street.
Seven additional trains will leave Penn Station between 2:22 p.m. and 3:48 p.m. to help customers get home from the parade.
- 2:22 p.m. express to Rockville Centre, then all stops to Babylon
- 2:32 p.m. express to Lynbrook, then all stops to Babylon
- 3:00 p.m. stopping at Jamaica, Rockville Centre, then all stops to Babylon
Port Jefferson Branch to Hicksville/Huntington:
- 2:29 p.m. stopping at Forest Hills, Kew Gardens, Jamaica, New Hyde Park, then all stops to Huntington
- 3:24 p.m. stopping at Jamaica, Mineola, Westbury and Hicksville
Far Rockaway Branch:
- 3:48 p.m. express to Locust Manor, then all stops to Far Rockaway
Port Washington Branch to Great Neck:
- 3:40 p.m. stopping at Woodside, Flushing-Main Street, then all stops to Great Neck
Customers can take the train to Grand Central, then catch a downtown/Brooklyn-bound 4, 5 or 6 train to Brooklyn Bridge – City Hall or Bowling Green.
Select trains will be lengthened on the New Haven line, a special extra train will be staged on the Harlem line, and extra staff will be on hand at Grand Central to help manage crowds.MORE NEWS: Adam Toledo Shooting Video Released By Chicago Civilian Office Of Police Accountability As Mayor, Community Leaders Urge Calm
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