Street closures and traffic advisories during the UN General Assembly
Manhattan traffic will be more of a pain this week as global leaders and diplomats take over First Avenue for the General Assembly of the United Nations.
Traffic this week in Manhattan will be even more of a pain as global leaders and diplomats take over First Avenue for the General Assembly of the United Nations.
President Barack Obama will also be in attendance and police have closed several streets to accommodate his motorcade along with the other delegations.
These streets will be closed until 10 p.m. Tuesday:
49th Street from Lexington Avenue to Park Avenue
50th Street from Lexington Avenue to Park Avenue
And trucks won't be able to access these streets during this time:
Park Avenue from 48th Street to 52nd Street
Lexington Avenue 48th Street to 52nd Street
Here's a breakdown of all the closures:
Traffic closures and advisories for Monday Sept. 23 to Friday Sept. 27
Closed to traffic: