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The Verrazano-Narrows Bridge will be closed to traffic on Sunday for the New York City Marathon.

Drivers who need to travel to Brooklyn or Staten Island will need to use a different route. The bridge is closed to vehicles from 7 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Sunday, and the upper level will close at 11 p.m. on Saturday.

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More information on the closures is available at 718-692-5656. Help finding an alternate route is available by calling 511 or visiting

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