Street closures for Sunday's Five Boro Bike Tour

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Sunday, May 1, 2016

NEW YORK (WABC) -- On Sunday, thousands of cyclists will hit the streets of New York City for the 39th annual Five Boro Bike Tour.

Organizers say that participants should not bring any bags, but the small ones attached to bikes.

The 40-mile route takes cyclists from Lower Manhattan up to the Bronx, then into Queens and Brooklyn, and finally over the Verrazano Bridge into Staten Island.


Manhattan Portion:

Whitehall Street between South Street and Water Street

State Street between Whitehall Street and Battery Place

Battery Place between State Street and West Street

Washington Street between Battery Place and Morris Street

Greenwich Street between Battery Park and Trinity Place

Trinity Place between Greenwich Street and Cedar Street

Church Street between Cedar Street and Canal Street

Church Street between Thomas Street and Canal Street

White Street between 6th Avenue and Broadway

Walker Street between 6th Avenue and Broadway

Lispenard Street between 6th Avenue and Broadway

Worth Street between Broadway and West Broadway

Leonard Street between West Broadway and Broadway

Franklin Street between Broadway and Church Street

6th Avenue between Franklin Street and West 59th Street

West 59th Street between 6th Avenue and 5th Avenue / Alternate Route

Grand Army Plaza between West 59th Street and East Drive (inside Central Park)/Alternate Route

East Drive between Grand Army Plaza and Center Drive (inside Central Park)/Alternate Route

Center Drive between 5th Avenue and East Drive

East Drive between Center Drive and Adam Clayton Powell Jr. Boulevard

Adam Clayton Powell Jr. Boulevard between West 110th Street and West 135th Street

East / West 135th Street between Adam Clayton Powell Jr. Boulevard and Madison Avenue

Madison Avenue between East 135th Street and East 138th Street

Madison Avenue Bridge (Manhattan to Bronx)

Bronx Portion:

138th Street between Madison Avenue Bridge and 3rd Avenue

3rd Avenue between 138th Street and 3rd Avenue Bridge

Rider Avenue between 138th Street and 137th Street

137th Street between Rider Avenue and 3rd Avenue

3rd Avenue Bridge (Bronx to Manhattan) Continued on the next page

Manhattan Portion (Continued):

HRD/FDR Drive (Southbound) between 3rd Avenue Bridge and East 116th Street

East 116th Street between FDR Drive and Pleasant Avenue

Pleasant Avenue between East 116th Street and East 114th Street

Harlem River Drive/ FDR Drive (Southbound) between 116th Street and 63rd Street Exit

East 63rd Street between FDR Drive (Southbound) and Queensboro Bridge Exit

Queensboro Bridge Exit between East 63rd Street and East 60th Street

Queensboro Bridge (West Bound Lanes from Manhattan to Queens)

Queens Portion:

21st Street between Queens Plaza South and Hoyt Avenue North

Queens Plaza South between 21st Street and Vernon Boulevard / Alternate Route

Hoyt Avenue North between 21st Street and 19th Street

19th Street between Hoyt Avenue North and Ditmars Boulevard

Ditmars Boulevard between 19th Street and Shore Boulevard

Shore Boulevard between Ditmars Boulevard and Astoria Park South

Astoria Park South between Shore Boulevard and 14th Street

14th Street between Astoria Park South and 31st Avenue

31st Avenue between 14th Street and Vernon Boulevard

Vernon Boulevard between 31st Avenue and 44th Drive

44th Drive between Vernon Boulevard and 11th Street

11th Street between 44th Drive and Pulaski Bridge

Pulaski Bridge (Southbound from Queens to Brooklyn)

Brooklyn Portion:

McGuiness Boulevard between Pulaski Bridge and Greenpoint Avenue

Java Street between McGuinness Boulevard and Franklin Street / Alternate Route

Greenpoint Avenue between McGuinness Boulevard and Franklin Street

Franklin Street between Java Street and Kent Avenue

Kent Avenue between Java Street and Williamsburg Street West

Williamsburg Street West between Kent Avenue and Flushing avenue

Flushing Avenue between Williamsburg Street West and Navy Street

North Elliot Place between Flushing Avenue and Park Avenue

Navy Street between Flushing Avenue and York Street

York Street between Navy Street and Gold Street

Gold Street between York Street and Front Street

Front Street between Gold Street and Old Fulton Street

Old Fulton between Furman Street and Prospect Street

Cadman Plaza West between Prospect Street and Tillary Street

Tillary Street between Cadman Plaza West and Adams Street

Brooklyn Bridge Promenade between Tillary Street and Centre Street

Furman Street between Old Fulton Street and Atlantic Avenue

Joralemon Street between Furman Street and Atlantic Avenue

Atlantic Avenue between Furman Street and Columbia Street

Columbia Street between Atlantic Avenue and BQE West Entrance Columbia Street

BQE/ Gowanus Expy between BQE West Entrance Columbia Street and Verrazano

Verrazano Bridge Lower Level (Southbound from Brooklyn to Staten Island)

Staten Island Portion:

Bay Street between New York Avenue and Hylan Boulevard

Hylan Boulevard between Bay Street and Edgewater Street

Edgewater Street/ Front Street between Hylan Boulevard and Hannah Street

Hannah Street between Front Street and Bay Street

Bay Street between Hannah Street and Richmond Terrace