NEW YORK CITY — The New York City Dept. of Transportation
will demolish the southern and northern portions of the
Steinway Street Bridge over the Grand Central Parkway (GCP)
during the weekends of February 18–20 and 25–27. During
these weekends, the temporary Steinway Street Bridge will
remain open to two lanes of northbound traffic.
The following lane and ramp closures and detours will be in
effect during these weekends from 12:01 a.m. Saturday
through 5:00 a.m. Monday.
Grand Central Parkway (GCP)
Eastbound: One eastbound lane on the Grand Central Parkway
will be closed between 31st Street and 49th Street. There
will be two available eastbound travel lanes.
Westbound: Two westbound lanes on the Grand Central Parkway
will be closed between 49th Street and the Triboro Bridge
approach. There will be one available westbound travel lane.
Astoria Blvd. South @ 33rd Street GCP Eastbound Entrance
Ramp: This ramp will be closed.
Parking Restrictions: There will be no stopping allowed
along Astoria Boulevard (North/South) between 31st Street
and 49th Street starting from 12 noon Friday through 5:00
Brooklyn Queens Expressway (BQE)
GCP Entrance Ramp: From the northbound/westbound BQE will
be closed. Northbound BQE motorists will be detoured onto
Astoria Boulevard North for access to the Triboro Bridge
and local streets.
GCP Westbound Entrance Ramp @ 74th Street: This will be
closed and traffic will continue on Astoria Blvd. North to
the Triboro Bridge and local streets.
Source: Black Car News