3.0 Getting Around New York by Road
Each week the city compiles a list of major roadways affected by scheduled construction, maintenance, closings, and other advisories. This list can be found here.
The weekend list can be found here.
The following is a list of good sites to find information that will give you up-to-the-minute traffic reports to help you avoid the messes and get from here to there as quick as possible.
• Newsday Up-To-The-Minute Traffic
• WNBC Shadow Traffic
• Eyewitness News Traffic
• 1010 WINS Traffic Ticker
• MetroCommute Traffic Check
•MTA Bridges & Tunnels Advisories
Live Traffic Webcams
• DOT Traffic Webcams
• 1010 WINS Jam Cams
The alternate side parking suspension calendar can be found here.
Information on the area tunnels, bridges, and terminals can be found on these sites:
•MTA - Metropolitan Transportation Authority Official Website
•Port Authority of NY & NJ Official Website
•The Crossings of Metro New York
To find general information on roads in NYC, visit this site. Information on bike and truck routes are also available on this site.
To find maps, historical information, and current conditions of major area roadways, visit this site.