Gallery: ‘Summer Streets’ Returns To NYC, Banning Cars from 7 Miles of ...

Summer Streets Route Map 2011
DOT Commissioner Janette Sadik-Khan officially announced the return of the Summer Streets and Weekend Walks programs in June. On August 6, 13, and 20 from 7 a.m. to 1 p.m., the city will close Park Avenue and connecting streets from the Brooklyn Bridge all the way up to Central Park. The DOT has created a route with spurs and rest stops along low-traffic streets to the Hudson River Greenway, Harlem, Governors Island, and other popular destinations.

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  1. JohanH August 7, 2011 at 11:43 pm
    Great initiative! I just wish they would keep expanding on this concept.