THE PORT AUTHORITY OF NY & NJ

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TRAVEL ADVISORY - For Users of the Lincoln Tunnel

Date: Jun 24, 2016
Press Release Number: 110-2016

LANE CLOSURES THIS WEEKEND ON DYER AVENUE SOUTH, DUE TO MILLING AND PAVING WORK

The roadway leading from the inbound Lincoln Tunnel to 36th street, known as Dyer Avenue South, will be subject to closure from 10 p.m., Friday, June 24 until approximately 10 p.m. on Sunday, June 26 due to milling and paving work. Affected drivers should anticipate detours and diversions. The Lincoln Tunnel will remain open in both directions throughout this work.

The Port Authority scheduled these closures in conjunction with other regional agencies to minimize traffic impacts.

To receive real time traffic updates, travelers should register for Bridge and Tunnel Alerts at www.paalerts.com, call 511 or visit www.511NY.org or www.511NJ.org.

Contact:
The Port Authority of New York and New Jersey
212-435-7777

Founded in 1921, the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey builds, operates, and maintains many of the most important transportation and trade infrastructure assets in the country. The agency’s network of aviation, ground, rail, and seaport facilities is among the busiest in the country, supports more than 550,000 regional jobs, and generates more than $23 billion in annual wages and $80 billion in annual economic activity. The Port Authority also owns and manages the 16-acre World Trade Center site, where the 1,776-foot-tall One World Trade Center is now the tallest skyscraper in the Western Hemisphere. The Port Authority receives no tax revenue from either the State of New York or New Jersey or from the City of New York. The agency raises the necessary funds for the improvement, construction or acquisition of its facilities primarily on its own credit. For more information, please visit http://www.panynj.gov.