Date:  Jul 16, 2008

Press Release Number:  73


TRAFFIC ADVISORY - LANE CLOSING PLANNED FOR WEST STREET TO ACCOMMODATE WORLD TRADE CENTER REBUILDING WORK

One northbound lane will be closed on West Street between Liberty and Vesey streets from 10 p.m. Friday, July 18, through 5 a.m. Saturday, August 9, to accommodate ongoing rebuilding work at the World Trade Center site. Two northbound lanes will remain open during this time.

Motorists should expect delays and should consider alternate routes, especially during rush hours and other heavy travel periods.

Contact: Steve Coleman, 212 435-7777