Upcoming April DOT Construction Embargoes

Posted on April, 14 2017

There are several upcoming DOT construction embargoes for the month of April.

During DOT construction embargoes, only emergency work authorized by the Department of Transportation may take place. Any non-emergency DOT permits issued prior to the date of this notice are suspended for the dates and locations indicated. Utility cover openings are restricted unless an emergency authorization number has been obtained from the DOT. Emergency work may be performed if an emergency number is obtained by the permittee pursuant to the provisions of section 2-11 of the Department’s Highway Rules which can be found here.

Easter Sunday Mass Construction Embargo

April 14-16, 2017

Manhattan: 5th Avenue between East 47th Street and East 57th Street

See map here.


Car Free Earth Day Construction Embargo

April 17-22, 2017

Manhattan: Broadway between 17th Street and 47th Street

See map here.


Five Boro Bike Tour Construction Embargo

April 28- May 7, 2017

All Boroughs, see map as certain locations are subject to a five day embargo.

See map here.