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Traffic advisory for Saturday and Sunday, September 16 and 17, 2017

September 13, 2017

Transportation

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Hub on Wheels and other special events will be taking place.

Hub on Wheels and other special events taking place on Saturday, September 16, and Sunday, September 17, will impact traffic and parking in the City of Boston.  Those attending the events are encouraged not to drive their personal vehicles.  Information on Hubway, the regional bike-share service, may be found at www.theHubway.com and information on the MBTA may be found at www.MBTA.com .  For a faster return trip, the MBTA advises riders to purchase a round-trip rather than a one-way ticket.  Walking is also a great way to travel around Boston.

Saturday and Sunday, September 16 and 17, 2017

Hub on Wheels related events will take place on City Hall Plaza on both Saturday, September 16, and Sunday, September 17.  The Hub on Wheels bike ride through Boston will take place on Sunday only, beginning at 8 AM on Congress Street behind Boston City Hall.  For detailed information regarding Hub on Wheels, including planned bike ride routes and a car free Storrow Drive, please see http://tdhubonwheels.com/ .

On Saturday, September 16, traffic delays should be expected from 11:30 AM to 12:30 PM near City Hall Plaza on Cambridge, Sudbury, Congress, State and Court Streets, for a Hub on Wheels related event. 

On Sunday, September 17, the following City of Boston streets will be closed to traffic from 7 AM to 9 AM.

  • Congress Street, between New Sudbury Street and State Street (southbound lane)
  • Cambridge Street, between Court Street and New Sudbury Street (northbound lane)

 “Tow Zone No Stopping, Boston Police Special Event, Saturday and Sunday” parking restrictions will be in effect as follows.

  • Cambridge Street, both sides, Court Street to New Chardon Street
  • Congress Street, City Hall side, North Street to State Street
  • Court Square, both sides, the entire length, inbound and outbound
  • Court Street, both sides, Washington Street to Cambridge Street
  • New Chardon Street, both sides, Cambridge Street to Merrimac Street
  • New Sudbury Street, both sides, Cambridge Street to Congress Street
  • State Street, both sides, Congress Street to Washington Street
  • Washington Street, both sides, Water Street to Court Street

“Tow Zone No Stopping, Boston Police Special Event, Saturday” parking restrictions will be in effect as follows.

  • Congress Street, City Hall side, New Sudbury Street to North Street

“Tow Zone No Stopping, Boston Police Special Event, Sunday” parking restrictions will be in effect as follows.

  • Cambridge Street, odd side, New Chardon Street to Charles Circle

Saturday, September 16, 2017

The South Boston Street Festival

  • East Broadway, between I Street and L Street, will be closed to traffic from 7AM to 6PM.

“Tow Zone No Stopping Saturday” parking restrictions will be in effect as follows.

  • East Broadway, both sides, I Street to L Street
  • L Street, odd side, L Street heading south for the first two street lights
  • Municipal Parking Lot, #650-652 E. Broadway, all spaces in the parking lot

The Uphams Corner Street Festival

Stoughton Street, between Columbia Road and Pleasant Street, will be closed to traffic from 9 AM to 5 PM

“Tow Zone No Stopping Boston Police Special Event Saturday 8 AM to 5 PM” parking restrictions will be in effect as follows.

  • Stoughton Street, both sides, Columbia Road to Everett Avenue/Sumner Street

The ABCD All Bright Community Center Grand Opening

  • Commonwealth Avenue Carriage Road, from Spofford Road to Long Avenue, will be closed to traffic from 12 PM until 5 PM

Sunday, September 17, 2017

The Boston Local Food Festival

  • Milk Street, from Surface Road to Atlantic Avenue, will be closed to traffic from 6 AM to 8 PM

The South Street Diner Customer Appreciation Day

  • South Street, from Beach Street to Kneeland Street, will be closed to traffic from 10 AM to 6 PM