If you are headed down to Empire State Plaza to enjoy the 4th of July fireworks; Be ready for lots of traffic and few places to park. Here's the traffic advisory and parking restrictions list going in to the holiday weekend.

Parking Restrictions:

July 4th at 6:00 a.m. until July 5th at 6:00 a.m.

  • Upper Lincoln Park all roadways between Delaware Avenue & Dr. Martin Luther King Boulevard.

July 4th 12:01 a.m. to 11:59 p.m.

  • Madison Place, North Side from Eagle Street to Philip Street
  • Elm Street, north side from Eagle Street to Grand Street
  • Philip Street, east side from Madison Ave to Warren Street
  • Bleeker Street, south side from Philip Place to Eagle Street

July 4th 6:00 a.m. to 11:59 p.m.

  • Madison Avenue, both sides from S. Swan Street to Eagle Street
  • Street, both sides from S. Swan Street to Eagle Street
  • Washington Avenue, north side from Eagle Street to N. Hawk Street
  • Washington Avenue, south side from S. Swan Street east to just west of NYS Capital
  • Washington Avenue, north side from S. Swan Street west to 111 Washington Avenue
  • N. Hawk Street, east side from Washington Avenue to Elk Street

Road Closures

July 4th at 6:00 a.m. until July 5th at 6:00 a.m. - Closed to ALL Traffic

  • -Upper Lincoln Park roadways between Delaware Avenue & Dr. Martin Luther King Boulevard.

July 4th 8:00 a.m. until 11:59 p.m. - Closed to all except local and emergency traffic

  • Madison Place between Eagle Street & Philip Street
  • Philip Street between Madison Avenue & Myrtle Avenue
  • Elm Street between Eagle Street & Grand Street
  • Wilbur Street between Philip Street & Grand Street
  • Bleeker Place between Philip Street & Eagle Street
  • Myrtle Avenue between Eagle Street & Grand Street

July 4th 3:00 p.m. until 11:59 p.m. - Closed to all but event and emergency traffic

  • Madison Avenue between S. Swan Street & Eagle Street
  • State Street between S. Swan Street & Eagle Street