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Press Release
July 30, 2014
Northbound Henry Hudson Parkway lanes closed Sunday, August 3 for the 2014 NYC Triathlon
All northbound lanes of the Henry Hudson Parkway leading to the Bronx-bound Henry Hudson Bridge will be closed Sunday, August 3, between 4 a.m. and noon for the biking portion of the annual NYC Triathlon.  Motorists are advised to expect delays and use an alternate route during this period.
The bicycle portion of the event travels up the Henry Hudson Parkway from 79th Street, crosses the bridge, exits at Moshulu Parkway, makes a U–turn at West Gun Hill Road and returns southbound along the same route.
The southbound lanes of the bridge heading into Manhattan will remain open throughout the event. Also, the West Side Highway will be closed northbound from 56th Street to the Henry Hudson Bridge, as well as from the Henry Hudson Bridge to Mosholu Parkway.
For information about the event follow this link:, or check our website at for Current Service Status on any MTA mode of travel.  Motorists can also use our MTA Bridges and Tunnels’ Drive Time online virtual app that provides graphically animated views of current travel speed and travel time on our facilities. A mobile compatible version in text format is also available to assist commuters. In addition, iPhone and Android versions of this app is available at this link: