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Lift Tests at RFK Bridge Harlem River Lift Span Scheduled for Early Morning Hours of Friday, April 30

Bridges and Tunnels
Updated April 28, 2021 2:15 p.m.

Intermittent Closures of Manhattan Span Planned for Both Directions 


Intermittent, full closures at the Robert F. Kennedy Bridge’s Harlem River Lift Span are scheduled on Friday, April 30, from 12:01 a.m. to 5 a.m. for maintenance work. 

Each closure lasts approximately 20 minutes. Motorists may experience delays and should consider an alternate route. 

Motorists can sign up for MTA e-mail or text alerts at www.mymtaalerts.com for the latest information on this planned work.