United Nations General Assembly from September 12-25. Expect street closures.

Friday, September 8, 2017

The 72nd Regular Session of the UN General Assembly (UNGA 72) will convene at UN Headquarters on Tuesday, September 12, 2017 until September 25.

The General Debate will open on Tuesday, 19 September 2017, with a focus on the theme, ‘Focusing on People: Striving for Peace and a Decent Life for All on a Sustainable Planet’.

Expect street closures from September 18-23 in Eastside Manhattan (40s).

Vehicle Street Closures:

Closures will start at approximately 6:00 AM on Monday morning September 18th and continue to approximately 9:00 PM on Saturday night September 23rd / Closures will be
in place for six days listed above.

Upper level of 1st Avenue between 42nd Street and 48th Street
42nd, 44th, 45th, 46th and 47th Street between 1st and 2nd Avenues
Commercial Sanitation access 12:00 AM X 7:00 AM at 44th Street checkpoint

Pedestrian Check Points:

Starting at approximately 7:00 AM to 7:00 PM each day:
42nd, 44th, 45th, 46th on 2nd Avenue
42nd, 46th, 49th on 1st Avenue

For more information, follow the 17th Precinct on Twitter at @NYPD17pct, or call their Community Information Line at 646-246-7882. The line will be activated on September 12.


SDG Knowledge Hub (Sustainable Development Group) email

UN website:  www.un.org/en/ga

17th Precinct Street Activities Bulletin


2017 UNGA Info
2017 UNGA Map


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