If you are planning to travel to New York this Sunday, please be aware that due to the the NYC Marathon, both levels of the Verrazano bridge will close from 7 a.m. to 3 p.m. this Sunday, November 5, 2017, and the Bay Street and Lily Pond Avenue exits of the Staten Island Expressway will also shut down from 3 a.m. to 3 p.m.

The MTA will also close the upper level of the bridge in both directions at 11 p.m. on Saturday to prepare the roadway for the marathon

Please plan an alternate route and expect significant delays.