Traffic Changes On Flatbush, New Park Ave.
Flatbush Avenue will be closed at the Amtrak railroad crossing between New Park Avenue and Newfield Avenue. Flatbush Avenue will also be closed between New Park Avenue and Ahern Street. (See a map showing the changes)
New Park Avenue will remain open to through traffic, but there will be no turns allowed onto Flatbush Avenue in either direction. Traffic shifts and lane closures on New Park Avenue should be expected.
A fully marked detour will be in place directing traffic to Newfield Avenue, New Britain Avenue, New Park Avenue, Talcott Road, and Quaker Lane South. Signs will be posted on I-84 westbound directing motorists to use Exit 44 (Prospect Street) as an alternate route to New Park Avenue.