NYC traffic: Lower Manhattan street closures for 9/11 anniversary ceremony

Several streets near the World Trade Center are closed for the 9/11 memorial ceremony.

Wednesday marks the 18th anniversary of the Sept. 11 terror attacks in lower Manhattan.

A somber ceremony is planned at the World Trade Center to honor the lives lost on the tragic day, and the city will be shutting down streets in the vicinity for several hours. The ceremony will begin in the morning and conclude at 12:30 p.m.

The following roads will be closed at the discretion of the NYPD.

  • All streets bound by Barclay Street, Broadway, Battery Place and West Street
  • Liberty Street between West Street and South End Avenue
  • Albany Street between West Street and South End Avenue
  • West Thames Street between West Street and South End Avenue
  • South End Avenue between Liberty and West Thames streets
  • Little West Street between West Thames Street and Battery Place

Lauren Cook