Palisades Interstate Parkway Southbound to be Closed August 11 for Ironman U.S. Championship

On Saturday, August 11, 2012, the Palisades Interstate Parkway will be closing the southbound lanes from Exit 18 to the George Washington Bridge from 2 am to 8 pm for the bicycling portion of the Ironman U.S. Championship.

The New York State Police and the New York State Park Police will be facilitating the entrance/exit ramp closures for the duration of the event. It is a certainty that traffic congestion will be experienced throughout our county on Saturday, August 11th. This anticipated congestion will present unique challenges to all of us.

Please use Route 9W. For the full traffic guide, click http://nycic.namnori.com/files/2012/08/NYC+NJ_TrafficImpact_online_8-2.pdf.