Earlier today, the MTA issued a brief press release to announce bus diversions due to the annual Easter Parade:
The annual Easter Parade in Manhattan will be held on Sunday, April 24, 2011 between 10 a.m. and 5 p.m. on Fifth Avenue between 49th and 57th Streets. For customers who what to show off their chic chapeaus, the closest subway station is at Fifth Avenue/53rd Street on the E line.
Due to street closures for the parade, the following bus routes will be affected: M2, M3, M4, M5, Q32, BxM3, BxM4, BxM6, BxM7, BxM7A, BxM9, BxM10 and BxM11.
MTA Bus, MTA New York City Transit buses and subways, as well as MTA Staten Island Railway, will operate on a regular Sunday schedule.
xoxo Transit Blogger