Award–winning journalist Andrea Bernstein is Senior Editor for Politics & Policy for WNYC News. She has previously served as Metro Editor, Political Director, Director of Transportation Nation, and Senior Reporter.
There will be more cars out on the roads this week than any time during the year, motorists on the Whitestone Expressway, the Hutchinson Parkway, and the Pulaski Skyway will spend triple the time on the road that they normally would, according to a new report.
The New York University Rudin Center for Transportation Policy and Management report says nine out of 10 Americans who travel this week do so by car, and AAA is predicting that the coming 11-day period will bring the highest traffic volume the country has seen in a decades.
The worst road in Manhattan this week? The FDR Drive during the evening rush.
Here's the Rudin Center List of What To Avoid