Hofstra Presidential Debate, September 26th, 2016
September 26th, 2016
On Monday, September 26th, several roads surrounding the Hofstra Campus in Garden City will be closed in preparation for the Presidential Debate starting at 3:00am thru 1:00 am Tuesday.
Scheduled closures for ALL TRAFFIC:
-Hempstead Turnpike from Oak Street to Merrick Ave
-Oak Street from Westbury Blvd to Hempstead Turnpike
-Uniondale Avenue at Hempstead Turnpike
This will affect service on the following routes: n70/71/72, n35, n16, n6X (to NCC), n43, n51, n45, n27 n24 (to East Meadow) As a result, expect EXTREME delays for these routes. We do not yet know the exact detours these routes will take (this will be decided based on Secret Service road closures and routes), but service to the following locations may be disrupted:
-60 Charles Lindbergh (Department of Social Services)
Expect extreme delays on the n15, n22, n23,n24, 47/48/49 due to extra traffic being diverted to Front Street and Old Country Road.
Please check back to this page or our Twitter and Facebook pages for updates to service the day of the debate. Also, please use the real time arrival feature on our GoMobile app, to get accurate arrival times for your bus.