Film Production Causes Traffic Advisories in Albany and Troy

posted by WGY News - 

A film crew continues work in parts of Albany and Troy.

The movie is about the British rock band "The Smiths," and called "Shoplifters of the World." 

Joe Manganiello is producing and stars in it too. 

Crews will be filming in Albany Tuesday through Friday, and will return to Troy next week. 

Tuesday, October 30, 2018 from 8:00am to 6:00pm (Albany):

Parking Restrictions:

Madison Avenue: north side from W. Lawrence Street to Allen Street.

Western Avenue: both north and south sides from Allen Street to W. Lawrence Street.

Temporary Road Closure during filming:

Both Madison Avenue and Western Avenue from Allen Street to W. Lawrence Street.

APD will be on site to temporarily and intermittently stop all vehicle traffic when crews are filming a scene.

Traffic will otherwise not be interrupted.

Wednesday, October 31, 2018 from 7:00am until Thursday, November 1, 2018 at 7:00am (Albany):

Parking Restrictions:

Central Avenue: north side from Lark Street to Henry Johnson Boulevard.

Temporary Road Closures during filming:NO ROAD CLOSURES OR TRAFFIC INTERRUPTIONS.

Thursday, November 1, 2018 from 2:30pm until Friday, November 2, 2018, at 7:00am (Albany):

Parking Restrictions:

Catherine Street: both north and south sides from Delaware Avenue to Oneida Terrace.

Avondale Terrace: both east and west sides from Catherine Street south 8 spaces on each side.

Delaware Avenue: both east and west sides from Holland Avenue/Morton Avenue south to Catherine Street.

Road Closures and Temporary Road Closures during filming:

Catherine Street: will be closed to all traffic during these dates and hours.

Avondale Terrace: 8 parking spaces closed south of Catherine Street.

Delaware Avenue: temporary and intermittent stoppage of traffic during filming.

APD units on scene directing traffic.

Sunday, November 4 – Thursday, November 8 (Troy)

Parking restrictions on 16th Street between Park Boulevard and Sausse Avenue from 2:00 pm to 6:00 am each day.

Additional parking restrictions in the vicinity of the following intersections

Park Boulevard and 16th Street

Massachusetts Avenue and 16th Street

Sausse Avenue and 16th Street

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