West 23 Street, East 23 Street

Direction:
East/West
Western Terminus:
11 Avenue in Manhattan
Eastern Terminus:
FDR Drive in Manhattan
Distance:
1.90 miles
Counties:
New York

23 Street is a major east/west street in Manhattan, extending from 11 Avenue to the FDR Drive. It is known as West 23 Street to the west of 5 Avenue and as East 23 Street to the east. The entire length is a four-lane undivided road with traffic lights. At the western terminus, access to NY 9A is provided through 11 Avenue and West 24 Street.

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