NEWS: Trump to shut down 5th Ave everytime he comes to NYC


As President-elect Donald Trump prepares to fight gridlock in Washington, the city he leaves behind should get ready for the real thing.

The NYPD and the Secret Service are negotiating how to secure Trump Tower, the President-elect’s home and headquarters, with measures that could include shutting down Fifth Ave.

The two agencies are scheduled to meet Thursday to develop plans to keep troublemakers at bay, according to a police source, who said the Secret Service wants to keep traffic off the busy avenue whenever Trump is in town.

But top brass in the Police Department have argued that shutting down even a portion of one of the city’s major avenues would be a nightmare that “can’t happen.”

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