THE BRONX - There are some construction projects on the roads and rails this weekend to be aware of.

White Plains Road will be closed from 239th Street to 241st Street between 5 a.m. and 9 p.m. on Saturday and Sunday for repairs.

There will also be a construction project on East 240th Street. The road will be closed from White Plains Road to Furman Street on Saturday and Sunday from 5 a.m. to 9 p.m.

The Dominican Republic street festival will take place this weekend and will end late Sunday afternoon. Expect the area between Clay and Webster avenues by 173rd Street to be very busy.

Alternate side of the street parking rules will be in effect this weekend.

There will be no 2 train service at the Wakefield-241st Street station. Shuttle buses will be provided.