A per tradition, the famous Rockefeller Christmas Tree Lighting Ceremony will take place tonight.
Also per tradition is the traffic that follows. 'Gridlock Sam' spoke with PIX11's Lisa Mateo about how to navigate through the worst of the standstills.
Midtown, and the extra strain that could take place in areas like Hoboken, Queens and the Long Island Railroad, where Sandy took a major toll on its transportation systems.
'Gridlock Sam' also gave estimates on when he perceives the LIRR and PATH will be fully restored and how to score a coveted parking space in Manhattan during the holiday season when they're few and far between.
For all this information and more, watch the interview.