Activists blocked the entrance to the Marine Transfer Station site at East 91st Street and York Avenue.
The 30-second spot focuses on the dangers of the station for kids who play at nearby Asphalt Green.
The protest was in response to the city's plan to remove trees on the site of a planned ramp.
The project is built nearly 6 feet below FEMA-recommended limits, a city report shows.
State Sen. Adriano Espaillat says the Upper East Side transfer station would help the air quality uptown.
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