Emergency pothole repairs will occur in the Eastbound direction of the Newark Bay - Hudson County Extension (NB-HCE) from Milepost N5.1 to Milepost N7.3 (over Christopher Columbus Dr.) on the Eastbound roadway starting on Monday, January 14, 2019 at 8:00 PM and lasting until Tuesday, January 15, 2019 at 5:00 AM. Over this period, the Eastbound roadway will be reduced to one lane (normal configuration is two lanes) and the Columbus Drive Off-Ramp will be closed. Motorists trying to exit at the Columbus Drive Off-Ramp will be detoured to Marin Boulevard.
Motorists can call 511 from any phone from a hands-free device (Listen for the initial voice prompt and ask for traffic conditions. Motorists can ask for a specific Highway, City, or even a point of interest). Information regarding this project is posted on our web site at http://www.njta.com/our-projects/new-jersey-turnpike. Residents of Jersey City / Hudson County can monitor traffic conditions by accessing Turnpike webcams at http://www.njta.com/travel-resources/camera-list, and http://www.511nj.org/cameras.aspx. Motorists can also download the SafeTrip App for the latest traffic Advisories.