Construction of concrete deck placements will occur in the Eastbound direction of the Newark Bay - Hudson County Extension (NB-HCE) starting on Saturday, September 14, 2019 at 5:00 AM, and lasting until Monday, September 16, 2019, 5:00 AM. Over this period, the Eastbound roadway will be reduced to one lane, and the Columbus Drive Off-Ramp will be closed.
It is anticipated that traffic impacts will be moderate to severe during peak travel periods, typically 10:00 AM - 7:00 PM Saturday and Sunday.
Variable message signs to alert motorists of the construction will be placed along the Eastbound Roadway one week in advance of the planned construction start date.
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.Read More