Construction will occur in the Eastbound direction of the Newark Bay - Hudson County Extension (NB-HCE) from Milepost N5.1 to Milepost N6.0 (14C toll plaza), starting on 4/26/2019 and lasting until 4/29/2019. Over this period, the Eastbound (HWE) roadway will be reduced to one lane approaching the 14C toll plaza (normal configuration is two lanes) and toll lanes 5-7 will be closed. Toll lanes 8 and 9 along the Westbound (HEW) roadway at the 14C toll plaza will also be closed.
It is anticipated that traffic impacts will be moderate to severe during peak weekend travel periods, specifically 9:00AM - 9:00PM on Saturday and Sunday.
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