08/03/15: Construction Update

The following work is scheduled over the next three weeks:

 Toll Plaza

  • West side (exiting 14A): construction continues on the new toll lane and toll island. 
  • East side (entering 14A): construction of the new building and utilities continue.
  • Individual (single) Toll Lanes will be closed nightly, 8:00PM to 5:00AM M-F, beginning the week of 08/10/15.  This work is expected to last for two weeks.

 Ramps between the Toll Plaza and the Hudson County Extension (HCE)  

  • Widening construction continues on the ramps to and from the west bound HCE.
  • Demolition work on the Avenue C and JFK Boulevard bridge structures will continue.  On Monday, 08/03, there will be short duration closures of Avenue C at Frontage Road in support of demolition operations.  This work will be supported by Bayonne or Jersey City Police.  Frontage Road will remain open.   
  • Retaining wall construction along Frontage Road continues. This work will also be supported by Jersey City Police.
  • Local street level work at Garfield, Avenue C and JFK Boulevard bridges continues.
  • Proposed Sign Structure Locations adjacent to the corner of Avenue B / E58th Street Corner, corner of Avenue C Structure and Garfield Avenue Structure (PSE&G Sub-Station) will be constructed.  When needed, Bayonne PD or Jersey City PD will be asked to support this effort.
  • Work has started under the Turnpike Bridge over Route 440, near the Newark Bay.  Access is being provided from Route 440.

 Avenue E / Proposed Roundabout

  • Deep sewer construction in the median of Avenue E continues.  
  • Water main work on E52nd Street between Avenue E and Broadway and on Avenue E at 50th Street has started.  Daily street closures are planned the week of 08/03/15.  This work will be supported by Bayonne Police.
  • Extended and overnight work shifts are expected.

 Route 440 and Pulaski Street Intersection / Jughandle

  • The southbound Route 440 Jughandle at Pulaski Street has been reduced to a single lane.  Deep sewer construction has started.
  • Utility relocation will continue on Pulaski Street at Route 440.

 Ramp Area East of Route 440

  • Ground improvements in advance of new ramp construction continues.

 Building Demolition

  • Work continues in advance of building demolition for the Millions Warehouse on Pulaski Street at Route 440.

July 30 & 31: Traffic Advisory

JFK Boulevard:  Demolition work will be performed on the Turnpike Bridge over JFK Boulevard in Bayonne tomorrow, Thursday, July 30, 2015. This work requires the placement of a large crane on southbound JFK Boulevard with local impacts to traffic.  Beginning at 5:00AM, north and southbound (two way) traffic will be shifted onto the northbound roadway.  Temporary traffic holds will be implemented throughout the day in support of the work.  These traffic holds will effectively shut down JFK Boulevard to through traffic at Frontage Road (Ramp to Route 440).  The individual traffic holds are not expected to exceed one (1) hour.  The work is expected to be completed by 5:00PM.  Access to Frontage Road from JFK Boulevard will not be available.  A detour route has been established and the work will be supported by Bayonne and Jersey City Police Departments.

Avenue C:  Demolition work will be performed on the Turnpike Bridge over Avenue C in Jersey City on Friday, July 31, 2015. This work requires the placement of a large crane on southbound Avenue C with local impacts to traffic.  Beginning at 5:00AM, north and southbound (two way) traffic will be shifted onto the northbound roadway.  Two (2) temporary traffic holds will be implemented during the late morning in support of the work.  These traffic holds will shut down Avenue C to through traffic at Frontage Road (Ramp to Route 440).  The individual traffic holds are not expected to exceed one (1) hour.  The work is expected to be completed by 3:00PM.  Access to Frontage Road from Avenue C will not be affected.  A detour route has been established and the work will be supported by Bayonne and Jersey City Police Departments.

Thank you for your patience. If you have additional questions, please call the toll free hotline at 1-800-671-6872. Please inform the operator that you have an urgent message and you’ll receive a return call within 24-hours.

07/27/15: Construction Update

The following work is scheduled over the next three weeks:

Toll Plaza

  • West side (exiting 14A): construction continues on the new toll lane and toll island.
  • East side (entering 14A): construction of the new building and utilities continue.
  • Individual (single) toll lanes will be closed nightly, 8:00PM to 5:00AM M-F, beginning the week of 08/03/15.  This work is expected to last for two weeks.

Ramps between the Toll Plaza and the Hudson County Extension (HCE)  

  • Widening construction continues on the ramps to and from the west bound HCE.
  • Demolition work on the Avenue C and JFK Boulevard bridge structures continues.  Expect local street lane closures and traffic holds mid-day, the week of 07/27/15, for bridge demolition on Avenue C and JFK Boulevard.  This work will be supported by Bayonne or Jersey City Police.
  • Retaining wall construction along Frontage Road continues. This work will also be supported by Jersey City Police.
  • Local street level work at Garfield, Avenue C and JFK Boulevard bridges continues.
  • Proposed Sign Structure Locations adjacent to the corner of Avenue B / E58th Street Corner, corner of Avenue C Structure and Garfield Avenue Structure (PSE&G Sub-Station) will be constructed.  When needed, Bayonne PD or Jersey City PD will be asked to support this effort.

Avenue E / Proposed Roundabout

  • Deep sewer construction will move into the median of Avenue E the week of 07/27.
  • Two way traffic will be split to provide a single lane in each direction leaving a median work zone between E50th Street and E53rd Street the week of 07/27.  Access to E52nd Street from northbound Avenue E will not be available.  This work zone is expected to be in place for three weeks.  This work will be supported by Bayonne Police.
  • Extended and overnight work shifts are expected.

Route 440 and Pulaski Street Intersection / Jughandle

  • The southbound Route 440 Jughandle at Pulaski Street will be reduced to a single lane during the week of 07/27 to accommodate deep sewer construction.
  • Utility relocation will continue on Pulaski Street at Route 440.

Ramp Area East of Route 440

  • Ground improvements in advance of new ramp construction continues.

Building Demolition

  • Work continues in advance of building demolition for the Millions Warehouse on Pulaski Street at Route 440.

07/20/15: Construction Update

The following work is scheduled over the next three weeks:

Toll Plaza

  • West side (exiting 14A): construction continues on the new toll lane and toll island.
  • East side (entering 14A): construction of the new building and utilities continue.

Ramps between the Toll Plaza and the Hudson County Extension (HCE)  

  • Widening construction continues on the ramps to and from the west bound HCE.
  • Demolition work on the Avenue C and JFK Boulevard bridge structures continues.  Expect local street lane closures and traffic holds mid-day for bridge demolition on Avenue C and JFK Boulevard.  This work will be supported by Bayonne or Jersey City Police.
  • Retaining wall construction along Frontage Road continues. This work will also be supported by Jersey City Police.
  • Local street level work at Garfield, Avenue C and JFK Boulevard bridges continues.
  • Proposed Sign Structure Locations adjacent to the corner of Avenue B / E58th Street Corner, corner of Avenue C Structure and Garfield Avenue Structure (PSE&G Sub-Station) will be constructed.  When needed, Bayonne PD or Jersey City PD will be asked to support this effort.

Avenue E / Proposed Roundabout

  • Water main installation on the Turnpike Service Road continues.
  • Deep sewer construction will move into the medina of Avenue E.
  • Two way traffic will be moved onto the northbound (east) side of Avenue E early in the week of 7/20.  Later this week, traffic will be split to provide a single lane in each direction leaving a median work zone. This work will be supported by Bayonne Police.
  • Extended work shifts are expected.

Route 440 and Pulaski Street Intersection / Jughandle

  • The southbound Route 440 Jughandle at Pulaski Street will be reduced to a single lane during the week of 7/20 to accommodate deep sewer construction.
  • Utility relocation will continue on Pulaski Street at Route 440.

Ramp Area East of Route 440

  • Ground improvements in advance of new ramp construction continues.

Building Demolition

  • Work continues in advance of building demolition for the Millions Warehouse on Pulaski Street at Route 440.

07/13/15: Construction Update

The following work is scheduled over the next three weeks:

Toll Plaza

  • West side (exiting 14A): construction continues on the new toll lane and toll island.  Nighttime closures of the western most Toll Lane are expected during the week of 07/13 to 07/17 from 9:00PM to 5:00AM for construction.
  • East side (entering 14A): construction of the new building and utilities continue.

Ramps between the Toll Plaza and the Hudson County Extension (HCE)  

  • Widening construction continues on the ramps to and from the west bound HCE.
  • Demolition work on the Avenue C and JFK Boulevard bridge structures continues.  Expect local street lane closures and traffic holds mid-day for bridge demolition on Avenue C and JFK Boulevard.  This work will be supported by Bayonne or Jersey City Police.
  • Retaining wall construction along Frontage Road continues. This work will also be supported by Jersey City Police.
  • Local street level work at Garfield, Avenue C and JFK Boulevard bridges continues.
  • Proposed Sign Structure Locations adjacent to the corner of Avenue B / E58th Street Corner, corner of Avenue C Structure and Garfield Avenue Structure (PSE&G Sub-Station) will be constructed.  When needed, Bayonne PD or Jersey City PD will be asked to support this effort.

Avenue E / Proposed Roundabout

  • Water main installation on the Turnpike Service Road continues.
  • Deep sewer construction on the east side continues.
  • Removal of raised median areas in preparation for temporary pavement continues.
  • Extended work shifts are expected.

Route 440 and Pulaski Street Intersection / Jughandle

  • The southbound Route 440 Jughandle at Pulaski Street will be reduced to a single lane during the week of 7/20 to accommodate deep sewer construction.
  • Utility relocation will continue on Pulaski Street at Route 440.

Ramp Area East of Route 440

  • Ground improvements in advance of new ramp construction continues.

Building Demolition

  • Work continues in advance of building demolition for the Millions Warehouse on Pulaski Street at Route 440.

07/06/15: Construction Update

The following work is scheduled over the next three weeks:

Toll Plaza

  • West side (entering 14A): construction continues on the new toll lane and toll island.  The western most Toll Lane will be closed during the weekend of 7/10 from 9:00PM through 7/13 at 4:00AM for construction. All other lanes will remain open.
  • East side (leaving 14A): construction of the new building and utilities continue.

Ramps between the Toll Plaza and the Hudson County Extension (HCE)  

  • Widening construction continues on the ramps to and from the west bound HCE.
  • Demolition work on the Garfield Avenue and Avenue C bridge structures continues.  On 7/09, expect lane closures and traffic holds mid-day for bridge demolition on Avenue C.  This work will be supported by Jersey City Police.
  • Retaining wall construction along Frontage Road continues. This work will also be supported by Jersey City Police.
  • Local street level work at Garfield and Avenue C bridge continues.
  • Proposed Sign Structure Locations adjacent to the corner of Avenue B / E58th Street Corner, corner of Avenue C Structure and Garfield Avenue Structure (PSE&G Sub-Station) will be constructed beginning the week of 7/13.  When needed, Bayonne PD or Jersey City PD will be asked to support this effort.

Avenue E / Proposed Roundabout

  •  Water main installation on the Turnpike Service Road continues.
  •  Deep sewer construction on the east side continues.
  •  Removal of raised median areas in preparation for temporary pavement continues.
  • Intermittent night work will begin the week of 7/20. This work will be supported by Bayonne PD.

Route 440 and Pulaski Street Intersection / Jughandle

  • The southbound Route 440 Jughandle at Pulaski Street will be reduced to a single lane during the week of 7/06 to accommodate deep sewer construction.
  • Utility relocation will continue on Pulaski Street at Route 440.

Ramp Area East of Route 440

  • Ground improvements in advance of new ramp construction continues.

Building Demolition

  • Daibes Gas Station on Avenue E at E51st Street is expected to be demolished during the week of 7/13.
  • Work continues in advance of building demolition for the Millions Warehouse on Pulaski Street at Route 440.