Truck Pamphlet (PDF)

Association of Bi-State Motor Carriers created the PDF documents below (in English and Spanish) to explain the upcoming traffic shift and signage to their truck drivers.

Bi-State Flyer (English version)

Bi-State Flyer_SPANISH

Nov. 9th Traffic Shift Pamphlet (PDF)

This past Friday, October 23, 2015, public outreach efforts began to disseminate information about the forthcoming traffic shift which will be fully implemented on November 9, 2015. A new pamphlet began circulation around Bayonne residents and businesses in the project vicinity, including several extra copies placed at Value City Furniture and QuickChek on E. 53rd Street. This new full-color, two sided pamphlet is available here for download and printing by clicking the link below.

Traffic Shift Pamphlet

If you have questions, please call our toll-free 800 number or email the project outreach team at info@NJTA14A.com for a prompt response. Thank you.

10/26/15: Construction Update

The following work is scheduled over the next three weeks:
 
Toll Plaza
  • East side (entering 14A): renovation of existing Toll Utility Building will continue.
  • Construction on the new east Toll Lane began this week.
  • Individual (single) Toll Lanes will be closed nightly, 8:00PM to 5:00AM M-F, will continue through the week of 10/26/15.
  • Eastbound 53rd Street will be closed at Avenue E (Toll Plaza) at midnight on 11/06/15.  Access to local business will be maintained.  Westbound 53rd Street from the Toll Plaza will not change.  The Eastbound closure is expected to be in place for six (6) months.  This is a major traffic change.
  • Traffic from the Toll Plaza to Port Jersey Boulevard and Route 440 will be shifted left (east), onto the existing (one-way) bridge in a two-way pattern during the weekend of 11/06/15 – 11/08/15.  This is a major traffic shift.

PLEASE CLICK HERE TO SEE THE FULL PAMPHLET AND DETAILS.

 

Ramps between the Toll Plaza and the Hudson County Extension (HCE)
  • Widening construction continues on the ramps to and from the west bound HCE
  • Retaining wall construction along Frontage Road continues. This work will be supported by Jersey City and Bayonne Police as needed.
  • Local street level work at Garfield, Avenue C and JFK Boulevard bridges continues. This work will also be supported by Jersey City and Bayonne Police as needed.
  • 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), Toll Plaza Parking Area will be constructed. When needed, Bayonne PD or Jersey City PD will be asked to support this effort.
  • Work continues on a VMS Sign Structure under the Turnpike Bridge over Route 440, near the Newark Bay. Access is being provided from Route 440.
  • Ramp from westbound HCE to Toll Plaza will be shifted onto new pavement and a new median work zone created the week of 11/02/15.
Avenue E / Proposed Roundabout
  • Water main work on E52nd Street between Avenue E and Broadway and on Avenue E between E50th Street and E52nd Street will continue.  Daily closures, 8:00AM to 3:30PM, of E52nd Street and detours of Avenue E are expected. This work will be supported by Bayonne Police.
  • Deep foundation work on new bridge piers will continue. This work will be performed in dedicated work zones.
  •  Northbound Avenue E traffic has been shifted to a new alignment, east of the Connector Bridge, between E50th Street and the Toll Plaza.  The left turn at 53rd Street is no longer available.  Traffic from Port Jersey Boulevard to the Turnpike cannot make a right turn onto the service road at 53rd Street. THIS IS A MAJOR TRAFFIC SHIFT. CLICK HERE FOR PAMPHLET.
Connector Bridge (Bridge from the Toll Plaza to Port Jersey Boulevard)
  • A two-way traffic pattern will be implemented on the bridge ramp from Port Jersey Boulevard to the Toll Plaza beginning 11/09/15.
  • Pedestrian usage of the bridge for access to and from Port Jersey Boulevard continues to be prohibited.
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 continues.
  • Utility relocation work will continue on Pulaski Street at Route 440. This work will be supported by Bayonne and Jersey City Police.
Ramp Area East of Route 440
  • Ground improvement work in advance of new ramp construction continues.

10/19/15: Construction Update

The following work is scheduled over the next three weeks:
 
Toll Plaza
  • East side (entering 14A): renovation of existing Toll Utility Building will continue.
  • Construction on the new east Toll Lane began this week.
  • Individual (single) Toll Lanes will be closed nightly, 8:00PM to 5:00AM M-F, will continue through the week of 10/12/15.
  • Eastbound 53rd Street will be closed at Avenue E (Toll Plaza) at midnight on 11/06/15.  Access to local business will be maintained.  Westbound 53rd Street from the Toll Plaza will not change.  The Eastbound closure is expected to be in place for six (6) months.  This is a major traffic change. CLICK HERE FOR PAMPHLET.
  • Traffic from the Toll Plaza to Port Jersey Boulevard and Route 440 will be shifted left (east), onto the existing (one-way) bridge in a two-way pattern during the weekend of 11/06/15 – 11/08/15.  This is a major traffic shift.
Ramps between the Toll Plaza and the Hudson County Extension (HCE)
  • Widening construction continues on the ramps to and from the west bound HCE
  • Retaining wall construction along Frontage Road continues. This work will be supported by Jersey City and Bayonne Police as needed.
  • Local street level work at Garfield, Avenue C and JFK Boulevard bridges continues. This work will also be supported by Jersey City and Bayonne Police as needed.
  • 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), Toll Plaza Parking Area will be constructed. When needed, Bayonne PD or Jersey City PD will be asked to support this effort.
  • Work continues on a VMS Sign Structure under the Turnpike Bridge over Route 440, near the Newark Bay. Access is being provided from Route 440.
  • Ramp from westbound HCE to Toll Plaza will be shifted onto new pavement and a new median work zone created the week of 10/26/15.
Avenue E / Proposed Roundabout
  • Water main work on E52nd Street between Avenue E and Broadway and on Avenue E between E50th Street and E52nd Street will continue.  Daily closures, 8:00AM to 3:30PM, of E52nd Street and detours of Avenue E are expected. This work will be supported by Bayonne Police.
  • Deep foundation work on new bridge piers will continue. This work will be performed in dedicated work zones.
  •  Northbound Avenue E traffic will be shifted to a new alignment, east of the Connector Bridge, between E50th Street and the Toll Plaza.  The new alignment will be in effect on or about 10/23/15.  The left turn at 53rd Street will be removed.  Traffic from Port Jersey Boulevard to the Turnpike will no longer be able to make a right turn onto the service road at 53rd Street.  This is a major traffic shift. CLICK HERE FOR PAMPHLET.
Connector Bridge (Bridge from the Toll Plaza to Port Jersey Boulevard)
  • A two-way traffic pattern will be implemented on the bridge ramp from Port Jersey Boulevard to the Toll Plaza beginning 11/09/15.
  • Pedestrian usage of the bridge for access to and from Port Jersey Boulevard continues to be prohibited.
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 continues.
  • Utility relocation work will continue on Pulaski Street at Route 440. This work will be supported by Bayonne and Jersey City Police.
Ramp Area East of Route 440
  • Ground improvement work in advance of new ramp construction continues.

10/12/15: Construction Update

The following work is scheduled over the next three weeks:
 
Toll Plaza
  • East side (entering 14A): renovation of existing Toll Utility Building will continue.
  • Construction on the new east Toll Lane began this week.
  • Individual (single) Toll Lanes will be closed nightly, 8:00PM to 5:00AM M-F, will continue through the week of 10/12/15.
  • Eastbound 53rd Street will be closed at Avenue E (Toll Plaza) at midnight on 11/06/15.  Access to local business will be maintained.  Westbound 53rd Street from the Toll Plaza will not change.  The Eastbound closure is expected to be in place for six (6) months.
  • Traffic from the Toll Plaza to Port Jersey Boulevard and Route 440 will be shifted left (east), onto the existing (one-way) bridge in a two-way pattern during the weekend of 11/06/15 – 11/08/15.
Ramps between the Toll Plaza and the Hudson County Extension (HCE)
  • Widening construction continues on the ramps to and from the west bound HCE
  • Retaining wall construction along Frontage Road continues. This work will be supported by Jersey City and Bayonne Police as needed.
  • Local street level work at Garfield, Avenue C and JFK Boulevard bridges continues. This work will also be supported by Jersey City and Bayonne Police as needed.
  • 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), Toll Plaza Parking Area will be constructed. When needed, Bayonne PD or Jersey City PD will be asked to support this effort.
  • Work continues on a VMS Sign Structure under the Turnpike Bridge over Route 440, near the Newark Bay. Access is being provided from Route 440.
  • Ramp from westbound HCE to Toll Plaza will be shifted onto new pavement and a new median work zone created the week of 10/26/15.
Avenue E / Proposed Roundabout
  • Water main work on E52nd Street between Avenue E and Broadway and on Avenue E between E50th Street and E52nd Street will continue.  Daily closures, 8:00AM to 3:30PM, of E52nd Street and detours of Avenue E are expected. This work will be supported by Bayonne Police.
  • Deep foundation work on new bridge piers will continue. This work will be performed in dedicated work zones.
  • Southbound Avenue E will be shifted to the east on 10/12/15 to allow for deep foundation work.
Connector Bridge (Bridge from the Toll Plaza to Port Jersey Boulevard)
  • Temporary widening of the existing bridge structure is being performed.  This work will be supported by Bayonne and State Police as necessary.
  • Pedestrian usage of the bridge for access to and from Port Jersey Boulevard continues to be prohibited. 
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 continues.
  • Utility relocation work will continue on Pulaski Street at Route 440. This work will be supported by Bayonne and Jersey City Police.
Ramp Area East of Route 440
  • Ground improvement work in advance of new ramp construction continues.

10/09/15: Traffic Advisory

Beginning the week of October 19th, 2015, a new traffic alignment will be in effect:
  • Northbound Avenue E traffic will be shifted to a new alignment, east of the Connector Bridge, between E50th Street and the Toll Plaza.
  • Due to this new alignment, making a left turn at 53rd Street will no longer be possible.
  • The last left turn for Bayonne before the Toll Plaza will be at 50th Street.
  • Traffic from Port Jersey Boulevard to the Turnpike will no longer be able to make a right turn onto the service road at 53rd Street.

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10/05/15: 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.  The new Toll Lane will be activated the week of 10/05/15.
  • East side (entering 14A): renovation of existing Toll Utility Building building will continue.
  • Individual (single) Toll Lanes will be closed nightly, 8:00PM to 5:00AM M-F, and this will continue through the week of 10/12/15.
  • New Communication Building has been activated.
Ramps between the Toll Plaza and the Hudson County Extension (HCE)
  • Widening construction continues on the ramps to and from the west bound HCE
  • Retaining wall construction along Frontage Road continues. This work will be supported by Jersey City and Bayonne Police as needed.
  • Local street level work at Garfield, Avenue C and JFK Boulevard bridges continues. This work will also be supported by Jersey City and Bayonne Police as needed.
  • 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), Toll Plaza Parking Area will be constructed. When needed, Bayonne PD or Jersey City PD will be asked to support this effort.
  • Work continues on a VMS Sign Structure under the Turnpike Bridge over Route 440, near the Newark Bay. Access is being provided from Route 440.
  • Ramp from westbound HCE to Toll Plaza will be shifted onto new pavement and a new median work zone created the week of 10/19/15.
Avenue E / Proposed Roundabout
  • Water main work on E52nd Street between Avenue E and Broadway and on Avenue E between E50th Street and E52nd Street will continue.  Daily closures, 8:00AM to 3:30PM, of E52nd Street and detours of Avenue E are expected. This work will be supported by Bayonne Police.
  • Deep foundation work on new bridge piers will continue. This work will be performed in dedicated work zones.
Connector Bridge (Bridge from the Toll Plaza to Port Jersey Boulevard)
  • Temporary widening of the existing bridge structure is being performed.  This work will be supported by Bayonne and State Police as necessary.
  • Pedestrian usage of the bridge for access to and from Port Jersey Boulevard continues to be prohibited. 
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 continues.
  • Utility relocation work will continue on Pulaski Street at Route 440. This work will be supported by Bayonne and Jersey City Police.
Ramp Area East of Route 440
  • Ground improvement work in advance of new ramp construction continues.