Upcoming NJTA Work: April – May 2017

For the weekend of 4/28/2017:

Newark Bay Bridge (Interchange 14-14C):

Eastbound Interchange 14-14A: Traffic will be reduced to one lane from 9P Friday to 5A Monday. This closing will include a half ramp closing at Interchange 14A exit ramp starting at 9P Friday. One lane of traffic will be maintained on the Interchange 14A exit ramp. This has been coordinated with the Bayonne Bridge, which will remain open during peak periods Saturday and Sunday. These closings are necessary to address high priority and emergent bridge deck repairs and resurfacing, which are required to maintain the eastbound roadway and shoulder lane during the Pulaski diversion. The eastbound shoulder lane will not be in use during this closure.


Alternate routes are available via 15E to 440 south (if traveling from the north), or through Staten Island, NY to the Bayonne Bridge (if traveling from the south). Please call 511 to check on the traffic conditions to make an informed travel decision. Information is available via the Cruise Liberty website.

Westbound:  No closures scheduled.

Interchange 14A – See http://www.njta14a.com/category/traffic/ for upcoming traffic advisories.

Jersey City (Jersey Avenue – Interchange 14C):

Eastbound:  No closures scheduled.

Westbound:  No closures scheduled.


For the weekend of 5/5/2017: Weather back-up for the weekend of 4/28/2017.

For the weekend of 5/12/2017: Mother’s Day – no closures scheduled.

For the weekend of 5/19/2017: Additional weather back-up for the weekend of 4/28/2017.

For current traffic conditions:

Motorists can call 511 from any phone (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. Residents of Newark / Essex County and Kearny / Hudson County can monitor traffic conditions by accessing Turnpike webcams at http://www.state.nj.us/turnpike/cameras-and-signs.html, and http://www.511nj.org/cameras.aspx.

Posted in Traffic Advisories.