October 2017 – Other New Jersey Turnpike Work

For the weekend of 10/20/2017:

Newark Bay Bridge (Interchange 14-14C):

Eastbound: No closures scheduled.

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:  Jersey Avenue – Interchange 14C: Traffic will be reduced to one lane from 7P Saturday to 8A Sunday. During this time the Merseles Street on-ramp to the Turnpike/I78 will be closed with a detour provided. *New Traffic Pattern* Following this closing, at 8A Sunday, traffic on the westbound Turnpike will be shifted onto the right lane and shoulder for approximately two years. This shift is necessary to support the eastbound bridge redecking project in the same area. This work has been coordinated with Pulaski Skyway and Rt. 139.

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.njta.com/travel-resources/camera-list, and http://www.511nj.org/cameras.aspx.

Posted in Project Updates, Traffic Advisories.