06/01/15: Construction Update

Week of 06/01/15 – From Interchange 14A Toll Plaza to the westbound Hudson County Extension, as well as from the ramp from westbound Hudson County Extension to the Toll Plaza, ramp widening work will continue including bridge work, retaining wall construction, and excavation activities.

Work will continue on JFK Boulevard, Avenue C, and Garfield Avenue bridges in advance of partial bridge demolition to accommodate the overall Turnpike Ramp improvements. This work will be supported by Bayonne and/or Jersey City Police as necessary.

Work continues on the east and west sides of the Toll Plaza before and after the toll booth as part of the lane capacity increase. These work zones allow for new toll lane and facility construction.

During the weekend of 06/05/15, the western most (exiting the Turnpike, right side) Toll Lane will be closed from 9:00PM Friday night to 5:00AM Monday morning for new Toll Lane construction.

Work will continue on the Turnpike Service Road, across from E53rd Street, to install a temporary bridge foundation. Periodic traffic impacts will be experienced, including lane closures and short duration service road closures. This work will be supported by Bayonne and/or Jersey City Police.

Utility work on Avenue E between E50th Street and E52nd Street will continue, including deep sewer installations and water main activities. A work zone will be established along the northbound roadway to facilitate this work. Also, daily travel lane shifts are expected. Bayonne Police will provide assistance during construction.

Pipeline relocation work will continue on the west side of Route 440 at the Pulaski Street Jughandle, and will be supported by Bayonne Police.

Utility work will continue on Pulaski Street, north side, within a dedicated work zone and will be supported by Bayonne Police as needed. Temporary traffic diversions will be implemented as needed with the support of Bayonne Police.

Work will continue north of Port Jersey Boulevard to widen the ramp from Port Jersey Boulevard to Northbound Route 440.

Posted in Construction News.