06/22/15: Construction Update

Week of 06/22/15 – 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. Local street work is expected.  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 06/26/15, 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.

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

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

Utility installation work including water mains, gas mains and drainage will continue on Pulaski Street at the Route 440 intersection. This work will be supported by Bayonne and/or Jersey City Police as necessary.

Posted in Construction News.