08/03/15: 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. 
  • East side (entering 14A): construction of the new building and utilities continue.
  • Individual (single) Toll Lanes will be closed nightly, 8:00PM to 5:00AM M-F, beginning the week of 08/10/15.  This work is expected to last for two weeks.

 Ramps between the Toll Plaza and the Hudson County Extension (HCE)  

  • Widening construction continues on the ramps to and from the west bound HCE.
  • Demolition work on the Avenue C and JFK Boulevard bridge structures will continue.  On Monday, 08/03, there will be short duration closures of Avenue C at Frontage Road in support of demolition operations.  This work will be supported by Bayonne or Jersey City Police.  Frontage Road will remain open.   
  • Retaining wall construction along Frontage Road continues. This work will also be supported by Jersey City Police.
  • Local street level work at Garfield, Avenue C and JFK Boulevard bridges continues.
  • 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) will be constructed.  When needed, Bayonne PD or Jersey City PD will be asked to support this effort.
  • Work has started under the Turnpike Bridge over Route 440, near the Newark Bay.  Access is being provided from Route 440.

 Avenue E / Proposed Roundabout

  • Deep sewer construction in the median of Avenue E continues.  
  • Water main work on E52nd Street between Avenue E and Broadway and on Avenue E at 50th Street has started.  Daily street closures are planned the week of 08/03/15.  This work will be supported by Bayonne Police.
  • Extended and overnight work shifts are expected.

 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 has started.
  • Utility relocation will continue on Pulaski Street at Route 440.

 Ramp Area East of Route 440

  • Ground improvements in advance of new ramp construction continues.

 Building Demolition

  • Work continues in advance of building demolition for the Millions Warehouse on Pulaski Street at Route 440.
Posted in Construction News.