12/29/17: Construction Update

The following work is scheduled over the next three weeks:
Toll Plaza
  • East side (entering 14A): renovation of existing Toll Utility Building continues.
  • A new traffic pattern has been implemented on the new Connector Bridge that provides two travel lanes in each direction. Please CLICK HERE for more information.
Ramps between the Toll Plaza and the Hudson County Extension (HCE)
  • No work scheduled.
Avenue E / Proposed Roundabout
  • New roadway construction continues on the west side and east side of Avenue E, from 52nd Street to 51st Street.
  • During the week of 01/08/18, northbound Avenue E will be reduced to a single travel lane at 52nd Street, Monday through Friday, in support of roadway construction. This work will be supported by Bayonne Police.
Connector Bridge (Bridge from the Toll Plaza to Port Jersey Boulevard)
  • Pedestrian usage of the bridge for access to and from Port Jersey Boulevard continues to be prohibited.
Route 440 and Pulaski Street Intersection / Jughandle
  • Continue new ramp construction to southbound Route 440.
  • Continue traffic signal construction on Route 440.
Ramp Area East of Route 440
  • Continue roadway widening work on Port Jersey Boulevard.

12/22/17: Construction Update

The following work is scheduled over the next three weeks:
Toll Plaza
  • East side (entering 14A): renovation of existing Toll Utility Building continues.
  • A new traffic pattern has been implemented on the new Connector Bridge that provides two travel lanes in each direction. Please CLICK HERE for more information.
Ramps between the Toll Plaza and the Hudson County Extension (HCE)
  • No work scheduled.
Avenue E / Proposed Roundabout
  • New roadway construction continues on the west side and east side of Avenue E, from 52nd Street to 51st Street.
  • During the week of 01/08/18, northbound Avenue E will be reduced to a single travel lane at 52nd Street, Monday through Friday, in support of roadway construction. This work will be supported by Bayonne Police.
Connector Bridge (Bridge from the Toll Plaza to Port Jersey Boulevard)
  • Pedestrian usage of the bridge for access to and from Port Jersey Boulevard continues to be prohibited.
Route 440 and Pulaski Street Intersection / Jughandle
  • Continue new ramp construction to southbound Route 440.
  • Continue traffic signal construction on Route 440.
Ramp Area East of Route 440
  • Roadway widening work on Port Jersey Boulevard continues.

12/15/17: Construction Update

The following work is scheduled over the next three weeks:
Toll Plaza
  • East side (entering 14A): renovation of existing Toll Utility Building continues.
  • A new traffic pattern has been implemented on the new Connector Bridge that provides two travel lanes in each direction. Please CLICK HERE for more information.
Ramps between the Toll Plaza and the Hudson County Extension (HCE)
  • During the week of 12/18/17, local street level work at Avenue C and JFK Boulevard bridges will continue. This work will be supported by Bayonne and Jersey City Police as needed.
Avenue E / Proposed Roundabout
  • New roadway construction continues on the west side and east side of Avenue E, from 52nd Street to 51st Street.
  • During the week of 01/08/18, northbound Avenue E will be reduced to a single travel lane at 52nd Street, Monday through Friday, in support of roadway construction. This work will be supported by Bayonne Police.
Connector Bridge (Bridge from the Toll Plaza to Port Jersey Boulevard)
  • Pedestrian usage of the bridge for access to and from Port Jersey Boulevard continues to be prohibited.
Route 440 and Pulaski Street Intersection / Jughandle
  • Continue new ramp to southbound Route 440 construction.
  • Continue traffic signal construction on Route 440.
Ramp Area East of Route 440
  • Roadway widening work on Port Jersey Boulevard continues.

December 2017 – Other NJ Turnpike Work

For the weekend of 12/15/2017:

Newark Bay Bridge (Interchange 14-14C):

Eastbound: No closures scheduled.

Westbound:  No closures scheduled.

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

Jersey City (Jersey Avenue – Interchange 14C) – *New Traffic Pattern scheduledSee https://njta14c.com/traffic-advisories/ for upcoming traffic advisories.

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.

12/08/17: Construction Update

The following work is scheduled over the next three weeks:
Toll Plaza
  • East side (entering 14A): renovation of existing Toll Utility Building continues.
  • On Monday, 12/11/17, 8:00PM to 5:00AM, temporary short duration traffic holds of northbound Avenue E at 52nd Street and Toll Plaza traffic entering the Turnpike will be utilized to erect a new sign structure. This work will be supported by State and Bayonne Police.
  • During the week of 12/11/17, traffic from Port Jersey Boulevard to the Toll Plaza and from the Toll Plaza to Port Jersey Boulevard will increase to two (2) travel lanes in each direction over the new Connector Bridge.
Ramps between the Toll Plaza and the Hudson County Extension (HCE)
  • Local street level work at Garfield, Avenue C and JFK Boulevard bridges will continue. This work will be supported by Bayonne Police as needed.
  • During the week of 12/11/17, nighttime single lane closures will be performed on the Hudson County Extension, 8:00PM to 5:00AM, Monday through Friday, for sign panel replacement work. This work will be supported by State Police.
Avenue E / Proposed Roundabout
  • New roadway construction continues on the west side and east side of Avenue E, from 52nd Street to 51st Street.
  • During the week of 12/18/17, northbound Avenue E will be reduced to a single travel lane at 52nd Street, Monday through Friday, in support of roadway construction. This work will be supported by Bayonne Police.
Connector Bridge (Bridge from the Toll Plaza to Port Jersey Boulevard)
  • Pedestrian usage of the bridge for access to and from Port Jersey Boulevard continues to be prohibited.
Route 440 and Pulaski Street Intersection / Jughandle
  • Continue new ramp to southbound Route 440 construction.
  • Continue traffic signal construction on Route 440.
Ramp Area East of Route 440
  • Roadway widening work on Port Jersey Boulevard continues.

12/01/17: Construction Update

The following work is scheduled over the next three weeks:
Toll Plaza
  • East side (entering 14A): renovation of existing Toll Utility Building continues.
  • During the evening of 12/07/17, 8:00PM to 5:00AM, temporary short duration traffic holds of northbound Avenue E at 52nd Street and Toll Plaza traffic entering the Turnpike will be utilized to erect a new sign structure. This work will be supported by State and Bayonne Police.
Ramps between the Toll Plaza and the Hudson County Extension (HCE)
  • Local street level work at Garfield, Avenue C and JFK Boulevard bridges will resume in the Fall of 2017. This work will be supported by Jersey City and Bayonne Police as needed.
Avenue E / Proposed Roundabout
  • New roadway construction on Avenue E between 51st Street and 53rd Street continues.
  • New roadway construction continues on the west side and east side of Avenue E, from 52nd Street to 51st Street.

Connector Bridge (Bridge from the Toll Plaza to Port Jersey Boulevard)

  • Pedestrian usage of the bridge for access to and from Port Jersey Boulevard continues to be prohibited.
Route 440 and Pulaski Street Intersection / Jughandle
  • Ramp roadway construction continues.

Ramp Area East of Route 440

  • Roadway widening work on Port Jersey Boulevard continues.