Ewing Township

Scotch Road (CR 611), Ewing Township

Or about Monday, August 29, 2016, milling and resurfacing work will begin on Scotch Road (CR 611) from I-95 to Upper Ferry Road in Ewing Township.  Mercer County anticipates that this work will take approximately fifteen (15) working days, weather permitting. Construction will take place from approximately 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM, weekdays only.

Mercer County proposes to complete the milling and resurfacing of Scotch Road (CR 611) as follows with each segment completed in their respective stages:

Stage 1:  One travel direction (Southbound) will be maintained during construction from Sam Weinroth Road to Upper Ferry Road.  Northbound traffic only are advised to detour right onto Upper Ferry Road, left onto Lower Ferry Road, continue onto Reed Road, left onto Washington Crossing-Pennington Road, left onto Scotch Road to end of detour.

Stage 2:  One-lane in each direction will be maintained during construction from I-95 to Sam Weinroth Road.

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Princeton and West Windsor Townships

Harrison Street (CR 629)

On or about Monday, August 15, 2016, milling and resurfacing work will begin on Harrison Street (CR 629) between U.S. Route 1 to the Delaware and Raritan Canal Bridge. Mercer County anticipates that this work will take approximately ten (10) working days, weather permitting.

Construction will take place from approximately 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM, weekdays only.  During this time, Harrison Street will be closed to through traffic.  Motorists will be directed to use Faculty Road and Washington Road.  During construction, emergency access and limited access to local residents and businesses would be permitted.  Full, unrestricted access would be permitted during non-working hours.

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City of Trenton

Parkside Avenue (County Route 634)

On or about Monday, August 1, 2016, milling and resurfacing will commence on Parkside Avenue (CR 634) from West State Street to Parkway Avenue in the City of Trenton.  Mercer County anticipates that this work will take approximately fifteen (15) working days, weather permitting.  Construction would occur from 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m., Monday through Friday.

Mercer County proposes to complete work on Parkside Avenue in two stages as follows:

Stage 1 – Mill and resurface Parkside Avenue from West State Street to Stuyvesant Avenue. During this time, Parkside Avenue would be closed to through traffic and motorists would be directed to use West State Street, Prospect Street and Stuyvesant Avenue.  Once completed, this section of Parkside Avenue would be fully reopened to traffic.

Stage 2 – Mill and resurface Parkside Avenue from Stuyvesant Avenue to Parkway Avenue. During this time, Parkside Avenue would be closed to through traffic and motorists would be directed to use Stuyvesant Avenue, Prospect Street Pennington Road and Parkway Avenue.

During construction, emergency access and limited access to local residents and businesses would be permitted.  Full, unrestricted access would be permitted during non-working hours.

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East Windsor Township/West Windsor Township

Milling and Resurfacing Project
Old Trenton Road (CR 535)

On or about Tuesday, September 6, 2016, milling and resurfacing work will begin on Old Trenton Road (CR 535) between Village Road and Dorchester Drive. Mercer County anticipates that this work will take approximately ten (10) working days, weather permitting.

Construction will take place from approximately 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM, weekdays only.  During this time, Old Trenton Road will be closed to through traffic.  Motorists traveling northbound on Old Trenton Road would be directed to use New Village Road, Southfield Road and Princeton-Hightstown Road (CR 571).  Southbound motorists would be directed to use Dorchester Drive, Dutch Neck Road, South Lane and Village Road.  During construction, emergency access and limited access to local residents and businesses would be permitted.  Full, unrestricted access would be permitted during non-working hours.

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East Windsor Township

Please be advised that on or about Tuesday, July 5, 2016, road and drainage work will begin on Etra Road between S. Main Street and Milford Road in Hightstown Borough and East Windsor Township.  Mercer County anticipates that this work will take approximately twenty (20) working days, weather permitting.  All work will be completed by in-house work forces from approximately from 9:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m., Monday through Friday.

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Ward Street (Structure No. 863.5)

On or about Monday, April 25, 2016 bridge repairs will commence on Mercer County Structure No. 863.5 located on Ward Street between Etra Road and Davidson Road in the Township of East Windsor.  Repairs will consist of repairing the bridge deck.  All work will be completed by in-house work forces.  Mercer County anticipates that this work will take approximately ten (10) working days to complete, weather permitting.  Construction will take place from approximately 9:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m., weekdays only.   However, Ward Street at the construction site will be closed to all traffic on a 24/7 basis until completion of the project. During construction, motorists will be directed to use Etra Road and South Main Street.  Mercer County staff will post signs prior to the start date advising of the pending road closure.

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Hopewell Township

Please be advised that on or about Monday, June 27, 2016, milling and resurfacing work will begin on Bear Tavern Road (CR 579) from Maddock Road to Church Street in Hopewell Township.  Mercer County anticipates that this work will take approximately fifteen (15) working days, weather permitting, from 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m., Monday through Friday. Mercer County proposes to complete the milling and resurfacing of Bear Tavern Road as follows:

Phase One:  Half width construction from Maddock Road to Washington Crossing Road.  Traffic would be maintained in the northbound direction.  Southbound traffic would be detoured with motorists directed to use Washington Crossing Road to Jacobs Creek Road.

Phase Two:  Half width construction from Washington Crossing Road to Church Street.  Again, traffic would be maintained in the northbound direction.  Southbound traffic would be detoured with motorists directed to use Pennington-Harbourton Road, Scotch Road and Washington Crossing Road.

Full, unrestricted access would be permitted during non-working hours.

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Dublin Road (Structure No. 216.16)

On or about Tuesday, July 5, 2016, bridge repairs will commence on Mercer County Structure No. 216.16 located on Dublin Road between Pennington-Titusville Road and Washington Crossing-Pennington Road in the Township of Hopewell.  All work will be completed by in-house work forces.  Mercer County anticipates that this work will take approximately ninety (90) working days to complete, weather permitting.  Construction will take place from approximately 9:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m., weekdays only.   However, Dublin Road at the construction site will be closed to all traffic on a 24/7 basis until completion of the project. During construction, motorists will be directed to use Pennington-Titusville Road, Scotch Road and Washington Crossing-Pennington Road.

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Wargo Road (Structure No. 232.8) over Honey Branch Brook

On or about Monday, May 2, 2016 work will commence on Mercer County Structure No. 232.8, which is located on Wargo Road approximately ½ mile north of Titusville Road. The structure will require rehabilitation of the stone arch, necessitating a full closure of Wargo Road on a 24/7 basis.  All work will be completed by in-house work forces from approximately 9:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m., weekdays only.  Mercer County anticipates that this work will take approximately ninety (90) days to complete. During this period, a detour will be posted directing motorists to use Pennington-Rocky Hill Road, Darrow Drive, Westcott Boulevard and Bradford Lane.

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Carter Road (Structure No. 543.7) over Shipetaukin Creek

On or about Monday, April 18, 2016 replacement of Mercer County Structure No. 543.7, which carries Carter Road over Shipetaukin Creek, is expected to commence.  The project site is located approximately 1600¢ west of US Route 206.  The anticipated duration of this project is 135 calendar days.

Although work would take place weekdays from approximately 7:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m., Carter Road would be completely closed to all traffic on a 24/7 basis during construction.  Motorists will be directed to use Rosedale Road to Province Line Road to US Route 206.

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