Hopewell Township

On or about Monday, April 13, 2015, milling and resurfacing work will begin on Pennington-Hopewell Road (County Route 654) from Marshall's Corner-Woodsville Road to Moores Mill-Mount Rose Road in Hopewell Township.   Mercer County anticipates that this work will take approximately fourteen (14) working days, weather permitting, from 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM, weekdays only.

During construction, Eastbound Pennington-Hopewell Road will be closed to through traffic.  Motorists will be directed to Route 31 North and then right onto Lambertville-Hopewell Road to Pennington-Hopewell Road (end of detour).  However, local traffic will be permitted to Marshall's Corner-Woodsville Road.  Westbound Pennington-Hopewell Road will remain open to traffic.  Road closures will be in effect only during hours of construction.  Both directions of Pennington-Hopewell Road will remain open all other times.

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Hopewell - Rocky Hill Road (CR 518)

On or about Tuesday, May 26, 2015, milling and resurfacing work will begin on Hopewell - Rocky Hill Road (CR 518) from Province Line Road to Maple Street.  Mercer County anticipates that this work will take approximately fourteen (10) working days, weather permitting.  Construction will occur between the hours of 9:00 AM to 3:30 PM, weekdays only.

During construction, Westbound Hopewell - Rocky Hill Road will be closed to through traffic.  Motorists will be directed to turn left onto Province Line Road, right onto Cherry Valley Road, right onto Hopewell - Princeton Road to Hopewell - Rocky Hill Road (end of detour).  Eastbound Hopewell - Rocky Hill Road will remain open to traffic.  Road closures will be in effect only during hours of construction.  Both directions of Hopewell - Rocky Hill Road will remain open all other times.

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Pleasant Valley-Harbourton Bridge (Structure No. 211.15)

On or about Monday, April 27, 2015, bridge repairs will commence on Structure No. 211.15, located on Pleasant Valley-Harbourton Road Bridge approximately one mile west of Trenton-Harbourton Road (CR 579).  County forces will complete the work, which includes roadway excavation and structural repairs.  Construction will take place between the hours of 9:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m., weekdays only.  We anticipate this work will require approximately forty (40) working days to complete, weather permitting.

Due to the nature of the work, Pleasant Valley-Harbourton Road will be closed to all traffic on a 24/7 basis.  A detour will be posted directing motorists to use Pleasant Valley Road and CR 579.  Mercer County staff will also post signs prior to the start date advising motorists of the upcoming bridge work.

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Ewing Township

On or about Monday, April 6, 2015, milling and resurfacing work will begin on Grand Avenue from Railroad Avenue to West Upper Ferry Road.  Mercer County anticipates that this work will take approximately ten (10) work days, weather permitting.  During construction, this section of Grand Avenue will be closed to through traffic from approximately 9:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m., weekdays only.  However, emergency access and access for businesses and residents would be permitted during this time.  Southbound through motorists will be directed to turn left onto West Upper Ferry Road, right onto Decou Avenue and continue straight onto Railroad Avenue to Grand Avenue (end of detour).  Since left turns are prohibited from Decou Avenue, northbound through motorists will be directed to turn right onto Railroad Avenue, left onto Central Avenue, right onto Howell Avenue and left onto West Upper Ferry Road.  Truckers will be directed to use Lower Ferry Road and Parkway Avenue.

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Ewingville Road Bridge (Structure No. 442.1)

On or about Tuesday, May 26, 2015, bridge deck repairs will commence on Structure No. 442.1, located on Ewingville Road immediately north of Whitehead Road.

County forces will complete the work, which consists of sealing the concrete deck.  This work will be staged so that two travel lanes, one in each direction, will remain open at all times.  Construction will take place from 9:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m., weekdays only.  However, the area of the deck to which the sealant is applied cannot be disturbed for an extended time period.  Therefore, the traffic control devices will remain in place throughout the full construction and curing period.  We anticipate this work will require approximately five (5) working days to complete, weather permitting.

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