announces closure of I-495 westbound ramp for
(Trenton) - The New Jersey Department of Transportation (NJDOT) today announced
that traffic will be closed on the westbound Route I-495 ramp
to Route 1 & 9 South in North Bergen, Essex County, from Thursday,
September 29 th at 9:30 a.m. until Friday, September 30 th at
will work overnight to replace a bridge railing damaged in a September
17 automobile accident. All Route I-495 westbound lanes will remain
open during the repair work.
will place Variable Message Signs (VMS) at strategic locations
to inform motorists of the ramp closure. Motorists traveling
from Route I-495 to Route 1 & 9 will be directed to detour
onto Route 3 West Service Road to Paterson Plank Road to Route
1 & 9.
asks that motorists obey posted speed limits in construction zones
for their safety as well as the safety of workers rehabilitating