One night closure of Route 18 northbound
announced in Tinton Falls
Priority paving work to require detour at Exit 13A on Friday night
(Trenton) - Priority pavement rehabilitation work will require the full closure of Route 18 northbound in Tinton Falls this Friday night between Wyckoff Road/Hope Road and the Garden State Parkway, NJDOT officials announced.
Route 18 northbound is scheduled to be closed to motorists - at the vicinity of milepost 14 - on Friday night, September 20, from 9 p.m. to around 8 a.m. the following morning (Saturday, September 21) – weather depending. Route 18 northbound carries two travel lanes, with an auxiliary lane, in this location.
• Route 18 northbound motorists will be detoured to Exit 13A (Wayside) onto Wyckoff Road south to Hope Road, follow Hope Road north underneath Route 18 to the ramp back onto Route 18 northbound.
• Route 18 northbound motorists destined for Exit 13B (for Route 36/Eatontown/Long Branch) will be able to access that ramp, but the road will be closed beyond that point to all traffic.
Variable message signs will be utilized to provide advance notification of the closure and associated detour route.
The precise timing of the work is subject to change due to weather or other factors. Motorists are encouraged to check NJDOT’s traffic information website www.511nj.org for construction updates and real-time travel information.