Bayonne Bridge Weekly Traffic Advisories

Weather Advisory

Check below for weekly travel advisories at Port Authority facilities. It is important to note that the content below does not list alerts for current travel conditions. It only lists foreseen conditions that will impact traffic, such as construction and roadwork. This information is updated Friday evenings. It may also be updated throughout the week if there are changes to scheduled construction and/or roadwork that significantly impacts traffic.

To find out about current traffic conditions, check out our alerts page

BRIDGE CLOSURES

All closures are weather dependent. Subscribe to e-alerts (www.PAalerts.com) for updates.

BOTH DIRECTIONS (SOUTHBOUND & NORTHBOUND)

NOTE: The Bayonne Bridge’s new elevated roadway opened to drivers on Monday, February 20. All traffic crossing Route 440 between Bayonne, N.J. and Staten Island, N.Y. is directed by signs to the bridge’s new approach roadways and over the elevated span.

The Richmond Terrace exit ramp in New York and the JFK entrance ramp in New Jersey have reopened, while the Avenue A entrance ramp to southbound Route 440 in New Jersey and the Morningstar Road exit ramp in New York have closed until project completion.

Cashless tolling operations have also commenced at the Bayonne Bridge. To learn more, visit www.panynj.gov/BayonneToll.

 

ADVISORY 1

Date(s):

  • Friday, March 24, 11:59 p.m. until 8 a.m. Saturday morning
  • Monday, March 27, 7 p.m. until 5 a.m. Tuesday morning
  • Tuesday, March 28, 7 p.m. until 5 a.m. Wednesday morning
  • Wednesday, March 29, 7 p.m. until 5 a.m. Thursday morning
  • Thursday, March 30, 7 p.m. until 5 a.m. Friday morning
  • Friday, March 31, 11:59 p.m. until 8 a.m. Saturday morning

Closure(s):
The Bayonne Bridge is closed. All traffic diverted to the Goethals Bridge.

Construction and Maintenance Projects Requiring Closure(s):
Bayonne Bridge “Raise the Roadway” Navigational Clearance Project

 

LOCAL RESIDENTS

BAYONNE, NEW JERSEY

ADVISORY 1

Date(s):

  • Friday, March 3, 2017 around-the-clock through 2019

Closure(s):
Margaret Street is closed between West 4th Street and Bayview Court.

Construction and Maintenance Projects Requiring Closure(s):
Bayonne Bridge “Raise the Roadway” Navigational Clearance Project

ADVISORY 2

Date(s):

  • Monday, March 6 around-the-clock until December 2017

Closure(s):
West 4th Street is closed to thru traffic under the bridge.
Take JFK Boulevard or Avenue A for local access only.

Construction and Maintenance Projects Requiring Closure(s):
Bayonne Bridge “Raise the Roadway” Navigational Clearance Project

ADVISORY 3

Date(s):

  • Monday, March 20 around-the-clock until December 2017

Closure(s):
Juliette Street is closed.

Construction and Maintenance Projects Requiring Closure(s):
Bayonne Bridge “Raise the Roadway” Navigational Clearance Project

STATEN ISLAND, NEW YORK

No advisories scheduled at this time.

SIDEWALK HOURS OF OPERATION

  SAT SUN MON TUE WED THU FRI SAT
Sidewalk THE SIDEWALK IS CLOSED
AROUND-THE-CLOCK
UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE

SOCIAL MEDIA


VEHICULAR RESTRICTIONS

  • Height Limit - 12 feet 6 inches
  • Width Limit - 8 feet

Over dimensional and overweight trucks are prohibited from crossing the Bayonne Bridge at all times, until further notice. This change is necessary to accommodate ongoing Bayonne Bridge Navigational Clearance Project work.


HOLIDAYS AND EVENTS

The Bayonne Bridge will remain open during the following holidays and events:

New Year's Day
President's Day
Passover
Easter
Mother's Day

Memorial Day
Father's Day
Independence Day
Labor Day
Rosh Hashanah

Yom Kippur
New York City Marathon Weekend
Thanksgiving
Hanukkah
Christmas


Please check the Bayonne Bridge Weekly advisory for specific dates and times.


MAPS

STATEN ISLAND RICHMOND TERRACE/TRANTOR PLACE RAMP CLOSURES

The next phase of the Bayonne Bridge Navigational Clearance Project requires the closure of the Richmond Terrace/Trantor Place ramps that connect the span to local Staten Island streets.

OFF-RAMP CLOSURE

If you normally exit Route 440 using Exit 13-Richmond Terrace/Trantor Place, you will now use Exit 12-Forest Ave and Willow Road east to Trantor Place. Travel north on Trantor Place to reach your final destination.

NOTE: The Richmond Terrace/Trantor Place exit ramp (Exit 13) was reopened on February 20, 2017.

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ON-RAMP CLOSURE

If you normally use the Richmond Terrace/Trantor Place on-ramp to access the Bayonne Bridge, you will now take Port Richmond Avenue south to Trantor Place to access the Forest Avenue on-ramp, which leads to the bridge.

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JFK BOULEVARD RAMP CLOSURES

The Bayonne Bridge Navigational Clearance Project requires the closure of the Staten Island-bound JFK Boulevard On-Ramp and New Jersey-bound JFK Boulevard Off-Ramp.

Closure details and detour maps below:

Staten Island-Bound JFK Boulevard On-Ramp Closure

NOTE: The Staten Island-bound JFK Boulevard on-ramp reopened on February 20, 2017.

Bayonne Staten Island-Bound JFK Boulevard On-Ramp Closure Map

New Jersey-Bound JFK Boulevard Off-Ramp Closure

The New Jersey-bound JFK Boulevard off-ramp remains closed at all times.

Bayonne Bridge Closure Map

FULL BRIDGE CLOSURE

During a full bridge closure, please consider the following as an alternate route:

Bayonne Bridge Full Closure Map

 


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