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George Washington Bridge Planned Weekly Construction


LANE CLOSINGS SCHEDULED FOR HOLLAND TUNNEL, BAYONNE BRIDGE AND GEORGE WASHINGTON BRIDGE TO ACCOMMODATE ONGOING REPAIR PROJECTS

Date: Jul 07, 2017

The Bayonne Bridge will be closed this weekend, and the Holland Tunnel and George Washington Bridge will institute lane closings this weekend and/or next week for ongoing construction and repair projects.

Holland Tunnel:

  • One westbound lane will be closed during overnight hours on Sunday, July 9, through Thursday July 13, from 11:59 p.m. each night through 5:30 a.m. the following morning. These closures are needed for ongoing tunnel repairs.
  • One eastbound lane will close during overnight hours on Sunday, July 9, through Thursday July 13, from 11 p.m. each night through 5 a.m. the following morning. These closures are needed for ongoing tunnel repairs.

Bayonne Bridge:

  • The Bayonne Bridge will be closed from 11:59 p.m. Friday, July 7, through 5 a.m. Monday, July 10. During the closing, traffic will initially be detoured via 5th Street in Bayonne to support construction activities. Beginning at 11:59 p.m. Saturday, July 8, traffic will be detoured via Avenue A for the duration of the bridge closing.
  • Beginning Monday, July 10, and continuing until Friday, July 14, the bridge will be closed from 7 p.m. to 5 a.m. daily.

George Washington Bridge:

  • On July 6, from 11 p.m. to 5 a.m. the following morning, Hudson Terrace will be closed for work associated with the Palisades Interstate Parkway Helix rehabilitation project.
  • On July 7, from 9 p.m. to 9 a.m. the following morning, the northbound right lane on Hudson Terrace and the PIP southbound lane will be closed for work associated with the Palisades Interstate Parkway Helix rehabilitation project.
  • On July 9, from 12:01 a.m. to 8 a.m., two upper level westbound lanes on the bridge’s main span will be closed to accommodate the installation of deck panels.

To receive real time traffic updates, travelers should register for Bridge and Tunnel Alerts at www.paalerts.com, call 511 or visit www.511NY.org or www.511NJ.org.

Contact:
The Port Authority of New York and New Jersey
212-435-7777

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