THE PORT AUTHORITY OF NY & NJ

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TRAVEL ADVISORY - WESTBOUND DELAYS EXPECTED AT THE OUTERBRIDGE CROSSING TOMORROW MORNING

Date: Apr 12, 2015
Press Release Number: 47-2015

To ensure public safety, motorists traveling westbound on the Outerbridge Crossing may experience a traffic hold for up to 60 minutes, beginning at approximately 11:00 a.m. on Monday, April 13. Some travel delays are expected, and motorists planning to use the bridge in the westbound direction during that period should consider alternate routes.

The eastbound lanes into New York are not expected to be impacted. For up-to-the-minute traffic updates at all Port Authority crossings, motorists are encouraged to sign up for Port Authority alerts at http://www.paalerts.com/.

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

Founded in 1921, the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey builds, operates, and maintains many of the most important transportation and trade infrastructure assets in the country. The agency’s network of aviation, ground, rail, and seaport facilities is among the busiest in the country, supports more than 550,000 regional jobs, and generates more than $23 billion in annual wages and $80 billion in annual economic activity. The Port Authority also owns and manages the 16-acre World Trade Center site, where construction crews are building the iconic One World Trade Center, which is now the tallest skyscraper in the Western Hemisphere. The Port Authority receives no tax revenue from either the State of New York or New Jersey or from the City of New York. The agency raises the necessary funds for the improvement, construction or acquisition of its facilities primarily on its own credit. For more information, please visit http://www.panynj.gov.