THE PORT AUTHORITY OF NY & NJ

Press Release Article


TRAFFIC ADVISORY - GEORGE WASHINGTON BRIDGE CLOSURES PLANNED FOR SATURDAY, JANUARY 7

Date: Jan 06, 2006
Press Release Number: 2-2006

Two of four upper-level eastbound lanes of the George Washington Bridge and the bridge’s southbound Palisades Interstate Parkway entrance will be closed overnight for construction from 11:59 p.m. Saturday, January 7, until 8 a.m. Sunday, January 8. During these hours, traffic at the southbound Palisades Interstate Parkway entrance will be redirected to the bridge’s lower-level eastbound toll plaza.

During construction, noncommercial vehicles should use the bridge’s lower level, which will be staffed for cash-paying customers. Commercial vehicles must continue to use the bridge’s upper level at all times.

For more information visit www.panynj.gov

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Contact: Tiffany Townsend
Port Authority
212 435-7777