New NJ Transit Bus Schedules – January 9
On January 9, new NJ Transit bus schedules go into effect for several bus lines in New Jersey, including the 29, 70, 73, 79, 872, 878, and 879 buses that serve Morris County. Please visit NJ Transit’s website to view the new bus schedules.
Street Smart Safety Campaign – October 2015
Street Smart Safety Campaign is a public education and awareness campaign created and coordinated by the NJTPA in order to help encourage safer decisions by drivers and pedestrians. For more information, please visit the Street Smart website.
New Morris County Transportation Plan
Development of the new Circulation Element of the Morris County Master Plan, called “Morris County In Motion,” has started. There are several ways to help create the plan.
- Visit the plan’s webpage for announcements and to read more about the project.
- Participate online through our Mindmixer webpage where users are engaged with various polls, surveys, and idea mapping throughout the project.
- Attend a Public Workshop in March or April 2015 to help us identify transportation issues affecting Morris County communities.
Sussex Turnpike Intersection Improvement Project
Morris County will provide safety and capacity improvements on Sussex Turnpike (CR 617) in Randolph Township. Construction will begin in Fall 2015 and is anticipated to be completed by September 14, 2016. Visit the project webpage for more information.
Bicycling & Walking to Work Trends – New Census Bureau Report
The US Census Bureau released a new report highlighting the demographic and geographic trends of walking and bicycling to work. The report, “Modes Less Traveled – Bicycling and Walking to Work in the United States: 2008-2012” is available on the census website.
Pulaski Skyway Rehabilitation Project
The northbound travel lanes on the Route 1&9 Pulaski Skyway will be closed for approximately 24 months while the NJDOT rehabilitates the bridge deck. For more information on alternate routes, and transit and ridesharing options visit pulaskiskyway.com.
NJ 124 Transit Study
The NJ 124 Corridor Transit Access Improvement Study will analyze and recommend station access improvements at Chatham, Madison, and Convent Stations in the NJ 124 corridor. Read more.
East Hanover Avenue Corridor Traffic Study
The East Hanover Avenue Corridor Traffic Study will analyze the existing and future traffic, and design improvements along East Hanover Avenue in Hanover, Morris Plains, and Morris Twp. Read More.