NJ Transit Gladstone Branch maintenance between Summit and Gladstone – Starting April 17
Starting April 17, on weekends, holidays, and summer midday weekdays, buses will replace trains on NJ Transit’s Gladstone Branch between Summit and Gladstone. Read the service advisory for more information.
New NJ Transit Bus Schedules – April 16
New schedules for the NJ Transit 73 and 194 buses that serve Morris County go into effect on April 16. Read the service advisory for more information.
Morris County Road Paving Projects – 2016
Morris County’s road paving projects will target 22 miles across 16 municipalities in 2016. The freeholders have allocated $3.4 million in the County’s capital budget for paving, combined with nearly $3.9 million in anticipated state funding, to finance the 2016 paving effort to maintain and improve the County’s road network. Read the press release for more information.
I-80 Westbound On-ramp Project in Parsippany – April
The I-80 westbound local lanes on-ramp from US 46 in Parsippany, near Edwards Road, will be closed April 1 – August 31. The ramp closure is required for demolition and reconstruction of a bridge deck. The entire project is anticipated to be completed in November 2016. Read the press release for more information.
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,” continues. The Literature Review Technical Memorandum is available online. Visit the project’s webpage for more information.
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.