Posted Tuesday, July 9th, 2019

I-80 Exit 38 ramp to be closed — Signed detour in place using exit 42C 

The New Jersey Department of Transportation today announced a temporary overnight closure and detour of I-80 eastbound Exit 38 in Denville.NJ Department of Transportation logo

Beginning at 10 p.m. tonight, July 9, until 6 a.m., Wednesday, July 10, and continuing overnight Wednesday and Thursday nights, NJDOT’s contractor, I.E.W. will close I-80 eastbound Exit 38 for milling and paving work.  The following signed detour will be in place:

 I-80 eastbound detour

  • Motorists wishing to take Exit 38 for Route 46 eastbound will be directed to take Exit 42C for Route 202 north towards Parsippany
  • Merge onto Route 202 and stay in the right lane
  • Follow signs for the ramp onto I-80 westbound
  • Take Exit 39 towards Route 46 eastbound

Route 80 Ramp in Denville to be Closed Overnights Through FridayThis construction is part of a $20 million state-funded project bridge maintenance and repair project to extend the life of multiple spans throughout northern New Jersey.

Variable Message Signs will provide advance notification to motorists of traffic pattern changes associated with the work. The precise timing of the work is subject to change due to weather or other factors.