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ADVISORY: One lane of ramp from Lincoln Tunnel to Turnpike Interchange 16E will be closed for weekend repairs

May 31 2018

Only one lane will be open this weekend on westbound Route 495 between the ramp from the Lincoln Tunnel to Interchange 16E of the New Jersey Turnpike as crews reconstruct a bridge deck and make other miscellaneous improvements.

The lane closure will go into effect at 9 p.m. Friday, June 1st, and remain in place until 4 a.m. Monday, June 4th. 

Traffic impacts could be severe, especially between 8 a.m. and 10 p.m. on Saturday and Sunday. Drivers are urged to check conditions before they travel through the area.

For real-time traffic conditions in the area, drivers should call 511 from a hands-free mobile device or download the SafeTripNJ smartphone app. Links to live camera views of traffic conditions on the roadway can be found under the Travel Tools tab at the top of this page.