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Southbound Garden State Parkway lane will be closed in Bloomfield for weekend bridge deck repairs

Oct 11 2019

The left lane of the southbound Garden State Parkway will be closed and the right and center lanes will be shifted this weekend between mileposts 150.7 and 149 in Bloomfield for bridge repairs. 


The lane closure and shift will be in place by 10 p.m. Friday, Oct. 11th, and will be picked up by 5 a.m. Monday, Oct. 14th. Drivers could experience delays traveling through the area during the weekend and should allow extra travel time. 


The work to be done during this weekend-long High Intensity Construction Cycle includes milling, spall repair, deck panel replacements, and paving. 


For real-time traffic conditions in the area this weekend, drivers should call 511 from a hands-free mobile device or download the SafeTripNJ app. Live traffic camera views of the roadway are available under the Travel Tools tab on this website.