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Bridge repairs to close lane on eastbound Newark Bay-Hudson County Extension this weekend

Jun 18 2020

The eastbound Newark Bay-Hudson County Extension will be reduced to one lane this weekend for about two miles approaching Christopher Columbus Drive in Jersey City for bridge repairs.

The closure will begin at 5 a.m. Saturday, June 20th, and continue until 8 p.m. Sunday, June 21st. 

The Christopher Columbus Drive off-ramp will be closed with traffic detoured to Marin Boulevard. 

For real-time traffic conditions during the closure, 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.

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