Road Work Updates

UPCOMING COUNTY ROADWAY / BRIDGE PROJECTS

Resurfacing of W. Holly Avenue (CR 624) Between Lambs Road (CR 635) and Cedar Avenue in the Borough of Pitman.
The County of Gloucester has contracted South State, Inc. to complete the resurfacing of W. Holly Avenue (CR 624) between Lambs Road (CR 635) and Cedar Avenue in the Borough of Pitman. The project will consist of milling and overlaying 2 inches of asphalt. Existing inlet grates not meeting NJDOT standards will be replaced with new bicycle safety grates. The inlet openings not meeting NJ Storm Water Management Guidelines will be replaced or retrofitted. Traffic striping will also be replaced. The roadway will be detoured but will allow traffic to flow in one direction throughout the length of the project. The detour will be posted by the contractor. Residents shall have access to their driveways at all times. Construction will begin on or about Monday, April 6, 2020 and is anticipated to be complete in 2 days, weather permitting. The hours of project operation will commence at 7:00 AM and end at 4:00 PM.

Resurfacing of Lambs Road (CR 635) Between US Route 322 and Pitman Barnsboro Road/ W. Holly Avenue (CR 624) in the Townships of Mantua and Harrison.
The County of Gloucester has contracted South State, Inc. to complete the resurfacing of Lambs Road (CR 635) between RT 322 and Pitman Barnsboro Road/ W. Holly Avenue (CR 624) in the Townships of Mantua & Harrison. The project will consist of milling and overlaying 2 inches of asphalt. Existing inlet grates not meeting NJDOT standards will be replaced with new bicycle safety grates. The inlet openings not meeting NJ Storm Water Management Guidelines will be replaced or retrofitted. Traffic striping will also be replaced. The roadway will be detoured but will allow traffic to flow in one direction throughout the length of the project. The detour will be posted by the contractor. Residents shall have access to their driveways at all times. Construction will begin on or about Monday, March 30, 2020 and is anticipated to be complete in 2 days, weather permitting. The hours of project operation will commence at 7:00 PM and end at 5:00 AM.


Resurfacing of Mantua Paulsboro Road (CR 678) Between Edwards Run Road and the NJ Turnpike Overpass in the Township of East Greenwich.
The County of Gloucester has contracted South State, Inc. to complete the resurfacing of Mantua Paulsboro Road (CR 678) Between Edwards Run Road and the NJ Turnpike Overpass in the Township of East Greenwich. The project will consist of milling and overlaying 2 inches of asphalt. Existing inlet grates not meeting NJDOT standards will be replaced with new bicycle safety grates. The inlet openings not meeting NJ Storm Water Management Guidelines will be replaced or retrofitted. Concrete sidewalk ramps will also be upgraded to meet current ADA standards. Traffic striping will also be replaced. The roadway may be detoured but will allow traffic to flow in one direction throughout the length of the project. Lane shifts will also be utilized due to the width of the road. If a detour is utilized, it will be posted by the contractor. Residents shall have access to their driveways at all times. Construction will begin on or about Wednesday, April 1, 2020 and is anticipated to be complete in 2 days, weather permitting. The hours of project operation will commence at 7:00 PM and end at 5:00 AM.

Resurfacing of Davidson Road (CR 614) Between Russell Mill Road (CR 614) to Approximately 2,600 Feet West of the Intersection in the Township of Woolwich.
The County of Gloucester has contracted South State, Inc. to complete the resurfacing of Davidson Road (CR 614) between Russell Mill Road (CR 614) to approximately 2,600 feet West of the intersection in the Township of Woolwich. The project will consist of milling and overlaying 2 inches of asphalt. Existing inlet grates not meeting NJDOT standards will be replaced with new bicycle safety grates. The inlet openings not meeting NJ Storm Water Management Guidelines will be replaced or retrofitted. Concrete sidewalk ramps will also be upgraded to meet current ADA standards. Traffic striping will also be replaced. The roadway may be detoured but will allow traffic to flow in one direction throughout the length of the project. Lane shifts will also be utilized due to the width of the road. If a detour is utilized, it will be posted by the contractor. Residents shall have access to their driveways at all times. Construction will begin on or about Friday, April 3, 2020 and is anticipated to be complete in 1 day, weather permitting. The hours of project operation will commence at 7:00 PM and end at 5:00 AM.

Reconstruction of Bridge 5-B-5 on Oldmans Creek Road (CR 602) Over Indian Branch
The County of Gloucester has contracted South State, Inc. to complete the reconstruction of Bridge 5-B-5 on Oldmans Creek Road (CR 602) over Indian Branch. Work will begin on or about March 2, 2020 and will include a full closure at the bridge for the duration of the project. A detour will be implemented which will close Oldmans Creek Road from Auburn Road (CR 551), to Township Line Road. The detour may be in effect through July, weather permitting. Please follow the posted detour. Residents within the closure will have access to their properties at all times.

Construction of Ellis Mill Road/Route US 322 Connector Road, CR 641 SPUR in the Township of Harrison and Borough of Glassboro.
On December 4, 2019 the County of Gloucester began construction on the first phase of a new roadway between US Route 322, Mullica Hill Road and County Route 641, Ellis Mill Road in the Township of Harrison and the Borough of Glassboro. The new County roadway, County Route 641 SPUR will be an extension of the existing roadway at the new Inspira Hospital site in Harrison Township near the Route 55 interchange, and will connect to Dr. Leo McCabe Boulevard, formerly known as Acorn Drive in the Borough of Glassboro. The first phase of the project will extend the portion of existing roadway by the hospital to an area along Route 55 to the Harrison Township/Glassboro Border. No access will be available through to the Borough of Glassboro's existing public streets in the first phase of the project and will not directly impact any existing residences and businesses other than Inspira Hospital and Rowan University's athletic fields. A future phase will make the connection to Dr. Leo McCabe Blvd. (Acorn) and Ellis Mill Road. The contractor for the project is R.E. Pierson Construction and will be completed in approximately 7 months, weather permitting.

Monroe/Washington Township Bicycle Connector in the Townships of Washington and Monroe, Gloucester County.
The County of Gloucester has contracted South State, Inc. to complete the construction of approximately 8 miles of on and off-road bikeway and multi-purpose trail in Washington and Monroe Townships. The project will connect Bunker Hill School to Washington Lake Park/Atkinson Park to the north, and the existing Gloucester County Multi-Purpose Trail at Fries Mill Road (CR 655) in Monroe to the south. Work will include the installation of rapid flashing beacons, one pair at the new crossing of Greentree Road (CR 651) into Washington Lake Park, and another pair at the existing crossing of the Gloucester County Multi-Purpose Trail with Fries Mill Road (CR 655). As part of this project Holly Dell Drive will be milled and paved beginning Monday 3/30/2020 with work anticipated being complete on Tuesday 3/31/2020, weather pending. Work will be completed with a one way detour with access from Delsea Drive (Rt 47). Hours of work will be between 6:30 AM and 5:00 PM.


The above projects scheduled are weather sensitive and dates may change due to rain / snow in the forecast.

For questions on the projects please contact the Engineering Department at 856-307-6600. STATE PROJECT INFORMATION The New Jersey Department of Transportation current project along Route 295/42/I-76 Direct Connect Project in Bellmawr, Mt. Ephraim Boroughs and Gloucester City.  For questions please call Kimberly Nance, Community Relations Manager, Office of Community Relations (609) 530-2110.