Road Work Updates

UPCOMING COUNTY ROADWAY / BRIDGE PROJECTS

Resurfacing Berkley Road (CR 678), East Greenwich Township From: County Highway 551 (Kings Highway) to County Highway 667 (Cohawkin Road) 1.3 Miles
The County of Gloucester will be starting the resurfacing project on CR 678 (Berkley Road) in East Greenwich Township. This project will consist of milling 2 inches of existing asphalt and overlaying with a new 2 inch asphalt surface course. Wheel ruts and other paving distortions will be removed by this pavement overlay. Existing inlet grates not meeting NJDOT standards will be replaced with new bicycle safe grates. The inlet openings not meeting NJ Storm Water Management Guidelines will be replaced or retrofitted. Traffic striping will also be replaced. Construction will begin on or about September 12, 2016. The hours of operation for the project will commence at 7:00 PM and end at 6:00 AM, and is anticipated to be completed in 2 days. The roadway will remain open during construction. East bound and west bound traffic shall be maintained by way of alternating traffic during various stages of construction. Residents shall have access to their driveways at all times. Driveway aprons within the project limits shall be maintained by the contractor during construction.   

 Resurfacing and Safety Improvements to Main Street (County Route 553/553Alt), Broadway (County Route 553Alt.) and Lambs Road (County Route 635)
 From Conrail line to Woodbury Glassboro Road
In the Township of Mantua & the Boroughs of Glassboro and Pitman, Gloucester County
 
The County of Gloucester has contracted South State Inc. to complete roadway and safety improvements along Main Street (CR 553) , Broadway (CR 553A) and Lambs Road (CR 635) in Glassboro, Pitman & Mantua Twp. Work will include milling, paving, handicap ramps and concrete repairs. The limits include: From the Conrail rail crossing near East Blvd on Main Street in Glassboro, County Route 553 to the Conrail rail crossing near West Jersey Ave on Broadway, County Route 553A in Pitman; then  starting again at Holly Ave on Broadway, County Route 553A to Lambs Road, County Route 635 then continuing north on Lambs Road to south of the intersection of Woodbury-Glassboro Road, County Route 553 in Pitman and Mantua. Work is on hold due to the Governor's Freeze on Transportation Trust Fund Projects.  Work will resume when the Governor lifts the ban.

Resurfacing and Safety Improvements to East Holly Avenue, County Route 624 from Broadway, CR 553A to Delsea Drive, Route 47 In the Borough of Pitman, Gloucester County The County of Gloucester has contracted with Arawak Paving Co., to complete the roadway paving and safety improvements along East Holly Avenue(CR624) in the Borough of Pitman.  Work will include milling, paving, upgrade of Handicap Ramps and concrete repairs.  The limits of the project are from Broadway (CR 553A) to Delsea Drive Route 47.  Work is on hold due to the Governor's Freeze on Transportation Trust Fund Projects.  Work will resume when the Governor lifts the ban.


The above projects scheduled are weather sensitive and dates may change due to rain / snow in the forecast.  For questions on the projects please call 307-6400.


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.