Road Work Updates


Reconstruction of Woodbury-Glassboro Road (CR 553) between Delsea Drive (SR 47) and Pitman Avenue (CR 639) in the Boroughs of Glassboro and Pitman
The County of Gloucester has contracted R.E Pierson to perform the following work on Woodbury Glassboro Road (CR 553) starting on or about June 26, 2017. The project shall include the removal of the existing asphalt and concrete roadway, the installation of 6” of DGA base course, 4” of HMA 19M64 Base Course and 2” of HMA 12.5ME Surface Course. All intersections will include the construction of ADA ramps to comply with current standards.  New drainage inlets along with new under-drain and the replacement of the storm sewer system within the limits of the project. All roadway markings shall be re-established and upgraded to current standards. All roadway signs will also be replaced.

Guiderail and Bridge Repair Improvement Projects to Clayton Avenue (CR-608) over Still Run Branch
The project is estimated to be completed by June 30, 2017 (weather permitting). A Roadway Closure and Detour will be utilized during this construction. Access to your property will be maintained at all times during the construction. Please observe direction of traffic directors during the construction. Work hours will be 7am to 4:30pm, Monday thru Friday. Please use caution when traveling through the work zones.

Resurfacing of Main Street (ALT CR 553), Mantua Township From: Breakneck Road/ Center Street (CR 603) to South of Tyler's Mill Road.
The County of Gloucester has contracted South State Inc., to perform the resurfacing project on Main Street (CR 553A) in Mantua Township. The project is being completed in order to address the deterioration of the existing road surface and to repair the gas main patches.The work will consist of milling 2 inches of the existing roadway and then overlaying the existing concrete roadway with 2 inches of a new asphalt surface course. The project will begin construction on or about Monday, June 19, 2017. Hours of operation will commence at 7:00 Am and end at 5:00 PM, and is anticipated to be completed in 1 day. The roadway will be detoured but will allow traffic to flow in one direction throughout the length of the project. Residents shall have access to their driveways at all times, except when the operation is directly in front of their property.

Resurfacing of Cohawkin Road(CR 667), from State Route 45 to Cedar Road (CR 673) in the townships of Mantua and Harrison.

The County of Gloucester has contracted South State Inc., to perform the resurfacing project on CR 667 (Cohawkin Road) in Mantua and Harrison Townships. The project is being completed in order to address the deterioration of the existing surface.
The project will consist of the milling and re-paving of the existing road surface. Work is scheduled to begin on or about Wednesday, June 21, 2017. Work hours for this project will be from 7 Am. to 5 Pm. The roadway will be detoured, but will allow traffic to flow in one direction throughout the length of the project; residents will have access to their driveways at all times. Please have all vehicles on Cohawkin Road removed by 7 Am during this operation.

 Roundabout Construction at High Hill Road (CR 662)/ Bridgeport Avenue and Auburn Road (CR 551) in the Township of Woolwich & the Borough of Swedesboro, Gloucester County
The County of Gloucester has contracted South State, Inc. to construct a roundabout at the intersection of Auburn Road (County Route 551) with High Hill Road (CR 662). Starting on or about April 24th, a detour will be implemented for phase 1. Traffic from High Hill and Auburn Roads will be detoured down Center Square Road and Township Line Road. This phase will last approximately 16 weeks. For construction of the final phase (phase 2) traffic on Bridgeport Avenue and Auburn Road, north of the roundabout will be detoured down Kings Highway and Center Square Road. During construction, access to homes and businesses will remain open. It is anticipated that construction will be completed in October, weather permitting.

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.

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.