Scudder Falls Bridge Replacement Project
Construction Underway
A project to alleviate traffic congestion and upgrade safety and operational conditions on the Scudder Falls Bridge and adjoining highway segments.
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Latest News and Advisories
Nov
21
Travel Advisory for Week of November 24 - I-295 SB Realignment in New Jersey Scheduled for Monday
 
Nov
14
Travel Advisory for Week of November 17
 
Nov
07
Travel Advisory for Week of November 10 - Overnight Closure of Taylorsville Road On-ramp to I-295EB Towards New Jersey on Tuesday
 
Nov
06
PA's Delaware Canal Towpath near Scudder Falls Bridge Closing 24/7 for Demolition of Old Overhead I-295 Approach Bridge
 
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Detour for the NJ Rte. 175/River Road On-Ramp to I-295 SB (Pink Map)

This ramp is expected to be closed for approximately one year, ending sometime during the fall of 2020.  Use the southern roundabout at the nearby I-295/Route 29 interchange to access the on-ramp to I-295 SB.


UPDATE 11/12 -- Delaware Canal Towpath Reopened for Public Use on Tuesday, Nov. 12

The Delaware Canal towpath segment at the Scudder Falls (I-295) Toll Bridge reopened to public use on Tuesday, Nov. 12.

Only intermittent daytime closures are possible moving forward.


CONTINUING: Intermittent Closures of NJ D&R Canal Towpath Section near Scudder Falls Bridge through November

Limited intermittent weekday closures of the Delaware & Raritan Canal towpath on the New Jersey side of the Scudder Falls Toll Bridge may occur now through November.

Closures -- when needed -- would allow for various construction and demolition activities in the vicinity of the old Scudder Falls Bridge and at the I-295 approach bridge that crosses over NJ Route 29 NB, NJ Route 175/River Road, and the canal.

Towpath closures are not anticipated to occur on weekends.


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