Scudder Falls Bridge Replacement Project
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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
Sep
17
Travel Advisory for Week of Sept. 20 - Overnight Ramp Closures Cancelled at NJ 29/I-295 Interchange
 
Sep
10
Travel Advisory for Week of September 13
 
Sep
02
Travel Advisory for Week of September 6 - Labor Day Moratorium Ends Noon, Tues. Sept 8
 
Sep
01
PA Delaware Canal Towpath Weekday Closures/Stoppages Possible through September
 
Detour Maps

Traffic Shift Map for NJ Route 29 SB Bypass Closure

The NJ Route 29 SB bypass lane at the I-295/Route 29 interchange (Exit 76) is closed with traffic shifted through the two roundabouts and connector lanes toward Trenton.

This closure will allow for Stage 2 construction activities -- erection of a second bridge span and I-295 approach widening -- in 2020 and 2021.


Detour for the NJ Rte. 175/River Road On-Ramp to I-295 SB (Pink Map)

Revised January 2020:  This ramp is expected to remain closed until spring 2021.  Use the southern roundabout at the nearby I-295/Route 29 interchange to access the on-ramp to I-295 SB.


Intermittent Daytime Closures of Delaware Canal Towpath Possible through September 2020

The Delaware Canal towpath segment at the Scudder Falls (I-295) Toll Bridge may be closed periodically between 6 a.m. and 5 p.m. on weekdays through September 2020.

 


NJ D&R Canal Towpath Section near Scudder Falls Bridge open through September 2020

Limited intermittent weekday closures of the Delaware & Raritan Canal towpath on the New Jersey side of the Scudder Falls Toll Bridge may occur 6 a.m. to 5 p.m. on weekdays now through September.

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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