UPCOMING COUNTY ROADWAY / BRIDGE PROJECTS
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). The project will begin on or about August 15, 2019, and is anticipated to be completed in November. Hours of work will be Monday through Friday 7:00 AM to 5:00 PM. Please use caution while traveling through the work zone.
Resurfacing and Safety Improvements to Bluebell Road (CR 633) From Corkery Lane (CR 612) to Malaga Road (CR 659) in the Township of Monroe, Gloucester County
The County of Gloucester has contracted South State, Inc. to complete the resurfacing and safety improvements to Bluebell Road (CR 633). Work will include select guide rail, concrete curb, and sidewalk replacement, as well as milling and asphalt paving within the limits of the project. The project will start on or about August 12, 2019 and is anticipated to be completed by the middle of October. Hours of work will be from 7:00 AM to 5:00 PM, Monday through Friday.
Starting Monday, September 30, 2019, mill and paving work will be performed on Bluebell Road. This work will take about two (2) weeks. During this time a one-way detour for south bound traffic will be utilized. North bound traffic will remain unchanged. Please follow the posted signs. Please use caution while traveling through the work zone. All resident's and business owners will have access to their properties at all times.
Night time mill and paving work will take place Wednesday, October 2, and Thursday, October 3, 2019. Work will take place on these two evenings between 7:00 PM and 6:00 AM, weather permitting.
Flashing Signal Installation at Kings Highway (CR 551) and Tomlin Station Road (CR 607) in the Township of East Greenwich
The County of Gloucester has contracted Kane Communications to complete a new flashing traffic signal at the intersection of Kings Highway, County Route 551 with Tomlin Station Road, County Route 607 in the Township of East Greenwich. The intersection will be converted to an all way stop. Work will begin on/about October 7 and is anticipated being completed in 2 months, weather permitting. Hours of work will be Monday through Friday 7:00 AM to 5:00 PM. The installation of the flashing traffic signal will also include the construction of curb at the intersection and the restriping of the roadway approaches. Traffic signing will be constructed in support of the signal. Please use caution while driving through the work zone.
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.