Road Work Updates


Resurfacing of West Academy Street, County Route 608/610 and Aura Road/ Whig Lane, County Route 610 in the Borough of Clayton and Township of Elk.
The County of Gloucester has contracted South State to complete the resurfacing/reconstruction of West Academy Street (CR 610/608), and Aura Road/Whig Lane (CR 610), in the Borough of Clayton and Township of Elk. The project will consist of the reconstruction of West Academy Street (CR 610/608) and Aura Road (CR 610) from the railroad crossings to Delsea Drive, and the milling and paving of Aura Road/ Whig Lane (CR 610) to Buck Road (CR 553). The project also includes installation of a new water main in Clayton.
Construction began on January 16th. The Detour has been in place along Academy Street from Delsea Drive to the railroad crossing, and is anticipated to continue through mid March.

Intersection Improvements to Ellis Mill Road (CR 641) with Richwood Road (CR 609) and Clems Run Road (CR 623)in the Township of Harrison, County of Gloucester
The County of Gloucester has contracted South State Inc. to complete intersection safety improvements including minor widening, milling, paving, curbing, and the installation of flashing warning beacons at the intersections of Ellis Mill Road with Richwood Road and Clems Run Road. The project is nearing completion. The signals are anticipated to be activated by the middle of February with only minor items remaining.

 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 project will consist of the construction of a modern roundabout at the intersection of Auburn Road (County Route 551) with High Hill Road (CR 662). The project will involve the reconstruction of the roadway surface and raising of the existing profile while offsetting the roundabout to the south and east of the existing intersection. Work is scheduled to begin within the next 60 days, with more updates to follow. 

Guide Rail Installation at Ten Locations throughout Gloucester County.
The County of Gloucester will be conducting a project involving the improvement of various guide rail locations throughout the County. Work is scheduled to begin within the next 60 days with more updates to follow. 

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.