NJ Transit Rail Service Changes at NY Penn Station – Effective July 10
Amtrak will perform significant track maintenance at NY Penn Station during the summer. As a result, there will be NJ Transit rail service modifications from July 10 through September 1. During this period, all Midtown Direct trains on the Morris & Essex Lines will be diverted to Hoboken. Please review NJ Transit’s Service Advisory for details.
New NJ Transit Rail Schedules – Effective May 7
New schedules for NJ Transit rail lines go into effect on Sunday, May 7. This includes the Morris & Essex and Montclair-Boonton rail lines that serve Morris County. Please review NJ Transit’s Service Advisory for details.
NJTPA Regional Transportation Plan Update – Public Survey & Outreach Events
The North Jersey Transportation Planning Authority (NJTPA) is updating its Regional Transportation Plan and is actively seeking public input on the Plan. Visit the project’s website to read more and take the survey.
The NJTPA project team is also attending events to throughout the region to meet with the public in person.
Two Rail Crossing Projects in Dover – Starts March 27
Two railroad crossing rehabilitation projects on Lower Richboynton Road and North Salem Street in Dover will start the week of March 27. These projects will require road closures and detours. Both projects are expected to be completed within about a week. Read the press release for details.
2017 County Road Paving Projects
The Morris County Board of Freeholders has announced the 2017 list of county road paving projects that will target nearly 33 miles across 15 municipalities at a total cost of $9 million, in a continuation of the board’s continuing policy of maintaining and improving the county’s high quality road network.
NJ Rideshare Website is Available to help Commuters
NJ Rideshare is a free website to help people living or working in New Jersey find more options to get to work. The website helps commuters find carpools or vanpools to join. It also identifies public transit and park & ride locations to help commuters travel to work. Visit www.NJRideshare.com to find out more information.
Street Smart Safety Campaign – 2016
Street Smart Safety Campaign is a public education and awareness campaign created and coordinated by the NJTPA in order to help encourage safer decisions by drivers and pedestrians. For more information, please visit the Street Smart website.
Pulaski Skyway Rehabilitation Project
The northbound travel lanes on the Route 1&9 Pulaski Skyway will be closed for approximately 24 months while the NJDOT rehabilitates the bridge deck. For more information on alternate routes, and transit and ridesharing options visit pulaskiskyway.com.