The New Jersey Department of Transportation (NJDOT) today announced that the I-80 eastbound Exit 34 off-ramp to North Main Street will be closed this weekend for roadway repairs in Wharton Township, Morris County.


The New Jersey Department of Transportation (NJDOT) today announced that the I-80 eastbound Exit 34 off-ramp to North Main Street will be closed this weekend for roadway repairs in Wharton Township, Morris County.
 
NJDOT has planned a staged closure of the exit-ramp.  On Friday, October 30, at 9:30 a.m. NJDOT will close the Exit 34 off-ramp from I-80 eastbound to North Main Street, as well as the ramp deceleration lane in order to reconstruct the settled roadway around the ramp.  NJDOT will also close the right lane on I-80 eastbound in the vicinity of the exit.
 
The closures will remain in place over the weekend period, being re-opened to traffic by 5:30 a.m., on Monday morning, November 2.
 
I-80 eastbound traffic headed for Main Street or Route 15 will be directed to Exit 35 (Mount Hope Avenue ), left onto Mount Hope Avenue back over I-80, left onto I-80 westbound, taking I-80 westbound to Exit 34 A-B back to Main Street.
 
NJDOT will utilize variable message signs on I-80 to advise motorists of the traffic pattern changes.  Real time travel and construction information is available online at www.nj511.info