Date: May 18, 2018

Goethals Bridge New Jersey-bound lanes to be Closed during the weekend of May 18-21

Lane closings also scheduled for the George Washington Bridge and Holland Tunnel

The New Jersey-bound lanes of the Goethals Bridge will be closed during the weekend of May 18-21 to allow the existing bridge approach ramps – which now feed westbound traffic onto two lanes on the eastbound span – to be realigned to allow traffic to feed onto the new westbound structure, which will open no later than 4 a.m. Monday, May 21. During the closing, travelers heading westbound into New Jersey will be diverted to the Outerbridge Crossing or the Bayonne Bridge. The bridge’s eastbound lanes will not be impacted.

Lane closings also are planned for the George Washington Bridge and the Holland Tunnel this weekend and/or next week for ongoing construction and repair projects.

Goethals Bridge:

Holland Tunnel:

George Washington Bridge:

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