Dec
29
News Release

Scudder Falls Project Update for Week of Jan. 2, 2022

SCUDDER FALLS – Construction activities and some short-term travel restrictions for the Scudder Falls Bridge Replacement Project are scheduled to resume on January 3, 2022. The project reached the “substantial completion” mark in mid-December, bringing to a close all long-term uninterrupted lane and ramp closures.  Only short-term travel restrictions are expected to be needed to

Dec
17
News Release

Scudder Falls Bridge Replacement Project Reaches ‘Substantial completion’ – Travel Advisory for Week of Dec. 19

SCUDDER FALLS – After 4-1/2 years of construction along a 4.4-mile-long stretch of I-295 in New Jersey and Pennsylvania, the Scudder Falls Bridge Replacement achieved “substantial completion” with the opening of the reconstructed access ramp from NJ Route 175/Upper River Road to I-295 South in Ewing, N.J. The “substantial completion” construction milestone means all long-term

Dec
09
News Release

Scudder Falls Bridge Replacement Project Travel Advisory for Week of Dec. 12

EWING, NJ – The NJ Route 175 entry ramp to I-295 South is expected to remain closed into late December and daytime closures along the NJ Route 29 southbound bypass lane beneath the Scudder Falls Bridge are scheduled to continue another week, the Delaware River Joint Toll Bridge Commission announced today. The I-295 South access

Dec
03
News Release

Daytime Lane Closure at Northampton Street Toll-Supported Bridge For Rehabilitation Project Preparations Four Days Next Week

EASTON, PA – The Northampton Street Toll-Supported Bridge (“the free bridge”) between Easton, PA. and Phillipsburg, N.J. will be restricted to two travel lanes – instead of the normal three — 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Tuesday to Friday, Dec. 7-10. Travel will be maintained in both directions whenever one of the bridge’s lanes are

Dec
02
News Release

Scudder Falls Bridge Replacement Project Travel Advisory for Week of Dec. 5

EWING, NJ – The Scudder Falls Bridge Replacement Project remains on track to reach “substantial completion” on December 15, but some lane and ramp closures will be needed next week to achieve that construction target date. Motorists should expect the following travel restrictions during this week: Continuing weekday closures of the Route 29 southbound bypass

Dec
01
News Release

Travel Changes – NJ Side of Scudder Falls Bridge – Weekday Diversions of NJ Route 29 South Bypass Traffic Scheduled to Begin Tomorrow Morning

EWING, NJ – The Route 29 southbound bypass lane that crosses beneath the Scudder Falls (I-295) Toll Bridge is scheduled to be closed weekdays with traffic diverted through nearby service ramps and roundabouts starting approximately 7 a.m. tomorrow, the Delaware River Joint Toll Bridge Commission announced today. The travel restriction is needed so work crews

Nov
22
News Release

Scudder Falls Travel Update – Nov 21-23

SCUDDER FALLS – A series of changes have been made in this week’s Scudder Falls Bridge Replacement Project construction plan.  Here’s how those changes could affect motorists tonight through Wednesday: Rescheduled!  I-295 West Off-Ramp to Taylorsville Road (Exit 10) – This is the first exit ramp (for travel to Yardley and New Hope) after crossing

Nov
22
News Release

Scudder Falls Bridge Replacement Project Travel Advisory for Week of Nov. 21 – More I-295 Ramp Closures Scheduled This Week In Vicinity of Scudder Falls Toll Bridge

LOWER MAKEFIELD, PA – Two more ramp closures are scheduled along I-295 near the Scudder Falls Toll Bridge this week as work crews carry out a variety of tasks so the 4-1/2-year-long Scudder Falls Bridge Replacement Project can reach “substantial completion” in mid-December. In Pennsylvania, the first I-295 westbound ramp after the bridge to Taylorsville