The upstream travel lane on the Northampton Street Bridge between Easton, PA. and Phillipsburg, N.J. is scheduled to be closed during off-peak hours -- 6 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. -- Monday to Thursday, Jan. 30 to Feb. 2. Motorists may encounter periodic backups and delays. The lane closure is needed to complete aspects of a rehabilitation project scheduled for completion in spring 2023,
The Commission requires Special Permits for any truck or vehicle that exceeds one or more of the following criteria and/or needing a permit to operate on the state routes of either Pennsylvania or New Jersey:
Gross vehicle weight (GVW) over 80,000 pounds
Over 13 feet 6 inches in height
Greater than 8 feet 6 inches in width
More than 75 feet in length
To apply for a truck permit, please fill out and submit the form below at least 2 business days before crossing. Should you have any questions, please contact the DRJTBC Truck Permit Information Line at 267-394-6735 between 8:30 a.m. and 4 p.m. Monday to Friday, excluding holidays.