Construction on Major Roadways in Morris County to Affect Traffic Today
Expect Delays and Lane Shifts on NJ 15 and US 46, Road Work to Continue until Late Evening.
Residents and commuters in and around Morristown, NJ, should brace for potential traffic delays as construction activities ramp up on several key roadways today.
As of 9:00 am, construction is underway on NJ 15 in both directions, from just north of NJ 181/Espanong Rd/Weldon Rd in Jefferson Township to south of NJ 181 in Sparta Township. The right shoulder will be closed until 3:30 pm due to construction work.
Additionally, around the same time, all lanes on NJ 15 in the vicinity of CR 615/Edison Rd in Jefferson Township have been shifted to accommodate construction activities. This arrangement will also be in place until 3:30 pm. Drivers are advised to be cautious in this area and to anticipate potential disruptions to the regular flow of traffic.
In a separate update, construction work has also been reported on US 46 eastbound, west of CR 637/Beverwyck Rd in Parsippany-Troy Hills Township. One right lane will remain closed throughout the day until 11:59 pm tonight.
The Department of Transportation urges drivers to be patient and exercise caution when traversing these areas. Motorists should expect possible delays and consider taking alternate routes if possible. Remember to keep a safe distance from construction crews and vehicles to ensure the safety of both road workers and drivers.
For real-time updates on road conditions and construction schedules, motorists can check the NJ Department of Transportation's website. Regular updates will also be posted on local radio traffic reports.
This ongoing infrastructure improvement project is part of a broader effort to maintain and enhance the safety and reliability of the county's roadway network. Residents and motorists are thanked for their patience and understanding during this time.