(1/23/2014) Rehabilitation of Sussex County Bridge E-06 CR 631 (Church Street) Franklin Borough . Attached please find the final project update notice for the Rehabilitation of Sussex County Bridge E-06. The anticipated opening date for Bridge E-06 was expected to be prior to December 31, 2013. The project was deemed substantially complete and was re-opened to two way traffic on December 27, 2013.
(11/18/2013) Structural Evaluation of Bridge C-18 - Roseville Road - Byram Township Sussex County Division of Engineering has coordinated a structural evaluation of Sussex County Bridge C-18 on Roseville Road in Byram Township. The bridge will be subjected to a single lane, flagger controlled work zone during the day. This work zone set up is scheduled for Tuesday November 19, 2013 and Wednesday November 20, 2013. Please see attached Public Notice for additional information.
(11/8/2013) Structural Evaluation of Bridge C-17 - Roseville Road - Byram Township The asphalt patching of the roadway at Bridge C-17 on Roseville Road in Byram Township has been completed and the roadway has been reopened to traffic. Please see the attached notice for more details on the Structural Evaluation of Bridge C-17.
(10/14/2013) Project Completion Notice: 2013 Sussex County Long Line Program.
(10/10/2013) Bridge F-08, Stillwater Road (CR-610), Project Completion Notice. As of the morning of Thursday, October 10, 2013 work has been completed at Bridge F-08 and CR-610 (Stillwater Road) has been fully reopened to traffic. Please see the attached project notice for additional information regarding the above referenced project.
(10/09/2013) Bridge Q-23 (West Mountain Road) Sparta Township Repairs - Advanced Construction Notice Work to repair Sussex County Bridge Q-23 on West Mountain Road in Sparta Township is scheduled to begin on or about Tuesday, October 15. During active construction work zone traffic will be managed by a flagger-controlled, single-lane work zone. Outside of active work hours the roadway will be returned to two-lane, two-way traffic, with a shoulder closure adjacent to the work on the upstream headwall. Attached is an updated project notice with additional project information as well as a map for the bridge in question.
(9/24/2013) Project Completion Notice: 2013 Micro Surfacing Program Attached is the completion notice for the above referenced project. Please be advised that the 2013 Micro Surfacing Program has been completed and all long lines and pavement markings replaced.
(8/30/2013) D-45 Culvert Replacement - Frankford Township Please be advised, that as of Friday, August 30, work has been completed for the D-45 Culvert Replacement and CR-629 (Wykertown Road) has been fully reopened to traffic. Attached is a project notice with additional information.
(8/30/2013) Bridge E-07 Traffic Advisory for Week beginning Sept 1 Attached is a traffic advisory for next week. Steel will be delivered to the North Church Rd end of the Bridge E-07 Franklin Viaduct project via SR 94 and CR631. Steel will be driven directly onto the site. Empty trucks will be backed from the site and may interfere with local traffic for as much as 5 minutes while turning around. The longest beams arriving will be 115’ long. The trailers will be shortened for the return trip prior to backing out onto North Church Road.
(8/28/2013) Bridge V-29 (Lounsberry Hollow Road) - Construction Completion Notice Please be advised, that as of Wednesday, August 28, repair work has been completed on the upstream side of Sussex County Bridge V-29 on Lounsberry Hollow Road and the roadway has been reopened to two-way traffic. Attached is a project notice with additional information and a location map for the bridge in question.
(8/26/2013) Project Completion Notice: 2013 Crack sealing Program Please see the attached Completion Notice regarding the 2013 Sussex County Crack sealing Program. Work was completed on Saturday August 24th, 2013.
(8/19/2013) Bridge E-07 Steel delivery traffic advisory Structural steel delivery for Bridge E-07 will commence on Wednesday August 21 and continue through Thursday September 5. The majority of the deliveries will comprise beams as long as 115’. The steel will travel by truck from South Plainfield to the site so it is impossible to tie down exact delivery times for each individual piece. Please be guided by the attached advisory because the deliveries will affect traffic flow in Franklin and especially at Junction and Susquehanna Sts.
(7/23/2013) County Route 521 (River Road) - Emergency Closure - Public Notice Please see attached for the most recent notice regarding the status of the closure of CR-521 in Montague Township.
(6/4/2013) Public Notice: 2013 Sussex County Roadway Maintenance Please find attached a Roadway Maintenance Development Notice as a summary of projects for the upcoming construction season. The Division of Engineering will be coordinating police enhancement efforts as necessary and will send out detailed notices on each project as it approaches.
(5/28/2013) Bridge S-07, CR-521, Stillwater Road - Plastic Barrier Installation & Single Lane Bridge. Please be advised that on Tuesday, May 28, 2013, plastic water-filled construction barriers ("jersey barriers") will be installed at Bridge S-07 on Stillwater Road (CR-521) in Stillwater, NJ. Following installation of these barriers Bridge S-07 will be posted as a "Single Lane Bridge".
Bridge S-07, Stillwater Road - Concrete Barrier Installation Please be advised that as of Friday, August 9th, work has been completed at Bridge S-07 on CR-521 (Stillwater Road) in Stillwater Township. The roadway has been fully reopened to traffic and Bridge S-07 has been reopened as a one lane bridge.
Bridge Q-15 (Sussex Mills Road) Repairs Please see attached for a project completion notice for the work at Sussex County Bridge Q-15 on Sussex Mills Road in Sparta. As of 7/30 work has been completed and the roadway has been fully opened to traffic.
Bridge S-11, Middleville Road 7/19/2013 - Please see attached for the Project Completion notice for the work at Bridge S-11 on Middleville Road in Stillwater.
Bridge J-04, Beaver Lake Road, Approach Repairs & Paving As of 11:00 AM on Thursday, June 20th, work has been completed on Bridge J-04 on Beaver Lake Road in Hardyston. Paving work was completed on 6/19 and 6/20 by Sussex County forces, utilizing a full road closure from 9am-12pm with the cooperation of local residents.
CR-644 (aka Vernon Crossing) Landslide Remediation. Please see the attached Project Completion Notice for the Emergency Re-stabilization of CR 644. All construction activities (including Punch List items) have been completed as of June 12, 2013.
Bridge X-54 (Oil City Road) Temporary Road Closure & Repairs. Please be advised that as of 2:30 PM on Thursday, May 23rd, Bridge X-54 on Oil City Road in Wantage, NJ has been fully OPENED to through traffic.
Emergency Replacement of Bridge S-12. As of April 9, 2013, Middleville Road has been fully opened to traffic. All construction activities at the site have been completed. Please see attached Project Status Update Notice regarding the replacement of Sussex County Bridge S-12.
Emergency Channel Restoration at Bridge B-05 Milk Street, Branchville. As of April 1, 2013, Milk Street has been fully opened to traffic. All construction activities at the site have been completed. Please see the attached Project Status Update Notice regarding the repairs to Sussex County Bridge B-05.
Emergency Stabilization Repairs of Bridges X-43 and X-50 on CR 651/Unionville Road in Wantage As of February 25, 2013, CR 651/Unionville Road has been fully opened to traffic. All construction activities at the sites have been completed and only the final punch-list items remain. Please see the Project Status Update Notices below.
Bridge X-43 Status Update
Bridge X-50 Status Update
Emergency Repairs to Bridge S-17 on County Route 612/Pond Brook Road in Stillwater As of February 7, 2013, CR 612/Pond Brook Road has been fully opened to traffic.
Emergency Repairs of Bridge S-25 As of February 4, 2013, CR 622/Newton Swartswood Road has been fully opened to traffic.
Emergency Replacement of Bridge P-31 Meyers Road, Sandyston Township As of January 16, 2013, Meyers Road has been fully opened to traffic.
Emergency Replacement of Bridge X-67 As of January 9, 2013, Courtright Road has been fully opened to traffic.
Emergency Replacement of Bridge M-05 on Fox Hollow Road in Montague Fox Hollow Road has been fully opened to traffic.
Repairs of Bridge X-25 on Lower Unionville Road in Wantage As of December 17, 2012, Lower Unionville Road has been fully opened to traffic.
2012 Resurfacing Project 11/06/2012.
High Risk Rural Roads. 11/02/2012.
Bridge B-01 Emergency Repair As of October 3, 2012, Kemah Lake Road and Bridge B-01 have been fully opened to traffic.
Bridge V-40 Emergency Repair Bridge V-40, Glenwood Mountain Road, Vernon Township, was fully opened to traffic on September 19.
Bridge J-07 Emergency Replacement Bridge J-07, Silver Lake Road, Hardyston Township, was fully opened to traffic on September 17.
2012 Long Line Striping Completed September 12, 2012.
Bridge X-34 Emergency Roadway Repairs Bridge X-34, Possum Glen Road, Wantage Township, was opened to traffic on August 28.
2012 Cracksealing Completed August, 2012.
FY 2011 Sussex County Paving Program Completed August, 2012.
Int CR 517 Maple Grange - Vernon. Completed 07/05/2012.
Bridge V-52 Emergency Replacement Bridge V-52, Route 517, Vernon Township, was opened to traffic on July 2.
Replacement of Sussex County Bridge C-16 Carrying County Route 607 (Lake Lackawanna Drive) over Lubbers Run, Township of Byram was re-opened to traffic on December 9.
Bridge H03 Replacement The new 75 ft. long Bridge H-03, which replaced the 83 year old deteriorated existing bridge, was built by Lakeside Construction of Hopatcong, NJ and remarkably took just under four months to construct at a cost of $2 Million. The roadway was re-opened to two way traffic in November, 2009.
Historic Bridge K07 Put to Recreational Use On September 30, 2008 the NJDOT opened the new Sussex County Bridge K-09 carrying Sparta-Stanhope Road (CR-605) over the historic Lackawanna (Railroad) Cutoff on the Stanhope Hopatcong border, thereby allowing the adjacent 97 year old County Bridge K-07 to be retired from active service.
Gingerbread Castle Road Bridge The Gingerbread Castle Road Bridge over the Wallkill River was a single-lane bridge which had severely deteriorated over the years, prompting the Sussex County Department of Engineering to call for its replacement.