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(7/2/2015) Project Update: 2015 Sussex County Striping Program
Please find attached the most recent update notice for the 2015 Sussex County Striping Program. Phase 1 of the program was completed today. A notice will be distributed in advance of the start of Phase 2 which is anticipated to commence in August 2015.


(6/29/2015) Project Update - County Route 607, a.k.a. Maxim Drive, Retaining Wall Replacement As of 9:30 AM, Monday June 29, CR-607 (Maxim Drive) has been closed to through traffic at the retaining wall along the frontage of 263-265 Maxim Drive and will remain closed for the duration of construction. A posted detour has been installed advising people of this closure. The Contractor has mobilized to the site and is beginning to remove the wall. Please see the attached public notice for additional information regarding the CR-607 Retaining Wall Replacement.


(6/10/2015) Project Startup Notice: 2014 HRRRP (CR 519 & 560) The Sussex County Division of Engineering has been awarded a federal grant through the North Jersey Transportation Planning Authority's Local Safety High Risk Rural Roads Program which focuses on low cost safety enhancements for the improvement of the operational safety of rural roads.

Affected:
CR 519 Newton McDanolds Corner Road:
North Park Dr. to CR 627/655 Intersection
Town of Newton, Hampton, & Frankford
CR 560 Tuttles Corner Dingmans Road:
Dingman's Bridge to SR 206
Sandyston Township

Work is expected to begin on or about Monday June 22, 2014 on CR 519.


(6/30/2015) Replacement of Sussex County Bridge C-17 Roseville Road Byram Township Bridge C-17, Roseville Road over Lackawanna Cutoff
Public Information Center


The County of Sussex is holding a Public Information Center for the Replacement of Sussex County Bridge C-17 on Roseville Road in Byram Township on Tuesday June 30th from 5:30 to 7:00 p.m. at the Louise Childs Branch of the Sussex County Library, 21 Stanhope Sparta Road (CR 605), Stanhope, NJ 07874. There will be representatives from both the Sussex County Division of Engineering and Pickering, Corts & Summerson, the County's design consultant, present to explain the project and answer any questions. Attached is a Public Notice that provides additional information regarding the project and the Public Information Center.


(6/5/2015) Upcoming 2015 Sussex County Roadway Maintenance Please find attached a notice which conveys upcoming 2015 County Roadway maintenance currently under development within the Sussex County Division of Engineering.


(6/5/2015) Replacement of Sussex County Bridge O-07 - Passaic Avenue - Public Information Center

Public Information Center for the
Replacement of Sussex County Bridge O-07
Passaic Avenue, Ogdensburg Borough

The County of Sussex is planning on holding a Public Information Center regarding the Replacement of Bridge O-07 on Passaic Avenue in Ogdensburg Borough on Monday June 22, 2015 from 6:00 PM to 7:00 PM in the Council Chambers of the Ogdensburg Municipal Building. There will be representatives from both the Sussex County Division of Engineering and the Project's Design Consultant, Keller & Kirkpatrick, present to explain the project and to answer any questions. Please see the attached Public Notice for additional information regarding the Project and the Public Information Center.


(6/4/2015) Bridge B-10, Recreational Road (a.k.a. County Fairgrounds Road) - Closure Notice

Traffic Advisory – Bridge Closure
Sussex County Bridge B-10
Recreational Road (a.k.a. County Fairgrounds Road) in Branchville

Please be advised that on Friday, June 5, 2015 Bridge B-10 in the Borough of Branchville will be closed to traffic due to deterioration of the load carrying stringers (beams). This bridge provides access to Branchville Borough's recreational fields via Railroad / Maple Avenues. Alternate access to Branchville's recreational fields remains available via 2nd Street. For additional information regarding this closure and follow up actions related to this bridge structure, please see the attached public notice.


(5/29/2015) CR-637 Bridge D-44 - Emergency Reduction down to One Lane of Signalized Traffic

Traffic Advisory – One Lane Closure CR 637 Sussex County Bridge D-44
CR-637 (Beemer Church Road) in Frankford

Please be advised that beginning today, Friday May 29th, the Southbound lane of CR 637 will be closed at Bridge D-44 in the Township of Frankford. Attached you will find a more detailed public notice and location map.

A defect discovered in the bridge has impacted the operational safety of the CR 637 Southbound Lane of travel. In response to this situation the Division is implementing an immediate single lane closure of CR 637 SB at Bridge D-44.

During the closure a temporary traffic signal will control the flow of two-way traffic over the bridge using the CR 637 northbound travel lane.

The Division anticipates beginning an investigation and assessment of the condition by June 12th. A status update will be provided as information becomes available.


(5/15/2015) Project Update Notice: 2014 Sussex County Resurfacing Program Please find attached the completion notice of the 2014 Sussex County Resurfacing Program. The completion of all roads except CR 517 Bypass occurred in Fall 2014. Completion of all work on CR 517 Sparta Bypass occurred on May 13, 2015. Final punch list items remain.


(5/15/2015) Replacement of Sussex County Bridge D-12 Stempert Road Frankford Township Bridge D-12, Stempert Road over Culver Creek
A construction contract for the Replacement of Sussex County Bridge D-12 has been awarded to Sparwick Contracting, Inc., of Lafayette, NJ. It is anticipated that construction operations will commence in June/July and complete in November of this year. Project status updates will be issued as the project progresses. See the attached public notice for more information regarding this project.


(5/11/2015) Pending Construction Notice Sussex County Bridge H-19 Repairs CR-519 (Newton-McDanolds Corner Road), Hampton Township Attached is a project notice for repairs to Sussex County Bridge H-19 on CR-519 (Newton-McDanolds Corner Road) in Hampton Township. Please be advised that construction is scheduled to begin on or about Monday, May 18 and last for approximately 3 weeks. Daily, single-lane flagging operations will be utilized during working hours for the duration of construction to allow for construction activities, material deliveries, etc. NO full road closure of CR-519 is anticipated during construction. This work is being advanced in preparation for guide rail upgrades to be performed along CR-519 as a part of the 2014 High Risk Rural Roads Program.


(5/1/2015) Replacement of Sussex County Bridge S-28 - Old Tannery Road - Stillwater Township As of Friday, May 1, 2015, Old Tannery Road is open to traffic at Bridge S-28. All construction activities have been completed and only a few final punch list items remain. For additional information regarding the Reconstruction of Bridge S-28, please see the attached public notice.


(1/23/2015) Rehabilitation of Sussex County Bridge V-39 CR 642 Vernon & Wantage Townships Bridge V-39, County Route 642 (Owens Station Road) over Wallkill River.
County Route 642 has been re-opened. The final items of work required to re-open the roadway were completed at 1:00 p.m. this afternoon. The bridge approaches will be milled and repaved and final striping installed in the Spring. Landscaping and punch list items will also be completed in the Spring. See the attached final public notice for more information regarding this project.

Long Term Projects/Closures

(05/16/2011)Bridge F-04 - Puder Road - Fredon

(2/15/2013) Bridge X-20 Closed - Wantage Township Carrying Berry Road over a Tributary of the West Branch of the Papakating Creek. Damage sustained during the storms of 2011 and subsequent storm events (Hurricane Sandy and other significant flows) have resulted in continued deterioration of the masonry substructure and roadway embankments at Bridge X-20. In the interest of public safety Bridge X-20 has been closed pending construction of a full bridge replacement.

Proposed (Public Comment)

Contact Us 

Sussex County Division of Engineering
One Spring Street
Newton, NJ 07860

William J. Koppenaal, P.E., Assistant County Engineer, Division Director

dpw@sussex.nj.us
973-579-0430

Meetings 

Public Input 

Operational and Safety Improvements to Sussex County Route 653, a.k.a. Clove Road

Operational and Safety Improvements to a portion of Sussex County Route 515

Operational and Safety Improvements to a portion of Sussex County Route 517

Operational and Safety Improvements to Sussex County Route 616-517

Design Standards 

Standard Construction Details
These details have been developed by the Sussex County Division of Engineering to augment, and as appropriate replace, the New Jersey Department of Transportation Standard Construction Details.

Land Development Standards
Provide rules, regulations, and standards for site plans and subdivisions and procedures for review of site plans and subdivisions within the County's jurisdiction.

About 

The Sussex County Division of Engineering is charged with overseeing the numerous facets associated with maintaining, improving, and monitoring the County's Transportation network. The Division works closely with the Division of Facilities Management providing project support and civil/survey design services for a variety of facility related capital improvement projects. Additionally, the Division of Engineering provides technical support to the Division of Planning.

Included within the Department's responsibilities are tasks such as in-house design of road and bridge improvement projects, management of multimillion dollar design projects, monitoring the condition of bridges; signals; signs; traffic markings and other similar infrastructure items, developing long term capital budgets, construction stakeout, ROW surveys, management of county road and bridge construction projects, track traffic trends, and monitor work within the county right of way through road opening and driveway permits.

We invite you to browse our current web pages. Information is continually being developed and posted. Should you have any comments please feel free to email us at dpw@sussex.nj.us.

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