Heavy delays expected on Route 1 North, South due to contruction, repairs

Commuters should expect heavy delays today around Route 1 North and South in Middlesex County.

Commuters should expect heavy delays today around Route 1 North and South in Middlesex County. (8/17/13)

EDISON - Commuters should expect heavy delays today around Route 1 North and South in Middlesex County.

Construction on Route 1 begins on Old Post Road. Route 1 has been reduced from three lanes to one in that area.

The Department of Transportation is also repairing a railroad crossing about a half a mile down the road causing a detour.

Officials say that the repairs are expected to take all weekend long and should be completed by 5 a.m. on Monday.

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