Pulaski Skyway will close for construction this weekend

Pulaski Skyway will close for construction this weekend

Pulaski Skyway will close for construction this weekend

JERSEY CITY - (AP) - The Pulaski Skyway will be closed in both directions this weekend for the installation of new floor beams on the 83-year-old span.

The closure will start at 9 p.m. Friday and last through 5 a.m. Monday.

Detours will be posted.

The state Transportation Department says the $1 billion Pulaski Skyway project will extend the life of the bridge by 75 years.

advertisement | advertise on News 12

Trending Video

From left to right: New Jersey State Trooper 1 New Jersey state troopers help deliver baby on I-287
An Amtrak power problem in one of the 2 More headaches for LIRR riders after Amtrak power problem
Sea Cliff's Troy Ramey was voted off 'The 3 Elisa's Entertainment for 4/26
4 VIDEO: Brooklyn Botanic Garden to host annual Sakura Matsuri Festival
The Pascack Valley High School girls lacrosse team 5 HS lacrosse team 'adopts' 8-year-old fighting brain cancer

advertisement | advertise on News 12

More News

Officials say the roadway is safe to drive Pulaski Skyway shows rust, corrosion

The New Jersey Department of Transportation gave representatives of the media a tour of damage

Communipaw Avenue can be slow on a good Pulaski shutdown causes problems on alternate routes

Heavy traffic due to the partial shutdown of the Pulaski Skyway has been a hassle

Officials are expecting traffic volume to return to Pulaski Skyway drivers urged to find other routes

Officials are advising commuters who use the Pulaski Skyway that last week was the exception,

The 83-year-old span will be closed in both Pulaski Skyway to close on weekends during spring

Motorists who use the Pulaski Skyway will need to find alternate routes starting this weekend.

Sorry to interrupt...

Your first 5 are free

Access to News12 is free for Optimum, Comcast®, Time Warner® and Service Electric℠ video customers.

Please enjoy 5 complimentary views to articles, photos, and videos during the next 30 days.

LOGIN SUBSCRIBE