EWING, NJ – The Delaware River Joint Toll Bridge Commission today announced a revised set of overnight lane closures will be in effect this weekend along both directions of I-295 in the vicinity of the Scudder Falls Bridge.

The closures will allow for work at the I-295 approach bridge on the New Jersey side of the Scudder Falls Bridge.

The revised schedule is as follows:

  • I-295 EB/SB (old I-95 north) approaching the Scudder Falls Bridge from the Taylorsville Road/Yardley-New Hope interchange (Exit 10, old exit 51) ls Bridge – Single-lane travel 6:30 p.m. to 10 a.m. (next day) Friday, Sept. 14, AND 6:30 p.m. to 11 a.m. (next day) Saturday, Sept. 15.
  • I-295 NB/WB (old I-95 south) approaching the Scudder Falls Bridge on the New Jersey side – Single-lane travel 8 p.m. to 10 a.m. (next day) Friday, Sept. 14 AND 7 p.m. to 11 a.m. (next day) Saturday, Sept. 15

The aforementioned scheduled travel restrictions are subject to change due to weather, emergency, traffic, and equipment/materials mobilization considerations.  Motorists are urged to allow extra time to reach their destinations, and to reduce speeds and exercise caution when travelling through project work areas.

More information on the Scudder Falls Bridge Replacement Project is available at www.scudderfallsbridge.com.

About The Commission

The Delaware River Joint Toll Bridge Commission was formed by the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania and the State of New Jersey in 1934. It operates eight toll bridges and 12 toll-supported bridges, two of which are pedestrian-only spans.  (Note:  The first completed span of the new Scudder Falls (I-295) Toll Bridge opened to traffic during overnight hours on July 9, 2019.) The Commission is a self-supporting public-service agency that receives neither federal nor state tax dollars to finance its projects or operations. Funding for the operations, maintenance and upkeep of its bridges and related transportation facilities is solely derived from revenues collected at its toll bridges. The Commission’s jurisdiction extends along the Delaware River from the Philadelphia-Bucks County line north to the New Jersey/New York border. The bridges carried more than 139.2 million cars and trucks in 2018. For more information about the Commission and its various initiatives to deliver safer and more convenient bridge travel for its customers, please see: www.drjtbc.org.

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