Mar
13
Active Alert
March 13, 2019

Single-Lane Travel Pennsylvania-Bound Approaching the Scudder Falls (I-295) Bridge Thursday Morning, March 14

Concrete pouring work and a corresponding single-lane travel restriction are scheduled to be in effect in the Pennsylvania-bound direction on the Scudder Falls Bridge Thursday morning, March 14. Backups and delays are likely on I-295 NB approaching the bridge from the New Jersey side any time after 7 a.m. Thursday.  Motorists should plan ahead or take an alternate NJ-to-PA route during the Thursday morning commuting period.

Feb
21
Active Alert
February 21, 2019

Major 24/7 Ramp Detours at I-295/NJ29 Interchange in New Jersey

Motorists are advised that a portion of the I-295/NJ Route 29 interchange (Exit 76) on the New Jersey side of the Scudder Falls Bridge will be closed to traffic for 18 consecutive weeks.

Three traffic movements at the interchange will be affected and each will have its own respective detour route:

Important note:  Only select travel movements within the interchange are affected; the Scudder Falls Bridge, I-295 and Route 29 will remain open to thru-traffic.

Because of the scope of ramp closures and detours at the interchange, the Delaware River Joint Toll Bridge Commission is warning motorists who use the I-295/Route 29 interchange during peak commuting periods to allow extra time to reach their destinations as the public adjusts to the new travel restrictions.

Dec
28
Active Alert
December 28, 2018

Intermittent Weekday Closures of Canal Towpaths in PA & NJ near Scudder Falls Bridge until March

Intermittent weekday daytime closures of the canal towpaths on the New Jersey and Pennsylvania sides of the Scudder Falls Bridge are scheduled until approximately late February or early March.

(CLICK HERE TO VIEW PA TOWPATH CLOSURE AREA)

(CLICK HERE TO VIEW NJ TOWPATH CLOSURE AREA)

Barring any schedule changes, the towpaths are expected to be open for public use on weekends.