Aug
08
News Release

Paving/Repair Project Scheduled to Begin Next Week at Milford-Montague (Route 206) Toll Bridge

MILFORD, PA – The weathered pothole driving surface on the Milford-Montague (Route 206) Toll Bridge and its New Jersey and Pennsylvania approach roadways is scheduled to undergo milling and repaving under a roughly three-month-long project starting next week, the Delaware River Joint Toll Bridge Commission announced today. The project also is expected to repair and/or

Aug
03
News Release

Major Work-Zone/Traffic Shift Approaching for Northampton Street Bridge (Easton-Phillipsburg ‘Free Bridge’) Project

EASTON, PA – A major work zone and traffic shift is expected to take place over the next five days at the Northampton Street Bridge Toll-Supported Bridge (a.k.a. Easton-Phillipsburg “free bridge”),  the Delaware River Joint Toll Bridge Commission announced today. The bridge, which is in the midst of an 18-month-long rehabilitation project, will have its

Jun
30
News Release

COMMISSION MOURNS PASSING OF FORMER CHIEF ENGINEER GEORGE G. ALEXANDRIDIS

 YARDLEY, PA – The Delaware River Joint Toll Bridge Commission is mourning the recent passing of the agency’s former award-winning chief engineer, George A. Alexandridis, P.E., of Lawrenceville, N.J. Mr. Alexandridis died on Monday, June 27, at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital in New Brunswick, N.J.  He was 87. Mr. Alexandridis helped shape and guide

Jun
24
News Release

CENTRE BRIDGE-STOCKTON BRIDGE BEING OUTFITTED WITH STRUCTURAL-HEALTH-MONITORING DEVICES

STOCKTON, NJ – The Delaware River Joint Toll Bridge Commission (DRJTBC) today announced that wireless structural-monitoring sensors have been installed on the Centre Bridge-Stockton Toll-Supported Bridge linking Solebury Township, PA. and Stockton Borough, N.J. The sensors, however, won’t become operational until the Commission engineers and consultants conduct a series of mid-July overnight load tests to

May
23
News Release

Komjathy Selected As New Commission Chairman; Janvey, Grace, Laurenti Maintain Respective Posts

YARDLEY, PA – The Delaware River Joint Toll Bridge Commission today announced its panel of officers for the next 12-month period. Aladar G. Komjathy of Lambertville, N.J. was elected chairman.  He replaces Michael B. Lavery, a Hackettstown, N.J. attorney who had served as chairman since December 2015.  Chairman Komjathy’s oath of office was administered by

Apr
29
News Release

Four Weeks Remain until Final Completion for Scudder Falls Bridge Replacement Project

SCUDDER FALLS – About one month remains until the May 27 target date for final completion of the five-year-long Scudder Falls Bridge Replacement Project. Remaining tasks include miscellaneous punch list work and tree planting/landscaping at various locations within the project limits in Ewing, N.J. and Lower Makefield, PA. Temporary single lane closures are possible —

Mar
14
News Release

Setup for First of Three Around-The-Clock Traffic Shifts for Northampton Street Bridge Rehabilitation to Begin 9 A.M. Wednesday

EASTON, PA – The first of three protracted traffic shifts with single lanes in each direction at the Northampton Street Bridge (“the free bridge”) is scheduled to begin 9 a.m. Wednesday morning, the Delaware River Joint Toll Bridge Commission announced today. The 9 a.m. start time marks the end of the normal peak weekday morning

Mar
09
News Release

Traffic Shift, Lane and Walkway Closures to Begin Next Week for Northampton Street Bridge Rehabilitation Project

EASTON, PA – The first in a series of traffic shifts and lane and walkway closures is scheduled to begin next week for a rehabilitation project at the Northampton Street Toll-Supported Bridge (“the free bridge”) between Easton, PA. and Phillipsburg, N.J. As early as Wednesday morning, March 16, the bridge’s upstream lane and adjoining walkway