Mar
25
News Release

Pre-Project-Construction Utility Relocations Could Cause Minor Delays at Taylorsville, Woodside & River Roads Next Week

LOWER MAKEFIELD, PA – Motorists may encounter brief off-peak travel delays next week at various locations along Taylorsville, Woodside and River roads in Lower Makefield, PA. as PECO workers relocate utility lines in advance of the upcoming Scudder Falls Bridge Replacement Project, the Delaware River Joint Toll Bridge Commission announced today. Flagger-controlled travel patterns may

Mar
24
News Release

With Onset of Longer Days and Sustained Warmer Weather, Work on Noise-Abatement Walls to Extend into Saturday

LOWER MAKEFIELD, PA – Work on the installation of noise-abatement walls at warranted locations along the Pennsylvania I-95 approach to the Scudder Falls Bridge will continue into a Saturday for the first time this weekend, the Delaware River Joint Toll Bridge Commission announced today. Until this point, noise wall construction activities for the Scudder Falls

Mar
09
News Release

Construction Work on PA I-95 Noise-Abatement Walls Set to Resume Next Week in Lower Makefield

LOWER MAKEFIELD, PA – Work on the installation of noise-abatement walls at warranted locations along the Pennsylvania I-95 approach to the Scudder Falls Bridge is expected to resume next week, the Delaware River Joint Toll Bridge Commission announced today. Noise wall construction activities went on a winter hiatus effective February 9. The suspension of noise

Mar
02
News Release

Bridge Commission Completes $430 Million Bond Sale for Scudder Falls Bridge Replacement Project

NEW HOPE, PA – The Delaware River Joint Toll Bridge Commission (DRJTBC) has completed the sale of $430,250,000 in Bridge System Revenue Bonds, Series 2017, to finance the agency’s Scudder Falls Bridge Replacement Project. The transaction closed yesterday with the conveyance of bond proceeds to the Commission. “This transaction is a clear indication of the

Mar
01
News Release

Backups, Delays Possible Friday Night to Monday Afternoon in Southbound Direction at Trenton-Morrisville (Route 1) Toll Bridge

  MORRISVILLE, PA – Southbound Route 1 motorists may encounter traffic congestion and travel delays this weekend due to construction activities at the Trenton-Morrisville (Route 1) Toll Bridge, the Delaware River Joint Toll Bridge Commission announced today. Beginning 8 p.m. Friday, March 3, one of the E-ZPass-only lanes at the bridge’s toll plaza will be

Mar
01
News Release

Design Contract Awarded for New Administration Building off I-95 in Lower Makefield, PA.

LOWER MAKEFILED, PA – The Delaware River Joint Toll Bridge Commission has awarded a contract to a Pennsylvania architectural firm to design a new office building that would serve as the agency’s administrative headquarters. The building would be constructed on a portion of a 10-acre parcel the Commission purchased from Lower Makefield Township, PA. last year.

Feb
28
News Release

Bridge Commission Completes Transition to New Public Website

NEW HOPE, PA – The Delaware River Joint Toll Bridge Commission today announced the completion of a new public website that provides more images, improved navigation, and updated content. The redesigned website may be accessed at the URL address the Commission has employed since 2000: www.drjtbc.org. The new website was designed using a WordPress content

Feb
27
News Release

Construction Inspection Contracts Awarded for Scudder Falls (I-95) Bridge Replacement Project

NEW HOPE, PA – The effort to replace the functionally obsolete and congestion-prone Scudder Falls (I-95) Bridge continued to advance today with the Delaware River Joint Toll Bridge Commission’s approval of three engineering contracts to provide construction inspection services for replacing and demolishing the existing Scudder Falls Bridge, as well as improvements to the Pennsylvania

Feb
16
News Release

Brief Travel Delays Possible on Upcoming Weekends in Southbound Direction at Trenton-Morrisville (Route 1) Toll Bridge

MORRISVILLE, PA – Motorists may encounter travel delays and traffic queuing in the southbound direction at the Trenton-Morrisville (Route 1) Toll Bridge this weekend and four additional weekends in February and March, the Delaware River Joint Toll Bridge Commission announced today. A series of construction activities related to a system-wide toll collection modernization project will