Northampton Street Free Bridge (Easton-Phillipsburg) - April 24 Update: A 24/7 lane closure remains in effect at this bridge, with traffic restricted to single lanes in each direction. The traffic signal at the bridge's Easton end is being operated manually by Commission personnel during peak travel periods -- 1 p.m. to 7 p.m. weekdays.
The Commission requires Special Permits for any truck or vehicle that exceeds one or more of the following criteria and/or needing a permit to operate on the state routes of either Pennsylvania or New Jersey:
Gross vehicle weight (GVW) over 80,000 pounds
Over 13 feet 6 inches in height
Greater than 8 feet 6 inches in width
More than 75 feet in length
To apply for a truck permit, please fill out and submit the form below at least 2 business days before crossing. Should you have any questions, please contact the DRJTBC Truck Permit Information Line at 267-394-6735 between 8:30 a.m. and 4 p.m. Monday to Friday, excluding holidays.