Recent News

Shrewsbury River Temporary Channel Width Reduction

On or about July 30, 2022, weather permitting, bridge replacement construction activity in the Shrewsbury River will require the existing navigational channel width to be reduced from 75′ to 65′ for an estimated 12 months.

The channel will continue to be open to mariners. For additional details, click to view the Public Notice.

Thank you for your continued support and understanding during the construction phase of this important bridge replacement.

Construction Activity Near West Park

This is a courtesy note to inform the communities of Rumson and Sea Bright that the bridge contractor might close the eastbound shoulder of Rumson Road in the area of West Park during the day on May 5, 2022 for construction activity. Please see the Travel Advisory page.

If you have questions or comments, please click here.

Utility Related Work Continues

This is a courtesy note to inform the communities of Rumson and Sea Bright that the JCP&L utility work along Rumson Road in the area of West Park will continue through the week of April 11, 2022.

The work along Ocean Avenue (Route 36) was completed today, April 8.

If you have questions or comments, please click here.

Construction Field Activity Update

The following field activity is underway for bridge replacement construction in both Rumson and Sea Bright. These activities will continue in the coming weeks:

  • Implement vibration monitoring surveys (property owners within 300’ to receive letters)
  • Install vibration monitoring devices
  • Implement tree protection and removal plan
  • Install construction signage & variable message signs
  • Movement and set-up of construction equipment and materials
  • Install open wire fencing around project area work sites
  • Install wooden stockade fencing near West Park playground

A separate Travel Advisory page will be added to the main menu bar to inform the public of vehicle, pedestrian, bicycle, or marine travel changes.

If you have questions or comments, please click here.

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