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New Jersey Department of Transportation (NJDOT) officials today announced two separate railroad crossing rehabilitation projects, one at 10th Avenue, and a second 11th Avenues in Weymouth, Atlantic County. Each project will require a two-day closure and detour. In addition, the 9th Avenue railroad crossing will be permanently closed to increase safety in the area.
10th Avenue Crossing Beginning at 7 a.m., Tuesday, August 14, until 7 p.m., Wednesday, August 15, the two-way traffic on 10th Avenue, between 9th Avenue and 11th Avenue/CR 669, is scheduled to be closed and detoured at the railroad crossing. 10th Avenue will be open to local traffic only. The existing railroad crossing will be removed and replaced with a new concrete crossing and asphalt approach. The following detours will be in place:
10th Avenue eastbound
Vehicles traveling eastbound on 10th Avenue should turn left onto Tuckahoe Road, right onto 11th Avenue/CR 669, right onto South Jersey Avenue, and left back onto 10th Avenue.
10th Avenue westbound
Vehicles traveling westbound on 10th Avenue should turn right onto South Jersey Avenue, left onto 11th Avenue/CR 669, left onto Tuckahoe Road, and right back onto 10th Avenue.
11th Avenue/CR 69 Crossing
Beginning at 7 a.m., Monday, August 20, until 7 p.m., Tuesday, August 21, the two-way traffic on 11th Avenue, between 10th Avenue and 12th Avenue (CR 669), is scheduled to be closed and detoured at the railroad crossing. 11th Avenue will be open to local traffic only. The existing railroad crossing will be removed and replaced with a new concrete crossing and asphalt approach. The following detours will be in place:
11th Avenue eastbound
Vehicles traveling eastbound on 11th Avenue should turn left onto Tuckahoe Road, right onto Miller Avenue, right onto South Jersey Avenue, and left back onto 11th Avenue/CR 669.
11th Avenue westbound
Vehicles traveling westbound on 11th Avenue should turn right onto South Jersey Avenue, left onto Miller Avenue, left onto Tuckahoe Road, and right back onto 11th Avenue/CR 669.
The traffic detours will be coordinated with the local police. The roadway will be reopened if work is completed earlier.
In order to provide safer and smoother railroad crossing in Weymouth, Atlantic County, the existing crossings will be replaced with new concrete crossings and new asphalt approaches. This federally funded project is included within NJDOT’s railroad grade-crossing safety program that repairs, upgrades, or removes approximately 30 crossings each year, statewide.
The precise timing of the work is subject to change due to weather or other factors. Motorists are encouraged to check NJDOT's traffic information website www.511nj.org for real-time travel information and for NJDOT news follow us on Twitter @NJDOT_infoor on the NJDOT Facebook page.
Moss Mill Road, Galloway
Effective August 8, a road closure/detour is in effect 24 hours a day, seven days a week, through Wednesday, August 15 on Moss Mill Road in Galloway Township, between Old Port Republic Road and Constitution Drive, for work by the Atlantic County Utilities Authority.
Motorists should follow the posted detour and plan travel time accordingly or seek alternate routes during this time.
NJDOT Work - Route 50, Hamilton Township
From 8 p.m. to 6 a.m. the next day beginning on Thursday, April 26 and continuing each night on Friday, April 27, Monday, April 30, and Tuesday, May 1, NJDOT’s contractor, South State, Inc., is scheduled to begin temporary alternating traffic patterns to mill and pave two separate stretches of road between Upper Bridge Road and Farm Road in Upper Township and 14th Street and Old Egg Harbor Road in Hamilton.
After the completion of milling and paving, the contractor will begin application of High Friction Surface Treatment (HFST) on the 24-mile stretch of Route 50 between Kruk Terrace in Upper Township and Chestnut Street in Hamilton.
Beginning May 15, the contractor will work nightly, Monday through Thursday, between 8 p.m. and 6 a.m. the next day. Work on Friday and the weekend is restricted during the summer vacation season. The project is expected to be completed in the fall.
Motorists should exercise caution while driving near the work zone and expect temporary lane closures and alternating traffic patterns. Over the course of the project, access to properties and business will be maintained at all times.
The precise timing of the work is subject to change due to weather or other factors. Motorists are encouraged to check NJDOT's traffic information website www.511nj.org for real-time travel information.
Atlantic County Prescription Discount Card
Americans are paying more for prescription drugs than ever before. Without prescription coverage, staying healthy can come at a high price. The Atlantic County Prescription Discount Card provided to you in a joint effort with the National Association of Counties (NACo), can save you money on many of your prescription purchases.
Any county resident without prescription coverage can use this program. If you have insurance for prescription drugs, you may still benefit from the discount card, since it may save you money on prescription drugs your existing plan does not cover.
Everyone is eligible!
No income requirements
No age requirements
Unlimited use for the whole family
The Atlantic County Prescription Discount Card is:
Valuable. Save an average of 24% off the pharmacy’s regular price on all commonly prescribed prescriptions and an average savings of 50% on 90-day supplies of select generics through mail service. Savings are also available on high-tech and injectable drugs through the Caremark specialty pharmacy.
Easy. There are no claim forms to fill out and no annual fee to pay.
Convenient. There are more than 59,000 participating pharmacies nationwide, over 50 are located right here in the county!
The MyCountyCares Dental Plan can save participating members on savings of up to 60% on most dental procedures including routine oral exams, dentures, root canals, crowns and more.