On Saturday, November 15, 2014 new NJ Transit Bus schedules go into effect for several bus lines, including the 70, 73, 79, 871, and 874 bus routes that serve Morris County. Visit NJ Transit's bus schedules page for the current and upcoming schedules.
On Sunday, November 9, 2014 new NJ Transit Rail schedules go into effect, including for the Morris & Essex Line and Montclair-Boonton Line. Visit NJ Transit's rail schedules page for the current timetables.
Morris County will rehabilitate the County owned Kenvil Team Track located in Roxbury Township on Berkshire Valley Road (CR 642), north of US 46. The team track serves as a public transload facility (merchandise is transferred from railroad to truck) that businesses may utilize. The project is expected to start in the week of July 7, 2014, and be completed within four months. No detour of Berkshire Valley Road will be required. See the project webpage for more information.
NJDOT will replace NJ 10 bridge over the Passaic River which connects East Hanover to Livingston. The project is scheduled to begin on May 10 and expected to be completed at the end of 2014. For more information on road detours, see NJDOT’s press release and visit 511nj.org for the latest travel information. This project will also affect NJ Transit 73 and 872 bus service; see NJ Transit’s press release for service changes.
The US Census Bureau released a new report highlighting the demographic and geographic trends of walking and bicycling to work. The report, “Modes Less Traveled – Bicycling and Walking to Work in the United States: 2008-2012” is available on the census website.
The northbound travel lanes on the Route 1&9 Pulaski Skyway will be closed for approximately 24 months while the NJDOT rehabilitates the bridge deck. For more information on alternate routes, and transit and ridesharing options visit pulaskiskyway.com.
The NJ 124 Corridor Transit Access Improvement Study will analyze and recommend station access improvements at Chatham, Madison, and Convent Stations in the NJ 124 corridor. Read more.
The East Hanover Avenue Corridor Traffic Study will analyze the existing and future traffic, and design improvements along East Hanover Avenue in Hanover, Morris Plains, and Morris Twp. Read More.