Bus Route Nos. 82, 83, 87: Summit Avenue Bridge Closure due to Reconstruction Work Resulting in Service Delays in Jersey City - Friday, May 19 through Fall 2017
Beginning at 8 p.m. on Friday, May 19 and continuing through early fall 2017, the Summit Avenue Bridge over Route 139 in Jersey City will be closed for New Jersey Department of Transportation reconstruction work.
Alternate bus stops available along service routes
During this time, NJ TRANSIT Bus Routes No. 82 (Jersey City Heights/Exchange Place), No. 83 (Hackensack/Jersey City/Journal Square) and No. 87 (Jersey City/Secaucus, Overnight “OWL” trips only) will operate on detours and may experience service delays of up to 15 minutes.
Customers should also expect service impacts around areas within the vicinity of the construction work and along the routes including Jersey City, Union City, North Bergen, Secaucus, Fairview, Ridgefield, Ridgefield Park, Bogota, Teaneck and Hackensack.
- Buses traveling northbound from Summit Avenue at Hoboken Avenue in Jersey City will make a right on Hoboken Avenue, left on Central Avenue, left on Jefferson Avenue, west to Summit Avenue, and make a right to continue the regular route.
- Buses traveling southbound fromSummit Avenue at Jefferson Avenue in Jersey City will make a left on Jefferson Avenue, east to Central Avenue, right on Central Avenue, right on Hoboken Avenue, west to Summit Avenue, and then continue the regular route on Summit Avenue at Hoboken Avenue/Newark Avenue.
Customers are advised to plan accordingly and to allow for extra travel time.
Please note: The following charts indicate the bus stops that will not be served during this detour as well as alternate bus stops customers can access for their trips.
|Bus Stop Not Serviced
||Alternative Bus Stop
|MyBus ID #21100
||Summit Avenue at Hoboken
Avenue, northbound, far side
|MyBus ID #20783
||Hoboken Avenue at Summit Avenue, eastbound, far side
|MyBus ID #21101
||SummitAvenue at Hopkins Avenue, northbound, far side
||MyBus ID #20612
||Central Avenue at Beacon Avenue, northbound, far side
Bus Stop Not Serviced
||Alternative Bus Stop
|MyBus ID #21122
Summit Avenue at Beacon Avenue, southbound, far side
|MyBus ID #20640
||Central Avenue at Beacon Avenue, southbound, far side
|MyBus ID #21123
||Summit Avenue at Newark
Avenue, southbound, near side
|MyBus ID #20784
||Hoboken Avenue at Summit Avenue, westbound, near side
In addition to the above, all overnight service on the Nos. 82, 83 and 87 “OWL” Service also will make stops along Central Avenue between Hoboken Avenue and Jefferson Avenue and at other marked NJ Transit bus stops locations upon customer request.
We apologize for any inconvenience this detour may cause. For more information, please call NJ TRANSIT Customer Service at (973) 275-5555 between the hours of 8:30 a.m. and 5 p.m. daily.