New Jersey Transit
Home > Capital Projects > ARRA Projects

MORRISTOWN BI-DIRECTIONAL SIGNAL IMPROVEMENTS

Project Scope:

This project involves installation of a traffic control system on the Morristown Branch of NJ TRANSIT’s Morris and Essex Lines.  This system allows for bi-directional train operation on this two-track segment between Summit and Denville.  The scope also includes installation of a new interlocking on this segment to facilitate crossovers.  The bi-directional signal system provides increased capacity and flexibility on NJ TRANSIT’s commuter rail system.

 

Project Cost:

$24,000,000. ($24,000,000 funded by the American Recovery and Investment Act of 2009)