Updated:      Monday, October 29, 2012 11:25 PM

Hurricane Sandy Information Page

Governor Christie declares Statewide state of emergency -- Press release

Bridges and Tunnels

Burlington County Bridge Commission

Burlington Bristol Bridge
Burlington Co. Bridge Comm.: Weather related on Burlington Bristol Bridge both directions between New Jersey Side (Burlington) and Pennsylvania Side (Bristol) all lanes closed except for emergency vehicles. until further notice

Tacony-Palmyra Bridge
Burlington Co. Bridge Comm.: Weather related on Tacony-Palmyra Bridge both directions between New Jersey Side (Palmyra) and Pennsylvania Side (Philadelphia) all lanes closed except for emergency vehicles.

DRPA

Ben Franklin Bridge
DRPA: Weather related on Ben Franklin Bridge both directions between New Jersey Side (Camden) and Pennsylvania Side (Philadelphia). The bridge is open to emergency vehicles and essential personnel until further notice

Betsy Ross Bridge
DRPA: Weather related on Betsy Ross Bridge both directions between New Jersey Side (Pennsauken Twp) and Pennsylvania Side (Philadelphia) . The bridge is open to emergency vehicles and essential personnel until further notice
Commodore Barry Bridge
DRPA: Weather related on Commodore Barry Bridge both directions between New Jersey Side (Logan Twp) and Pennsylvania Side (Chester) . The bridge is open to emergency vehicles and essential personnel until further notice
Walt Whitman Bridge
DRPA: Weather related on Walt Whitman Bridge both directions between New Jersey Side (Gloucester City) and Pennsylvania Side (Philadelphia) all lanes closed to traffic. The bridge is open to emergency vehicles and essential personnel until further notice.

MTA Bridges & Tunnels

Bronx-Whitestone Bridge
MTA Bridges & Tunnels: High winds on Bronx-Whitestone Bridge both directions (Bronx/Queens) to Bronx/Queens Bound (New York) all lanes closed to traffic until further notice
Brooklyn Battery Tunnel
MTA Bridges & Tunnels: Weather related on Brooklyn Battery Tunnel both directions Manhattan/Brooklyn Bound (Manhattan/Brooklyn) all lanes closed to traffic until further notice
Cross Bay Bridge
MTA Bridges & Tunnels: Hurricane on Cross Bay Bridge both directions Rockaway/Queens Bound (New York) closed
Marine Parkway Bridge
MTA Bridges & Tunnels: High winds on Marine Parkway Bridge both directions Rockaway/Brooklyn Bound (New York) all lanes closed to traffic until further notice
Queens Midtown Tunnel
MTA Bridges & Tunnels: Weather related on Queens Midtown Tunnel both directions between Manhattan Side (Manhattan) and Queens Side (New York) all lanes closed until further notice
RFK Triborough Bridge
MTA Bridges & Tunnels: High winds on RFK Triborough Bridge all directions Bronx-Manhattan-Queens bound (New York) all lanes closed to traffic until further notice
Throgs Neck Bridge
MTA Bridges & Tunnels: High winds on Throgs Neck Bridge both directions Bronx/Queens Bound (New York) all lanes closed to traffic until further notice
MTA Bridges & Tunnels: Hurricane on Throgs Neck Bridge both directions Bronx/Queens Bound (New York) closed

Verrazano-Narrows Bridge
MTA Bridges & Tunnels: Flooding on Verrazano-Narrows Bridge eastbound Brooklyn Side (New York) Belt Pkwy ramp closed.
MTA Bridges & Tunnels: High winds on Verrazano-Narrows Bridge both levels both directions Brooklyn/Staten Island Bound (New York) all lanes closed to traffic until further notice
MTA Bridges & Tunnels: Hurricane on Verrazano-Narrows Bridge both directions Brooklyn/Staten Island Bound (New York) closed

NYS Bridge Authority

Bear Mountain Bridge
NYS Bridge Authority: Operational Activity on Bear Mountain Bridge both directions between Westchester County Side (Cortlandt) and Rockland/Orange County Side (Bear Mountain) all lanes open
Kingston-Rhinecliff Bridge
NYS Bridge Authority: Operational Activity on Kingston-Rhinecliff Bridge both directions Ulster County Side (Kingston) to Dutchess County Side (Rhinecliff) all lanes open
Mid Hudson Bridge
NYS Bridge Authority: Operational Activity on Mid Hudson Bridge both directions between Ulster County Side (Poughkeepsie) and Dutchess County Side (Arlington) all lanes open
Newburgh Beacon Bridge
NYS Bridge Authority: Operational Activity on Newburgh Beacon Bridge both directions Orange County Side (Newburgh) to Dutchess County Side (Beacon) all lanes open
NYS Bridge Authority: Weather related on Newburgh Beacon Bridge both directions Orange County Side (Newburgh) to Dutchess County Side (Beacon) due to high winds motorcycles, car pulled trailers, RV buses, box trucks, and empty trailers are banned until further notice.
Rip Van Winkle Bridge
NYS Bridge Authority: Operational Activity on Rip Van Winkle Bridge both directions between Greene County Bound (Hudson/Catskill) and Columbia County Bound (Hudson/Catskill) all lanes open

NYSDOT – Region 11

Brooklyn Bridge
NYSDOT - Region 11: Weather related on Brooklyn Bridge both directions Manhattan/Brooklyn Bound (Manhattan/Brooklyn) all lanes closed until further notice
Manhattan Bridge
NYSDOT - Region 11: Weather related on Manhattan Bridge both levels both directions Manhattan/Brooklyn Bound (Manhattan/Brooklyn) all lanes closed until further notice
Queensboro Bridge
NYSDOT - Region 11: Weather related on Queensboro Bridge both levels both directions Manhattan/Queens Bound (Manhattan/Queens) all lanes closed until further notice
Williamsburg Bridge
NYSDOT - Region 11: Weather related on Williamsburg Bridge inner and outer roadways both directions Manhattan/Brooklyn Bound (Manhattan/Brooklyn) all lanes closed until further notice

Port Authority NY/NJ

Bayonne Bridge
Port Authority NY/NJ: Weather related on Bayonne Bridge both directions between New Jersey Side (Bayonne) and New York Side (Staten Island) all lanes closed until further notice
George Washington Bridge
Port Authority NY/NJ: Weather related on George Washington Bridge both directions between New Jersey Side/Lower Level (Fort Lee) and New York Side/Lower Level (Manhattan) all lanes closed
Port Authority NY/NJ: Weather related on George Washington Bridge upper level both directions between New Jersey Side/Upper Level (Fort Lee) and New York Side/Upper Level (Manhattan) all lanes closed until further notice

Goethals Bridge
Port Authority NY/NJ: Weather related on Goethals Bridge both directions New Jersey Side (Elizabeth) to New York Side (Staten Island) all lanes closed until further notice
Outerbridge Crossing
Port Authority NY/NJ: Weather related on Outerbridge Crossing both directions between New Jersey Side (Perth Amboy) and New York Side (Staten Island) all lanes closed until further notice

Holland Tunnel
Port Authority NY/NJ: Weather related on Holland Tunnel eastbound New Jersey Side - South Tube (Jersey City) to New York Side - South Tube (Manhattan) all lanes closed until further notice except for emergency vehicles.
Port Authority NY/NJ: Weather related on Holland Tunnel westbound New York Side - North Tube (Manhattan) to New Jersey Side - North Tube (Jersey City) all lanes closed until further notice.

Lincoln Tunnel
Port Authority NY/NJ: Operational Activity on Lincoln Tunnel both directions from New Jersey Side - Center Tube (Weehawken Twp) to New York Side - Center Tube (Manhattan) all lanes closed until further notice
Port Authority NY/NJ: Weather related on Lincoln Tunnel eastbound New York Side - South Tube (Manhattan) to New Jersey Side - South Tube (Weehawken Twp) until further notice all bridges & tunnels are subject to closures anytime.
Port Authority NY/NJ: Weather related on Lincoln Tunnel westbound New Jersey Side - North Tube (Weehawken Twp) to New York Side - North Tube (Manhattan) until further notice all bridges & tunnels are subject to closures anytime.


Public Transportation Updates


NJ TRANSIT --All NJ Transit Rail, Bus, Light Rail and Access Link service is suspended until further notice...CLICK HERE for more info.

PATH - All PATH service is suspended until further notice. CLICK HERE for specific updates.

Port Authority of NY/NJ -- Travelers are urged to contact their airlines before coming to the airports to learn about potential delays and cancellations. For information on Airports, Bus Terminals and Ports -- CLICK HERE.

PATCO - Has suspended service in both directions and will resume when weather permits  CLICK HERE.

MTA - Service on the NYC Subway, Long Island Rail Road, Metro North Rail Road and Staten Island Railway is suspended until further notice. -- CLICK HERE
 

New Jersey Board of Public Utilities

Utility problems?  Click here for the BPU website or download storm emergency information here.


Plan & Prepare

NJ OEM Survival Guide for NJ

EVACUATION Routes -- CLICK HERE

What to do NOW

What do do when the storm is APPROACHING

What to do AFTER

For more tips visit:  http://www.ready.nj.gov/

 

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