Bridge Only To Open For Rush Hour Traffic
The Port Authority of New York and New Jersey will close the Bayonne Bridge to all traffic this morning at 9 a.m., and will reopen the span at 3 p.m. this afternoon. The bridge will close again at 7 p.m. this evening, and it will remain closed until 5 a.m. tomorrow. Identical closures will impact traffic on Thursday.
The daytime closure will also be in place Friday, the Port Authority announced, but the overnight closure will not be in effect Friday night.
In brief, the closures are as follows:
- Wednesday, October 12, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., and again from 7 p.m. until 5 a.m. Thursday
- Thursday, October 13, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., and again from 7 p.m. until 5 a.m. Friday
- Friday, October 14, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.
All traffic will be diverted to the Goethals Bridge during the closures.