SOUTH BRUNSWICK, NJ - Conrail authorities have informed South Brunswick Police that they need to make emergency repairs to the railroad crossing that runs across Route 535 near the NJ Turnpike overpass.  Conrail plans to do the work over a three day period of time and it will require a total closure of Route 535. The work is scheduled to begin on Saturday February 23rd at 7am and continue until Tuesday February 26th at 5am. 

Route 535 will be closed between Ridge Road and Stults Road.

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Detours will be set up and officers will be posted at the closure locations.

New Jersey Department of Transportation has already posted signage along Route 535 alerting motorists to the project.

WHAT:                   CLOSED HIGHWAY Route 535
                              (Cranbury - South River Road)
WHEN:                  February 23rd to February 26th

WHY:                     Major emergency repairs needed for train track                                                crossing the roadway

INFO:                    The road closure is approximately ½ mile away from
                              New  Jersey Turnpike Exit 8A
                              Motorists are encouraged to use Route 130 as an
                              alternate route of travel
South Brunswick Police Traffic Safety Bureau is coordinating with Conrail on the closure

Questions – Anyone with questions can call South Brunswick Traffic Safety Bureau at (732) 329-4000 ext. 7410 or email
In the event that weather is an issue, the dates will be March 2nd-March 5th with the same detours and plan of action.