Bayonne Bridge to Close This Weekend

BAYONNE, NJ – The Bayonne Bridge will close from 9 p.m. Friday, April 15 through 8 a.m. Sunday, April 17 to accommodate ongoing construction work for the “Raise the Roadway” project.

Next week, the bridge will remain open from 5 a.m. Friday, April 22 through 11:59 p.m. Saturday, April 23, for the celebration of Passover.

When the project is completed, residents of Bayonne, Staten Island and elsewhere will benefit from the roadway’s wider 12-foot lanes, a median divider and shoulders, and a wider, full-length shared walkway and bikeway.

To receive real-time traffic updates, motorists should register for bridge alerts at, call 511 or visit or

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Bayonne Warming Center Extended Through Saturday, December 16, at 8:30 a.m.

December 14, 2017

Due to the cold, wintry weather, the City of Bayonne has extended the hours of the warming center at the Fire House Recreation Center at 597 Broadway (near 27th Street).  The warming center opened on Wednesday, December 13.  It will remain open through Saturday morning, December 16, at 8:30 a.m.