Transportation

May 26, 2020

LAKE COMO, NJ — Work on improvements to 17th Avenue from Oak Terrace to Main Street is under way. Residents are being asked to move their vehicles from the project area, and detours will be posted. The borough council on April 7 awarded a nearly $254,000 contract to J.ads Construction Co. for ...

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BELMAR, NJ — Seventh Avenue between Route 35 and Main Street in Belmar is closed for a weeklong railroad crossing rehabilitation project, expected to be completed by Wednesday, May 20.  The project involves replacing the existing railroad crossing with a new concrete structure, as well as ...

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BELMAR, NJ — Eighth Avenue between Route 35 and Main Street in Belmar is closed on weekdays for a railroad crossing rehabilitation project, which is expected to be completed by Wednesday, May 6. The project involves replacing the existing railroad crossing with a new concrete structure, as well ...

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BELMAR, NJ — The Ocean Avenue bridge between Belmar and Avon-by-the-Sea has opened to vehicles and pedestrians a month ahead of schedule. Monmouth County Freeholder Director Thomas Arnone announced on April 6 that emergency repairs to the 84-year-old bridge have been completed by Cornell & ...

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BELMAR, NJ — The Ocean Avenue bridge between Belmar and Avon-by-the-Sea has been closed to traffic for a four-month emergency repair project, according to Monmouth County officials. The emergency work, which involves replacing deteriorating steel pinions that support the 84-year-old bridge when ...

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BELMAR, NJ — Officials are in the process of determining a closure date for the Ocean Avenue bridge that connects Belmar and Avon-by-the-Sea so that emergency repairs can begin. Monmouth County must first hire a contractor for the project, which will shut the span over the Shark River entirely ...

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BELMAR/LAKE COMO, NJ — Belmar and Lake Como will receive state funding totaling more than $670,000 next year for road improvement projects. The recent announcement of the 2020 Municipal Aid grants — $337, 250 for Belmar and $290,000 for Lake Como — comes nearly four months earlier than in ...

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BELMAR, NJ —State transportation officials have presented Belmar with a plan to move the designated crosswalk on Eighth Avenue closer to Main Street in an effort to improve pedestrian safety. The proposal comes nearly three months after a resident of the Belmar senior building was critically ...

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LAKE COMO, NJ — Lake Como’s traffic pattern has shifted into off-season mode. That includes returning 17th Avenue from B Street to Main Street to two-way traffic, removing the stop signs at 17th and White Street, and permitting weekend parking on the southbound side of 18th Avenue from Main ...

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