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Roads & Traffic

December 8, 2021

HAWTHORNE, NJ - There will be a road closure on Lafayette Avenue from Diamond Bridge Avenue to Wagaraw Road on Thursday, December 9, according to Hawthorne Police Lt. Mark Michalski of the Traffic Bureau.  The road closure is due to ongoing PSE&G gas main replacement work.  There will be ...

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HAWTHORNE, NJ - Hawthorne Day will be held Saturday, September 25, at the Municipal Pool area along May Street and Wagaraw Road. To accommodate the safety of those going to the town's festival, the borough announced that May Street from Elberon Avenue to Wagaraw Road will be closed, as well as ...

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HAWTHORNE, NJ - The Passaic River, swollen with flood water from Tropical Storm Ida, is expected to crest Friday around noon, according to the borough of Hawthorne.  Flooding along Wagaraw Road is expected and drivers should plan alternative routes to not jeopardize their vehicles or the safety ...

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HAWTHORNE, NJ - The borough of Hawthorne has warned residents to stay off the roads except for emergencies.  Flooding and intense rains have made the roads hazardous to travel.  As the remnants of Tropical Storm Ida pummel New Jersey with rain, winds, and lightning, the National Weather Service ...

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HAWTHORNE, NJ - A tree fell down along Diamond Bridge Avenue just west of the intersection of Hawthorne Avenue Thursday evening, necessitating a closure of the street.  The arbor collapsed following a rainstorm, considerably weaker than the lightning storm Wednesday night which wrought havoc on ...

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HAWTHORNE, NJ - Following the strong rains and lightning Thursday afternoon, Goffle Brook rose, flooding sections of the park and spilling out over Rea Avenue near First Avenue and Goffle Road. Road barricades were put in place to prevent cars from driving into the foul-smelling water running ...

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HAWTHORNE, NJ - Drivers traveling down Diamond Bridge Avenue, one of the main thoroughfares in Hawthorne, will have to plan for a detour while the railroad crossing is being worked on.  Work will begin at the crossing at approximately 7 a.m. on Monday, June 21, and continue until Friday, June 25, ...

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HAWTHORNE, NJ - At approximately 7:15 p.m. Monday, the borough of Hawthorne reported that a utility pole had come down, causing the closure of Goffle Hill Road between Grandview Avenue and Cider Mill Road. Drivers will need to plan an alternate route until the road is reopened to ...

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HAWTHORNE, NJ - Another snow storm Sunday caused the closure of the Hawthorne Recycling Center and blanketed the borough white one week after a previous snow storm snarled up the town.  Warmer weather during the week caused some snow to melt, but the Sunday snow storm piled on top of the older, ...

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