UNION COUNTY, NJ – The Goethals Bridge will close in the New Jersey-bound direction Thursday night, according to the Union County website.  

Two drainage catch basins are damaged and must be repaired.  They are located on the New Jersey bound roadway under and just west of the Travis Spur Railroad Bridge.  

The closure is scheduled for this Thursday, Dec. 8 from 10 p.m. to 5 a.m.

The Bayonne Bridge will not close Thursday night, and delays at the Bayonne Bridge and Outerbridge Crossing are not expected.