Emergency Bridge Replacement Starts Friday; Washington Road To Close 4-Months

July 16, 2023

WEST WINDSOR-PRINCETON, NJ (MERCER)–An emergency bridge replacement is scheduled to start Friday involving the Washington Road (CR 571) Bridge over D&R Canal, between Princeton and West Windsor Township.

On or about Friday, July 21, 2023, an emergency bridge replacement project will be undertaken by the Department of Transportation (NJDOT) on Washington Road (CR 571) over D&R Canal in the Municipality of Princeton and West Windsor Township. Washington Road will be completely closed to traffic for the duration of the project, which is expected to be approximately 120 days, weather permitting. Motorists will be directed to use US Route 1, Harrison Street (CR 629) and NJ Route 27.

Please plan accordingly as delays are expected.