Washington Township, NJ

Starting today, County Route 517 (Schooley’s Mountain Road) which crosses over a tributary of the Musconetcong River will be closed for the next several weeks as they work on replacing the bridge.  The bridge is located between Heath Village and Hastings Square (between house numbers 444 and 446).

It’s a very busy road. Approximately 2,500 cars travel the bridge daily.

The road will be closed between Route 182 (Hackettstown) and Newburgh Road (Washington Township).  Detours will be in place utilizing Newburgh Road and Route 57.

Please give yourself extra time for travel and as always use caution around work zones.