Pavement work to require temporary lane closures and ramp detours on I-295 in Mt. Laurel

Work will begin this week to mill and pave a four-mile stretch of road between Fellowship Road/CR 673 and Marne Highway/CR 537.

A pavement preservation project will require temporary lane closures and ramp detours this week on I-295 in Camden County and Burlington County.

Temporary lane closures and ramp detours will begin this week to mill and pave a four-mile stretch of road between Fellowship Road/CR 673 and Marne Highway/CR 537.

After the completion of that stage, the contractor will begin application of the High Performance Thin Overlay (HPTO) on the 13-mile stretch of I-295 between Marne Highway/CR 537 in Mt. Laurel and Black Horse Pike/Route 168 in Haddon Heights. The project is expected to be completed in the fall.

Motorists should exercise caution while driving near the work zone and expect temporary lane closures between 8 p.m. and 6 a.m. nightly and ramp detours for the application of slurry seal between 10 p.m. and 5:30 a.m. During the course of the project, the interchanges between I-295 in both directions and the following roads will have overnight detours“.”

• Route 30 east and westbound

• Warwick Road

• Woodcrest Station

• CR 561 north and southbound

• NJ-70 east and westbound

• NJ-73 north and southbound

• Nixon Drive

• NJ-38 east and westbound

Portable and overhead variable message signs are being utilized to provide advance notification to the motoring public of all traffic pattern changes associated with the work.

The precise timing of the work is subject to change due to weather or other factors. Motorists are encouraged to check NJDOT’s traffic information website www.511nj.org for real-time travel information, and for NJDOT news follow us on Twitter @NJDOT_info or on the NJDOT Facebook page.