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Construction on Ocean Drive (CR621) Bridge over Middle Thorofare, also known as Two Mile Bridge, is well underway by contractor South State Inc., of Bridgeton, and motorists in the area will notice the old bridge railings being demolished when weaving through the single-lane traffic pattern on the bridge.

In anticipation of Gov. Phil Murphy’s Stage 2 reopenings, Mayor Peter Byron used his executive power to close Pacific Avenue to traffic to help businesses use the right of way in front of their stores for dining tables, retail racks and to otherwise expand their business footprint.

New Jersey Department of Transportation (NJDOT) officials announced June 15 overnight lane closures and traffic shifts on Route 9, as a pavement preservation project between CR 634/Rio Grande Avenue and Egret Trail advances, in Middle Township.