The inbound lanes of 34th Street between Bay Avenue and Central Avenue will be closed in early February while South Jersey Gas contractors work on a natural gas main renewal project.
Traffic will be detoured. With ongoing projects on the 34th Street Bridge and in the area between 28th Street and 34th Street, drivers may want to consider alternate routes.
The 34th Street work is part of a larger project expected to be complete by May 1, 2018.The project will start near where Roosevelt Boulevard meets Bay Avenue and will continue up 34th Street. Later stages of work will be along nearby stretches of Asbury Avenue, Central Avenue, Wesley Avenue, West Avenue, Simpson Avenue, Waterway Road, Sunnyside Court, Bayland Drive, Bay Avenue, 36th Street, 34th Street, 32nd Street, 31st Street, 30th Street, 29th Street, 28th Street, 27th Street, 24th Street, 23rd Street and 22nd Street (see streets marked in yellow in map below). The work will include road closings and detours. Read fact sheet for more detail on the project.