Route 21 northbound Exit 6 ramp to be closed
this Saturday in Belleville
Passaic Valley Sewerage Commission will be removing a capsized vessel beneath the Route 7 bridge over the Passaic River
(Trenton) - NJDOT officials today announced that the Route 21 northbound Exit 6 ramp for Route 7/Belleville/N. Arlington is scheduled to be closed to traffic this Saturday, February 16.
The ramp is scheduled to be closed from 7 a.m. until around 5 p.m. to facilitate the removal of a capsized vessel underneath the Route 7 bridge at this location by the Passaic Valley Sewerage Commission. If the work is completed earlier, the ramp will be reopened accordingly.
• Motorists will be directed to continue on Route 21 northbound to Exit 8 for Park Avenue east or west, or to Washington Avenue to Rutgers Street.
The Route 7 bridge will remain in operation and open to motorists during the boat removal work.
The precise timing of the work is subject to change due to weather or other factors. Motorists are also encouraged to check NJDOT’s traffic information website for construction updates and real-time travel information.