Department of Transportation

Coverage

The New Jersey Department of Transportation's (NJDOT) Safety Service Patrol (SSP) Program operates two facilities - one in northern New Jersey (Harding) and one in southern New Jersey (Cherry Hill).

Hours of operation
  • Monday through Friday: 4:30 a.m. to 8 pm
    (16 hours/day)
  • Saturday and Sunday and some holidays: 10:30 a.m. to 8 pm
    (10 hours/day)
Coverage area

Normal coverage consists of over 225 miles. Extended coverage, which includes summertime patrol areas, brings the total mileage of SSP patrol to over 294 miles.

The SSP operates on sections of these roads in northern New Jersey in Bergen, Passaic, Hudson, Essex, Union, Morris, Somerset and Middlesex counties: I-78, I-80, I-280, I-287 and Route 440.

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Northern New Jersey Normal SSP Coverage
Route Begin Milepost End Milepost Total Miles
I-78 27.11 58.32 31.21
I-80 35.30 68.10 32.80
I-280 0 17.00 17.00
I-287 0 45.00 45.00
Route 440 0 5.15 5.15
Northern New Jersey Extended SSP Coverage
Route Begin Milepost End Milepost Total Miles
I-78 17.60 58.32 40.72
I-80 27.19 68.10 40.91
I-287 0 53.14 53.14
The SSP operates on sections of these roads in southern New Jersey in Mercer, Burlington, Camden and Gloucester counties: I-95, I-195, I-295, I-76, I-676, Route 29, Route 42 and Route 55.
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Southern New Jersey Normal SSP Coverage
Route Begin Milepost End Milepost Total Miles
I-95 0 8.77 8.77
I-195 0 7.30 7.30
I-295 16.42 67.79 51.37
I-76 0 2.20 2.20
I-676 0 3.70 3.70
Route 29 0 2.94 2.94
Route 42 6.20 14.28 8.08
Route 55 50.50 60.49 9.99
Southern New Jersey Extended SSP Coverage
Route Begin Milepost End Milepost Total Miles
I-195 0 16.71 16.71
I-295 0 67.79 67.79
Route 29 0 9.13 9.13
Route 55 39.36 60.49 21.13

Call 911 to report an incident on a New Jersey State and/or Interstate highway.


Last updated date: May 11, 2021 11:46 AM