Traffic Updates

Traffic Updates for the Week of February 19, 2024 

Construction work is dynamic and subject to change due to weather and other unforeseen circumstances.  Please be advised that there may be some emergent construction activities that are not included here. Please subscribe for Nixle Alerts and check out Princeton Road Closure and Emergency Map for other known traffic impacts.

  • There will be no construction activities on February 19 for the President's Day Holiday.
  • PSE&G’s contractor, Waters & Bugbee, will work on gas main replacements on Wiggins Street between Vandeventer Avenue and Witherspoon Street. New service connections will be installed on Witherspoon Street between Henry Avenue and Valley Road, Hodge Road between Bayard Lane & Library Place, Cleveland Lane between Library Place and Bayard Lane, and Leigh Avenue between John Street and Bayard Lane. Drivers need to be aware that these roads will be closed at times and detours will be in place.
  • On Wednesday, February 21, PSE&G Gas will be working at the intersection of Witherspoon Street and Franklin Avenue. This intersection will be CLOSED and traffic will not be able to pass through on either street. 
  • The Mini-System #35 Sewer Rehabilitation Project, focused on reducing inflow and infiltration (I&I) of clean groundwater and stormwater into the sanitary sewer system, will continue on Woodland Drive, Crestview Drive, Hilltop Drive, Mansgrove Road, Laurel Road, and Laurel Circle. Traffic will be impacted periodically throughout the project due to shoulder and lane closures.
    • State Road (US 206) between Valley Road and Ewing Street, as part of the Mini-System #35, will have lane shifts for underground utility work between 8:00 p.m. Sunday to 5:00 a.m. Monday and from 9:00 p.m. to 5:00 a.m., Monday through Friday
  • Terhune Road between North Harrison Street and Thanet Road will be closed for utility construction Tuesday-Thursday February 20-22, 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. 

Please check NJDOT Traffic Advisories and Mercer County Bridge / Highway Closing Notices for additional updates in and around Princeton.