6/24 – Intersection of Routes 537/527 to be Paved During Nights This Week

June 24, 2013
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MILLSTONE – Monmouth County will begin milling and repaving at the intersection of County Route 537 and County Route 527 at 8 p.m. on Monday, June 24.

The work will be performed for the rest of the week from 8 p.m. until 6 a.m.

Motorists should expect some delays as the number of travel lanes will be reduced on both Route 537 and Route 527.

The intersection of the two county roads is where Freehold Township, Manalapan and Millstone come together. Approximately 3,500 feet of Route 537 will be paved and approximately 2,100 feet of Route 527 will be paved.

“The county resurfaces about 20 miles of roadway each year,” Freeholder Director Thomas A. Arnone said.  “The Route 537/527 project is part of the county’s efforts to responsibly maintain its roadway infrastructure and to keep traffic moving.”

In total, the county maintains of approximately 380 miles of roads, 980 bridges and culverts and 200 traffic signals.

If an adjustment to the work schedule is necessary, updates will be posted to the county’s website at www.visitmonmouth.com.

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