Tag: Oceanic Bridge

Brainstorming A New Oceanic Bridge

Photo and story by Joseph Sapia All ideas are on the table as the county seeks the public’s views on how to deal with the deteriorating 77-year-old Ocean Bridge, spanning...

November 17, 2016 | comments

Oceanic Bridge: Repair or Replace? Public Invited to Weigh In

By Joseph Sapia The Oceanic Bridge over the Navesink River is in “critical condition,” an engineering diagnosis that means Monmouth County must either rehabilitate or replace the Rumson and Middletown...

October 31, 2016 | comments

Oceanic Bridge Information Sessions Oct. 25

Public officials are inviting members of the community to give input on what, if anything, should be done about the aging Oceanic Bridge (S-31), connecting Locust Point Road in Middletown with...

October 25, 2016 | comments

Public Comment Sought On Oceanic Bridge Work

By John Burton County, state and federal agencies are seeking public input for their study on future renovations and/or possible replacement for the Oceanic Bridge. County officials, in cooperation with...

June 19, 2016 | comments

Oceanic Bridge To Open Saturday Night To Monday Morning

Yes, you heard that right! Barriers on the Oceanic Bridge connecting Rumson and Middletown will be lifted Saturday night through 6 a.m. Monday, as work to repair bearings shifts from the...

May 29, 2015 | comments

Oceanic Bridge Closure Through June 12

The Oceanic Bridge will be closed to all vehicles and pedestrians from today, May 26, 2015 until June 12, 2015 due to work being performed on the bridge, according to...

May 26, 2015 | comments

Oceanic Bridge To Close for 3 Weeks Following Memorial Day

  RUMSON – The 70-year old Oceanic Bridge, which engineers say is in advanced disrepair, is going to need an estimated $653,650 in additional work and will be closed for...

April 30, 2015 | comments

Oceanic Bridge Overnight Closures to Begin Tuesday

The Oceanic Bridge connecting Middletown to Rumson will be subject to overnight closures through April 30. Traffic may be also limited to a single lane during mid-day and early evening...

March 21, 2015 | comments

Rumson Businesses Lament: Here We Go Again

By John Burton   RUMSON – Local business owners say they are just going to have to deal with the closure of the Oceanic Bridge for the next three weeks....

January 4, 2013 | comments

Oceanic Bridge Manned by New Tenders

By John Burton RUMSON – Changes at the Oceanic Bridge not only include its refurbishment but also who operates the drawbridge. As county and local officials convened Friday, May 18,...

May 24, 2012 | comments

Local Merchants Happy with Friday Opening of Oceanic Bridge

By John Burton RUMSON – Wait for it. Do you hear it? There is an almost literal sigh of relief and a sense of excitement from local merchants now that...

May 17, 2012 | comments

Oceanic Bridge May Re-Open Early

RUMSON — Things are looking good on the Oceanic Bridge construction project, thanks in large part to the very mild winter weather. So good, in fact, that a county freeholder is...

March 2, 2012 | comments

Discussions Begin On Repair or Replacement of Sea Bright-Rumson Bridge

By John Burton RUMSON — State, county and local officials gathered at Borough Hall on Wednesday for the first of what is expected to be a series of meetings on...

February 17, 2012 | comments

Oceanic Bridge Work On Schedule

LITTLE SILVER — Three months into the rehabilitation project, county officials say that work on the Oceanic Bridge is proceeding as scheduled. According to information provided by the county’s Public...

February 3, 2012 | comments

Bridging the Divide: Highlands, Rumson Businesses Collaborate on Customer Servic...

RUMSON — Looking for a way to overcome an obstacle for their customers, a business owner on the Rumson side of the Navesink River has established a partnership with one on...

December 23, 2011 | comments

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