New Jersey


Work Begins on First Phase of N.J.'s 367-Unit Bella Plainfield Redevelopment

A groundbreaking recently was held to begin the first phase of construction on a large mixed-use development in Plainfield, N.J. One of the most ambitious revitalization efforts in Union County history looks to transform the entrance to the city's downtown, Jersey Digs said in a June 22 article....


New Jersey's Carteret Ferry Terminal to Soon Begin Phase 1 of Construction

A ferry terminal will soon start construction in New Jersey's Middlesex County designed to connect the borough of Carteret to New York's Staten Island and giving New Jersey commuters a more efficient access to New York City....


Report Reveals Wall Collapse on New Jersey Road Project Due to 'Slope Instabilities'

For more than a year, people in New Jersey have wondered what caused a large retaining wall at a major construction site along Interstate 295 to partially collapse. Now, they are finally getting answers....


Chris Cornick Promoted to Lead Gilbane Building Company's New Jersey Operations

Gilbane Building Company announced the promotion of Chris Cornick to vice president, business unit leader of New Jersey. In this role, he will oversee Gilbane's operational, sales and administrative functions in New Jersey, based out of the firm's downtown Newark office....


NJDOT Approves Study of I-80 Retaining Wall

A project to study damage to a retaining wall that supports a raised section of Interstate 80 near the Delaware Water Gap, was approved recently by a New Jersey Department of Transportation (NJDOT) internal committee....


Wayne, N.J., Building $10M Jughandle Loops to Improve Busy Intersection

A project to relieve traffic buildup at the busy four-way intersection of Alps Road and Hamburg Turnpike in Wayne, N.J., began April 5, city officials announced. The work, which is expected to take up to two years, will involve the construction of a pair of jughandle roadway loops to eliminate left turns at the congested crossroads....


Iconic, 163-Year-Old Barnegat Lighthouse in NJ Closed for Needed Renovation

New Jersey's famous Barnegat Lighthouse, nicknamed "Old Barney," closed to visitors on March 14 for a $1.3 million restoration of the 163-year-old structure on the northern tip of Long Beach Island in Ocean County....


If Approved, West Side Crossing Project in Jersey City to Be Built in Three Phases

The company behind a three-phase development that would add residences, retail, amenities and greenery to an emerging neighborhood near the Hackensack River in Jersey City, N.J., has officially applied to move forward with the first part of the project....


County Eyes Better Efficiency With $1.2M TANA Compactor

New Jersey's Salem County is not the largest of the 21 that make up the state, but it is one of its more rural. So, when it comes time to purchase new equipment, its administrators are careful in how they purchase machines to work for the benefit of its citizenry....


Replacement of NJ Rt. 3 Bridge Over Hackensack River in Secaucus is Planned

New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy joined U.S. Sens. Bob Menendez, Cory Booker and the state's other top elected officials in Secaucus on Jan. 25 to reveal plans for a new eastbound bridge along, a key artery connecting North Jersey to New York City....