UPDATES / REMINDERS OF TRAVEL RESTRICTION IN NY, NJ, & PA

March 21, 2018 8:08 AM | Anonymous

UPDATES / REMINDERS OF TRAVEL RESTRICTION IN 
NY, NJ, & PA

These restrictions will remain in effect until further notice!

NEW YORK:

Beginning at 8:00 AM, Wednesday, March 21, all commercial vehicles will be prohibited from traveling on the following highways:

  • New York State Thruway, both directions, from the Newburgh Interchange (exit 17) to exit 1.
  • I-95 from the NYC line to the Connecticut line.
  • I-84
  • I-684
  • I-287 (exit 1 to exit 12 including the Tappan Zee Bridge)

NYS Police will be ticketing violators of the ban.

  

NEW JERSEY:

As of 8:00 PM, Tuesday, March 20, New Jersey has banned commercial vehicles for the entire length of the following highways:

  • I-78
  • I-80
  • I-280
  • I-287

The commercial vehicle ban applies to:

  • All tractor trailers
  • Empty straight CDL-weighted trucks
  • Passenger vehicles pulling trailers
  • Recreational vehicles
  • Motorcycles

Trucks that are already in New Jersey are encouraged to pull off in truck stops to wait out the storm - do not park on shoulders.

 

PENNSYLVANIA:

PennDOT is imposing a ban on empty straight CDL-weighted trucks, tractors hauling double trailers, tractors hauling empty trailers, trailers pulled by passenger vehicles, pick-up trucks, motorcycles and recreational vehicles, or RVs, on:

  • Interstate 76 across the state, which includes the Schuylkill Expressway and the East-West Turnpike mainline.
  • Interstates 276 and 476, a portion of the mainline Turnpike in southeastern Pennsylvania and the entire Northeastern Extension.
  • Interstate 176 (entire length)
  • Interstate 95 (entire length)
  • Interstate 78 (entire length)
  • Interstate 80 from the New Jersey line to the junction with Interstate 81.
  • Interstate 81 from the Maryland line to the junction with Interstate 80.
  • Interstate 99 (entire length)
  • Interstate 79 from the Turnpike to Interstate 80.

In addition, also beginning at 8 PM, a full ban on commercial vehicles will be imposed on:

  • Interstate 70, from the Maryland line to the Turnpike.
  • Interstate 83 (entire length)
  • Interstate 84 (entire length)
  • Interstate 380 (entire length)violators.



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