ADVISORY: TRAFFIC COUNT SCHEDULED FOR MAY 20-27 IN
Traffic counts in the Southwest region of
are scheduled to take place between May 20th and May 27th. The consulting firm Eng-Wong Taub will be conducting the study in various locations along Hoboken Paterson Plank Road, Jersey Avenue, Newark Street, Observer Highway, and Marin Blvd.
Pole-mounted video cameras located on the sidewalk will record, count, and classify vehicles circulating through the intersections. Automatic Traffic Recorders will also be installed at several locations.
The count is taking place to resolve long standing congestion problems in
Southwest Hoboken due to overlapping local and through traffic and to reevaluate this area for incoming development in terms of pedestrian and bicycle access. Both Hoboken and have redevelopment plans for their sides of this municipal boundary. Jersey City