MIDDLE TOWNSHIP, N.J. (CBSNewYork/AP) – The Garden State Parkway will soon be completely free of traffic lights.
A construction project beginning Monday will remove the three traffic lights on the Parkway, all of which are located in Cape May County.READ MORE: New York Relaxes Most COVID-19 Restrictions After Reaching 70% Vaccination Rate; Cuomo: 'A Momentous Day'
The $110 million New Jersey Turnpike Authority project will also include building bridges to carry Parkway traffic over local streets at Interchanges 9, 10 and 11.READ MORE: Actress Lisa Banes Dies After Being Struck By Scooter On Upper West Side
Turnpike Authority officials hope the construction project will reduced traffic along that stretch of the 172-mile Parkway, and improve traffic safety in the area.MORE NEWS: Will The Ford Maverick Be A Game-Changer In The Auto Industry?
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