NEWARK, N.J. (CBSNewYork) — Runway renovations are now getting underway at Newark Liberty International Airport.
The Port Authority says the $84.2 million project will renovate a vital runway.READ MORE: Family Allowed Into New Jersey Storage Unit For First Time Since Hurricane Ida Hit
Before the pandemic, runway 4R-22L handled nearly 47% of the airport’s flight traffic.READ MORE: Suspected Human Remains Found In Florida Wildlife Preserve Where Authorities Are Searching For Brian Laundrie
It was last renovated in 2012.
The revamped runway will feature modernized lighting, new signage and other infrastructure enhancements.MORE NEWS: After Long Battle With COVID-19, Rockland County Man Embraces Newfound Love For Painting
Work is expected to finish up next spring.