Construction Information

Construction Update

Scheduled Lane Closures Due To Maintenance Work:

Please note that due to operational needs and changes, which include the weather, the announced lane closures may not take place every day. All times are approximate. Maintenance crews are working on both sides of the bridge, and operations may change from time to time.

Always obey speed restrictions when driving through work zones.

Please note that there may be times when an unexpected or unscheduled closure occurs.

Walt Whitman Bridge

Toll Plaza Construction
DRPA is currently replacing existing the concrete, asphalt and paving around the toll booth islands.
Please reduce speed and proceed with caution while approaching the plaza.

Please note the lane closure schedule listed below can be adjusted as needed to accommodate inclement weather and scheduled events at the South Philadelphia stadiums.

Monday through Friday
•    5:00am to 9:30am - 4 lanes open to PA and 3 lanes open to NJ.
•    9:30am to 7:00pm - 4 lanes open to PA and 3 lanes open to NJ.
•    7:00pm to 5:00am - 4 lanes open to PA and 3 lanes open to NJ.

Saturday through Monday

•    5:00am to 7:00pm - 4 lanes open to PA and 3 lanes open to NJ.

Benjamin Franklin Bridge

Travel Information:
Monday through Friday
Morning rush (5 a.m. to 9 a.m.) - 3 lanes to NJ and 4 lanes to PA
Off-peak (9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.) - Minimum 2 lanes each direction
Evening rush (3:30 p.m. to 7 p.m.) - 4 lanes to NJ and 3 lanes to PA
Evening (8 p.m.- 10:30 p.m.) - 3 lanes to NJ and 2 lanes to PA

Walkway Information:
For pedestrian walkway information, click here.

Commodore Barry Bridge

Ongoing bridge painting will result in various lane closures for the duration of the project.

Monday through Friday

9 a.m. to 2 p.m. – 2 lane(s) to PA and 2 lane(s) to NJ

Betsy Ross Bridge

Monday through Friday
• Minimum of 2 lanes in each direction

For further information, please contact Corporate Communications at (856) 968-2221.
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