Press Release

For Immediate Release: May 28, 2015

Public Information Center Meeting Notice – Local Concept Development Study Union County South Front Street Bridge over the Elizabeth River

Union County, in cooperation with the North Jersey Transportation Planning Authority, the New
Jersey Department of Transportation, and the Federal Highway Administration, will be hosting a
Public Information Center meeting to inform local residents, officials, businesses and the general
public of the Local Concept Development Study for South Front Street Bridge over the Elizabeth
River located in the City of Elizabeth.

The purpose of the Public Information Center meeting is to inform the public of the conceptual
alternatives and to solicit public input and comment on the proposed Preliminary Preferred
Alternative (PPA). This meeting is being conducted in conformance with Federal and State
regulations. The public is invited and encouraged to comment on the Study. The public may attend
the open house format meeting at any time from 4:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. County and support staff
will be available to answer any questions.

Date: Tuesday, June 9, 2015
Time: 4:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. (brief presentation at 5:30 p.m.)
Place: Peterstown Community Center
418-434 Palmer Street, Elizabeth, NJ

Written comments will be accepted through Friday, July 10, 2015. Comments may be mailed, faxed,
or emailed to:
Paul J. Leso, P.E.
County Supervising Engineer
Union County Division of Engineering
2325 South Avenue
Scotch Plains, NJ 07076
Fax: 908-789-3674
pleso@ucnj.org

This meeting is open to all members of the public. Parking for the public meeting is available and
free.

 

NJTPA – Union County South Front Street Bridge LCD Study – Public Information Center Meeting – 6/9/15