Ocean County has completed widening of Hope Chapel Road and 14th Street with a new northbound right turn lane.
Sidewalk and curb work first began on this project at the end of August 2020. The curb and sidewalk was mostly complete by October. The first utility lines began to move in December. The contractors returned to install the traffic signal at the end of March 2021.
The traffic signal is expected to become activated in the coming week or so.
Ocean County Board of Commissioners awarded this contract on June 17, 2020 to J.C. Contracting of Jackson Township for $548,743.00.