Project Updates: Parsonage Hill Road

Project Description

Starting on or about Wednesday, April 24, Parsonage Hill Road from White Oak Ridge Road to Old Short Hills Road and Old Short Hills Road from Parsonage Hill Road to South Orange Avenue will be milled and paved as part of the Essex County 2019 Road Resurfacing Program.

During milling and paving work, sections of Parsonage Hill Road and Short Hills Road will be intermittently blocked off from traffic during scheduled work hours of 7:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m. Detour signs and new traffic patterns will be posted during the project.

Residents should be advised that access to and from driveways and streets may be impacted during operations. No parking on Parsonage Hill Road and Short Hills Road during active construction will be permitted.

All road work is weather dependent.

For more information and updates on the project, residents can contact the Essex County Department of Public Works at 973-226-8500. Please follow the Millburn Township website and social media pages for any updates on scheduled work.

Update: 4/22

On or about Wednesday, April 24, Parsonage Hill Road will be closed for milling work between White Oak Ridge Road and Hartshorn Drive and on Thursday, April 25, from Hartshorn Drive to Old Short Hills Road. Work will begin at 7:00 a.m. and continue through 5:00 p.m. each day. Detour routes will be posted.

Update: 4/25 

Parsonage Hill Road milling is expected to continue through Friday, April 26. Manhole work is scheduled for April 25, April 26, and Monday, April 29. Parsonage Hill Road will be closed to traffic beginning 7:00 a.m. through approximately 6:00 p.m. each day. All work is weather dependent. Updates to follow.

Update: 4/26

Milling and paving work on Old Short Hills Road and Parsonage Hill Road is suspended today, April 26, due to inclement weather. Both roads are currently open to traffic. Work will resume on Monday, April 29, for milling of both Parsonage Hill Road and Old Short Hills Road. All work is weather dependent.

Update: 4/29

Parsonage Hill Road is closed to traffic today, April 29, for milling and manhole work. Paving is expected to begin on or about Wednesday, May 1. Work ends at approximately 5:00 p.m., with road closures expected through 6 p.m. All work is weather dependent. Detour routes will be posted.

Update: 5/6

Parsonage Hill Road is closed to traffic today, May 6, until approximately 5:00 p.m. for road striping. Striping is expected again on Tuesday, May 7. All work is weather dependent. Detour routes will be posted.

Update: 5/6 (2)

Sections of Parsonage Hill Road are expected to be closed to traffic tomorrow, May 7, for road paving until approximately 5:00 p.m. Striping is expected to begin later in the week. Changes and/ or additional road closure information to follow. All work is weather dependent.

Update: 5/7

Parsonage Hill Road is closed to all traffic between Stewart Road and Old Short Hills Road until approx. 5:00 p.m. due to ongoing paving work. All work is weather dependent. Detour routes will be posted.

Update: 5/7 (2) 

Sections of Parsonage Hill Road are expected to be closed to traffic tomorrow, May 8, until approximately 5:00 p.m. due to ongoing paving work. Changes and/ or additional road closure information to follow. All work is weather dependent. Detour routes are posted in the area.

Update: 5/8

Parsonage Hill Road will be closed to traffic today, May 8, from Old Short Hills Road to Delbarton Drive due to ongoing paving work. Road striping is expected to begin later in the week. Closures are expected until approximately 5:00 p.m. Detour routes are posted in the area. All work is weather dependent.

Update: 5/8 (2)

Sections of Parsonage Hill Road are expected to be closed intermittently tomorrow, May 9, until approximately 5:00 p.m. due to road striping. Changes and/ or additional road closure information to follow. All work is weather dependent. Detour routes are posted in the area.

Update: 5/9

Sections of Parsonage Hill Road will intermittently be closed to traffic today, May 9, through approximately 5:00 p.m. for road striping. Road striping is expected again tomorrow, May 10. Please follow posted detour routes. All work is weather dependent.

Update: 5/9 (2)

Sections of Parsonage Hill Road are again expected to be closed intermittently tomorrow to complete road striping. Updates to follow. All work is weather dependent.

Update: 5/15

Weather permitting, sections of Parsonage Hill Road are expected to be intermittently closed tomorrow, May 16, for road striping. Detour routes will be posted in the area.