Editor's note: An earlier version of this article stated that Hamburg Turnpike would be closed between Church Lane and Ratzer Road. The article has been corrected. Incorrect information was provided to Patch.
Part of Hamburg Turnpike will be closed Wednesday thorough Friday this week as part of the paving and milling project on the heavily-traveled roadway.
Hamburg Turnpike will be closed in both directions between Church Lane and Valley Road. It will be closed in one direction at a time.
Although a detour will be set up drivers should expect delays when traveling in the area.
Wayne police encourage residents to plan in extra time during their commutes. They request drivers observe the posted work zone speed limit for their “safety and the safety of the project workers.”
Steve Edmond, Passaic County engineer, could not be reached for comment.
The work is part of a $9 million project to improve traffic flow on the county-owned roadway. Jughandles were installed on the roadway earlier this year.