The New Jersey Department of Transportation (NJDOT) has been working alongside other Federal, State and local agencies as the Philadelphia region prepares for the arrival of Pope Francis at the end of this month. With expected attendance in the millions, they are anticipating that the impacts to the region's transportation system will be great and so the NJDOT has put together a number of resources to aid New Jersey residents.
Click HERE for a flyer containing information that may be of interest specifically to those living in the area. This flyer can be easily printed and shared.
The NJDOT has condensed their website address for ease of use. Transportation related information for the Papal visit can now be reached through the address www.popenj.com. Here you will find answers to many frequently asked questions whether traveling to Papal events or living in the area. Additionally, this website contains links to other helpful information including 511NJ traffic information and a smartphone app that will automatically keep you updated as you travel.
Additionally, click HERE for several visual aids that focus on local traffic conditions and an easy to follow schedule of events during Pope Francis’ visit.