small sinkhole developed on Hopkins Lane over the outfall pipe from the
southern spillway of Hopkins Pond Dam.
Camden County and Haddonfield
engineers coordinated with New Jersey Department of Environmental
Protection Dam Safety Officials to determine the repairs.
It is anticipated that the work will be completed by the end of the week. The exact timing of the project is dependent upon the weather and other factors.
“Motorists need to be aware of the construction taking place on Hopkins Lane and plan their commutes accordingly,” Freeholder Ian Leonard, liaison to the Camden County Department of Public Works, said. “Whenever you are driving through a road construction zone, please stay prepared for traffic pattern changes, and be observant of posted instructions or directions from police officers.”Camden County is aggressive about making repairs on 1,200 lane miles of county maintained roadways. The Freeholder Board asks residents to report road hazards they encounter to the Camden County Public Works Hotline 856- 566-2980. The number is answered 24 hours a day, seven days a week.
--Press release from the Camden County Freeholder Board