Starting Monday, a bridge near a popular park in Hamilton Township will be closed for long term construction.

Hamilton Township Police are advising residents and motorists that the Underhill Bridge over Babcock Creek on Old Egg Harbor Road, located close to Underhill Park, will be closed to all traffic starting Monday. Officials say the bridge will remain closed until mid-September.

Underhill Bridge, Old Egg Harbor Road, Hamilton Township - Photo: Chris Coleman

Drivers can use Route 50 through downtown Mays Landing as a detour.