Essex Freeway
Westbound Views
I-280 begins at the New Jersey Turnpike (I-95) in Kearny. There is a tollbooth. All motorists who do not have E-ZPass must turn in their tickets and pay a toll depending on how far they have travelled on the turnpike.
Photos taken June 2016.
Exits 17B-A are for Newark-Jersey City Turnpike (CR 508). Most of the signs do not have the exit number posted.
Photos taken June 2016.
Exit 16 is for Harrison.
Photos taken June 2016.
There is a drawbridge over the Passaic River. Exit 15 is for the McCarter Highway (NJ 21).
Photos taken June 2016.
Exit 14 is for Clifton Avenue.
Photos taken June 2016.
Exit 13 is for Orange Street and 6th Street.
Photos taken June 2016.
Exit 12A is for Clinton Street. Exit 12B is for the Garden State Parkway (NJ 444) and Oraton Parkway.
Photos taken June 2016.
Exit 11B is for Day Street and Essex Avenue.
Photos taken June 2016.
Exit 10 is for Northfield Avenue (CR 508).
Photos taken June 2016.
Exits 8B-A are for Prospect Avenue (CR 577).
Photos taken June 2016.
Exit 7 is for Pleasant Valley Way (CR 636).
Photos taken June 2016.
Exits 6B-A are for Laurel Avenue (CR 634).
Photos taken June 2016.
Exits 5B-A are for Livingston Avenue (CR 527).
Photos taken June 2016.
Exits 4B-A are for Eisenhower Parkway (CR 609).
Photos taken June 2016.
Exit 1 is for US 46, Edwards Road, and New Road.
Photos taken June 2016.

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