There are links for this. This would give a reason. (this is for power lines in the ground overhead to be more affordable.)

Chris Christie shrugs off questions about Port Authority and Fort Lee lane closures

The Star-Ledger -
TRENTON — It’s not like he was working the traffic cones. That was Gov. Chris Christie’s reaction today when he was asked about speculation that he engineered the closing of lanes from Fort Lee to the George Washington Bridge as political retribution. “I worked the cones. Unbeknownst to anyone, I was working the cones,” Christie joked during a…Read More
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