Thursday, June 27, 2019 - 4:35 PM

Road Closures / Lane Reductions

Location: 
Downtown / Quidi Vidi
Start Date: 
Monday, July 1, 2019 - 7:00am to 11:00pm

Memorial Day - Road Closures & Parking Restrictions
Various streets in the Downtown Area
Monday, July 1, 2019 - 9:30 am to 1:30 pm

Road Closures
Queen's Road - 9:30 am to 10:30 am
Church Hill - 9:30 am to 10:30 am
Duckworth Street (Cochrane Street to Prescott Street) - 9:30am to 1:30 pm
Water Street (Prescott Street to Cochrane Street) - 9:30 am to 1:30 pm

No Parking - Tow Away Zones
Duckworth Street (both sides) Cochrane Street and Prescott Street
Water Street (both Sides) Cochrane Street to Prescott Street

Streets may close earlier than scheduled if traffic in the area of the War Memorial becomes congested.

Canada Day Family Celebrations at King George V
Carnell Drive - 11 am to 11 pm

Fireworks - Road Closures and No Stopping - Tow Away Zones
For safety reasons, the following streets will be closed from 8 pm on July 1st until after the fireworks:
The Boulevard
Lake Avenue
Clancey Drive
Lakeview Avenue

Vehicles parked in violation or parked such that they are obstructing traffic will be ticketed and towed.  Parking lots on either side of the Quidi Vidi dog park will be closed.  Accessible parking is available on a first come, first served basis in the Dominion parking lot. The same streets and parking lots will be closed at approximately 8 pm should the fireworks be postponed to July 2nd.

Quidi Vidi Walking Trail - Partial Closure
The Quidi Vidi dog park and a portion of the waling trail around Quidi Vidi Lake will be closed for fireworks set up on July 1st and will be reopened after the fireworks display is complted.

Pet owners - if your pet needs to go outside furing the fireworks display, keep them on a leash for their safety.

Emergency vehicles and local traffic, including those visiting family, friends or businesses in the area, will have access, while all through traffic will be detoured.

The City of St. John's apologizes for any inconvenience. For more details or to report an issue, contact Access St. John’s by calling 311 or 754-CITY, via the app 311 St. John’s, or the online web submission.