Public Advisory

The City of St. John's posts public advisories whenever we have an interruption in service to ensure the public is kept informed. Some of the categories of advisories include water, garbage, recreation, traffic and building closures. The view below lists advisories that are upcoming or currently on-going.
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Start/End Date: Monday, April 6, 2020 - 7:00am to Tuesday, June 30, 2020 - 7:00pm
Location: Water Street from Bishop’s Cove to Clift’s-Baird’s Cove

Phase three of the construction project to rehabilitate underground infrastructure on Water Street will begin on Monday April 6, 2020. Work will take place Monday to Saturday, 7 a.m. to 7 p.m.

The following traffic restrictions are in effect starting on April 6 (see attached map):

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Posted On: Friday, April 3, 2020 - 1:51pm
Start/End Date: Monday, March 9, 2020 - 9:15am to 4:00pm
Location: Prince Philip Drive - Westbound Lane by Confederation Building

Motorists and pedestrians are advised that due to emergency manhole repairs,  Westbound Lane on Prince Philip Drive by Confederation Building will be closed today, March 9, 2020 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. to facilitate repairs.

Motorists should use an alternate route and expect delays.

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Posted On: Monday, March 9, 2020 - 9:23am
Start/End Date: Friday, March 6, 2020 - 2:00pm to 11:30pm
Location: Linegar Avenue from Blackhead Road to Dillon Crescent

Motorists and pedestrians are advised that due to watermain repairs, Linegar Avenue from Blackhead Road to Dillon Crescent will be closed today, March 6, 2020 from 2:00 p.m. to 11:30 p.m.

Motorists should use an alternate route and expect delays.

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Posted On: Friday, March 6, 2020 - 1:32pm
Start/End Date: Thursday, February 27, 2020 - 9:00am to 4:00pm
Location: Linegar Avenue from Blackhead Road to Dillon Crescent

Motorists and pedestrians are advised that due to watermain repairs, Linegar Avenue from Blackhead Road to Dillon Crescent will be closed today, February 27, 2020 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Motorists should use an alternate route and expect delays.

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Posted On: Thursday, February 27, 2020 - 8:58am
Start/End Date: Thursday, February 27, 2020 - 8:00am to 6:00pm
Location: Water Street

Six parking spaces on southside of Water Street west of Bishop's Cove and ten parking spaces on North side of Harbour Drive east of Bishop's Cove prohibiting public parking to accommodate for a film shoot.

Posted On: Wednesday, February 26, 2020 - 2:29pm
Start/End Date: Thursday, February 27, 2020 - 8:00am to 6:00pm
Location: Adelaide Street - George Street

Parking spaces on both sides of Adelaide Street and north side of Water Street between Adelaide Street and George Street prohibiting public parking to accommodate for a film shoot.

Posted On: Thursday, February 27, 2020 - 10:07am
Start/End Date: Tuesday, February 25, 2020 - 8:00am to 6:00pm
Location: Water Street between Ayre's Cove - Clifts- Baird Cove

Eight parking spaces will be reserved on Water Street between Ayre's Cove and Clifts-Baird Cove, prohibiting public parking to accommodate technical vehicles for a film shoot.

Posted On: Monday, February 24, 2020 - 2:04pm
Start/End Date: Monday, February 3, 2020 - 7:15am to 10:15am
Location: Blackhead Road near Warford Road and Blackhead Crescent

Blackhead Road has water build up just east of Warford Road, and at Blackhead Crescent. The road remains passable however driving speeds should be reduced.

 

Posted On: Monday, February 3, 2020 - 7:20am
Start/End Date: Sunday, February 2, 2020 - 7:30pm to Monday, February 3, 2020 - 3:00am
Location: Allandale Road from Prince Philip Drive to Confederation Building

Motorists and pedestrians are advised that due to flooding Allandale Road from Prince Philip Drive to Confederation building will be closed today, February 2 from 7:00pm until water levels recede. Motorists should use an alternate route and expect delays.

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Posted On: Sunday, February 2, 2020 - 7:25pm
Start/End Date: Thursday, January 30, 2020 - 8:00pm to Friday, January 31, 2020 - 8:00pm
Location: various downtown roads, list below

Snow removal operations continue on the downtown streets announced yesterday.

Snow removal begins at approximately 8 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 30, and continuing for approximately 24 hours, in downtown St. John’s on:

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Posted On: Thursday, January 30, 2020 - 4:10pm
Start/End Date: Wednesday, January 29, 2020 - 4:00pm to Thursday, January 30, 2020 - 4:00pm
Location: various roads, list below

Snow removal operations continue on the streets announced yesterday.

Snow removal begins at approximately 4 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 29, and continuing for approximately 24 hours, in downtown St. John’s on:

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Posted On: Wednesday, January 29, 2020 - 2:57pm
Start/End Date: Tuesday, January 28, 2020 - 9:00pm to Wednesday, January 29, 2020 - 9:00pm
Location: various roads, list below

Snow removal operations continue on the streets announced earlier today.

Snow removal begins at approximately 9 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 28, and likely continuing for approximately 24 hours, in downtown St. John’s on:

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Posted On: Tuesday, January 28, 2020 - 3:50pm
Start/End Date: Tuesday, January 28, 2020 - 12:15pm to Wednesday, January 29, 2020 - 12:15pm
Location: various roads, list below

Snow removal operations continue today on the streets announced yesterday.

Snow removal begins today Tuesday, Jan. 28, and likely continuing for approximately 24 hours, in downtown St. John’s on:

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Posted On: Tuesday, January 28, 2020 - 11:33am
Start/End Date: Monday, January 27, 2020 - 9:00pm to Tuesday, January 28, 2020 - 9:00pm
Location: various roads, list below

Snow removal operations continue into the evening on the streets announced yesterday.

Snow removal is taking place this evening Monday, Jan. 27, and continuing for approximately 24 hours until the evening of Tuesday, Jan. 28, in downtown St. John’s on:

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Posted On: Monday, January 27, 2020 - 4:33pm
Start/End Date: Sunday, January 26, 2020 - 6:00pm to Monday, January 27, 2020 - 9:30am
Location: various downtown streets, see list below

Snow removal operations continue into the evening in the Georgestown area, announced earlier today.

Snow removal is taking place this evening Sunday, Jan. 26, and continuing overnight, in downtown St. John’s on:

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Posted On: Sunday, January 26, 2020 - 3:59pm
Start/End Date: Sunday, January 26, 2020 - 12:00pm to 9:00pm
Location: Georgestown

Snow removal operations continue on the streets announced yesterday evening.  

Snow removal is taking place this afternoon and evening Sunday, Jan. 26 on streets in the Georgestown neighbourhood. 

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Posted On: Sunday, January 26, 2020 - 12:05pm
Start/End Date: Saturday, January 25, 2020 - 5:30pm to Sunday, January 26, 2020 - 7:00am
Location: Various streets - see advisory

Snow removal operations continue into the evening on the streets announced earlier today, Saturday, Jan.25, and continuing overnight on these additional streets:

Posted On: Saturday, January 25, 2020 - 5:39pm
Start/End Date: Saturday, January 25, 2020 - 9:45am to 9:00pm
Location: Harbour Drive, New Gower Street, Water Street, Waterford Bridge Road, Brazil Street, Livingstone, Monroe, McFarlane, Cabot, Flower Hill
Snow removal operations continue on Harbour Drive, New Gower Street, Water Street east of Prescott Street, and Waterford Bridge Road today, Saturday, January 25. Please expect delays and detours.
 
Additional Streets for today include:
Brazil Street Livingstone...
Posted On: Saturday, January 25, 2020 - 9:50am
Start/End Date: Friday, January 24, 2020 - 7:30pm to Saturday, January 25, 2020 - 10:30am
Location: Duckworth, New Gower, Queen St, George St, Adelaide, Harbour Drive, Water Street (from Waldegrave to Temperance)

Snow removal operations continue into the evening on the streets announced earlier today.  

Snow removal is taking place later this evening Friday, Jan. 24, and continuing overnight, in downtown St. John’s on:

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Posted On: Friday, January 24, 2020 - 4:15pm
Start/End Date: Friday, January 24, 2020 - 9:30am to 1:00pm
Location: Signal Hill Road, Walsh’s Square, Plymouth Road, Factory Lane, Quidi Vidi Road, Forest Road, Ordnance Street, Cavendish Square, Craigmiller Avenue, Rickett’s Road, Mayor Avenue, Stamp’s Lane, Parade Street, Circular Road

Snow removal downtown is progressing quickly now, and we expect to distribute a couple of these advisories/announcements today Friday, Jan. 24. 

Snow removal is taking place during morning Friday, Jan. 24 in downtown St. John’s on:

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Posted On: Friday, January 24, 2020 - 9:42am
Start/End Date: Thursday, January 23, 2020 - 7:00pm to Friday, January 24, 2020 - 9:00pm
Location: Rennies Mill Road, Monkstown Road, Queen's Road, Campbell, Pleasant, Golf, Shaw, Leslie, Sudbury, Alexander, Patrick, Job, Newtown, Harvey

Snow removal is currently taking place in downtown St. John’s and will continue overnight on Rennie's Mill Road, Monkstown Road, Queen’s Road and Campbell Avenue.   At this time the City is clearing and removing snow from roads only.

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Posted On: Thursday, January 23, 2020 - 6:03pm
Start/End Date: Thursday, January 23, 2020 - 9:00am to 4:00pm
Location: Water Street from Job Street to Patrick Street

Motorists and pedestrians are advised that due to sewer main repairs, Water Street from Job Street to Patrick Street will be closed today, January 23, 2020 from 9am to 4pm, all westbound traffic will be diverted through the eastbound lane. As well, Patrick Street will be local traffic only from...

Posted On: Thursday, January 23, 2020 - 9:14am
Start/End Date: Wednesday, January 22, 2020 - 9:30pm to Thursday, January 23, 2020 - 9:00pm
Location: Pennywell Road, Merrymeeting Road, St. Clare Avenue

Snow removal is currently taking place in downtown St. John’s, and will continue on streets listed for Jan.22.

At this time the City is clearing and removing snow from roads only.

Beginning overnight and continuing into the daytime Thursday, Jan. 23 plows will remove snow on:

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Posted On: Wednesday, January 22, 2020 - 8:32pm
Start/End Date: Tuesday, January 21, 2020 - 7:30pm to Wednesday, January 22, 2020 - 9:00pm
Location: Hamilton Avenue, Hamilton Avenue Extension, Harbour Drive, Monkstown Road, Rennies Mill Road, Queen’s Road, Prince of Wales Street, Barter’s Hill, Casey Street, Springdale Street, Empire Avenue

Snow removal is currently taking place in downtown St. John’s, and will continue overnight into the morning hours of Wednesday, Jan. 22. Crews anticipate completing Hamilton Avenue, Hamilton Ave Extension and Harbour Drive overnight.    ...

Posted On: Tuesday, January 21, 2020 - 7:15pm
Start/End Date: Monday, January 20, 2020 - 7:30pm to Tuesday, January 21, 2020 - 9:00pm
Location: streets: New Gower, Duckworth, Long's Hill, Freshwater

Snow removal is currently taking place in downtown St. John’s, and will continue overnight into the morning hours of Tuesday, Jan. 21. Crews anticipate completing New Gower and Duckworth streets.    ...

Posted On: Monday, January 20, 2020 - 8:22pm

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