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, November 18, 2019 - 7:00am to Friday, November 22, 2019 - 7:00pm
Location: Various Locations

Contractors may be working on the following arterial and collector streets from November 18 - 22 under the City’s annual streets rehabilitation and infrastructure maintenance programs.  Work could...

Posted On: Friday, November 15, 2019 - 4:00pm
Start/End Date: Monday, November 11, 2019 - 9:30am to 1:30pm
Location: Various Streets in the Downtown

Road Closures Queen's Road - 9:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. Church Hill - 9:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. Duckworth Street (Bates Hill to Prescott Street) - 10:30 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. Duckworth Street (Prescott Street to Wood Street) - 10;30 a.m. to 1:15 p.m....

Posted On: Tuesday, November 5, 2019 - 9:53am
Start/End Date: Monday, November 11, 2019 - 7:00am to Friday, November 15, 2019 - 7:00pm
Location: Various Locations

Contractors may be working on the following arterial and collector streets from November 11 - 15 under the City’s annual streets rehabilitation and infrastructure maintenance programs.  Work could include concrete/street excavation, concrete work, paving, heater scarifying, utility adjustment,...

Posted On: Friday, November 8, 2019 - 3:41pm
Start/End Date: Friday, November 8, 2019 - 9:00am to Monday, November 11, 2019 - 10:00pm
Location: Allandale Road

To replace a section of watermain that experienced a break in September, the City of St. John’s will be closing Allandale Road from Higgins Line to Prince Philip Drive from 9 a.m. on Friday, November 8 until 10 p.m. on Monday, November 11. Early morning (rush hour) traffic on Friday will not be...

Posted On: Friday, November 8, 2019 - 6:38pm
Start/End Date: Wednesday, November 6, 2019 - 9:00am to 4:00pm
Location: London Road from Portugal Cove Road to Dublin Road

Motorists and pedestrians are advised that due to emergency sewer main repairs, London Road from Portugal Cove Road to Dublin Road will be closed today, November 6, 2019 from 9:00 am to 4:00 pm.

Motorists must use an alternate route and can expect delays.

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Posted On: Wednesday, November 6, 2019 - 9:13am
Start/End Date: Monday, November 4, 2019 - 7:00am to Friday, November 8, 2019 - 7:00pm
Location: Various Locations

Contractors may be working on the following arterial and collector streets from November 4 - 8, 2019 under the City’s annual streets rehabilitation and infrastructure maintenance programs.  Work could include...

Posted On: Friday, November 1, 2019 - 3:17pm
Start/End Date: Wednesday, October 30, 2019 - 6:00am to 11:00pm
Location: Cathedral Street

Parking spaces reserved on Cathedral Street, prohibiting public parking to accommodate technical vehicles for a film shoot.

Posted On: Tuesday, October 29, 2019 - 3:32pm
Start/End Date: Tuesday, October 29, 2019 - 9:30am to 4:00pm
Location: Prowse Avenue Extension from Stamp's Lane to Cashin Avenue

Motorists and pedestrians are advised that due to sewer main repairs, Prowse Avenue Extension from Stamp's Lane to Cashin Avenue will be closed today, October 29, 2019 from 9:30am to 4:00pm.

Motorists should use an alternate route and expect delays.

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Posted On: Tuesday, October 29, 2019 - 9:38am
Start/End Date: Monday, October 28, 2019 - 9:00am to 4:00pm
Location: Kenmount Road from Polina Road to Peet Street

Kenmount Road will be reduced to one shared lane between Polina Road and Peet Street to facilitate the installation of a section of storm sewer.

The lane reduction will be in place from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Monday, Oct. 28 with flag persons on site to direct traffic. 

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Posted On: Friday, October 25, 2019 - 2:01pm
Start/End Date: Monday, October 28, 2019 - 9:00am to 4:00pm
Location: Water Street from Job's Cove to Alexander Street

Motorists and pedestrians are advised that due to hydrant repairs, Water Street from Job's Cove to Alexander Street will have one Westbound Lane closed today, October 28, 2019 from 9:00 am to 4:00 pm. Please note the Eastbound turning lane for Patrick Street will also be affected by this...

Posted On: Monday, October 28, 2019 - 9:11am
Start/End Date: Monday, October 28, 2019 - 7:00am to Friday, November 1, 2019 - 7:00pm
Location: Various Locations

Contractors may be working on the following arterial and collector streets from October 28 – November 1 under the City’s annual streets rehabilitation and infrastructure maintenance programs.  Work could include concrete/street excavation, concrete work, paving, heater scarifying, utility...

Posted On: Friday, October 25, 2019 - 4:16pm
Start/End Date: Saturday, October 26, 2019 - 7:00am to 6:00pm
Location: Prince Philip Drive - Morrissey Drive to Clinch Crescent

On Saturday, Oct. 26, from 7 a.m. to 6 p.m. a temporary road closure is required on Prince Philip Drive (westbound only), between Morrissey Drive and Clinch Crescent. 

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Posted On: Friday, October 25, 2019 - 12:06pm
Start/End Date: Friday, October 25, 2019 - 9:45am to 4:00pm
Location: Road Closure - Doyle Street from Steer Street to Bishop Place

Motorists and pedestrians are advised that due to emergency sewer main repairs, Doyle Street from Steer Street to Bishop Place will be closed today, October 25, 2019 from 10:00am to 4:00pm.

Motorists should use an alternate route and expect delays.

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Posted On: Friday, October 25, 2019 - 9:51am
Start/End Date: Monday, October 21, 2019 - 9:00am to Wednesday, October 23, 2019 - 4:00pm
Location: Queen’s Road, from Church Hill to Garrison Hill

To facilitate road construction at Veteran’s Square, a detour is required on Queen’s Road from Church Hill to Garrison Hill.  

The detour will be in place from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. beginning Monday, Oct. 21 and ending on Wednesday, Oct. 23.

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Posted On: Friday, October 18, 2019 - 9:15am
Start/End Date: Monday, October 21, 2019 - 7:00am to Wednesday, November 6, 2019 - 5:30pm
Location: Pennywell Road (Cashin Avenue to Ropewalk Lane)

Motorists and pedestrians are advised that Pennywell Road will be restricted to local traffic only from Cashin Avenue to Ropewalk Lane in both directions beginning Monday, October...

Posted On: Friday, October 18, 2019 - 11:23am
Start/End Date: Monday, October 21, 2019 - 7:00am to Friday, October 25, 2019 - 7:00pm
Location: Various Locations

Contractors may be working on the following arterial and collector streets from October 21 - 25 under the City’s annual streets rehabilitation and infrastructure maintenance programs.  Work could include concrete/street excavation, concrete work, paving, heater scarifying, utility adjustment,...

Posted On: Friday, October 18, 2019 - 3:27pm
Start/End Date: Sunday, October 20, 2019 - 7:45am to 11:00am
Location: Blackhead Road, Southside Road, Harbour Drive, Water Street, Signal Hill Road, Duckworth Street, Temperance Street

Motorists are advised that the following temporary road closures will be in effect for the Cape to Cabot Race, Sunday, October 20, 2019

Blackhead Road Southside Road to Cape Spear) Closed Both Directions 7:45 am - 10:00 am

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Posted On: Tuesday, October 15, 2019 - 2:40pm
Start/End Date: Sunday, October 20, 2019 - 6:00am to Monday, October 21, 2019 - 11:00pm
Location: Cathedral St.

Twenty-two (22) parking spaces will be reserved on Cathedral St. prohibiting public parking to accomodate film shoot.

Posted On: Friday, October 18, 2019 - 12:14pm
Start/End Date: Wednesday, October 16, 2019 - 9:00am to Friday, October 18, 2019 - 4:00pm
Location: Queen’s Road, from Church Hill to Long’s Hill

To facilitate road construction at Veteran’s Square, a detour is required on Queen’s Road from Church Hill to Long’s Hill.

The detour will be in place from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. beginning Wednesday, Oct. 16 , ending on Friday, Oct. 18.

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Posted On: Friday, October 11, 2019 - 9:44am
Start/End Date: Wednesday, October 16, 2019 - 7:00am to Saturday, October 26, 2019 - 7:00pm
Location: Churchill Square Area (Various Locations)

Contractors will be conducting a watermain condition assessment in the Churchill Square area of the City from October 16 - 26, 2019.  The work will not require any major construction activities; however, personnel will be working in the area as they will require access to the watermain via the...

Posted On: Friday, October 11, 2019 - 1:40pm
Start/End Date: Monday, October 14, 2019 - 9:00am to 4:00pm
Location: Kenmount Road from Polina Road to Peet Street

Kenmount Road will be reduced to one shared lane between Polina Road and Peet Street to facilitate the installation of a section of storm sewer.

The lane reduction will be in place from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Monday, Oct. 14 with flag persons on site to direct traffic. 

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Posted On: Friday, October 11, 2019 - 2:38pm
Start/End Date: Thursday, October 10, 2019 - 7:00am to Thursday, October 17, 2019 - 7:00pm
Location: Thorburn Road

Motorists and pedestrians are advised that Thorburn Rd Westbound will be reduced to one lane between Moss Heather Drive and Exmouth Street from Thursday, October 10th at 7:00am until Thursday, October 17th at 7:00pm to facilitate a storm sewer repair.  ...

Posted On: Thursday, October 10, 2019 - 9:09am
Start/End Date: Monday, October 7, 2019 - 7:00am to Friday, October 11, 2019 - 7:00pm
Location: Various Locations

Contractors may be working on the following arterial and collector streets from September 9 – September 13 under the City’s annual streets rehabilitation and infrastructure maintenance programs.  Work could include concrete/street excavation, concrete work, paving, heater scarifying, utility...

Posted On: Friday, October 4, 2019 - 4:09pm
Start/End Date: Sunday, October 6, 2019 - 9:30am to 12:00pm
Location: Various Locations - Quidi Vidi Lake Area

Motorists and pedestrians are advised that there will be lane reductions and/or closures on the following streets this Sunday, October 6th, 2019 from 9:30 am - 12 Noon for the Run For Cure event held at Quidi Vidi Lake.

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Posted On: Friday, October 4, 2019 - 4:21pm
Start/End Date: Saturday, October 5, 2019 - 8:00am to 6:00pm
Location: Harbour Drive

Parking is limited on Harbour Drive during cruise ship visits to accommodate tour bus operators and other passenger transportation.  Alternate parking options include parking garages at 351 Water Street, 330 Duckworth Street (Metro Park), and 1 Clift's Baird's Cove (Sonco Parking).

Posted On: Friday, October 4, 2019 - 3:04pm

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