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: Sunday, April 23, 2017 - 8:00am to 9:00am
Location: Mundy Pond Road

Motorists are advised that the Nautilus Mundy Pond 5k Road Race will take place this Sunday starting at 8:00am and finishing by 9:00am.  The route is as follows:
Mundy Pond Road – Lane Closure
 
Blackler Avenue to Pearce Avenue (East)
7:30am to 9:00am
 

Posted On: Friday, April 21, 2017 - 11:13am
Start/End Date: Friday, April 21, 2017 - 5:00am to 5:00pm
Location: 75 - 95 Water Street

update: Friday, April 21
This request has been CANCELLED so meters in the area will not be bagged.

original post:
Twelve parking meters from 75 to 95 Water Street will be bagged to accommodate production vehicles for film shooting at Harbourside Park.

Posted On: Wednesday, April 19, 2017 - 1:37pm
Start/End Date: Tuesday, April 18, 2017 - 1:15pm to 4:00pm
Location: Kenmount Road East bound

Motorists and pedestrians are advised of the following lane closure:

Posted On: Tuesday, April 18, 2017 - 1:27pm
Start/End Date: Tuesday, April 18, 2017 - 12:45pm to Monday, May 15, 2017 - 11:45pm
Location: Churchill Square

Six parking meters in Churchill Square (in front of Vogue Optical & Executive Travel Inc) will be bagged to accommodate ongoing construction work until May 15, 2017.

Posted On: Tuesday, April 18, 2017 - 12:45pm
Start/End Date: Monday, April 17, 2017 - 7:00am to Saturday, July 15, 2017 - 7:00pm
Location: Signal Hill Road from Quidi Vidi Road to the MUN Battery Facility lower entrance near Cabot Avenue

Residents of St. John's are advised that there will be a detour in place on Signal Hill Road to facilitate a watermain replacement. Flagpersons will be in place so that residential traffic, tour buses and delivery trucks will have controlled access through the work site.

Posted On: Thursday, April 13, 2017 - 11:31am
Start/End Date: Thursday, April 6, 2017 - 8:00am to 6:00pm
Location: New Gower Street

On Thursday, April 6 from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Posted On: Tuesday, April 4, 2017 - 12:40pm
Start/End Date: Saturday, March 18, 2017 - 7:00am to 11:15am
Location: Cornwall Avenue between Hamilton Ave Ext and Cornwall Heights

Motorists and pedestrians are advised that Cornwall Ave between Hamilton Ave Ext and Cornwall Heights, is now open .  The City of St. John's apologizes for any inconvenience.  If you require further information, please contact Access ST. John's at 311 or 754-CITY (2489)

Posted On: Saturday, March 18, 2017 - 7:18am
Start/End Date: Sunday, March 12, 2017 - 7:45am to Monday, March 13, 2017 - 11:45pm
Location: Throughout City

As of 7 a.m. Sunday, March 12, approximately 50 intersections throughout the City are without traffic signals, either due to damage or power loss.

Please travel throughout the City with extreme caution; treat all intersections with flashing or dark traffic signals as four way stops.

Posted On: Sunday, March 12, 2017 - 7:51am
Start/End Date: Sunday, March 12, 2017 - 7:45am to 11:15pm
Location: Throughout City

Due to damage and safety concerns, several roads throughout the City were closed yesterday, March 11. As of 8 a.m. March 12, Duckworth Street, Pennywell Road, Merrymeeting Road, Cathedral Street, and New Gower Street have been opened. The following road closures are now in effect:

Posted On: Sunday, March 12, 2017 - 8:09am
Start/End Date: Saturday, March 11, 2017 - 6:15pm to Sunday, March 12, 2017 - 6:00am
Location: City of St.John's

Due to high winds affecting the City of St. John’s there are several road closures in effect at this time:

Posted On: Saturday, March 11, 2017 - 6:17pm
Start/End Date: Thursday, March 9, 2017 - 9:00am to 4:00pm
Location: Coronation Street and Charlton Street

Residents of St. John's are advised that Coronation Street and Charlton Street will be closed to facilitate repairs to a waterline.  The road(s) will be closed until 4:00pm today.  Local traffic only.

Posted On: Thursday, March 9, 2017 - 9:06am
Start/End Date: Thursday, February 23, 2017 - 6:00pm to Friday, February 24, 2017 - 7:00am
Location: East White Hills Road - between Churchill Avenue and Alexander Place (Country Ribbon)

Residents of St. John's are advised that there will be a traffic disruption on East White Hills Road in the vicinity of Country Ribbon to facilitate the movement of production equipment. This will be in effect from February 23, 2017 from 6:00 p.m.

Posted On: Thursday, February 23, 2017 - 4:09pm
Start/End Date: Sunday, February 19, 2017 - 12:30am to 4:00am
Location: Water Street, Prescott Street, Clift Bairds Cove

Residents of St. John's are advised that there will be a traffic delay and lane reduction at the corner of Water Street and Prescott Street due to overhead work on the TD Building. Expect delays.

Posted On: Friday, February 17, 2017 - 4:29pm
Start/End Date: Wednesday, February 15, 2017 - 4:00pm to 6:00pm
Location: Prince Philip Drive @ Westerland Road

REVISED - LANE IS OPEN TO MOTORISTS

Posted On: Wednesday, February 15, 2017 - 4:13pm
Start/End Date: Sunday, February 5, 2017 - 7:15am to 2:00pm
Location: Bennett Avenue @ Carson Avenue, Beaumont Street @ Campbell Avenue, St. Michaels Avenue @ Symonds Avenue and Bennett Avenue @ Lemarchant Road.

Residents of St. John's are advised that the following roads will be closed to facilitate repairs to the water main at Bennett Avenue @ Beaumont Street - Bennett Avenue @ Carson Avenue, Beaumont Street @ Campbell Avenue, St.

Posted On: Sunday, February 5, 2017 - 7:22am
Start/End Date: Friday, February 3, 2017 - 5:00am to 4:00pm
Location: Cashin Avenue - From Vimy Avenue to Blackmarsh Road

Residents of St. John's are advised that Cashin Avenue will be closed to traffic from Vimy Avenue to Blackmarsh Road to facilitate the repair of a watermain. The road will be closed until 4:00pm, today, February 3, 2017. Further updates will follow.

Posted On: Friday, February 3, 2017 - 5:06am
Start/End Date: Thursday, February 2, 2017 - 2:00pm to 7:00pm
Location: Lane Reduction - Kenmount Road

Please be advised that road repairs are being conducted on Kenmount Road in the area of CIty Honda and Elim Pentecostal Tabernacle.

The East bound lane in this area will be closed to conduct the repairs, today, Thursday, February 2, 2017, from 2p.m. to 7p.m

Posted On: Thursday, February 2, 2017 - 2:12pm
Start/End Date: Thursday, February 2, 2017 - 8:00am to Friday, February 3, 2017 - 3:30pm
Location: Lane Reduction - The Boulevard

Please be advised that Parks Services will be in the area of The Boulevard on Thursday, February 2 and Friday February 3, 2017 to facilitate Road Side Pruning Operations.

The Boulevard will be reduced to one lane in the area of #70. There will be signage and flag persons in place.

Posted On: Wednesday, February 1, 2017 - 3:21pm
Start/End Date: Thursday, January 26, 2017 - 8:00am to Friday, January 27, 2017 - 5:00pm
Location: O'Leary Avenue

Motorists are advised that Englobe Corp.’s are conducting a geotechnical investigation for a bridge replacement on behalf of our client CBCL Ltd. and the City of St. John’s. Delays may occur and flagpersons will be on site

Posted On: Tuesday, January 24, 2017 - 2:22pm
Start/End Date: Wednesday, January 25, 2017 - 6:30am to Wednesday, March 1, 2017 - 6:00pm
Location: Water Street, Job's Cove and Harbour Drive

Residents of St. John's are advised that there will be a traffic delay and lane reduction at the corner of Water Street, Job's cove and may also be interuppted on Harbour Drive caused by the construction of ALT Hotel. 

Posted On: Monday, January 23, 2017 - 3:09pm
Start/End Date: Sunday, January 22, 2017 - 5:15pm to 5:45pm
Location: WATER STREET BETWEEN PRESCOTT STREET AND CLIFT'S-BAIRD'S COVE

Motorists and pedestrians are advised that Water Street between Prescott Street and Clift's-Baird's Cove will be closed for a period of time for electrical repairs.

If you require additional information, please contact Access St. John's at 311 or (709) 754-CITY (2489).

Posted On: Sunday, January 22, 2017 - 5:25pm
Start/End Date: Saturday, January 21, 2017 - 3:15pm to Sunday, January 22, 2017 - 12:00am
Location: COCHRANE POND ROAD

Residents are advised that due to heavy snow drifting Cochrane Pond Road is closed effective immediately until further notice.

If you wish to speak to an operator, please contact Access St. John's @ 311 or 754-CITY (2489)
 

Posted On: Saturday, January 21, 2017 - 3:17pm
Start/End Date: Saturday, January 21, 2017 - 5:15am to 12:00pm
Location: Pearltown Road

The City of St. John's would like to advise that there is heavy drifting snow and blowing snow on Pearltown Road. Motorists are asked to use an alternative route. If you require further information, please contact Access St. John's at 311 or 754-CITY (2489).

Posted On: Saturday, January 21, 2017 - 5:32am
Start/End Date: Sunday, January 1, 2017 - 5:30pm to 10:00pm
Location: Quidi Vidi Lake Area

Road Closures and No Stopping - Tow Away Zones

For safety reasons, the following streets will be closed from 5:30 p.m. on Sunday, Jan 1 until after the fireworks:

Posted On: Thursday, December 29, 2016 - 1:04pm
Start/End Date: Saturday, December 31, 2016 - 8:00am to Sunday, January 1, 2017 - 8:00am
Location: New Gower Street Area

UPDATE - New Gower Street - East Bound from Waldegrave to Queens Road will close at 6 p.m. on Dec 31.

For safety reasons, the following streets will be closed from 8 a.m. on Dec 31, to 8 a.m on Jan 1:

Posted On: Thursday, December 29, 2016 - 10:45am

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