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: Tuesday, May 27, 2014 - 11:30am to 5:00pm
Location: Quidi Vidi Village Road

Quidi Vidi Village Road will be impassable today due to Watermain Break repairs in the area of civic #83.  Access will be maintained for local residents only.  Repairs to the break are underway and should be completed by 5 p.m. today, May 27, 2014 at which time the road will be re-opened.

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Posted On: Tuesday, May 27, 2014 - 11:39am
Start/End Date: Tuesday, May 27, 2014 - 8:00am to Monday, June 23, 2014 - 8:00am
Location: Waldegrave Street northbound between Water Street and George Street

Waldegrave Street northbound will be closed between Water Street and George Street from May 27, 2014 to June 23, 2014 to facilitate expansion of the Convention Center. Motorists should expect delays and use alternate routes....

Posted On: Monday, May 26, 2014 - 4:10pm
Start/End Date: Monday, May 26, 2014 - 7:00am to Friday, May 30, 2014 - 10:30pm
Location: various locations

The City will be working on the following streets from May 26 to 30 under the street rehabilitation program.  Commuters may experience traffic delays in these areas.

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Posted On: Friday, May 23, 2014 - 2:27pm
Start/End Date: Tuesday, May 20, 2014 - 7:00am to Friday, May 23, 2014 - 10:30pm
Location: various locations

The City will be working on the following streets from May 20 to 23 under the street rehabilitation program. Commuters may experience traffic delays in these areas.

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Posted On: Friday, May 16, 2014 - 4:05pm
Start/End Date: Tuesday, May 20, 2014 - 6:30am to Tuesday, August 12, 2014 - 6:30pm
Location: Craigmillar Avenue

Craigmillar Avenue will be closed to through traffic starting Tuesday, May 20, for approximately 12 weeks to facilitate infrastructure upgrading. All traffic will be detoured. Access will be maintained for local residents only. 

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Posted On: Friday, May 16, 2014 - 4:29pm
Start/End Date: Monday, May 12, 2014 - 7:00am to Friday, May 16, 2014 - 10:30pm
Location: various locations

The City will be working on the following streets from May 12 to 16 under the street rehabilitation program.

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Posted On: Friday, May 9, 2014 - 2:44pm
Start/End Date: Thursday, May 1, 2014 - 9:00am to 9:00pm
Location: Topsail Road - Civic Numbers 2, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 10, 12, & Civic Number 744 Water Street

Please be advised that the sanitary sewer adjacent to your property for the Civic #’s indicated above will be rehabilitated by lining the existing sanitary sewer pipe on the date indicated above.

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Posted On: Friday, April 25, 2014 - 3:10pm
Start/End Date: Thursday, May 1, 2014 - 7:00am to Friday, May 30, 2014 - 7:00pm
Location: Mayor Avenue, from Merrymeeting to Freshwater Roads

To facilitate the installation of the new watermain, Mayor Avenue from Freshwater Road to Merrymeeting Road, will be closed to through traffic daily from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. for approximately four weeks. During the street closure Mayor Avenue will be restricted to local access only, through traffic...

Posted On: Friday, May 2, 2014 - 2:59pm
Start/End Date: Wednesday, April 30, 2014 - 9:00am to 9:00pm
Location: Topsail Road - Civic Numbers 17, 21, 25, 29 & 31

Please be advised that the sanitary sewer adjacent to your property from Civic #’s 17-31 Topsail Road will be rehabilitated by lining the existing sanitary sewer pipe on the date indicated above.

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Posted On: Friday, April 25, 2014 - 3:02pm
Start/End Date: Tuesday, April 29, 2014 - 9:00am to 9:00pm
Location: Topsail Road - Civic Numbers 9, 13, 14, 15, 16 & 18

Please be advised that traffic will be interrupted in this area due to scheduled Sanitary Sewer Service Rehabilitation.  Traffic will be controlled by flag persons.

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Posted On: Friday, April 25, 2014 - 3:50pm
Start/End Date: Monday, April 28, 2014 - 7:00am to Sunday, June 1, 2014 - 11:45pm
Location: Old Petty Harbour Road, between Densmore's Lane and Mooney Crescent

Beginning Monday, April 28 traffic will be reduced to one lane on Old Petty Harbour Road, between Densmore's Lane and Mooney Crescent, for approximately 5 weeks to facilitate the installation of a water transmission main. Motorists should expect delays, obey flagpersons, follow traffice signage...

Posted On: Monday, April 28, 2014 - 12:17pm
Start/End Date: Monday, April 28, 2014 - 7:00am to Friday, August 29, 2014 - 11:45pm
Location: Bay Bulls Road, from Royal Oak Drive to Old Bay Bulls Road

Road work continues on Bay Bulls Road between Royal Oak Drive and Old Bay Bulls Road to facilitate infrastructure improvements. It is expected to be completed by the end of August 2014.

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Posted On: Tuesday, April 29, 2014 - 3:13pm
Start/End Date: Friday, April 25, 2014 - 6:00am to Sunday, April 27, 2014 - 11:45pm
Location: New Gower Street (eastbound), Barters Hill/Waldergrave to Queen St.

Motorists and pedestrians are advised that New Gower Street eastbound will be closed between Barters Hill/Waldegrave Street and Queen Street from 6 a.m. Friday, April 25 to midnight Sunday, April 27 to facilitate construction of the new St. John's Convention Centre.  ...

Posted On: Wednesday, April 23, 2014 - 4:11pm
Start/End Date: Thursday, April 24, 2014 - 6:30am to Friday, November 14, 2014 - 11:45pm
Location: Portugal Cove Road, between New Cove Road and Macdonald Drive

Traffic along Portugal Cove Road, from New Cove Road to Macdonald Drive, has been reduced to a single lane in both directions to facilitate replacement of the watermain.

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Posted On: Friday, April 25, 2014 - 9:34am
Start/End Date: Thursday, March 20, 2014 - 4:45pm to Monday, March 31, 2014 - 5:00pm
Location: New Gower Street

Motorists and pedestrians are advised that New Gower Street eastbound has reopened between Barters Hill and Queen Street, however the eastbound curb lane east of Waldegrave street will remain closed to facilitate construction of the new St. John's Convention Centre. Motorists should expect...

Posted On: Thursday, March 20, 2014 - 4:54pm
Start/End Date: Wednesday, February 19, 2014 - 7:15pm to Thursday, February 20, 2014 - 12:00am
Location: Road Closures - Cornwall Avenue to Symonds Avenue including Shaw Street

Residents of St. John's are advised that the following streets are closed or have obstructions that may affect pedestrian or vehicular traffic due to the fire on Shaw Street at Maplewood Apartments.

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Posted On: Wednesday, February 19, 2014 - 7:41pm
Start/End Date: Wednesday, February 19, 2014 - 7:00pm to 11:15pm
Location: various locations

GoBus Accessible Transit is continuing operation but may experience delays due to weather conditions. GoBus Accessible Transit apologizes for any inconvenience.

For more information:
GoBus Accessible Transit
Phone: (709) 368-8887
TTY: (709) 368-1620

Posted On: Wednesday, February 19, 2014 - 7:10pm
Start/End Date: Thursday, February 6, 2014 - 8:00am to 11:45pm
Location: St. John's and Mount Pearl

GoBus Accessible Transit is currently operating on schedule, however customers may experience delays due to road and weather conditions. Customers who do not require their pre-scheduled booking are asked to please call GoBus Accessible Transit to cancel.

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Posted On: Thursday, February 6, 2014 - 9:45am
Start/End Date: Wednesday, January 29, 2014 - 4:30pm to 11:45pm
Location: St. John's and Mount Pearl

Due to road and weather conditions, GoBus Accessible Transit is experiencing delays.

GoBus Accessible Transit apologizes for any inconvenience.

For more information:
GoBus Accessible Transit
Phone: (709) 368-8887
TTY: (709) 368-1620

Posted On: Wednesday, January 29, 2014 - 4:32pm
Start/End Date: Monday, January 27, 2014 - 12:00pm to Tuesday, January 28, 2014 - 4:00pm
Location: Waldegrave Street (Water Street to New Gower Street)

Motorists are advised there is a lane reduction on Waldegrave Street from Water Street to New Gower Street, northbound, from noon on Monday, Jan. 27 to 4 p.m. on Tuesday, Jan. 28. Motorists should expect delays.

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Posted On: Monday, January 27, 2014 - 11:17am
Start/End Date: Wednesday, January 22, 2014 - 12:15pm to 11:45pm
Location: St. John's and Mount Pearl

Due to road and weather conditions, GoBus Accessible Transit is experiencing delays.

GoBus Accessible Transit apologizes for any inconvenience.

For more information:
GoBus Accessible Transit
Phone: (709) 368-8887
TTY: (709) 368-1620

Posted On: Wednesday, January 22, 2014 - 12:21pm
Start/End Date: Saturday, January 4, 2014 - 12:00pm to 11:00pm
Location: St. John's, Mount Pearl and surrounding areas

Residents of St. John's, Mount Pearl and surrounding areas are advised that GoBus Accessible Transit will remain closed for today, Saturday, January 4, 2014, and will resume service when weather and street conditions improve.

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Posted On: Tuesday, October 28, 2014 - 9:52am
Start/End Date: Saturday, January 4, 2014 - 10:00am to 12:15pm
Location: St. John's and Mount Pearl

Residents of St. John's, Mount Pearl, and surrounding areas are advised that due to road and weather conditions, GoBus Accessible Transit has delayed their opening.  A further announcement will be made at 12 p.m.

GoBus Accessible Transit apologizes for any inconvenience.

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Posted On: Tuesday, October 28, 2014 - 9:58am
Start/End Date: Saturday, January 4, 2014 - 7:45am to 10:00am
Location: St. John's and Mount Pearl

Due to road and weather conditions, GoBus Accessible Transit is delaying opening. A further announcement will be made at 10 a.m.

GoBus Accessible Transit apologizes for any inconvenience.

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Posted On: Saturday, January 4, 2014 - 7:49am
Start/End Date: Saturday, January 4, 2014 - 2:15am to 12:00pm
Location: Road Closure - Cochrane Pond Rd

The City of St John's wishes to advise residents that Cochrane Pond Road is closed due to extreme drifting conditions. There will be no vehicle access during this period. Estimated time of reopening is undetermined at present.

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Posted On: Saturday, January 4, 2014 - 2:28am

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