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: Wednesday, July 20, 2016 - 8:30am to 4:00pm
Location: Pleasant Street from Atlantic Avenue to Springdale Street

Motorists and pedestrians are advised that Pleasant Street will be closed from Atlantic Avenue to Springdale Street inclusive ( local traffic only) to facilitate repairs to a sewer line.

Posted On: Wednesday, July 20, 2016 - 8:30am
Start/End Date: Monday, July 18, 2016 - 3:00pm to 5:00pm
Location: Charter Avenue

Construction of the bridge crossing the Virginia River at Charter Avenue is now complete; the bridge is open to all traffic.

Posted On: Monday, July 18, 2016 - 3:41pm
Start/End Date: Monday, July 18, 2016 - 9:00am to Tuesday, July 19, 2016 - 4:00pm
Location: Water Street

Motorists are advised that (weather pending) grind and patch operations are scheduled to take place on Monday and Tuesday on the downtown core of Water Street. Flagspersons will be on site, and long traffic delays are expected.

Posted On: Friday, July 15, 2016 - 2:24pm
Start/End Date: Monday, July 18, 2016 - 7:00am to Friday, July 22, 2016 - 11:00pm
Location: Various Locations

 Contractors will be working on the following streets from July 18-22 under the City's annual Streets Rehabilitation and Sidewalk Programs. Work could include Street excavations, concrete work, paving, utility adjustment, ditch cleaning, culvert installation, etc.

Posted On: Friday, July 15, 2016 - 2:09pm
Start/End Date: Sunday, July 17, 2016 - 1:00pm to 4:00pm
Location: New Gower Street, from Waldegrave to Queen/Duckworth, and parade route Duckworth-Military-Bannerman

To facilitate the Pride Parade on Sunday, July 17 the following road or lane closures will be in effect:

Posted On: Thursday, July 14, 2016 - 2:47pm
Start/End Date: Friday, July 15, 2016 - 11:00am to 4:00pm
Location: Pleasant Street from Lemarchant Road to Patrick Street

Motorists and pedestrians are advised that there will be a road closure on Pleasant Street today, Friday, July 15, 2016 from Lemarchant Road to Patrick Street to facilitate water line repairs.

Motorists should use an alternate route and expect delays.

Posted On: Friday, July 15, 2016 - 11:07am
Start/End Date: Wednesday, July 13, 2016 - 8:00am to Thursday, July 14, 2016 - 4:00pm
Location: Petty Harbour Road - Between both ends of Forest Pond Road

Motorists and pedestrians are advised that Petty Harbour Road will be closed between both ends of Forest Pond Road, with a detour on to Forest Pond Road, Wednesday July 14, 2016 until 4 p.m. This is to facilitate road repairs.

Posted On: Tuesday, July 12, 2016 - 1:57pm
Start/End Date: Monday, July 11, 2016 - 7:00am to Friday, July 15, 2016 - 11:00pm
Location: Various Locations

Contractors will be working on the following streets from July 11-15 under the City's annual Streets Rehabilitation and Sidewalk Program. Work could include Street excavations, concrete work, paving, utility adjustment, ditch cleaning, culvert installation, etc.

Posted On: Friday, July 8, 2016 - 1:39pm
Start/End Date: Sunday, July 10, 2016 - 7:00am to 9:00am
Location: Mews Memorial 8k Road Race

Motorists are advised that the Mews Memorial 8k Road Race will take place this Sunday starting at 7:00am and finishing by 9:00 am.  The route closures/lane reductions are as follows:
ROAD CLOSURES & RESTRICTIONS
 
Mundy Pond Road

Posted On: Wednesday, July 6, 2016 - 12:39pm
Start/End Date: Sunday, July 10, 2016 - 7:00am to 12:00pm
Location: Southside Road - Water Street

Motorists are advised that the Heart & Stroke Ride For Heart Cycling fun Ride will take place this Sunday starting at 7:00am and finishing by 12:00 pm.  The route closures/lane reductions are as follows:
ROAD CLOSURES & RESTRICTIONS

Posted On: Wednesday, July 6, 2016 - 3:29pm
Start/End Date: Thursday, July 7, 2016 - 9:00am to 12:00pm
Location: New Gower Street

Motorists and pedestrians are advised that New Gower Street eastbound will be closed between in front of City Hall and Mile One today, Thursday July 7, 2017 to facilitate planting of trees in the medium.

Motorists should use an alternate route and expect delays.

Posted On: Thursday, July 7, 2016 - 8:12am
Start/End Date: Monday, July 4, 2016 - 9:00am to Monday, July 11, 2016 - 7:00pm
Location: Kenmount Road – New Hotel Location – 227 Kenmount Road

Motorists are advised that watermain work on Kenmount Road East Bound will commence Monday, July 4. Flagpersons will be on site and detours will be in place. This work will cover both curb and median lanes Eastbound only.

Posted On: Thursday, June 30, 2016 - 12:06pm
Start/End Date: Monday, July 4, 2016 - 7:15am to Friday, October 14, 2016 - 4:15pm
Location: Pearltown Road Bridge between Brookfield Road and Old Bay Bulls Road

UPDATE - Pearltown Road will reopen to through traffic at 4 pm Friday, Oct. 14. Motoritsts please note that bridge construction conitues and flagpersons will be in place until work is complete.

Posted On: Thursday, June 30, 2016 - 8:17am
Start/End Date: Monday, July 4, 2016 - 7:00am to Friday, July 8, 2016 - 11:00pm
Location: Various Locations

Contractors will be working on the following streets from July 4 to July 8 under the City's annual Streets Rehabilitation and Sidewalk Programs. Work could include street excavations, concrete work, paving, utility adjustment, ditch cleaning, culvert installation, etc.

Posted On: Thursday, June 30, 2016 - 2:11pm
Start/End Date: Friday, July 1, 2016 - 9:00am to 11:00pm
Location: Various Streets in the Downtown Area, Confederation Hill

Motorists and pedestrians are advised of th

Posted On: Wednesday, June 29, 2016 - 11:59am
Start/End Date: Thursday, June 30, 2016 - 10:00am to 11:00am
Location: Traffic Disruption - Mount Scio Road

Motorists are advised that there will a Special Event taking place on Mount Scio Road at the Rainbow Riders Complex from 10:00am to 11:30am.

Posted On: Tuesday, June 28, 2016 - 10:29am
Start/End Date: Tuesday, June 28, 2016 - 6:00am to Tuesday, July 12, 2016 - 5:00pm
Location: Goulds - Various Locations

Contractor will be conducting CCTV Sewer Pipe inspections on the following Streets in Goulds from June 28 - July 12, 2016.

Posted On: Friday, June 24, 2016 - 2:16pm
Start/End Date: Monday, June 27, 2016 - 8:15am to Wednesday, August 31, 2016 - 4:00pm
Location: Carrick Drive – Paul Reynolds Center

Motorists and pedestrians are advised that On Monday, June 27 contractors will begin construction of a new entrance to the facility off Carrick Drive that will include the installation of a simple roundabout to smooth traffic flow in the area.

Posted On: Wednesday, June 22, 2016 - 8:23am
Start/End Date: Monday, June 27, 2016 - 7:00am to Friday, July 1, 2016 - 11:00pm
Location: Various Locations

Contractors will be working on the following streets from June 27-July 1st under the City's annual Streets Rehabilitation and Sidewalk Programs. Work could include Street excavations, concrete work, paving, utility adjustment, ditch cleaning, culvert installation, etc.

Posted On: Friday, June 24, 2016 - 2:11pm
Start/End Date: Thursday, June 23, 2016 - 7:00am to 7:00pm
Location: Water Street from Prescott Street to Clift’s-Baird’s Cove

Motorists and pedestrians are advised that there will be exploratory sewer work on Water Street from Prescott Street to Clift’s-Baird’s Cove. There will be loss of parking in the construction zone. Both lanes of traffic will be maintained. Expect some delays and flagpersons will be in place.

Posted On: Tuesday, June 21, 2016 - 2:55pm
Start/End Date: Monday, June 20, 2016 - 11:30am to Friday, November 18, 2016 - 4:30pm
Location: Blackmarsh Road

Motorists are advised that beginning June 20, 2016 there will be construction to replace the existing water transmission main running along Blackmarsh Road (from the Team Gushue Highway Bridge near Canada Drive to Empire Avenue).  The work will have significant traffic implications with lane redu

Posted On: Monday, June 20, 2016 - 11:52am
Start/End Date: Monday, June 20, 2016 - 7:00am to Friday, June 24, 2016 - 11:00pm
Location: Various Locations

 Contractors will be working on the following Streets from June 20-24 under the City's annual Streets Rehabilitation Program. Work could include Street excavations, concrete work, paving, utility adjustment, ditch cleaning, culvert installation, etc.

Posted On: Friday, June 17, 2016 - 2:37pm
Start/End Date: Wednesday, June 15, 2016 - 9:30am to 3:30pm
Location: Forest Road between Empire Avenue and Quidi Vidi Road

Motorists and pedestrians are advised that there will be traffic detour on Forest Road on June 15, 2016 from 9:30 a.m. to 3:30p.m.
This is due to NL POWER conducting Overhead Line work in the area.

Motorists should use an alternate route and expect delays.

Posted On: Wednesday, June 15, 2016 - 8:30am
Start/End Date: Monday, June 13, 2016 - 7:00am to Friday, June 17, 2016 - 11:00pm
Location: Various Locations

Contractors will be working on the following Streets from June 13-17 under the City's annual Streets Rehabilitation Program. Work could include Street excavations, concrete work, paving, utility adjustment, ditch cleaning, culvert installation, etc.

Posted On: Friday, June 10, 2016 - 12:25pm
Start/End Date: Monday, June 13, 2016 - 7:00am to 11:00pm
Location: St. Clare Avenue (between Lemarchant Road and Ricketts Road)

Motorists are advised that (weather dependant) there will be a road closure on St. Clare Avenue (between Lemarchant Road and Ricketts Road) on Monday, June 13th. A detour will be in place and flagspersons will be present. The City of St. John's apologizes for any inconvenience.

Posted On: Friday, June 10, 2016 - 2:13pm

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