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, July 25, 2016 - 7:00am to Friday, October 28, 2016 - 11:00pm
Location: Kenmount Road - Avalon Ford to Metro Self Storage (North Shoulder)

Motorists can expect speed to be reduced to 30km/hr in both directions and there will be a lane diversion for West bound traffic. Two lanes of traffic in both directions will be maintained at all times with flagpersons controlling minor interruptions as required.

Posted On: Friday, July 22, 2016 - 2:49pm
Start/End Date: Monday, July 25, 2016 - 7:00am to Friday, July 29, 2016 - 11:00pm
Location: Various Locations

Contractors will be working on the following streets from July 25 - July 29th 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. Commuters may...

Posted On: Friday, July 22, 2016 - 2:20pm
Start/End Date: Sunday, July 24, 2016 - 8:00am to 11:00am
Location: Topsail Road - Rennies Mill Road

Motorists are advised that the Tely 10 Road Race will run this Sunday July 24, 2016 starting at 8:00 until 11:00 a.m.  The following traffic and parking restrictions will be in effect:  ROAD CLOSURES ...

Posted On: Tuesday, July 19, 2016 - 11:27am
Start/End Date: Friday, July 22, 2016 - 6:00am to Saturday, July 30, 2016 - 5:00pm
Location: Main Road - Goulds

Contractor will be continuing CCTV Sewer Pipe Inspections on Main Road, Goulds from July 22 - July 30, 2016. Traffic interruptions and delays may be experienced during this project; however, kept to a minimum and two-way traffic will be maintained.  Flag persons will be used to direct traffic,...

Posted On: Thursday, July 21, 2016 - 3:17pm
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. The road will be closed from 8:30a.m. to 4:00p.m....

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. Motorists are strongly advised to find alternate routes and avoid...

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. Commuters may...

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:

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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.

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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.

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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. Commuters may experience...

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.

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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.

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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.

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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. Commuters may...

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...

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.

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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. Traffic interruptions and delays may be experienced during this project; however, kept to a minimum and two-way traffic will be maintained.  Flag persons will be used to...

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. Commuters may...

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...

Posted On: Monday, June 20, 2016 - 11:52am

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