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, May 23, 2016 - 9:00am to Friday, May 27, 2016 - 10:00pm
Location: Various Locations

Contractors will be working on the following streets from May 23 - 27, 2016 under the City's annual Streets Rehab Program.  Work could include street excavations, concrete work, paving, utility adjustment, ditch cleaning, culvert installation, etc.  Commuters may experience traffic delays in thes

Posted On: Friday, May 20, 2016 - 1:46pm
Start/End Date: Sunday, May 15, 2016 - 7:30am to 10:00am
Location: Road Closure Harbour Drive, Water Street,Waterford Bridge Road, Southside Road, Water Street

Motorists are advised that the Harbour Front 10k Road Race will take place this Sunday starting at 8:00am and finishing by 10:00 am.  The route closures/lane reductions are as follows:
Harbour Drive – Road Closure
7:45am to 9:30am
 
Water Street – Lane Closure

Posted On: Thursday, May 12, 2016 - 9:18am
Start/End Date: Saturday, May 14, 2016 - 6:00am to Sunday, May 15, 2016 - 8:00pm
Location: Location: Adelaide Street, from George Street to New Gower Street

There will be a lane reduction on Adelaide Street, between George Street and New Gower Street, to accommodate the ongoing repairs at the City Hall Annex.

Posted On: Thursday, May 12, 2016 - 2:20pm
Start/End Date: Wednesday, April 27, 2016 - 8:15am to 4:15pm
Location: All Areas Serviced by GoBus

GoBus Accessible Transit will resume service at 10:00am, however, some customers may still experience delays and/or may not be able to be picked up depending on street snow clearing. 
 

Posted On: Wednesday, April 27, 2016 - 8:24am
Start/End Date: Wednesday, April 27, 2016 - 6:45am to 8:00am
Location: All Areas Serviced by GoBus
GoBus Accessible Transit will be delayed in providing service this morning, Wednesday, April 27, 2016, due to weather conditions. This will be re-assessed at 8:00 a.m.
 
Contact GoBus Accessible Transit at:
 
Ph: 709-368-8887
Posted On: Wednesday, April 27, 2016 - 6:58am
Start/End Date: Sunday, April 24, 2016 - 8:30am to 10:00am
Location: Mundy Pond- Blackmarsh Road

Motorists are advised that the Nautilus Mundy Pond 5k Road Race will take place this Sunday starting at 8:30am and finishing by 10:00 am.  The route is as follows:
Mundy Pond Road – Lane Closure
Blackler Avenue to Pearce Avenue (East)
8:30am to 10:00am
 

Posted On: Friday, April 22, 2016 - 11:35am
Start/End Date: Thursday, April 21, 2016 - 8:00pm to Friday, April 22, 2016 - 8:00am
Location: Portugal Cove Road - From Elizabeth Avenue to New Cove Road

Motorists are advised that Portugal Cove Road 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: Thursday, April 21, 2016 - 7:58am
Start/End Date: Wednesday, April 20, 2016 - 1:00pm to 11:15pm
Location: All areas serviced by GoBus

Due to weather conditions, GoBus Transit will be suspending service at 2:00 p.m. today, Wednesday, April 20, 2016. Contact GoBus at:

Posted On: Wednesday, April 20, 2016 - 1:13pm
Start/End Date: Sunday, April 17, 2016 - 7:00am to 5:00pm
Location: New Gower Street(Convention Center) from Waldegrave Street to Queen Street

Motorists are advised that there will be a Lane Reduction on
New Gower Street East Bound from Waldegrave Street to Queen Street to facilitate installation of a new digital sign for the Convention Center starting at 7 a.m. on April 17, 2016 to 5 p.m
 

Posted On: Friday, April 15, 2016 - 11:27am
Start/End Date: Wednesday, April 13, 2016 - 10:30am to Thursday, April 14, 2016 - 4:00pm
Location: Petty Harbour Road West of Crocker's Bridge

Motorists and pedestrians are advised that there will be repairs to a washout on Petty Harbor Road just West of Crockers Bridge today, April 13, and Thursday, April 14, 2016.

Posted On: Wednesday, April 13, 2016 - 10:37am
Start/End Date: Thursday, April 7, 2016 - 3:15pm to 6:00pm
Location: Allandale Road, North Bound Land from Prince Philip Dirve to Higgins Line

Motorists and pedestrians are advised that there is a road closure on Allandale Road, North Bound Lane, Prince Philip Drive to Higgins Line. This is due to a spill, and crews are expected to have clean up done by 6 p.m. today, Thursday, April 7, 2016.

Posted On: Thursday, April 7, 2016 - 3:13pm
Start/End Date: Thursday, March 31, 2016 - 4:45pm to 8:00pm
Location: LESLIE STREET (Water Street to Warbury Street - North/South)

Motorists and pedestrians are advised that there will be a road closure this evening on Leslie Street, Thursday, March 31, 2016  from 4:45 pm to 8:00  pm for pothole maintenance work.   Metro Bus and emergency vehicles will be allowed through.

Posted On: Thursday, March 31, 2016 - 4:47pm
Start/End Date: Saturday, March 26, 2016 - 5:00pm to 5:45pm
Location: PRINCE PHILIP DRIVE
Motorists are advised that there will be a lane closure (westbound lane) on Prince Philip Drive between Morrissey Road and Clinch Crescent, March 26, 2016 from 5:00 pm to 5:45 pm to facilitate removal of dangerous ice.
Posted On: Saturday, March 26, 2016 - 5:11pm
Start/End Date: Wednesday, March 23, 2016 - 11:15am to 2:00pm
Location: St. John's and Mount Pearl

GoBus Accessible Transit's dispatch office is currently experiencing a power outage which is interfering with phone and computer systems. These issue is currently under investigation and GoBus hopes to be back to normal operations as soon as possible.
 

Posted On: Wednesday, March 23, 2016 - 11:13am
Start/End Date: Monday, March 7, 2016 - 8:15am to 5:00pm
Location: 278 Lemarchant Road - East off Bennett Avenue onto Lemarchant Road

Motorists and pedestrians are advised that there will be a road closure today, March 7, 2016  from 8am to 5pm for sewer excavating.

Posted On: Monday, March 7, 2016 - 8:27am
Start/End Date: Tuesday, March 1, 2016 - 6:00am to Friday, March 4, 2016 - 8:00pm
Location: O’Brien Farm Road

Motorists are advised that there will be a road closure on O’Brien Farm Road between Mount Scio Road and Exmouth Street to facilitate a film crew. A detour will be in place and flagpersons will be present during filming. Local Traffic Only
 

Posted On: Monday, February 29, 2016 - 2:28pm
Start/End Date: Thursday, February 25, 2016 - 6:00am to 8:00pm
Location: O’Brien Farm Road between Mount Scio Road and Exmouth Street

Motorists are advised that there will be a road closure on O’Brien Farm Road between Mount Scio Road and Exmouth Street to facilitate a film crew. A detour will be in place and flagpersons will be present during filming. 

Posted On: Wednesday, February 24, 2016 - 4:01pm
Start/End Date: Friday, February 19, 2016 - 4:45pm to Thursday, March 31, 2016 - 11:45pm
Location: Pearltown Road between Brookfield Road and Old Bay Bulls Road

Motorists are advised that there is a new 5 Ton Weight Restriction on Pearltown Road between Brookfield Road and Old Bay Bulls Road until further notice. Please use alternate route.  The City of St. John's apologizes for any inconvenience.

Posted On: Friday, February 19, 2016 - 4:54pm
Start/End Date: Thursday, February 18, 2016 - 11:45am to 4:00pm
Location: Pearltown Road

Motorists and pedestrians are advised that Pearltown Road will be closed today, February18, 2016 until 4 p.m. This is facilitate road repairs.
Motorists should use an alternate route and expect delays.

Posted On: Thursday, February 18, 2016 - 11:50am
Start/End Date: Sunday, January 24, 2016 - 7:00am to 7:00pm
Location: Kings Bridge Road/Military Road/Cavendish Square Intersection

Closure’s/Detours
Ordnance Street closed 7:00 a.m. – 7:00p.m.
Cavendish Square Hotel Access Only 7:00 -11:00 a.m
Military Road closed at Kings Bridge Road intersection 7:00 – 11:00a.m.
Kings Bridge Road closed from Empire Avenue to Military Road 7:00 – 11:00a.m.

Posted On: Friday, January 22, 2016 - 8:13am
Start/End Date: Sunday, January 17, 2016 - 7:00am to 11:00am
Location: Lemarchant Road and Hamiliton Avenue

Motorists are advised that NL Power will be conducting overhead line work on January 17 starting at 7:00am to 11:00am.  Flag persons will be on site detours will be in place. Expect delays. The City of St.

Posted On: Friday, January 15, 2016 - 2:50pm
Start/End Date: Saturday, January 16, 2016 - 5:15pm to Sunday, January 17, 2016 - 7:00pm
Location: King's Bridge Road/Military Road/Cavendish Square Intersection


Motorists are advised that the following Road Closures scheduled for tomorrow, Sunday, January 17, 2016 has been cancelled. 

Posted On: Friday, January 15, 2016 - 9:13am
Start/End Date: Saturday, January 9, 2016 - 7:00am to Sunday, January 10, 2016 - 5:00pm
Location: Road Closure - New Gower Street from Waldegrave Street to Springdale Street

Motorists are advised that there will be a road closure on New Gower Street West Bound from Waldegrave Street to Springdale Street. This is to facilitate installation of a new overhead pedway system from the Delta

Posted On: Friday, January 8, 2016 - 8:04am
Start/End Date: Thursday, December 31, 2015 - 10:00pm to Friday, January 1, 2016 - 1:00am
Location: The Boulevard,Lake Avenue, Carnell Drive, Clancey Drive, Lakeview Avenue

NOTICE TO MOTORISTS
St. John's Celebrates New Year's Eve
Road Closures and No Stopping - Tow Away Zones
For safety reasons, the following streets will be closed from 10 p.m. on Dec. 31 until after the fireworks:
 

Posted On: Thursday, December 31, 2015 - 8:33am
Start/End Date: Sunday, December 20, 2015 - 9:15am to 7:00pm
Location: New Gower Street - West Bound Lane

CANCELLED - Motorist are advised that the road closure for New Gower Street West Bound Lane is Cancelled for Sunday December 20, 2015.  The City of St. John's apologizes for any inconvenience.  If you require further information, please contact Access St. John's at 331 or 754-CITY (2489).

Posted On: Sunday, December 20, 2015 - 9:32am

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