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, 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
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. Commuters may experience traffic...

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.

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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. Commuters may experience traffic...

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. If you require...

Posted On: Friday, June 10, 2016 - 2:13pm
Start/End Date: Sunday, June 12, 2016 - 9:15am to 11:30am
Location: Various Road Closures/Land Reductions

Motorists are advised that the 2016 Royal Canadian Legion Bi-annual Convention Parade and Wreath Laying will take place this Sunday, June 12, 2016, starting at 9:15am and finishing by 11:30 am.  The route closures/lane reductions are as follows:...

Posted On: Friday, June 10, 2016 - 9:31am
Start/End Date: Sunday, June 12, 2016 - 7:30am to 11:00am
Location: Various Road Closures and Lane Reductions

Motorists are advised that the Sixth Annual Uniformed Service 10K and Half Marathon Road Race will take place this Sunday, June 12, 2016 starting at 7:30am and finishing by 11:00 am.  The route closures/lane reductions are as follows: Bay Bulls Road at Waterford Bridge Road...

Posted On: Wednesday, June 8, 2016 - 2:29pm
Start/End Date: Friday, June 10, 2016 - 7:00pm to Sunday, June 12, 2016 - 5:00pm
Location: Prince Philip Drive, between Clinch Crescent/Westerland Road and Allandale Road

Motorists and pedestrians are advised there will be a road closure on Prince Philip Drive, both directions, between Clinch Crescent/Westerland Road and Allandale Road from 7 p.m. Friday, June 10 to 5 p.m. Sunday, June 12.

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Posted On: Wednesday, June 8, 2016 - 10:11am
Start/End Date: Friday, June 10, 2016 - 7:00pm to Sunday, June 12, 2016 - 9:00pm
Location: PRINCE PHILIP DRIVE AT MEMORIAL UNIVERSITY
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Posted On: Sunday, June 12, 2016 - 4:44pm
Start/End Date: Tuesday, June 7, 2016 - 7:00am to Tuesday, June 14, 2016 - 11:00pm
Location: Rabbit Town Area (Various Locations)

Contractor will be conducting a watermain condition assessment on the following Streets in the Rabbit Town area from June 7 - 14, 2016.  The work will not require any excavations or construction activities; however, personnel will be working in the area, as they will require access to the...

Posted On: Tuesday, June 7, 2016 - 10:41am
Start/End Date: Monday, June 6, 2016 - 7:00am to Friday, June 10, 2016 - 11:00pm
Location: Various Locations

Contractors will be working on the following Streets from June 6th to 10th under the City's annual Streets rehabilitation program. Work could include Street excavations, concrete work, paving, utility adjustment, ditch cleaning, culvert installation, etc. Commuters may experience traffic...

Posted On: Friday, June 3, 2016 - 12:24pm
Start/End Date: Sunday, June 5, 2016 - 8:30am to 12:00pm
Location: The Boulevard

Motorists are advised that the Shoppers – Run for Women will take place this Sunday starting at 8:30am and finishing by 12:00pm.  The route closures/lane reductions are as follows: The Boulevard starting at Carnell Drive to Quidi Vidi Village Road Quidi Vidi Village Road to Forest Road...

Posted On: Friday, June 3, 2016 - 10:54am
Start/End Date: Thursday, June 2, 2016 - 7:00am to Friday, July 1, 2016 - 11:00pm
Location: Monkstown Road

Motorists are advised that Monkstown Road will be closed to through traffic for the full month of June to facilitate a complete rehabilitation of the street. A detour will be in place and flagspersons will be present during construction activities. The City of St. John's apologizes for any...

Posted On: Wednesday, June 1, 2016 - 3:27pm
Start/End Date: Thursday, June 2, 2016 - 7:00am to Friday, August 5, 2016 - 11:00pm
Location: Monkstown Road

 Motorists are advised that the detour on Monkstown Road is expected to be extended into early August. The road will be closed to through traffic and flagspersons will be present during construction activities. The City of St. John's apologizes for any inconvenience. If you require further...

Posted On: Thursday, July 14, 2016 - 9:40am
Start/End Date: Monday, May 30, 2016 - 7:00am to Friday, June 3, 2016 - 11:00pm
Location: Various Locations

 Contractors will be working on the following Streets from May 30-June 3 under the City's annual Streets Rehabilitation Program. Work could include Street excavations, concrete work, paving, utility adjustment, ditch cleaning, culvert installation, etc. Commuters may experience traffic...

Posted On: Friday, May 27, 2016 - 2:41pm
Start/End Date: Monday, May 30, 2016 - 7:00am to Friday, June 3, 2016 - 11:00pm
Location: Cashin Avenue (between Campbell Avenue and Pennywell Road)

Motorists are advised that the detour on Cashin Avenue between Campbell Avenue and Pennywell Road will be extended until Friday, June 3rd, to facilitate asphalt paving. Flagspersons will be on site during construction. The City of St. John's apologizes for any inconvenience. If you require...

Posted On: Friday, May 27, 2016 - 2:46pm
Start/End Date: Sunday, May 29, 2016 - 7:00am to 9:00am
Location: The Boulevard

Motorists are advised that the ANE Mile 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:

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Posted On: Thursday, May 26, 2016 - 11:03am
Start/End Date: Saturday, May 28, 2016 - 3:30pm to 9:30pm
Location: WATER STREET FROM ADELAIDE STREET TO QUEEN STREET

Residents are advised that Water Street is closed from Adelaide Street to Queen Street.  Vehicular traffic heading west on Water Street will be detoured up Adelaide Street.

The City wishes to apologize for any inconvenience this may cause motorists or pedestrians.

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Posted On: Saturday, May 28, 2016 - 3:42pm
Start/End Date: Saturday, May 28, 2016 - 8:30am to 12:00pm
Location: Ryan's River Road- Back Line

Motorists are advised that the Mavs Mad Dash Road Race will take place this Saturday starting at 8:30am and finishing by 12:00 pm.  The route closures/lane reductions are as follows: Ryan’s River Road – Road closed to local access only from 8:30 AM to 10:00 AM  ...

Posted On: Thursday, May 26, 2016 - 1:42pm
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...

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 Waldegrave to Prescott (East)...

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. The lane will remain open to all motorists however they can expect significat delays, signage and flag persons will be in place....

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.   

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Posted On: Wednesday, April 27, 2016 - 8:24am

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