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: Saturday, September 5, 2015 - 7:00am to Sunday, September 6, 2015 - 7:00pm
Location: New Gower Street from Barter’s Hill to Springdale Street

Motorists are advised that there will be a road closure on New Gower Street West Bound from Barter’s Hill to Springdale Street to facilitate installation of a new overhead pedway system from the Delta Hotel to the Convention Center starting at 7 a.m.

Posted On: Friday, September 4, 2015 - 9:13am
Start/End Date: Friday, September 4, 2015 - 6:00pm to Sunday, September 6, 2015 - 6:00am
Location: Harbour Drive From Clift’s-Baird's Cove to Job’s Cove

Motorists are advised that there will be a road closure on Harbour Drive from Clift’s-Baird's Cove to Job’s Cove (east and west directions) to facilitate The HARBOURAGE Music Festival starting at 6 p.m. on September 4, 2015 to 6 a.m September 6, 2015.

Posted On: Friday, September 4, 2015 - 11:50am
Start/End Date: Thursday, September 3, 2015 - 9:15am to 10:00pm
Location: Bonaventure Avenue (Elizabeth Avenue to Mayor Avenue)

Due to ongoing paving operations on Bonaventure Avenue, traffic will be reduced to a single lane for the entire day. The single lane will be flagperson controlled and motorists can expect long delays. Motorists should seek an alternate route.The City of St.

Posted On: Thursday, September 3, 2015 - 9:32am
Start/End Date: Thursday, September 3, 2015 - 7:00am to 3:00pm
Location: Bannerman Road - northbound lane

Motorists and pedestrians are advised that Bannerman Road, the northbound lane only, will be closed from 7 a.m. to 3 p.m., Thursday, September 3, 2015 for tree planting. Motorists should use an alternate route and expect delays.  Emergency vehciles will be given access.

Posted On: Wednesday, September 2, 2015 - 11:52am
Start/End Date: Tuesday, September 1, 2015 - 8:00am to 5:00pm
Location: BRINE ST. FROM HAMILTON AVE. TO THE LAUNDROMAT ON BRINE ST.

Motorists are advised that there will be a road closure on Brine St. from Hamilton Ave. to the laundromat on Brine St. to relocate power lines for the new Condo Building.  Flagpersons will be on site.  The road will be impassable once Newfoudland Power trucks are in place. 

Posted On: Monday, August 31, 2015 - 4:58pm
Start/End Date: Sunday, August 30, 2015 - 7:45am to 9:00am
Location: Water Street between Temperance Street and Waldegrave Street

Motorists are advised that there will be a road closure on Water Street between Temperance Street and Waldegrave Street to facilitate the Nautilus Provincial 5K Road Race, Sunday, August 30, 7:45am to 9:00am.

Posted On: Friday, August 28, 2015 - 3:18pm
Start/End Date: Sunday, August 30, 2015 - 7:00am to 7:00pm
Location: New Gower Street East Bound

Motorists are advised that the scheduled road closure that was to take place on New Gower Street East Bound from Springdale Street to Waldegrave Street, Sunday, August 30, 2015 has now been cancelled and the road will remain open for the day.

Posted On: Thursday, August 27, 2015 - 8:52am
Start/End Date: Thursday, August 27, 2015 - 7:30am to 4:30pm
Location: Hamilton Avenue Extension (From Albany St to Cornwall Hgts)
Posted On: Thursday, August 27, 2015 - 7:01am
Start/End Date: Wednesday, August 26, 2015 - 7:00am to Friday, August 28, 2015 - 5:00pm
Location: Topsail Road Eastbound from Cowan Avenue to Hamlyn Road

Motorists and pedestrians are advised that Topsail Road eastbound (the right lane only) will be closed between Cowan Avenue and Hamlyn Road from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Posted On: Tuesday, August 25, 2015 - 9:27pm
Start/End Date: Monday, August 24, 2015 - 7:00am to Friday, August 28, 2015 - 10:30pm
Location: Various Locations

The City will be working on the following streets from Aug 24-28 under the street rehab ilitation program.  Commuters may experience traffic delays in these areas.

Posted On: Friday, August 21, 2015 - 1:22pm
Start/End Date: Saturday, August 22, 2015 - 7:00am to Sunday, August 23, 2015 - 7:00pm
Location: New Gower Street East Bound - from Springdale Street to Waldegrave Street

Motorists are advised that there will be a road closure on New Gower Street East Bound from Springdale Street to Waldegrave Street to facilitate installa

Posted On: Thursday, August 20, 2015 - 1:57pm
Start/End Date: Monday, August 17, 2015 - 2:45pm to 6:45pm
Location: Kenmount Road - Rogers Communication to VOCM

Please be advised that the Kenmount Road eastbound curb is now open.

Motorists and pedestrians are advised that Kenmount Road eastbound curb will be closed between Rogers Communication and VOCM from 1:45pm Monday, August 17 to 8:00pm Monday, August 17 due to a spill clean up.

Posted On: Monday, August 17, 2015 - 1:54pm
Start/End Date: Monday, August 17, 2015 - 9:00am to 4:00pm
Location: Old Topsail Road (between Cornwall Avenue and Shaw Street)

Motorists are advised that construction operations on Old Topsail Road (between Cornwall Avenue and Shaw Street) are expected to cause significant traffic delays on Monday, August 17, 2015.  It is recommended that motorists find an alternate route. The City of St.

Posted On: Friday, August 14, 2015 - 4:37pm
Start/End Date: Monday, August 17, 2015 - 7:00am to Friday, August 21, 2015 - 10:30pm
Location: Various Locations

The City will be working on the following streets from Aug 17-21 under the street rehabilitation program. Commuters may experience traffic delays in these areas.

Posted On: Friday, August 14, 2015 - 11:49am
Start/End Date: Thursday, August 13, 2015 - 10:00am to 1:00pm
Location: Empire Avenue - between Newtown Road and Mayor Avenue

Motorists and pedestrians are advised that Empire Avenue - between Newtown Road and Mayor Avenue, will be closed due to paving work from 10 a.m. until 3 p.m. Thursday, August 13, 2015.  Access will be given to local residents and emergency vehicles only.

Posted On: Thursday, August 13, 2015 - 10:03am
Start/End Date: Wednesday, August 12, 2015 - 6:30pm to Thursday, August 13, 2015 - 4:00pm
Location: Hamilton Avenue - Bennett Avenue to Alexander Street

Motorists and pedestrians are advised that Hamilton Avenue will be closed between Bennett Avenue and Alexander Street from 8a.m. to 4p.m.

Posted On: Wednesday, August 12, 2015 - 6:56pm
Start/End Date: Monday, August 10, 2015 - 11:00pm to Tuesday, August 11, 2015 - 7:00am
Location: Water Street, Ayre's Cove and Job's Cove

Motorists, residents, and businesses are advised that Water Street between Ayres Cove
and Job's Cove will be closed from 11 p.m. to 7 a.m.
for approximately one days starting Monday, August 10 ending August 11. All vehicular traffic

Posted On: Monday, August 10, 2015 - 1:34pm
Start/End Date: Monday, August 10, 2015 - 8:00am to Wednesday, August 12, 2015 - 4:00pm
Location: Hamilton Avenue - from Bennett Avenue to Alexander Street

Motorists and pedestrians are advised that Hamilton Avenue will be closed between Bennett Avenue and Alexander Street from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Posted On: Friday, August 7, 2015 - 3:44pm
Start/End Date: Monday, August 10, 2015 - 7:00am to Friday, August 14, 2015 - 10:30pm
Location: Various Locations

The City will be working on the following streets from August 10 to 14 under the street rehabilitation program. Commuters may experience traffic delays in these areas.

Posted On: Friday, August 7, 2015 - 12:59pm
Start/End Date: Sunday, August 9, 2015 - 11:00pm to Monday, August 10, 2015 - 7:00am
Location: Water Street

Motorists, residents and businesses are advised that exploratory work on Water Street will continue between Clift's Baird Cove and Job's Cove. The road will be closed from 11:pm  to 7:am on Sunday night August 09, 2015. 

Posted On: Saturday, August 8, 2015 - 1:28pm
Start/End Date: Thursday, August 6, 2015 - 7:00am to Monday, August 10, 2015 - 7:00pm
Location: Waterford Bridge Road (in the vicinity of Civic # 175)

Motorists are advised that there will be a single lane closure along Waterford Bridge Road (Eastbound lane at Civic #175 Waterford Bridge Road)

Posted On: Monday, August 3, 2015 - 11:36am
Start/End Date: Wednesday, August 5, 2015 - 6:00am to 6:00pm
Location: Kelsey Drive (Kenmount Road to Canadian Tire)

Motorists are advised that weather pending, Kelsey Drive (between Kenmount Road and Canadian Tire) is scheduled for asphalt paving on Wednesday, August 5, 2015.  Flagpersons will be on site to direct traffic, but motorists are recommended to find an alternate route.  The City of St.

Posted On: Tuesday, August 4, 2015 - 2:33pm
Start/End Date: Tuesday, August 4, 2015 - 11:00pm to Thursday, August 6, 2015 - 7:00am
Location: Water Street, Clift's - Baird's Cove and Job's Cove

Motorists, residents, and businesses are advised that Water Street between Job's Cove and Clift's - Baird's Cove will be closed from 11 p.m. to 7 a.m. for approximately two days starting Tuesday, August 4 ending August 6.

Posted On: Tuesday, August 4, 2015 - 2:15pm
Start/End Date: Tuesday, August 4, 2015 - 5:00pm to Wednesday, August 5, 2015 - 9:00pm
Location: Various Locations (see below)

Notice to Motorists
 
REGATTA DAY and REGATTA EVE
 

Posted On: Tuesday, August 4, 2015 - 1:14pm
Start/End Date: Monday, August 3, 2015 - 7:00am to Tuesday, August 4, 2015 - 4:00pm
Location: Cashin Avenue Extension between Campbell Avenue and Blackmarsh Road

Motorists are advised that weather pending, Cashin Avenue Extension between Campbell Avenue and Blackmarsh Road will be closed to through traffic on Monday and Tuesday, to facilitate asphalt paving of the street. A detour will be in place, and flagpersons will be on site. The City of St.

Posted On: Friday, July 31, 2015 - 10:11am

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