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, November 26, 2018 - 6:00am to 10:00pm
Location: Water Street/Beck's Cove

Twenty-four parking meters will be bagged on Beck's Cove and on the south side of Water Street prohibiting public parking to accommodate a film shoot.

Posted On: Wednesday, November 21, 2018 - 2:26pm
Start/End Date: Sunday, November 25, 2018 - 8:00am to 3:00pm
Location: Downtown Area - Various Locations

The 2018 Annual Downtown Christmas Parade, organized by Downtown St. John's is scheduled to take place on Sunday, November 25th at 12:00 Noon.

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Posted On: Thursday, November 22, 2018 - 10:48am
Start/End Date: Saturday, November 24, 2018 - 4:00pm to Sunday, November 25, 2018 - 3:00pm
Location: Various Locations

Multiple parking meters will be bagged prohibiting public parking to accommodate Downtown Christmas Parade. This will include not only the parade route but the surrounding streets as well, due to logistic requirements, accessible parking, and emergency access. Motorists will be permitted to park...

Posted On: Thursday, November 22, 2018 - 12:16pm
Start/End Date: Saturday, November 24, 2018 - 8:00am to Sunday, November 25, 2018 - 3:00pm
Location: Duckworth Street

Five parking meters will be bagged prohibiting public parking on the south side of Duckworth Street to accommodate NTV broadcasting for Downtown Christmas Parade.

Posted On: Thursday, November 22, 2018 - 3:54pm
Start/End Date: Thursday, November 22, 2018 - 2:30pm to Friday, December 21, 2018 - 6:00pm
Location: Shoal Bay Road from Mill Road to end of street

To facilitate the ongoing work to replace a 600 meter section of sanitary forcemain from Mill Road to the end of the street, sections of the street will be reduced to a single lane and controlled by flagpersons.  This work will be completed by December 21, 2018.

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Posted On: Thursday, November 22, 2018 - 2:23pm
Start/End Date: Thursday, November 22, 2018 - 9:00am to Friday, December 7, 2018 - 6:00pm
Location: Blackmarsh Road at Captain Whelan Drive / Welland Street

To facilitate the Blackmarsh Road Realignment work residents and motorists are advised of the closure of Blackmarsh Road at the Captain Whelan Drive and Welland Street intersections. Access will be available to local traffic and emergency vehicles only.  Motorists should use an alternate route...

Posted On: Thursday, November 22, 2018 - 8:36am
Start/End Date: Tuesday, November 20, 2018 - 4:00pm to Friday, November 30, 2018 - 6:00pm
Location: Welland Street

Residents and motorists are advised of the closure of Welland Street to through traffic.  Access will be available to local traffic and emergency vehicles only.  Motorists should use an alternate route and expect delays.

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Posted On: Tuesday, November 20, 2018 - 4:26pm
Start/End Date: Tuesday, November 20, 2018 - 8:00am to 6:00pm
Location: Ordnance Street

Twenty parking meters will be bagged on Ordnance Street prohibiting public parking to accommodate excavation for a new waterline.

Posted On: Monday, November 19, 2018 - 12:27pm
Start/End Date: Thursday, November 15, 2018 - 9:45am to 4:00pm
Location: Westerland Road (between Prince Philip Drive and Elizabeth Avenue)

Motorists are advised that Westerland Road from Prince Philip Drive to Elizabeth Avenue is closed due to issues from high winds. Please use an alternate route.

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Posted On: Thursday, November 15, 2018 - 9:58am
Start/End Date: Thursday, November 15, 2018 - 7:30am to 1:00pm
Location: Prince Philip Drive from Westerland Rd to Morrissey Rd

Due to high winds and debris on the road, Prince Philip Drive is closed between Westerland Road and Morrissey Road in the area of Memorial University.
Use alternate route.
 

Posted On: Thursday, November 15, 2018 - 7:34am
Start/End Date: Tuesday, November 13, 2018 - 7:00am to Tuesday, December 11, 2018 - 5:00pm
Location: Clancey Drive from Lake Avenue to Lake View Avenue

Motorists are advised that Clancey Drive from Lake Avenue to Lake View Avenue will be closed to facilitate the installaion of a new underground storm sewer system in Clancey Drive.  Access to 10 Clancey Drive (Quidi Vidi Boathouse) will be via Lake View Avenue.

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Posted On: Thursday, November 8, 2018 - 4:15pm
Start/End Date: Sunday, November 11, 2018 - 9:30am to 1:30pm
Location: Various Streets in the Downtown

Road Closures Queen's Road - 9:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. Church Hill - 9:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. Duckworth Street (Bates Hill to Prescott Street) - 10:30 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. Duckworth Street (Prescott Street to Wood Street) - 10;30 a.m. to 1:15 p.m....

Posted On: Wednesday, November 7, 2018 - 2:46pm
Start/End Date: Sunday, November 11, 2018 - 9:00am to 2:00pm
Location: Water Street/Duckworth Street

All parking meters on both sides of Water Street, between Prescott Street and Cochrane Street, and all...

Posted On: Thursday, November 8, 2018 - 4:31pm
Start/End Date: Thursday, November 8, 2018 - 7:00am to 7:00pm
Location: Kenmount Road - Columbus Drive Overpass - Polina Road Intersection

Paving operations will be ongoing on Kenmount Road from the Columbus Drive Overpass to the Polina Road intersection.  Kenmount Road, in this section, will be reduced to one lane in each direction all day.  Also, as a result, the ramp from Columbus Drive onto Kenmount Road will be closed during...

Posted On: Wednesday, November 7, 2018 - 11:22am
Start/End Date: Wednesday, November 7, 2018 - 8:30pm to Thursday, November 8, 2018 - 3:15am
Location: WICKLOW STREET FROM LARKHALL STREET TO WEYMOUTH STREET

The City would like to advise Wicklow Street from Larkhall Street to Weymouth Street will be closed due to water main break (local traffic only).

Crews expect work to be completed by 2:00 a.m., Thursday, November 8th.  Motorists should expect delays and use alternate routes.

 

Posted On: Wednesday, November 7, 2018 - 9:00pm
Start/End Date: Tuesday, October 30, 2018 - 7:30pm to 9:30pm
Location: SOUTHSIDE ROAD FROM BLACKHEAD ROAD TO SYMES BRIDGE

Please be advised there is a road closure on Southside Road from Blackhead Road to Symes Bridge with "local traffic only" to facilitate repairs to the watermain around 450 Southside Road until 9:00 p.m.

The City apologizes for any inconvenience.

Posted On: Tuesday, October 30, 2018 - 7:43pm
Start/End Date: Friday, October 26, 2018 - 6:00pm to Monday, October 29, 2018 - 7:00am
Location: Kenmount Road near Polina Road intersection

Construction work will be ongoing for the installation of a storm sewer infrastructure at this location from Friday evening until Monday morning.

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Posted On: Thursday, October 25, 2018 - 1:23pm
Start/End Date: Friday, October 26, 2018 - 8:00am to Monday, October 29, 2018 - 6:00pm
Location: Duckworth Street/Adelaide Street

Eleven parking meters will be bagged on Duckworth Street and Adelaide Street, prohibiting public parking to accommodate George Street event.

Posted On: Thursday, October 25, 2018 - 9:46am
Start/End Date: Monday, October 22, 2018 - 7:00pm to Friday, October 26, 2018 - 7:00pm
Location: Various Locations

Contractors may be working on the following arterial and collector streets from October 22nd to 26th under the City’s annual streets rehabilitation and infrastructure maintenance programs. Work could include concrete/street excavation, concrete work, paving, heater...

Posted On: Friday, October 19, 2018 - 12:58pm
Start/End Date: Wednesday, October 17, 2018 - 9:00am to Wednesday, November 21, 2018 - 6:00pm
Location: Blackmarsh Road, Captain Whelan Drive and Welland Street Intersections

Residents and motorists are advised of construction work for the Blackmarsh Road realignment at the Captain Whelan Drive and Welland Street intersections. Traffic disruptions with periodic road closusres and lane reductions can be expected throughout the remainder of the work.  Localized detours...

Posted On: Wednesday, October 17, 2018 - 10:37am
Start/End Date: Wednesday, October 17, 2018 - 8:00am to 4:00pm
Location: Regatta Terrace to East White Hills Road

Residents of St. John's are advised that due to road repairs, motorists can expect delays in traffic from Regatta Terrace to East White Hills Road.

Crews expect work to be complete by 4 p.m. today, October 17, 2018.

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Posted On: Wednesday, October 17, 2018 - 8:08am
Start/End Date: Wednesday, October 17, 2018 - 7:00am to 9:00pm
Location: Empire Avenue (Newtown Road to Suvla Street)

Residents and motorists are advised of a lane reduction on Empire Avenue from Newtown Road to Suvla Street, to facilitate watermain lining operations.  Motorists should use an alternate route and expect delays.  Flag persons will be on site to direct traffic. One lane of traffic will be...

Posted On: Tuesday, October 16, 2018 - 2:41pm
Start/End Date: Monday, October 15, 2018 - 7:00am to Friday, October 19, 2018 - 7:00pm
Location: Various Locations

Contractors may be working on the following arterial and collector streets from October 15th to 19th  under the City’s annual streets rehabilitation and infrastructure maintenance programs. Work could include concrete/street excavation, concrete work, paving, heater...

Posted On: Friday, October 12, 2018 - 3:49pm
Start/End Date: Sunday, October 14, 2018 - 7:45am to 11:00am
Location: Blackhead Road, Southside Road, Harbour Drive, Water Street, Signal Hill Road

Motorists are advised that the following temporary road closures will be in effect for the Cape to Cabot Race, Sunday, October 14, 2018

Blackhead Road (Southside Road to Cape Spear) Closed Both Directions 7:45 am - 10:00 am

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Posted On: Friday, October 12, 2018 - 1:45pm
Start/End Date: Friday, October 12, 2018 - 8:00am to 6:00pm
Location: Harbour Drive

Parking is limited on Harbour Drive during cruise ship visits to accommodate tour bus operators and other passenger transportation. Alternate parking options include parking garages at 351 Water Street, 330 Duckworth Street (Metro Park), and 215 Water Street (Atlantic Place).

Posted On: Thursday, October 11, 2018 - 11:31am

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