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, September 29, 2014 - 7:00am to Friday, October 3, 2014 - 11:00pm
Location: Various Locations

Street Rehabilitation (Work could include Concrete/Street Excavation, Concrete Work, Paving, Utility Adjustment, Ditch Cleaning, Heater Scarifying and Culvert Installation)

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Posted On: Friday, September 26, 2014 - 9:14am
Start/End Date: Tuesday, September 23, 2014 - 4:00pm to 11:30pm
Location: Linegar Avenue from Horlick Avenue to Horlick Avenue

Motorists and pedestrians are advised that Linegar Avenue will be closed between Horlick Avenue and Horlick Avenue from 4 p.m. to 11:30 p.m. Tuesday, September 23 to facilitate repairs to the watermain. Motorists should use an alternate route and expect delays.

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Posted On: Tuesday, September 23, 2014 - 4:20pm
Start/End Date: Monday, September 22, 2014 - 7:00am to Friday, September 26, 2014 - 11:00pm
Location: Various Locations

Street Rehabilitation (Work could include Concrete/Street Excavation, Concrete Work, Paving, Heater Scarifying, Utility Adjustment, Ditch Cleaning and Culvert Installation)

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Posted On: Friday, September 19, 2014 - 9:44am
Start/End Date: Sunday, September 21, 2014 - 10:30am to 1:30pm
Location: Temporary Road Closures - Various Streets in Downtown Area

Motorists and pedestrians are advised that temporary Road Closures are in effect on Sunday, September 21, 10:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m. to facilitate the Battle of Britain Parade....

Posted On: Friday, September 19, 2014 - 10:06am
Start/End Date: Sunday, September 21, 2014 - 8:00am to 1:00pm
Location: Brookfield Road (east bound Commonwealth Ave to Waterford Bridge Rd)

Motorists and pedestrians are advised that temporary Road Closures are in effect on Sunday, September 21, 8 a.m. – 1 p.m. to facilitate the Huffin Puffin Marathon.  ...

Posted On: Friday, September 19, 2014 - 10:12am
Start/End Date: Friday, September 19, 2014 - 7:15pm to 8:00pm
Location: Temporary Road Closure - Various Streets Downtown Area

Motorists and pedestrians are advised that temporary Road Closures are in effect on Friday, September 19 from 7:15 – 8 p.m. to facilitate the Take Back the Night Walk.

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Posted On: Friday, September 19, 2014 - 9:59am
Start/End Date: Monday, September 15, 2014 - 7:00am to Friday, September 19, 2014 - 11:00pm
Location: Various Locations

Street Rehabilitation (Work could include Concrete/Street Excavation, Concrete Work, Paving, Utility Adjustment, Heater Scarifying, Ditch Cleaning and Culvert Installation)

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Posted On: Friday, September 12, 2014 - 12:12pm
Start/End Date: Monday, September 15, 2014 - 6:00am to 12:30pm
Location: Water Street, between Clifts/Bairds Cove and McBrides Hill

Closure EXTENDED to 12:30 p.m.

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Posted On: Friday, September 12, 2014 - 4:44pm
Start/End Date: Saturday, September 13, 2014 - 7:00am to Monday, September 15, 2014 - 11:00pm
Location: Main Road (from Howlett's Line to Southern Shore Highway)

Motorists are advised that there will be a road closure on Main  Road between Howlett's Line to the Southern Shore Highway from September 13, 2014 to September 15, 2014.  The closure is to facilitate the installation of new culverts across Main Road at the stream adjacent to Civic #1002 Main...

Posted On: Friday, September 12, 2014 - 3:34pm
Start/End Date: Thursday, September 11, 2014 - 11:30pm to Friday, September 12, 2014 - 8:00am
Location: Topsail Road (Burgeo Street to Dunn's Road)

Water main repairs will be taking place on Topsail Road (between Burgeo Street and Dunn's Lane) starting Thursday, September 11, 11:30 p.m. The repair is expected to be completed by 8 a.m., Friday, September 12.   Area residents may experience no water, low water pressure or dirty water as a...

Posted On: Thursday, September 11, 2014 - 3:24pm
Start/End Date: Monday, September 8, 2014 - 7:00am to Friday, October 31, 2014 - 11:00pm
Location: Waterford Bridge Road from Waterford Lane To Road De Luxe

Motorists are advised that existing retaining wall structures along Waterford Bridge Road adjacent to Civic # 171 and Civic # 173 are to be replaced.  While it is anticipated that lanes in both directions will remain open, the left hand turning lane onto Road De Luxe will act as both a left hand...

Posted On: Friday, September 5, 2014 - 4:26pm
Start/End Date: Monday, September 8, 2014 - 7:00am to Friday, September 12, 2014 - 11:00pm
Location: Various Locations

Street Rehabilitation list for the week of Monday, September 8, 2014 to Friday, September 12, 2014

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Posted On: Friday, September 5, 2014 - 1:09pm
Start/End Date: Monday, September 8, 2014 - 6:00am to Friday, October 10, 2014 - 12:00am
Location: Bonaventure Av (Elizabeth Av to Empire Av)

Motorists are advised that Bonaventure Avenue will be closed to through traffic from Elizabeth Avenue to Empire Avenue starting Monday, September 8 for approximately 4 weeks to facilitate replacement of a water transmission main. Access will be maintained for local traffic only. All...

Posted On: Friday, September 5, 2014 - 2:22pm
Start/End Date: Tuesday, September 2, 2014 - 7:00am to Friday, September 5, 2014 - 11:00pm
Location: Various Locations

2014 Streets Rehabilitation Program (Work could include Concrete/Street Excavation, Concrete Work, Paving, Heater Scarifying or Utility Adjustment)

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Posted On: Friday, August 29, 2014 - 1:52pm
Start/End Date: Tuesday, September 2, 2014 - 7:00am to Friday, September 5, 2014 - 4:00pm
Location: Gleneyre Street, from both entrances of Birchwynd Street

Gleneyre Street will be closed between both entrances of Birchwynd Street from 7 a.m. Tuesday, Sept. 2 to 4 p.m. Friday, Sept. 5 to upgrade services to Wedgewood Park. All traffic will be detoured. 

The City apologizes for the inconvenience.

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Posted On: Friday, August 29, 2014 - 1:48pm
Start/End Date: Friday, August 29, 2014 - 11:45pm to Sunday, August 31, 2014 - 6:00am
Location: Harbour Drive, from Clifts/Bairds Cove to Prescott/Water Street

Motorists are advised that Harbour Drive will be closed to all traffic between Clifts/Bairds Cove and the Water Street/Prescott Street intersection from 11:45 p.m., Friday, Aug. 29 to 6 a.m., Sunday, Aug.31.

All traffic will be detoured via Water Street.

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Posted On: Thursday, August 28, 2014 - 4:18pm
Start/End Date: Tuesday, August 26, 2014 - 2:00pm to 11:00pm
Location: Various downtown streets

The cast and crew of Republic of Doyle will be filming on Tuesday, August 26 at the following locations, and intermittent road closures or traffic slow downs may be in place due to filming:

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Posted On: Monday, August 25, 2014 - 4:30pm
Start/End Date: Monday, August 25, 2014 - 7:00am to Friday, August 29, 2014 - 11:00pm
Location: Various Locations

Street Rehabilitation (Work could include Concrete/Street Excavation, Concrete Work, Heater Scarifying, Paving, Utility Adjustment, Ditch Cleaning and Culvert Installation)

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Posted On: Friday, August 22, 2014 - 1:25pm
Start/End Date: Thursday, August 21, 2014 - 7:00am to Monday, August 25, 2014 - 11:00pm
Location: Leslie Street

Motorists are advised that there will be a road closure on Leslie Street from August 21, 2014 to August 25, 2014.  Please follow detour signage.

If you wish to speak with an operator, please contact Access St. John's at 311 or 754-CITY (2489).

Posted On: Wednesday, August 20, 2014 - 11:10am
Start/End Date: Tuesday, August 19, 2014 - 9:30pm to Wednesday, August 20, 2014 - 7:00am
Location: Doyle's Road from Back Line to 162 Doyle's Road

Due to water main repairs on Doyle's Road, motorists are advised that  Doyle's Road is closed to through traffic from Back Line to 162 Doyle's Road until approximately 7:00 am tomorrow Wednesday August 20, 2014. Access only to local Traffic and Emergency Vehicles....

Posted On: Tuesday, August 19, 2014 - 9:35pm
Start/End Date: Monday, August 18, 2014 - 7:00am to Friday, August 22, 2014 - 11:00pm
Location: Various Locations

Streets Rehabilitation Program(Work could include Concrete/Street Excavating, Concrete Work, Paving, Utility Adjustment, Ditch Cleaning, Culvert Installation & Heater Scarifying)

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Posted On: Friday, August 15, 2014 - 2:05pm
Start/End Date: Friday, August 15, 2014 - 1:45pm to Friday, September 12, 2014 - 11:00pm
Location: Craigmillar Avenue

Craigmillar Avenue will be closed to through traffic continuing until September 12, 2014 to facilitate infrastructure upgrading. All traffic will be detoured. Access will be maintained for local residents only.

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Posted On: Friday, August 15, 2014 - 1:46pm
Start/End Date: Monday, August 11, 2014 - 7:00am to Tuesday, September 30, 2014 - 11:00pm
Location: Water Street from Sudbury Street to Waterford Bridge Road

Motorists are advised that there will be a lane reduction in each direction along Water Street  from Sudbury Street to Waterford Bridge Road  from August 11, 2014 until further notice to facilitate a watermain replacement.     Motorists should expect delays.  ...

Posted On: Monday, August 11, 2014 - 3:40pm
Start/End Date: Monday, August 11, 2014 - 7:00am to Friday, August 15, 2014 - 11:00pm
Location: Various Locations

Streets Rehabilitation (Work could include Concrete/Street Excavation, Concrete Work,Paving,Utility Adjustment,Ditch Cleaning and Culvert Installation)

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Posted On: Friday, August 8, 2014 - 12:52pm
Start/End Date: Tuesday, August 5, 2014 - 5:00pm to Wednesday, August 6, 2014 - 8:00pm
Location: Various Locations

Notice to Motorists  Regatta Day and Regatta Eve...

Posted On: Monday, August 4, 2014 - 3:24pm

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