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: Tuesday, January 17, 2017 - 11:00am to 5:00pm
Location: O'Dea Place

Residents of St. John's are advised there is a water main break on O'Dea Place. Residents of O'Dea Place and surrounding areas will be affected.

Crews are currently working on repairs and anticipate the work to be completed by 5p.m. today, Tuesday, January 17, 2017.

Posted On: Tuesday, January 17, 2017 - 11:06am
Start/End Date: Monday, January 16, 2017 - 4:15am to 9:00am
Location: All City of St. John's Recreation Facilities

All City of St. John's Recreation Facilities are delayed opening at 9:00 am and the Airport Heights morning child care program is cancelled.

Posted On: Monday, January 16, 2017 - 4:25am
Start/End Date: Friday, January 13, 2017 - 2:45pm to Monday, January 16, 2017 - 8:00am
Location: North Bank Lodge, C.A. Pippy Park

Due to trail and snow conditions and inclement weather, the City of St. John's ski and snow shoe rentals at North Bank Lodge in C.A Pippy Park is closed until further notice.

Posted On: Friday, January 13, 2017 - 2:54pm
Start/End Date: Thursday, January 12, 2017 - 10:30am to 2:30pm
Location: Rodney Street at Elizabeth Avenue

* Please be advised the water has now been restored in the below areas*

Posted On: Thursday, January 12, 2017 - 10:28am
Start/End Date: Sunday, January 8, 2017 - 8:15am to 6:00pm
Location: WINTER ACTIVITY CENTRE - C.A. PIPPY PARK, NORTH BANK LODGE

Please be advised that due to inclement weather and trail/snow conditions, the City of St. John's ski and snowshoe rentals at North Bank Lodge in C.A. Pippy Park is closed for Sunday, January 8, 2017.

Posted On: Sunday, January 8, 2017 - 9:58am
Start/End Date: Saturday, January 7, 2017 - 9:30am to 6:00pm
Location: NORTH BANK LODGE - C.A. PIPPY PARK

Please be advised that due to current trail conditions, only the Snow Shoe rental program at the Winter Activity Centre located at North Bank Lodge, in C.A.

Posted On: Saturday, January 7, 2017 - 10:10am
Start/End Date: Sunday, January 1, 2017 - 5:30pm to 10:00pm
Location: Quidi Vidi Lake Area

Road Closures and No Stopping - Tow Away Zones

For safety reasons, the following streets will be closed from 5:30 p.m. on Sunday, Jan 1 until after the fireworks:

Posted On: Thursday, December 29, 2016 - 1:04pm
Start/End Date: Saturday, December 31, 2016 - 8:00am to Sunday, January 1, 2017 - 8:00am
Location: New Gower Street Area

UPDATE - New Gower Street - East Bound from Waldegrave to Queens Road will close at 6 p.m. on Dec 31.

For safety reasons, the following streets will be closed from 8 a.m. on Dec 31, to 8 a.m on Jan 1:

Posted On: Thursday, December 29, 2016 - 10:45am
Start/End Date: Tuesday, December 20, 2016 - 7:30am to 8:30am
Location: All City's Website Services

There will be a scheduled Website Service Interruption for December 20 from 7:30 a.m. to 8:30 a.m. This interruption will affect the Website, Tenders (bids.stjohns.ca), Mapcentre and Automatic Vehicle Lookup (AVL). This interruption will be intermittent.

Posted On: Monday, December 19, 2016 - 10:37am
Start/End Date: Saturday, December 17, 2016 - 6:00pm to Sunday, December 18, 2016 - 12:00am
Location: FORT AMHERST ROAD

Residents of St. John's are advised that there is a water main break on Fort Amherst Road.

Crews are currently working on repairs which are anticipated to be completed by approximately 12:00 midnight, Saturday, December 17, 2016.

Posted On: Saturday, December 17, 2016 - 6:05pm
Start/End Date: Saturday, December 17, 2016 - 5:30am to 1:00pm
Location: Topsail Road - From McLoughlan to 18th Street - Including households from 221-232 Topsail Road Inclusive

Residents of St. John's are advised there is a water main break on Topsail Road - From McLoughlan Street to 18th Street. Households from 221-232 Topsail Road, inclusive, will be without water until approximately 12:00 noon. Crews are currently working on repairs.

Posted On: Saturday, December 17, 2016 - 5:51am
Start/End Date: Thursday, December 15, 2016 - 6:30am to 11:00am
Location: RECREATION

City of St. John's play group is cancelled for today
An update on all afterschool programs to be provided at 11:00am

Posted On: Thursday, December 15, 2016 - 6:32am
Start/End Date: Thursday, December 15, 2016 - 6:15am to 9:00am
Location: GO BUS

Go Bus will have a delayed opening until 9:00am

Posted On: Thursday, December 15, 2016 - 6:23am
Start/End Date: Tuesday, December 13, 2016 - 10:45am to 11:45pm
Location: RECREATION

Residents are advised that all City of St. John's After School Programs are closed for the remainder of today.

Posted On: Tuesday, December 13, 2016 - 10:47am
Start/End Date: Tuesday, December 13, 2016 - 9:00am to Wednesday, December 14, 2016 - 12:00am
Location: Shea Heights

Residents of Shea Heights are advised that due to a water main break on the main water feed, a precautionary Boil Water Advisory (BWA) is now in effect.

Posted On: Tuesday, December 13, 2016 - 9:09am
Start/End Date: Tuesday, December 13, 2016 - 6:30am to 12:00pm
Location: RECREATION

All play group sessions are cancelled for this morning.
Afterschool programs will be updated at 11:00am

Posted On: Tuesday, December 13, 2016 - 6:40am
Start/End Date: Monday, December 12, 2016 - 7:15am to Tuesday, December 13, 2016 - 12:00am
Location: SHEA HEIGHTS

Residents of St. John's are advised there is a water main break on the main feed to Shea Heights.  All of Shea Heights will be affected.  Crews are currently working on repairs and anticipate the work to be completed by 12:00am Tuesday December 13, 2016.

Posted On: Monday, December 12, 2016 - 7:24am
Start/End Date: Friday, December 9, 2016 - 2:00am to 4:00pm
Location: 203 WATER STREET

Residents of St. John's are advised there is a water main break on Water Street.  Residents on Water Street and surrounding areas will be affected. Crews are currently working on repairs and anticipate the work to be completed by 4p.m. today, Friday, December 9, 2016.

Posted On: Friday, December 9, 2016 - 2:04am
Start/End Date: Wednesday, December 7, 2016 - 9:00am to Friday, December 9, 2016 - 5:00pm
Location: Blackmarsh Road between Frecker Drive and Harrington Drive

Motorists are advised that due to infrastructure work on Blackmarsh Road, a detour will be in place between Frecker Drive and Harrington Drive. Flagpersons will be on site and detours will be in place.

Posted On: Tuesday, December 6, 2016 - 3:28pm
Start/End Date: Monday, December 5, 2016 - 7:00am to Friday, December 9, 2016 - 7:00pm
Location: Various Locations

Contractors may be working on the following streets from December 5 -9 under the City's annual Sidewalk Maintenance Program. Work may involve concrete work, paving, utility adjustment, etc. Commuters may experience traffic delays on these streets:

Posted On: Friday, December 2, 2016 - 2:39pm
Start/End Date: Sunday, December 4, 2016 - 8:00am to 3:00pm
Location: Downtown area

The 2016 Annual Downtown Christmas Parade, organized by Downtown St. John’s, has been rescheduled to take place on Sunday, Dec. 4 at noon 

Posted On: Tuesday, November 22, 2016 - 12:01pm
Start/End Date: Saturday, December 3, 2016 - 8:30am to Saturday, December 10, 2016 - 5:00pm
Location: Bowring Park Duck Pond

Residents are advised that The Festival of Music and Lights have been canceled for today December 5 at 5 pm due to inclement weather and will go ahead next Saturday Dec 10 at 5 pm.

Posted On: Saturday, December 3, 2016 - 8:38am
Start/End Date: Thursday, December 1, 2016 - 10:15am to 5:00pm
Location: Milbanke Street

Residents of St. John's are advised there is a water main break on Milbanke Street. Residents on Milbanke Street and surrounding areas will be affected. Crews are currently working on repairs and anticipate the work to be completed by 5p.m. today, Thursday, December 1, 2016.

Posted On: Thursday, December 1, 2016 - 10:22am
Start/End Date: Tuesday, November 29, 2016 - 11:30am to 9:00pm
Location: Linegar Avenue/Horlick Avenue
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Posted On: Tuesday, November 29, 2016 - 12:28pm
Start/End Date: Tuesday, November 29, 2016 - 9:00am to Monday, December 5, 2016 - 4:00pm
Location: Bay Bulls Road - Kilbride Overpass Lane Reductions

The lane reduction on Bays Bulls Road near the overpass will end at 4 p.m. today, Monday, Dec. 5.

Posted On: Monday, November 28, 2016 - 3:54pm

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