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: 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
Residents of St.
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
Start/End Date: Monday, November 28, 2016 - 9:00am to 10:00am
Location: Bay Bulls Road Bridge at Waterford Bridge Road

Motorists are advised that this work has been postponed until further notice.

If you wish to speak with an operator, please call Access St. John's at 311 or (709) 754-CITY (2489).
 

Posted On: Sunday, November 27, 2016 - 11:28am
Start/End Date: Monday, November 28, 2016 - 7:00am to Friday, December 2, 2016 - 7:00pm
Location: Various Locations

Contractors may be working on the following streets from November 28 - December 2 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, November 25, 2016 - 10:41am
Start/End Date: Sunday, November 27, 2016 - 8:00am to 6:00pm
Location: ANNUAL DOWNTOWN CHRISTMAS PARADE

The Annual Downtown Christmas Parade has been cancelled due to forecasted weather.

This event has been rescheduled for Sunday, December 4, 2016 at 12:00 noon.

If you wish to speak to an operator, please press '0' or stay on the line.

Posted On: Sunday, November 27, 2016 - 8:09am
Start/End Date: Sunday, November 27, 2016 - 7:30am to 4:00pm
Location: LeMarchant Road - Between Bennett Avenue and Campbell Avenue

Residents of St. John's are advised there is a water main break on LeMarchant Road - betwenn Bennett Avenue and Campbell Avenue. The east bound lane will be closed to traffic.
Emergency vehicles will be allowed access

Posted On: Sunday, November 27, 2016 - 7:36am
Start/End Date: Saturday, November 26, 2016 - 12:30pm to 6:00pm
Location: City's Website Property apps

There will be a scheduled Website Service Interruption for property based apps for November 26 from 12:30 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. This interruption will affect the following website services:

Posted On: Wednesday, November 23, 2016 - 8:29am
Start/End Date: Friday, November 25, 2016 - 9:00am to 4:00pm
Location: KING'S BRIDGE ROAD/KENNA'S HILL (between Kenna's Hill & Circular Road)

Posted On: Thursday, November 24, 2016 - 6:05pm
Start/End Date: Friday, November 25, 2016 - 7:00am to Saturday, November 26, 2016 - 5:00pm
Location: Goulds (Various Locations)

Contractor will be conducting CCTV Sewer Pipe Inspections on the following streets in Goulds from November 25 -26, 2016.

Posted On: Thursday, November 24, 2016 - 12:23pm
Start/End Date: Tuesday, November 22, 2016 - 1:45pm to 9:00pm
Location: Quebec Street

Residents of St. John's are advised there are water main repairs ongoing on 20 Quebec Street. The road is closed on Quebec Street from between Vancouver Street to Halifax Street.
Only emergency vehicles will be allowed access

Posted On: Tuesday, November 22, 2016 - 1:51pm
Start/End Date: Tuesday, November 22, 2016 - 10:00am to 8:00pm
Location: Whiteway Street and surrounding areas

Residents of St. John's are advised there is a water main break at 5 Whiteway Street. Residents on Whiteway Street and surrounding areas will be affected. Crews are currently working on repairs and anticipate the work to be completed by 8 p.m. today, Tuesday, November 22, 2016.

Posted On: Tuesday, November 22, 2016 - 10:06am
Start/End Date: Monday, November 21, 2016 - 9:00am to 4:00pm
Location: Meadowbrook Drive, Walsh Place, Fleming's Road, Eden Street, Riverside Drive West, Kieley Drive, Everard Avenue, Bonnie Drive, Hennessey's Line

Residents of St.

Posted On: Friday, November 18, 2016 - 11:06am
Start/End Date: Monday, November 21, 2016 - 8:00am to Wednesday, November 23, 2016 - 4:00pm
Location: Meadowbrook Park Place and Meadowbrook Park Road

Residents of St. John's are advised there will water main repairs ongoing and the water will be shut off in the following areas: Meadowbrook Drive Park Place, Meadowbrook Park Road. Crews will be working in these areas on Monday, November 21, 2016  to Wednesday, November 23, 2016 from 8a.m.

Posted On: Friday, November 18, 2016 - 11:15am
Start/End Date: Monday, November 21, 2016 - 7:00am to Friday, November 25, 2016 - 7:00pm
Location: Various Locations

Contractors may be working on the following streets from November 21-25 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, November 18, 2016 - 12:09pm
Start/End Date: Thursday, November 17, 2016 - 2:15pm to Friday, November 18, 2016 - 12:00am
Location: King's Bridge Road, New Cove Road - Winter Avenue

Residents of St. John's are advised there is a water main break on King's Bridge Road.

Posted On: Thursday, November 17, 2016 - 2:23pm
Start/End Date: Wednesday, November 16, 2016 - 9:00am to 4:00pm
Location: Durdle Drive

The City of St. John’s is currently conducting sanitary sewer vapour testing on Durdle Drive as part of the 2016 sewer assessment work. This will be ongoing today, Wednesday, November 16, 2016.
 

Posted On: Wednesday, November 16, 2016 - 9:05am
Start/End Date: Tuesday, November 15, 2016 - 9:15am to 2:00pm
Location: Poplar Avenue and surrounding areas

Please be advised the crews have completed the work and the water is now back on.

Posted On: Tuesday, November 15, 2016 - 9:15am
Start/End Date: Tuesday, November 15, 2016 - 6:00am to Thursday, December 1, 2016 - 8:00pm
Location: O’Brien Farm Road between Mount Scio Road and Exmouth

Motorists are advised that there will be a road closure on O’Brien Farm Road between Mount Scio Road and Exmouth Street to facilitate a film crew.
On days of filming a detour will be in place and flagpersons will be present. Local Traffic Only
 

Posted On: Tuesday, November 8, 2016 - 8:23am
Start/End Date: Monday, November 14, 2016 - 9:00am to 4:00pm
Location: Main Road (Between Bishop's LIne & Durdle Drive), including Durdle Driv

SANITARY SEWER SMOKE TEST
 
Main Road (Between Bishop’s Line and Durdle Drive), including Durdle Drive
 

Posted On: Thursday, November 10, 2016 - 2:19pm
Start/End Date: Monday, November 14, 2016 - 7:00am to Friday, November 18, 2016 - 7:00pm
Location: Various Locations

Contractors may be working on the following streets from November 14-18 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: Thursday, November 10, 2016 - 2:28pm

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