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: Thursday, March 12, 2020 - 6:30pm to 10:30pm
Location: Foran/Greene Room, City Hall

Due to concerns around the COVID-19 virus, particularly around high risk populations, as a precaution the St. Patrick's Day seniors party scheduled to take place 6:30-10:30 p.m. Thursday, March 12 has been cancelled.

 

Posted On: Thursday, March 12, 2020 - 4:36pm
Start/End Date: Tuesday, March 10, 2020 - 10:30am to 4:00pm
Location: Tupper Street

Residents of St. John's are advised that due to a watermain break on Tupper Street, water will be shut off to facilitate repairs.

Crews expect work to be complete by 4 p.m. today, March 10, 2020.

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Posted On: Tuesday, March 10, 2020 - 10:38am
Start/End Date: Monday, March 9, 2020 - 9:15am to 4:00pm
Location: Prince Philip Drive - Westbound Lane by Confederation Building

Motorists and pedestrians are advised that due to emergency manhole repairs,  Westbound Lane on Prince Philip Drive by Confederation Building will be closed today, March 9, 2020 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. to facilitate repairs.

Motorists should use an alternate route and expect delays.

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Posted On: Monday, March 9, 2020 - 9:23am
Start/End Date: Sunday, March 8, 2020 - 2:00pm to 5:00pm
Location: D.F. Cook Recital Hall, Memorial University

The "So You Think You've Got Talent Show" has been postponed due to the poor weather conditions.  An alternate date to be announced.

Posted On: Saturday, March 7, 2020 - 8:47pm
Start/End Date: Saturday, March 7, 2020 - 7:00pm to Sunday, March 8, 2020 - 10:00am
Location: CSJ Recreation Facilities- Delayed opening on Sunday

Please be advised that all City of St. John's Recreation Facilities will have a delayed opening on Sunday, March 8, 2020.. Buildings will open at 8:30 am.
 We apologize for any inconvenience
 Thank you

Posted On: Saturday, March 7, 2020 - 7:14pm
Start/End Date: Saturday, March 7, 2020 - 2:45pm to 11:00pm
Location: Paul Reynols, HGR Mews, Southlands, and Kenmount Community Centres

Please be advised that the Paul Reynolds and HGR Mews Community Centre will close at 8PM tonight due to pending inclement weather.
 Southlands and Kenmount Community Centres will close at 6pm.

 We apologize for any inconvenience
 Thank you

Posted On: Saturday, March 7, 2020 - 2:58pm
Start/End Date: Friday, March 6, 2020 - 2:30pm to 11:30pm
Location: Linegar Avenue

Residents of St. John's are advised that due to a watermain break on Linegar Avenue, water will be shut off on Linegar Avenue from Blackhead Road to Dillon Crescent. Rodgers Street will also be affected by this disruption. Crews expect work to be complete by 11:30 p.m. today, March 6, 2020....

Posted On: Friday, March 6, 2020 - 1:28pm
Start/End Date: Friday, March 6, 2020 - 2:00pm to 11:30pm
Location: Linegar Avenue from Blackhead Road to Dillon Crescent

Motorists and pedestrians are advised that due to watermain repairs, Linegar Avenue from Blackhead Road to Dillon Crescent will be closed today, March 6, 2020 from 2:00 p.m. to 11:30 p.m.

Motorists should use an alternate route and expect delays.

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Posted On: Friday, March 6, 2020 - 1:32pm
Start/End Date: Thursday, March 5, 2020 - 7:00pm to 10:00pm
Location: City Website

The City of St. John's website will be intermittently unavailable March 5 from 7:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m. This interruption affects the Website, Tenders (bids.stjohns.ca), Mapcentre and Automatic Vehicle Lookup (AVL)....

Posted On: Thursday, March 5, 2020 - 10:57am
Start/End Date: Monday, March 2, 2020 - 6:15am to 11:15am
Location: City Hall and all City Buildings

City Hall and all city BUildings(including Recreation)will have a delayed openening untill 11 a.m

Posted On: Monday, March 2, 2020 - 6:22am
Start/End Date: Thursday, February 27, 2020 - 4:00pm to 11:45pm
Location: Freshwater Road from Terra Nova Road to Anderson Avenue

Residents of St. John's are advised that due to a watermain break on Freshwater Road, water will be shut off on Freshwater Road from Terra Nova Road to Anderson Avenue.

Crews expect work to be complete by midnight tonight, February 27, 2020.

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Posted On: Thursday, February 27, 2020 - 3:12pm
Start/End Date: Thursday, February 27, 2020 - 12:45pm to 4:00pm
Location: Linegar Avenue from Blackhead Road to Dillon Crescent

Residents of St. John's are advised that due to a watermain break on Linegar Avenue, water will be shut off on Linegar Avenue from Blackhead Road to Dillon Crescent. Rodgers Street will also be affected by this disruption. Crews expect work to be complete by 4 p.m. today, February 27, 2020....

Posted On: Thursday, February 27, 2020 - 12:48pm
Start/End Date: Thursday, February 27, 2020 - 9:00am to 4:00pm
Location: Linegar Avenue from Blackhead Road to Dillon Crescent

Motorists and pedestrians are advised that due to watermain repairs, Linegar Avenue from Blackhead Road to Dillon Crescent will be closed today, February 27, 2020 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Motorists should use an alternate route and expect delays.

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Posted On: Thursday, February 27, 2020 - 8:58am
Start/End Date: Thursday, February 27, 2020 - 8:00am to 6:00pm
Location: Adelaide Street - George Street

Parking spaces on both sides of Adelaide Street and north side of Water Street between Adelaide Street and George Street prohibiting public parking to accommodate for a film shoot.

Posted On: Thursday, February 27, 2020 - 10:07am
Start/End Date: Thursday, February 27, 2020 - 8:00am to 6:00pm
Location: Water Street

Six parking spaces on southside of Water Street west of Bishop's Cove and ten parking spaces on North side of Harbour Drive east of Bishop's Cove prohibiting public parking to accommodate for a film shoot.

Posted On: Wednesday, February 26, 2020 - 2:29pm
Start/End Date: Tuesday, February 25, 2020 - 1:30pm to 2:00pm
Location: e-Updates

The City of St. John's website will be intermittently unavailable February 25 from 1:30 p.m. to 2:00 p.m. This interruption affects the e-Updates email service for Website Public Advisories and Downtown...

Posted On: Tuesday, February 25, 2020 - 9:13am
Start/End Date: Tuesday, February 25, 2020 - 8:00am to 6:00pm
Location: Water Street between Ayre's Cove - Clifts- Baird Cove

Eight parking spaces will be reserved on Water Street between Ayre's Cove and Clifts-Baird Cove, prohibiting public parking to accommodate technical vehicles for a film shoot.

Posted On: Monday, February 24, 2020 - 2:04pm
Start/End Date: Tuesday, February 18, 2020 - 5:45pm to Wednesday, February 19, 2020 - 3:00pm
Location: Area 3A/B

Due to forecasted weather conditions, waste collection for Area 3 including recycling for 3B is postponed and will take place on Thursday, Feb. 20, 2020.

Garbage collection for Area 4 including recycling for 4B will also take place as scheduled on Thursday, Feb. 20, 2020.

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Posted On: Tuesday, February 18, 2020 - 5:42pm
Start/End Date: Monday, February 17, 2020 - 3:15pm to 11:00pm
Location: All City of St. John's Facilities

The City of St. John's is experiencing trouble with our phone service. Presently, individuals calling the City are getting a message indicating that lines are busy. We are working through the issue with our service provider and apologize for the inconvenience caused.

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Posted On: Monday, February 17, 2020 - 3:24pm
Start/End Date: Tuesday, February 11, 2020 - 7:30pm to 10:30pm
Location: City Website

The City of St. John's website will be intermittently unavailable February 11 from 7:30 p.m. to 10:30 p.m. This interruption affects the Website, Tenders (bids.stjohns.ca), Mapcentre and Automatic Vehicle Lookup (AVL)....

Posted On: Monday, February 10, 2020 - 10:28am
Start/End Date: Saturday, February 8, 2020 - 11:15am to 4:00pm
Location: Residential Drop Off, Robin Hood Bay, 340 East White Hills Road

Due to extreme wind, the Residential Drop Off (RDO) at the Robin Hood Bay Waste Management Facility is closed for the remainder of today Saturday, Feb. 8.

The RDO will reopen as regularly scheduled at 8 a.m. Tuesday, Feb. 11, 2020.

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Posted On: Saturday, February 8, 2020 - 11:24am
Start/End Date: Wednesday, February 5, 2020 - 8:30pm to 11:30pm
Location: City Website

The City of St. John's website will be intermittently unavailable February 5 from 8:30 p.m. to 11:30 p.m. This interruption affects the Website, Tenders (bids.stjohns.ca), Mapcentre and Automatic Vehicle Lookup (AVL)....

Posted On: Wednesday, February 5, 2020 - 3:06pm
Start/End Date: Monday, February 3, 2020 - 2:45pm to 3:15pm
Location: H.G.R. Mews Community Centre, 40 Mundy Pond Road

Update 3:15 p.m.

The power has now been restored to the Mews Centre with programs and services proceeding as scheduled.

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Posted On: Monday, February 3, 2020 - 2:48pm
Start/End Date: Monday, February 3, 2020 - 8:00am to Tuesday, February 4, 2020 - 8:00am
Location: Freshwater Road & Cookstown Road, details below

Snow removal operations begin shorlty, and continue for approximately 24 hours, on downtown streets:

Freshwater Road, from Empire Avenue to Parade Street Cookstown Road, from Pennywell Road to Lemarchant Road

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Posted On: Monday, February 3, 2020 - 8:10am
Start/End Date: Monday, February 3, 2020 - 7:15am to 10:15am
Location: Blackhead Road near Warford Road and Blackhead Crescent

Blackhead Road has water build up just east of Warford Road, and at Blackhead Crescent. The road remains passable however driving speeds should be reduced.

 

Posted On: Monday, February 3, 2020 - 7:20am

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