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 5, 2018 - 9:00am to 4:00pm
Location: Old Pennywell Road from Columbus Drive to Prospero Place

The City of St. John's wishes to advise its residents that the province will be closing Old Pennywell Road tomorrow from 9am – 4pm between Columbus Drive and Prospero Place. This is to facilitate line painting for the Team Gushue Highway.

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Posted On: Tuesday, December 4, 2018 - 8:57pm
Start/End Date: Friday, November 30, 2018 - 12:00pm to Saturday, December 1, 2018 - 10:00pm
Location: New Gower Street/Queen Street/George Street/Harbour Drive

Fifty-one parking meters will be bagged on New Gower Street, George Street, Queen Street, and Harbour Drive prohibiting public parking to accommodate a film shoot. Meter bagging for Harbour Drive in PayByPhone zone - section 1333 will be extended until Monday, December 3, at 8 a.m.

Posted On: Wednesday, November 28, 2018 - 12:56pm
Start/End Date: Thursday, November 29, 2018 - 10:45am to 4:00pm
Location: Bennett Avenue

Residents of St. John's are advised of a water main break on Bennett Avenue.

Crews expect work to be complete by 442 p.m. today, November 29, 2018

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Posted On: Thursday, November 29, 2018 - 10:47am
Start/End Date: Wednesday, November 28, 2018 - 9:30am to 2:30pm
Location: #88 - #111 Linegar Avenue (inclusive)

Residents of St. John's are advised that water will be shut off on Linegar Avenue from numbers 88 - 111 inclusive to facilitate watermain repairs.

Crews expect work to be completed by 2:30pm today, November 28, 2018.

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Posted On: Wednesday, November 28, 2018 - 8:45am
Start/End Date: Tuesday, November 27, 2018 - 3:30pm to Wednesday, November 28, 2018 - 4:00pm
Location: Dorset Street

Motorists and pedestrians are advised that due to watermain repairs, Dorset Street will be closed to vehicular traffic until 4 p.m., November 28, 2018.

Motorists should use an alternate route and expect delays.

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Posted On: Tuesday, November 27, 2018 - 3:26pm
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: Friday, November 23, 2018 - 11:00pm to Saturday, November 24, 2018 - 2:00am
Location: PRINCESS ANNE PLACE

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

Crews expect work to be completed by 2 a.m., November 24, 2018. 

Posted On: Friday, November 23, 2018 - 11:03pm
Start/End Date: Friday, November 23, 2018 - 9:30am to 6:00pm
Location: Hamilton Avenue from Carnell Street to Job Street including Larken Square and Riverhead Towers

Residents of St. John's are advised that water will be shut off on Hamilton Avenue from Carnell Street to Job Street including Larken Square and Riverhead Towers.

Crews expect work to be complete by 6 p.m. today, November 23, 2018.

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Posted On: Friday, November 23, 2018 - 9:29am
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 - 9:00am to 6:00pm
Location: Lester Street from Steer Street to Hickman Place

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

Crews expect work to be completed by 6:00 p.m. today, November 20, 2018.

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Posted On: Tuesday, November 20, 2018 - 9:13am
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: Tuesday, November 20, 2018 - 8:00am to 4:00pm
Location: Robin Hood Bay Landfill

Residents of St. John’s are advised there will be emergency exercises taking place at the Robin Hood Bay Landfill site tomorrow November 20, 2018. The St. John’s Regional Fire Department will be on site and conducting controlled burning exercises. Residents may see smoke coming from the site...

Posted On: Monday, November 19, 2018 - 3:04pm
Start/End Date: Monday, November 19, 2018 - 10:30am to 2:00pm
Location: William Street and Monkstown Road

Residents are advised that water will be shut off on William Street from Monkstown Road to Hayward Avenue and Monkstown Road from Military Road to Maxse Street to facilitate repairs to a watermain valve.

Crews expect work to be completed by 2:00 pm today, November 19, 2018.

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Posted On: Monday, November 19, 2018 - 10:08am
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: Thursday, November 15, 2018 - 7:00am to 4:30pm
Location: Robin Hood Bay Waste Management Facility

Due to high winds, residential drop off at the Robin Hood Bay Waste Management Facility is closed today.

Posted On: Thursday, November 15, 2018 - 7:19am
Start/End Date: Wednesday, November 14, 2018 - 6:00am to Thursday, November 15, 2018 - 4:00pm
Location: Areas 2A/2B and 3A/3B - Automated Carts Only

Residents of the City of St. John's are advised of the following:

For this week only, if you have a City-issued garbage cart and your collection day should have been Wednesday or Thursday than your collection has been rescheduled.

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Posted On: Tuesday, November 13, 2018 - 3:16pm
Start/End Date: Tuesday, November 13, 2018 - 11:00am to Wednesday, November 14, 2018 - 11:45pm
Location: Paul Reynolds Community Centre, 35 Carrick Drive

The pool at the Paul Reynolds Community Centre is closed for maintenance and there will be a further update by 5pm tomorrow.

Posted On: Tuesday, November 13, 2018 - 11:07am
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

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