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, May 4, 2020 - 7:00am to Friday, October 2, 2020 - 7:00pm
Location: Hebron Way (south of Roundabout at Sea Rose Avenue)

Hebron Way will be closed from the Roundabout at Sea Rose Avenue to the end of the street to facilitate the construction of the Hebron Way Extension. Traffic to businesses located south of the Hebron Way Roundabout will be permitted.

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Posted On: Thursday, April 30, 2020 - 12:20pm
Start/End Date: Thursday, April 30, 2020 - 10:30am to 6:00pm
Location: Closure- Hamilton Ave from Patrick St. to Brine St.

 Please be advised that Hamilton Avenue is closed from Patrick Street to Brine Street as City crews work on an unscheduled water main disruption. We apologize for any inconvenience.
 Thank you

Posted On: Thursday, April 30, 2020 - 10:41am
Start/End Date: Thursday, April 30, 2020 - 8:30am to 10:30am
Location: Hamilton Avenue from Patrick Street to Brine Street

Residents are advised that Hamilton Avenue is closed from Patrick Street to Brine Street this morning while City Crews are working on an unscheduled water main disruption. An update on completion time will be provided later this morning.
 We apologize for any inconvenience.

Posted On: Thursday, April 30, 2020 - 8:33am
Start/End Date: Wednesday, April 29, 2020 - 7:00am to Thursday, May 14, 2020 - 7:00pm
Location: Harvey Road (in the vicinity of "The Kirk")

To facilitate construction work of the 2019 Retaining Wall Rehabilitation Program, motorists and pdestrians are advised that Harvey Road (in the vicinity of "The Kirk"), will have a lane reduction and a sidewalk closure.  Motorists should seek an alternate route and expect delays.  Traffic...

Posted On: Monday, April 27, 2020 - 3:35pm
Start/End Date: Wednesday, April 29, 2020 - 7:00am to 11:00am
Location: Water Street from Ayre’s Cove to Clift’s Baird’s Cove

Water Street (from Ayre’s Cove to Clift’s Baird’s Cove) will be closed to motor vehicle traffic on Wednesday, April 29 from 7 to 11 a.m. to accommodate the connection of temporary water supply for properties located in the Water Street construction zone.

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Posted On: Tuesday, April 28, 2020 - 10:26am
Start/End Date: Saturday, April 11, 2020 - 9:45am to 4:00pm
Location: Carnell Drive

The City of St. John's wishes to advise its residents that there is a watermain break on Carnell Drive.  Residents and surrounding areas may experience no water, dirty water or low water pressure.  In the case of dirty water run your cold water tap in the bathtub until it comes clear.  Estimated...

Posted On: Saturday, April 11, 2020 - 10:52am
Start/End Date: Tuesday, April 7, 2020 - 10:00am to 2:00pm
Location: Balckmarsh Road from Campbell Ave to Cashin Ave

Ther is an unscheduled water disruption on Blackmarsh Road from Campbell Ave to Cashin Avenue.  City crews are at work and anticpate anticipate completion by 2 PM today. We apologize for any inconvenience.

Posted On: Tuesday, April 7, 2020 - 10:05am
Start/End Date: Tuesday, April 7, 2020 - 7:15am to 11:00am
Location: Robin Hood Bay

There will be a delayed opening at Robin Hood Bay Landfill this morning due to a fire, that has now been contained. The landfill will be closed to commercial haulers, with a further announcement at 11a.m. Garbage collection within the City of St. John's will not be affected by this delay.

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Posted On: Tuesday, April 7, 2020 - 7:21am
Start/End Date: Monday, April 6, 2020 - 6:00pm to 9:00pm
Location: City Website

The City of St. John's website will be intermittently unavailable April 6 from 6:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. This interruption affects the Website, Tenders (bids.stjohns.ca), Mapcentre and Automatic Vehicle Lookup (AVL)....

Posted On: Monday, April 6, 2020 - 10:37am
Start/End Date: Monday, April 6, 2020 - 7:00am to Tuesday, June 30, 2020 - 7:00pm
Location: Water Street from Bishop’s Cove to Clift’s-Baird’s Cove

Phase three of the construction project to rehabilitate underground infrastructure on Water Street will begin on Monday April 6, 2020. Work will take place Monday to Saturday, 7 a.m. to 7 p.m.

The following traffic restrictions are in effect starting on April 6 (see attached map):

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Posted On: Friday, April 3, 2020 - 1:51pm
Start/End Date: Wednesday, March 25, 2020 - 8:00am to 4:00pm
Location: Garbage Area 3 & Residential Drop Off

Due to forecasted weather conditions garbage collection for Area 3 is postponed by one day and will take place on Thursday, March 26, 2020.

Garbage collection for Area 4 will also take place as scheduled on Thursday, March 26, 2020.

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Posted On: Tuesday, March 24, 2020 - 1:50pm
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: 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

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