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, October 7, 2021 - 7:00am to 5:00pm
Location: Bishop's Cove

Motorists are advised that the closure of  Bishop's Cove has been rescheduled from Wednesday October 6th to Thursday, October 7th to facilitate the ongoing construction for 331 Water Street. There will be no access from Harbour Drive.

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Posted On: Tuesday, October 5, 2021 - 4:32pm
Start/End Date: Wednesday, October 6, 2021 - 7:00am to 5:00pm
Location: Bishop's Cove

Motorists are advised that Bishop's Cove will be closed on Wednesday, October 6th to facilitate the ongoing construction for 331 Water Street.  There will be no access from Harbour Drive.

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Posted On: Monday, October 4, 2021 - 9:51am
Start/End Date: Monday, October 4, 2021 - 7:00am to Friday, October 8, 2021 - 7:00pm
Location: Various Locations

Contractors may be working on the following streets from October 4-8 under the City’s annual streets rehabilitation and infrastructure maintenance programs.  Work could include concrete/street excavation, concrete work, paving, heater scarifying, utility adjustment, ditch cleaning and culvert...

Posted On: Friday, October 1, 2021 - 2:08pm
Start/End Date: Monday, September 27, 2021 - 7:00am to Friday, October 29, 2021 - 7:00pm
Location: Main Road (between Bishop's Line and Dooling's Line)

Motorists are advised there will a detour in place from Main Road (between Bishop's Line and Dooling's Line intersections), detouring to Back Line.  This detour is necessary to facilitate work of the Goulds Servicing Phase 3 Force Main project.

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Posted On: Friday, September 24, 2021 - 11:56am
Start/End Date: Monday, September 27, 2021 - 7:00am to Friday, October 1, 2021 - 7:00pm
Location: Various Locations

Contractors may be working on the following streets from September 27 – October 1 under the City’s annual streets rehabilitation and infrastructure maintenance programs.  Work could include concrete/street excavation, concrete work, paving, heater scarifying, utility adjustment, ditch cleaning...

Posted On: Friday, September 24, 2021 - 2:32pm
Start/End Date: Friday, September 24, 2021 - 9:00am to 2:00pm
Location: Linegar Ave (Blackhead Rd to Chafe Ave), Rodgers St (Linegar Ave to End)
Posted On: Friday, September 24, 2021 - 8:37am
Start/End Date: Friday, September 24, 2021 - 9:00am to 5:00pm
Location: Prince Philip Drive (between Clinch Crescent and Clinch Crescent/Westerland Road)

Motorists and pedestrians are advised that the curb lane on Prince Philip Drive between Clinch Crescent and Clinch Crescent/Westerland Road will be closed to facilitate work for the new wing of the Health Science Center. A pedestrian route has been established for safe access through the area.  ...

Posted On: Wednesday, September 22, 2021 - 11:28am
Start/End Date: Friday, September 24, 2021 - 7:00am to Tuesday, September 28, 2021 - 7:00pm
Location: Team Gushue Highway Northbound Exit Ramp Kenmount Road East

The northbound ramp exiting Team Gushue Highway to Kenmount Road East will be closed September 24, 2021 to September 28, 2021.  This is required for construction work to upgrade the storm sewer along Kenmount Road.  Motorists are advised to use an alternate route.

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Posted On: Thursday, September 23, 2021 - 9:50am
Start/End Date: Tuesday, September 21, 2021 - 7:00am to Wednesday, September 22, 2021 - 4:00pm
Location: Kenna's Hill (between Torbay Road & King's Bridge Road/New Cove Road

Motorists are advused that Kenna's Hill will be reduced to one lane each way between Torbay Road and King's Bridge Road/New cove Road to facilitate road construction.  Direct access to Logy Bay Road from Kenna's Hill may be...

Posted On: Monday, September 20, 2021 - 1:29pm
Start/End Date: Monday, September 20, 2021 - 7:00am to Friday, September 24, 2021 - 7:00pm
Location: Main Road (between Doyle's Road and Viguers Road)

Motorists are advised there will be lane reductions in place to facilitate exploratory digs associated with the upcoming Goulds Servicing Phase 3 - Force Main project.  These exploratory digs will be somewhat short term and sporadic in nature, and motorists will encounter a lane reduction...

Posted On: Friday, September 17, 2021 - 2:16pm
Start/End Date: Monday, September 20, 2021 - 7:00am to Friday, September 24, 2021 - 7:00pm
Location: Various Locations

Contractors may be working on the following streets from September 20-24 under the City’s annual streets rehabilitation and infrastructure maintenance programs.  Work could include concrete/street excavation, concrete work, paving, heater scarifying, utility adjustment, ditch cleaning and...

Posted On: Friday, September 17, 2021 - 2:30pm
Start/End Date: Monday, September 20, 2021 - 7:00am to Friday, October 8, 2021 - 7:00pm
Location: Hamlyn Road (between Canada Drive and Baie Verte Street)

Motorists are advised that a detour will be in place on Hamlyn Road between Canada Drive and Baie Verte Street to facilitate road construction.  Flag persons will be on site during construction.

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Posted On: Monday, September 20, 2021 - 1:02pm
Start/End Date: Friday, September 17, 2021 - 7:00am to Tuesday, September 21, 2021 - 4:00pm
Location: Kenna's Hill (between Torbay Road & King's Bridge Road/New Cove Road)

Motorists are advised that Kenna's Hill will be reduced to one lane each way between Torbay Road and King’s Bridge Road/New Cove Road to facilitate road construction. Flag persons will be on site during...

Posted On: Thursday, September 16, 2021 - 9:02am
Start/End Date: Monday, September 13, 2021 - 7:00am to Friday, September 17, 2021 - 7:00pm
Location: Various Locations

Contractors may be working on the following streets from September 13-17 under the City’s annual streets rehabilitation and infrastructure maintenance programs.  Work could include concrete/street excavation, concrete work, paving, heater scarifying, utility adjustment, ditch cleaning and...

Posted On: Friday, September 10, 2021 - 2:32pm
Start/End Date: Monday, September 13, 2021 - 7:00am to Friday, September 17, 2021 - 7:00pm
Location: Main Road (between Doyle's Road and Viguers Road)

Motorists are advised there will be lane reductions in place to facilitate exploratory digs associated with the upcoming Goulds Servicing Phase 3 - Force Main project.  These exploratory digs will be somewhat short term and sporadic in nature, and motorists will encounter a lane reduction...

Posted On: Friday, September 10, 2021 - 3:39pm
Start/End Date: Friday, September 10, 2021 - 2:30pm to Friday, September 17, 2021 - 4:00pm
Location: Right turn lane from Torbay Road southbound to Newfoundland Drive

Due to emergency road repairs, the right turn lane from Torbay Road southbound to Newfoundland Drive will be closed until 4 p.m. Friday, Sept 17 2021. 

The City of St. John's apologizes for any inconvenience. To report an issue, please contact Access St. John’s.

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Posted On: Friday, September 10, 2021 - 2:31pm
Start/End Date: Friday, September 10, 2021 - 12:00pm to Friday, October 22, 2021 - 5:00pm
Location: Heavy Tree Road, from Ruby Line to Pitts Memorial offramp

Heavy Tree Road (from Ruby Line to Pitts Memorial offramp) is closed to through traffic beginning Friday, September 10, 2021. To facilitate planned construction of large diameter culverts, the road closure will remain in effect for the duration of construction, which is expected to last until...

Posted On: Friday, September 10, 2021 - 10:05am
Start/End Date: Tuesday, September 7, 2021 - 10:45am to 3:00pm
Location: Job Street, southbound from Hamilton Avenue to Water Street

Due to road repairs, Job Street will be closed southbound from Hamilton Avanue to Water Street until 3 p.m. Tuesday, Sept 7 2021. Plank Road is restricted to emergency vehicles and local traffic only.

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Posted On: Tuesday, September 7, 2021 - 11:00am
Start/End Date: Tuesday, September 7, 2021 - 7:00am to 6:00pm
Location: Intersection of Kenmount Road and Pippy Place

The intersection at Kenmount Road and Pippy Place will be closed to motorists on Tuesday, Sept. 7 from 7 a.m. to 6 p.m. The intersection closure is necessary to facilitate work on the Kenmount Road Storm Sewer project. 

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Posted On: Friday, September 3, 2021 - 12:43pm
Start/End Date: Tuesday, September 7, 2021 - 7:00am to Friday, September 10, 2021 - 7:00pm
Location: Various Locations

Contractors may be working on the following streets from September 7 - 10 under the City’s annual streets rehabilitation and infrastructure maintenance programs.  Work could include concrete/street excavation, concrete work, paving, heater scarifying, utility adjustment, ditch cleaning and...

Posted On: Friday, September 3, 2021 - 4:39pm
Start/End Date: Wednesday, September 1, 2021 - 7:00am to Friday, October 8, 2021 - 5:00pm
Location: Bishop's Cove

Motorists are advised that Bishop’s Cove will be closed to facilitate steel work for 331 Water Street. There will be no access from Harbour Drive for the duration of the construction.

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Posted On: Wednesday, September 1, 2021 - 9:30am
Start/End Date: Monday, August 30, 2021 - 7:00am to Friday, September 3, 2021 - 7:00pm
Location: Various Locations

Contractors may be working on the following streets from August 30 to September 3 under the City’s annual streets rehabilitation and infrastructure maintenance programs.  Work could include concrete/street excavation, concrete work, paving, heater scarifying, utility adjustment, ditch cleaning...

Posted On: Friday, August 27, 2021 - 1:15pm
Start/End Date: Thursday, August 26, 2021 - 11:45am to Friday, September 3, 2021 - 4:00pm
Location: Mayor Avenue, northbound lane from Newtown Road to Empire Avenue

Due to road repairs, the northbound lane of Mayor Avenue from Newtown Road to Empire Avenue will be closed until 4 p.m. Friday, Sept 3 2021. 

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Posted On: Thursday, August 26, 2021 - 11:45am
Start/End Date: Monday, August 23, 2021 - 1:30pm to Friday, August 27, 2021 - 4:00pm
Location: Topsail Road, inside lane from Colville Place to Forbes Street

Due to emergency road repairs, the inside lane of Topsail Road from Colville Place to Forbes Street will be closed until 4 p.m. Friday, Aug 27 2021. 

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Posted On: Monday, August 23, 2021 - 1:51pm
Start/End Date: Monday, August 23, 2021 - 7:00am to Friday, August 27, 2021 - 7:00pm
Location: Various Locations

Contractors may be working on the following streets from August 23-27 under the City’s annual streets rehabilitation and infrastructure maintenance programs.  Work could include concrete/street excavation, concrete work, paving, heater scarifying, utility adjustment, ditch cleaning and culvert...

Posted On: Friday, August 20, 2021 - 2:29pm

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