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: 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 1, 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
Start/End Date: Saturday, August 21, 2021 - 10:15am to Friday, August 27, 2021 - 4:00pm
Location: Barter's Hill, between Casey Street and Cabot Street

updated Monday, Aug. 23, 2021

Barter's Hill is closed between Casey Street and Cabot Street to facilitate emergency road repairs.

Open to local traffic only:

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Posted On: Sunday, August 22, 2021 - 11:07am
Start/End Date: Tuesday, August 17, 2021 - 7:00am to 5:00pm
Location: Springdale Street (between Water Street and George Street West)

Motorists are advised that Springdale Street (between Water Street and George Street West) will be closed to facilitate the construction of the JAG Hotel. A traffic detour will be in place.  ...

Posted On: Tuesday, August 17, 2021 - 10:04am
Start/End Date: Monday, August 16, 2021 - 7:00am to Friday, August 20, 2021 - 7:00pm
Location: Various Locations

Contractors may be working on the following streets from August 16-20 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 13, 2021 - 4:27pm
Start/End Date: Wednesday, August 11, 2021 - 7:00am to Friday, August 20, 2021 - 7:00pm
Location: Kenmount Road (between Peet Street and Pippy Place)

To facilitate paving operations on Kenmount Road between Peet Street and Pippy Place lane reductions will be in place until Friday, August 20th at 7pm (weather permitting).  Traffic will be maintained, however, disruptions and slowdowns are expected.  Please obey signage and flag persons on...

Posted On: Tuesday, August 10, 2021 - 9:00am
Start/End Date: Monday, August 9, 2021 - 7:00am to Friday, August 13, 2021 - 7:00pm
Location: Various Locations

Contractors may be working on the following streets from August 9-13 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 6, 2021 - 1:57pm
Start/End Date: Friday, August 6, 2021 - 7:00am to Friday, September 3, 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 August 6, 2021 for approximately one month.  Ths 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: Wednesday, August 4, 2021 - 3:30pm
Start/End Date: Wednesday, August 4, 2021 - 7:00am to 7:00pm
Location: Clancey Drive, Lake Avenue, Carnell Drive, Lakeview Avenue

On August 4th the City of St. John’s will implement street closures as follows:   Clancey Drive (no vehicular access) Lake Avenue (no vehicular access) Carnell Drive (no vehicular access) Lakeview Avenue (access to the Boathouse with permit only at Forest Road).  ...

Posted On: Monday, August 2, 2021 - 9:23am
Start/End Date: Tuesday, August 3, 2021 - 9:00am to Tuesday, August 17, 2021 - 5:00pm
Location: Prince Philip Drive (between Clinch Crescent & 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...

Posted On: Tuesday, August 3, 2021 - 1:01pm

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