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03-Apr-2017

Updated Friday, July 13, 2018

 

Streets: Hickey Road

Date: Starting Wednesday, July 11, 2018

Time: 24 hours / day

Duration: One (1) month

Direction: At times, traffic will be reduced to one lane with traffic control

Specific Area: Hickey Road, between Latimore Lake Road and Loch Lomond Road

Description of Work:
Port City Water Partners will be completing intermittent construction work activities over the next month, as part of the construction phase of the City of Saint John’s Safe, Clean Drinking Water Project.

Motorists are advised to plan their travel accordingly, reduce speeds in construction zones, observe signage, and drive safely. Work commencement and completion times are subject to change. Weather permitting.

Updated Wednesday, July 11, 2018

Motorists are advised of the following traffic interruptions:

Streets: Westmorland Road

Date: Monday, July 16, to Monday August 13, 2018

Time: 7:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.

Duration: Four (4) weeks

Direction: Intermittent construction work in the westbound lane. At times, traffic will be reduced to one lane with traffic control.

Specific Area: between Ellerdale Street and Saint Joseph’s Cemetery.

Description of Work: Port City Water Partners will be completing Asphalt intermittent construction work activities over the next four weeks, as part of the construction phase of the City of Saint John’s Safe, Clean Drinking Water Project.
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Streets: Michael Crescent and Cindy Lee Street

Date: Starting Tuesday, July 17, 2018

Time: 24 hours / day

Duration: Six (6) Weeks

Direction:
At times, traffic will be reduced to one lane with traffic signage in place. The intersection of Michael Crescent and Cindy Lee Street will be reduced to one lane.

Specific Area: Michael Crescent near Cindy Lee Street, crossing Michael Crescent.

Description of Work: Port City Water Partners will be completing intermittent construction work activities over the next six weeks, as part of the construction phase of the City of Saint John’s Safe, Clean Drinking Water Project.

Motorists are advised to plan their travel accordingly, reduce speeds in construction zones, observe signage, and drive safely. Work commencement and completion times are subject to change. Weather permitting.

Updated Tuesday, July 10, 2018

Street: Loch Lomond Road 

Date: Starting Wednesday, July 11, 2018

Time:
7 a.m. - 7 p.m.

Duration: Three (3) days

Direction: Traffic will be reduced to one lane between McDonald Street and Hickey Road in both directions

Description of Work: Asphalt resurfacing

Updated Thursday, July 5, 2018

Street: Leinster Street

Date: Starting Friday, July 6, 2018

Time: 
24 hrs/day

Duration: Six (6) days

Direction: Road is closed to thru traffic at the intersection of Leinster Street and Carmarthen Street in both directions

Description of Work: Infrastructure installation/upgrades

Updated Wednesday, July 4, 2018

Street: Main Street North 

Date: Wednesday, July 4, 2018

Time: 
8:30 a.m. - 4 p.m.

Duration: One (1) day 

Direction: A marked detour will be in effect close to the intersection of Main Street North and Douglas Avenue, West bound

Description of Work: Service leak 

Updated Friday, June 29, 2018

**Updated Thursday, July 5, 2018**

Street: King Street East 

Date: Starting Monday, July 9, 2018

Time:
6:30 a.m. -  12 a.m.

Duration: Sixteen (16) days

Direction: Road is closed to thru traffic between Sydney Street and Carmarthen Street in both directions

Description of Work: Infrastructure installation / upgrades 

Updated Thursday, June 28, 2018

 

On behalf of The Department of Transportation & Infrastructure

REVERSING FALLS BRIDGE
EAST ABUTMENT SCALING


The Department of Transportation and Infrastructure wishes to advise the public that maintenance work on the east abutment off the Reversing Falls Bridge will start on Wednesday, July 4, 2018.

This work is expected to take approximately 3 days to complete and there will be no public access to the sidewalk adjacent to the abutment

The Department regrets any inconvenience these disruptions cause. We appreciate your patience and remind you to drive safely.

Updated Wednesday, June 27, 2018

 

Motorists are advised of the following traffic interruptions:

Updated June 29, 2018
Work completed ahead of schedule. Road is re-opened.

Street: Water Street

Date: Starting Thursday, June 28, 2018

Time: 
7 a.m. -  7 p.m.

Duration: Two (2) days

Direction: Road is closed to thru traffic between King Street and Lower Cove Loop, north bound. A marked detour will be in place.

Description of Work: Asphalt resurfacing

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On behalf of The Department of Transportation & Infrastructure

PUBLIC NOTICE
CHESLEY DRIVE ON-RAMP
SAINT JOHN HARBOUR BRIDGE (ROUTE 1)
FULLY CLOSED


The Department of Transportation & Infrastructure wishes to advise the motoring public that the Chesley Drive on-ramp to the Harbour Bridge (Route 1) will be fully closed starting on Thursday, June 28th, 2018.

The duration of this closure will be approximately 2 days during the hours of 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.


This closure is necessary to carry out maintenance to the bridge.

Work area signage will be in place.

The Department of Transportation & Infrastructure apologizes for any inconvenience this may cause. The Department also reminds motorists to reduce speed and drive safely.
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Motorists are advised of the following traffic interruptions:

Streets: Thorne Avenue and Bayside Drive

Date: Starting Monday, June 25, 2018

Time: 24 hours / day

Duration: Two (2) Weeks

Direction: At times, traffic will be reduced to one lane with traffic control in place. The intersection of Thorne Avenue and Bayside Drive will be blocked to through traffic.

Specific Area: Thorne Avenue at the intersection of Bayside Drive, locations along Thorne Avenue.

Description of Work: Port City Water Partners will be completing Asphalt intermittent construction work activities over the next two weeks, as part of the construction phase of the City of Saint John’s Safe, Clean Drinking Water Project.

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Streets: Loch Lomond Road

Date: Starting Wednesday July 4, 2018

Time: 8 a.m. - 4 p.m. - Intermittently

Duration: 21 days

Direction: Two-way traffic will be reduced to one (1) lane with traffic control in place. At times traffic may be slowed in both directions.

Specific Area: between Commerce Drive and Champlain Drive

Description of Work: Port City Water Partners will be completing new service line installation across Loch Lomond Road to the Circle K gas station as an upgrade phase of the City of Saint John’s Safe Clean Drinking Water Project.

Motorists are advised to plan their travel accordingly, reduce speeds in construction zones, observe signage, and drive safely. Work commencement and completion times are subject to change. Weather permitting.

Updated Tuesday, June 26, 2018

Updated June 27, 2018

Motorists are advised of the following traffic interruptions:


Street: Water Street

Date: Starting Thursday, June 28, 2018

Time: 
7 a.m. -  7 p.m.

Duration: Two (2) days

Direction: Road is closed to thru traffic between King Street and Lower Cove Loop, north bound. A marked detour will be in place.

Description of Work: Asphalt resurfacing

Motorists are advised to plan their travel accordingly, reduce speeds in construction zones, observe signage and drive safely. Work commencement and completion times are subject to change - weather permitting.

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Street: Water Street

Date: Starting Thursday, June 28, 2018

Time:
7 a.m. -  7 p.m.

Duration: Two (2) days

Direction: Traffic will be reduced to one lane between King Street and Lower Cove Loop in both directions

Description of Work: Asphalt resurfacing

Updated Thursday, June 21, 2018

**Updated Wednesday, July 11, 2018**
Continuing Tuesday, July 17 to Tuesday, August 14, 2018

Motorists are advised of the following traffic interruptions:

Streets: Latimore Lake Road

Date: Monday, June 18, 2018 to Monday, July 16, 2018
**Continuing Tuesday, July 17 to Tuesday, August 14, 2018**

Time:
24 hours / day

Duration: Four (4) weeks

Direction: Two-way traffic will be reduced to one lane with traffic control in place. At times traffic may be slowed in both directions.

Specific Area:
Mispec River outlet/south dam

Description of Work:
Port City Water Partners will be completing upgrades to the drainage culverts across Latimore lake Rd as part of the construction phase of the City of Saint John’s Safe, Clean Drinking Water Project.

Motorists are advised to plan their travel accordingly, reduce speeds in construction zones, observe signage and drive safely. Work commencement and completion times are subject to change - weather permitting.

Updated Thursday, June 14, 2018

Street: Grandview Avenue 

Date: Tuesday, June 19, 2018

Time:
9 a.m. - 10 p.m.

Duration: One (1) day 

Direction: Traffic will be reduced to one lane between 720 Grandview Avenue and Industrial Drive, South bound 

Description of Work: Infrastructure installation/upgrades

Updated Tuesday, June 12, 2018

On behalf of the Department of Transportation & Infrastructure

PUBLIC NOTICE
SAINT JOHN HARBOUR BRIDGE (ROUTE 1)
REDUCED TO ONE LANE

The Department of Transportation & Infrastructure wishes to advise the motoring public that the eastbound lane of the Harbour Bridge (Route 1) will be reduced to one lane starting on Monday, June 18, 2018.

The duration of this closure will be approximately 2 weeks.


This lane closure is necessary to carry out maintenance to the bridge.

Work area signage will be in place.

The Department of Transportation & Infrastructure apologizes for any inconvenience this may cause.

The Department also reminds motorists to reduce speed and drive safely.

Updated Monday, June 11, 2018

Motorists are advised of the following traffic interruptions:

Streets: Cindy Lee Street and Martha Avenue

Date: Starting Monday, June 18, 2018

Time: 24 hours / day

Duration: Two (2) months

Direction: At times, traffic will be reduced to one lane with traffic control in place at the intersection of Cindy Lee Street and Martha Avenue, which will be blocked to through traffic.

Specific Area: Martha Avenue at the intersection of Cindy Lee Street, locations along Cindy Lee Street

Description of Work: Port City Water Partners will be completing intermittent construction work activities over the next two months, as part of the construction phase of the City of Saint John’s Safe, Clean Drinking Water Project.

Motorists are advised to plan their travel accordingly, reduce speeds in construction zones, observe signage, and drive safely. Work commencement and completion times are subject to change. Weather permitting.

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Motorists are advised of the following traffic interruptions:


Streets: Rothesay Avenue

Date: Starting, June 8, 2018

Time: 24 hours / day

Duration:
Five (5) weeks

Direction: Port City Water Partners will be reducing Rothesay Avenue to one lane of traffic in both directions between Russell Street and McLean Street. The current east bound lanes will be closed in this area. Russell Street intersection will be open with the exception of the east bound turning lane, however vehicles will be able to turn east through the traffic lights. McLean Street entrance will be closed intermittently during this period. Traffic will be slowed at the intersection of Rothesay Avenue and Russell Street.

Specific Area: Rothesay Avenue and Russell Street intersection and Rothesay Avenue, between Russell Street and McLean Street.

Access: Businesses within the construction zone are open and will remain accessible to the public while the work is underway.

The road will also remain accessible to emergency service vehicles and local area residents.

Description of Work: Port City Water Partners will be installing new transmission piping and asphalt reinstatement, as part of the construction phase of the City of Saint John’s Safe, Clean Drinking Water Project.

Motorists are advised to plan their travel accordingly, reduce speeds in construction zones, observe signage, and drive safely. Work commencement and completion times are subject to change. Weather permitting.

Updated Thursday, June 7, 2018

Street: Intersection of Westmorland Road and Consumers Drive   

Date:  Starting Monday, June 11, 2018 

Time: 8 a.m. – 4 p.m. daily

Duration:  Approximately 2-3 weeks

Direction: At times, traffic will be reduced to one (1) lane

Description of Work:  Infrastructure installation/upgrades

Motorists are advised to plan their travel accordingly, reduce speeds in construction zones, observe signage, and drive safely. Work commencement and completion times are subject to change. Weather permitting

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On behalf of The Department of Transportation & Infrastructure

PUBLIC NOTICE
ACAMAC BACKLAND ROAD OFF ROUTE 177 FULLY CLOSED


The Department of Transportation & Infrastructure wishes to advise the motoring public that the Acamac Backland Road off Route 177 will be fully closed starting on Monday, June 11, 2018.  

The duration of this closure will take approximately 3 weeks.

This closure is necessary in order to install a new roadway culvert. 

Signage will be in place.

The Department of Transportation & Infrastructure apologizes for any inconvenience this may cause. The Department also reminds motorists to reduce speed and drive safely.

Updated Wednesday, June 6, 2018

On behalf of The Department of Transportation & Infrastructure

PUBLIC NOTICE
REPLACEMENT OF LORNEVILLE CREEK ON LORNEVILLE ROAD


The Department of Transportation & Infrastructure wishes to advise the motoring public that the Lorneville Creek No. 1 on the Lorneville Road will be fully closed to through traffic starting on Friday, June 15, 2018 at 5 p.m. 

The closure is located 1.3 km from the intersection of Lorneville Road and King William Road.

The anticipated duration of the closure is until the end of September.

This closure is necessary to replace the existing Lorneville Creek structure.

Detour signage will be in place.

The Department of Transportation & Infrastructure apologizes for any inconvenience this may cause. The Department also reminds motorists to reduce speed and drive safely.

*Updated Wednesday, June 6, 2018

 

Motorists are advised of the following traffic interruptions:

Street: Water Street

Date: *Thursday, June 7, 2018

Time: *
6 a.m. - 12 noon

Duration: One (1) day 

Direction: Traffic will be reduced to one lane between King Street and Lower Cove Loop in both directions

Description of Work: Asphalt resurfacing

Motorists are advised to plan their travel accordingly, reduce speeds in construction zones, observe signage, and drive safely. Work commencement and completion times are subject to change. Weather permitting.

Updated Tuesday, June 5, 2018

 

Street: Water Street

Date: Wednesday, June 6, 2018

Time:
12 p.m. -  7 p.m.

Duration: One (1) day 

Direction: Traffic will be reduced to one lane between King Street and Lower Cove Loop in both directions

Description of Work: Asphalt resurfacing

Updated Monday, June 4, 2018

Street: Manawagonish Road 

Date: Tuesday, June 5, 2018

Time: 
9 a.m. - 6 p.m.

Duration: One (1) day 

Direction: A marked detour will be in effect at the intersection of Manawagonish Road and Manchester Avenue, West bound

Description of Work: Infrastructure installation/upgrades

Updated Friday, May 18, 2018

Street:  Crown Street Off Ramp to City Road/Rothesay Avenue

Date: Starting Tuesday, May 22, 2018

Duration: Will be closed for the week, and possibly into the weekend 

Direction: Off ramp from Crown Street to City Road/Rothesay Avenue closed East bound. 

Access to properties and businesses within this closed section will be maintained near civic number 10 Crown Street. 

Description of Work: Water main repairs

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Updated Thursday, May 17, 2018

Motorists are advised of the following traffic interruptions:

Streets: Loch Lomond Road

Date: Tuesday, May 22, 2018 – June 5, 2018

Time: 8:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m. Intermittently

Duration: 14 days

Direction: Two-way traffic will be reduced to one (1) lane with traffic control in place. At times traffic may be slowed in both directions.

Specific Area: Between Commerce Drive and Champlain Drive

Description of Work: Port City Water Partners will be completing new service line installation across Loch Lomond Road to the Circle K gas station as an upgrade phase of the City of Saint John’s Safe, Clean Drinking Water Project.

Motorists are advised to plan their travel accordingly, reduce speeds in construction zones, observe signage, and drive safely. Work commencement and completion times are subject to change. Weather permitting.

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Streets: Martha Avenue at Cindy Lee Street

Date: Thursday, May 17, 2018 – May 31, 2018

Time: 7:00 a.m. – 7:00 p.m. - Intermittently

Duration: Two (2) weeks

Direction: At times, traffic will be reduced to one (1) lane with traffic control in place.

Specific Area: Locations along Cindy Lee Street near the intersection at Martha Avenue and Cindy Lee Street

Description of Work: Port City Water Partners will be completing intermittent construction work activities over the next two weeks, as part of the construction phase of the City of Saint John’s Safe, Clean Drinking Water Project.

Motorists are advised to plan their travel accordingly, reduce speeds in construction zones, observe signage, and drive safely. Work commencement and completion times are subject to change. Weather permitting.

Updated Wednesday, May 16, 2018

Street: Westfield Road

Date: Starting Wednesday, May 16, 2018

Duration: Until further notice

Direction: A marked detour will be in effect between Mellinger Crescent and Mellinger Crescent, East bound

Description of Work: Road repair/reconstruction

Updated Monday, May 14, 2018

Street: Fairville Boulevard

Date: Starting Tuesday, May 15, 2018

Time: 
7 a.m. - 7 p.m.

Duration: Three (3) days

Direction: Traffic will be reduced to two lanes between Kierstead Road and Manawagonish Road in both directions

Description of Work: Asphalt resurfacing 

Updated Thursday, May 10, 2018

 

Motorists are advised of the following traffic interruptions:

Street:
 Manawagonish Road 

Date: Thursday, May 10, 2018

Time:
8:30 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.

Duration: One (1) day

Direction: A marked detour will be in effect between Manchester Avenue and Scotiaview Drive, East bound 

Description of Work: Water main repairs

Updated Monday, May 7, 2018


Motorists are advised of the following traffic interruptions:

Street:
 Bayside Drive 

Date: Tuesday, May 8, 2018

Time: 
7 a.m. - 7 p.m.

Duration: One (1) day

Direction: Traffic will be reduced to two lanes between Grandview Avenue and Expansion Avenue in both directions 

Description of Work: Asphalt resurfacing 

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Streets: Westmorland Road

Date: Wednesday, May 9 to Friday, May 18, 2018

Time: 7:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.

Direction: Two-way traffic will be reduced to one (1) lane with traffic control in place. At times traffic may be slowed in both directions.

Specific Area: Between Ellerdale Street and Saint Joseph’s Cemetery

Description of Work:
Port City Water Partners will be completing new service line upgrades as a phase of the City of Saint John’s Safe, Clean Drinking Water Project.

Motorists are advised to plan their travel accordingly, reduce speeds in construction zones, observe signage, and drive safely. Work commencement and completion times are subject to change. Weather permitting.

Updated Friday, May 4, 2018

Street: Bayside Drive 

Date: Monday, May 7, 2018

Time: 7 a.m. - 7 p.m.

Duration: One (1) day

Direction: Traffic will be reduced to two lanes between Grandview Avenue and Expansion Avenue in both directions 

Description of Work:
 Asphalt resurfacing 

Updated Thursday, May 3, 2018

Street: Sandy Point Road 

Date:  Starting Monday, May 7, 2018

Time: 24 hours/daily

Duration: Two (2) weeks

Direction: Traffic will be reduced to one lane between Hawthorne Avenue and Parkwood Avenue in both directions

Description of Work:
 Infrastructure installation/upgrades 

Updated Tuesday, May 1, 2018

 

Street: Fairville Boulevard 

Date:  Starting Wednesday, May 2, 2018

Time: 7 a.m. - 7 p.m. 

Duration: Two (2) days

Direction: Traffic will be reduced to two lanes between Manawagonish Road and Kierstead Road in both directions

Description of Work:
 Asphalt resurfacing 

Updated Monday, April 30, 2018

Motorists are advised of the following traffic interruptions:

Streets: Rothesay Avenue from Thorne Avenue to McLean Street

Date: Tuesday, May 1, 2018 – Saturday, June 30, 2018

Time: 24 hours/daily

Duration: 8 weeks

Direction: Port City Water Partners will be closing the eastbound lanes on Rothesay Avenue, from Thorne Avenue to McLean Street.

Motorists travelling eastbound on Rothesay Avenue will be merged into one of the two westbound lanes. The other westbound lane will remain open. This traffic deviation will effectively reduce Rothesay Avenue from four lanes to two lanes in either direction.

On occasion, traffic will be slowed in both directions, allowing for the installation of new water services on Rothesay Avenue.

Specific Area: Rothesay Avenue from the intersection at Rothesay Avenue and Thorne Avenue through to McLean Street.

Access: Businesses within the construction zone are open and will remain accessible to the public while the work is underway.

The road will also remain accessible to emergency service vehicles and local area residents.

Description of Work: Port City Water Partners will be resuming construction work to rehabilitate the existing water transmission mains, as part of the construction phase of the City of Saint John’s Safe, Clean Drinking Water project.

Motorists are advised to plan their travel accordingly, reduce speeds in construction zones, observe signage, and drive safely. Work commencement and completion times are subject to change. Weather permitting.

Updated Thursday, April 12, 2018

Street: Manawagonish Road 

Date: Thursday, April 12, 2018

Time: 8:30 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.

Duration: One (1) day

Direction: Traffic lights/flaggers will direct traffic between Scotiaview Drive and Quinton Avenue in both directions 

Description of Work:
 Water main repairs

Updated Friday, April 6, 2018

Motorists are advised of the following traffic interruptions:

Streets:
McLean Street from Rothesay Avenue to McLaughlin Crescent and
Saint Catherine Street

Date: Starting Wednesday, April 11 to Tuesday, May 22, 2018
**Updated June 28, 2018**
Continuing Friday, June 29 to Friday, July 27, 2018

**Updated** Continuing Tuesday, May 22 to Friday, June 29, 2018

Time: 24hrs/day

Duration: Six weeks

Direction: Two-way traffic will be reduced to one lane with traffic control in place. At times traffic may be slowed in both directions.

Specific Area: Rothesay Avenue to McLaughlin Crescent and Saint Catherine Street near McLean Street intersection.

Description of Work: Port City Water Partners will be installing/removing temporary water line services and completing the installation of a water main as part of the construction phase of the City of Saint John’s Safe, Clean Drinking Water Project.

Motorists are advised to plan their travel accordingly, reduce speeds in construction zones, observe signage and drive safely. Work commencement and completion times are subject to change - weather permitting.

Updated Wednesday, April 4, 2018

 

Motorists are advised of the following traffic interruptions:

Streets:
Loch Lomond Road

Date: Wednesday, April 11, 2018

Time: 8:00 a.m. – 7:00 p.m.

Duration: One day

Direction: Two-way traffic will be reduced to one lane with traffic control in place. At times traffic may be slowed in both directions.

Specific Area:
Foley Court to Courtenay Avenue

Description of Work: Port City Water Partners will be completing an inspection inside the manhole chambers in the eastbound lane as part of the construction phase of the City of Saint John’s Safe, Clean Drinking Water Project.

Motorists are advised to plan their travel accordingly, reduce speeds in construction zones, observe signage and drive safely. Work commencement and completion times are subject to change - weather permitting.

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Motorists are advised of the following traffic interruptions:

Streets:
Westmorland Road

Date: Tuesday, April 10, 2018

Time: 8:00 a.m. – 7:00 p.m.

Duration: One day

Direction: Two-way traffic will be reduced to one lane with traffic control in place. At times traffic may be slowed in both directions.

Specific Area: Between Tisdale Lane and Ellerdale Street 

Description of Work: Port City Water Partners will be completing a final inspection inside the manhole chambers in the westbound lane as part of the construction phase of the City of Saint John’s Safe, Clean Drinking Water Project.

Motorists are advised to plan their travel accordingly, reduce speeds in construction zones, observe signage and drive safely. Work commencement and completion times are subject to change - weather permitting.

Updated Tuesday, April 3, 2018

Motorists are advised of the following traffic interruptions:

Streets: Rothesay Avenue and Russell Street

Date: Starting Monday, April 9, 2018

**Updated June 28, 2018**
Continuing Friday, June 29 to Friday, July 20, 2018


**Updated** Continuing Tuesday, May 22 to June 29, 2018

Time: 24hrs/day

Duration: Six weeks

Direction: Port City Water Partners will be closing down access to Russell Street from Rothesay Avenue to through traffic for a period of six weeks.

Motorists travelling eastbound on Rothesay Avenue to Russell Street will be detoured onto Seely Street ramp, onto Seely Street and back onto Russell Street.

Motorists travelling westbound on Rothesay Avenue to Russell Street will still be able to turn south onto Seely Street Ramp, onto Seely Street and back onto Russell Street.

Motorists travelling northbound on Russell Street will only be permitted to turn eastbound onto Rothesay Avenue.

Specific Area: Rothesay Avenue and Russell Street intersection.

Access: Businesses within the construction zone are open and will remain accessible to the public while the work is underway.

The road will also remain accessible to emergency service vehicles and local area residents.

Description of Work: Port City Water Partners will be completing installation of the transmission watermains, as part of the construction phase of the City of Saint John’s Safe. Clean Drinking Water Project.

Motorists are advised to plan their travel accordingly, reduce speeds in construction zones, observe signage and drive safely. Work commencement and completion times are subject to change. Weather permitting.

Updated Tuesday, March 27, 2018

Motorists are advised of the following traffic interruptions:

Streets: Courtenay Bay Causeway 

Date: Wednesday, March 28, 2018

Time:
8:30 a.m. - 5 p.m. 

Duration: One (1) day

Direction: Courtenay Bay Causeway will be reduced to one lane, westbound

Motorists are advised to plan their travel accordingly, reduce speeds in construction zones, observe signage, and drive safely. Work commencement and completion times are subject to change. Weather permitting.

Updated Monday, March 26, 2018

On behalf of The Department of Transportation and Infrastructure

PUBLIC NOTICE
SAINT JOHN HARBOUR BRIDGE
(ROUTE 1)
REDUCED TO ONE LANE


The Department of Transportation and Infrastructure wishes to advise the motoring public of the following single lane closures scheduled for the Saint John Harbour Bridge, located on Route 1:

Tuesday, March 27, 2018 - The Westbound lanes will be reduced to a single lane starting at 9 a.m. until end of day.
Wednesday, March 28, 2018 - The Eastbound lanes will be reduced to a single lane starting at 9 a.m. until end of day.

These lane closures are necessary to perform maintenance on the bridge.

Signage will be in place.  

The Department of Transportation and Infrastructure apologizes for any inconvenience this may cause.

The department reminds motorists to reduce speed and drive safely.

Updated Monday, March 19, 2018

On behalf of Saint John Energy

Catherwood overpass and Fairville Boulevard

Monday March 19, 2018
7 p.m. – 10  p.m.

The street lights will be out  along the highway and ramps around the Catherwood overpass as well as the streetlight on Fairville Boulevard from Beaver Court to Harding Street West.

The traffic lights will be out at the intersection of Catherwood Street and Fairville Boulevard.

No customers will be affected. 

*All work is subject to change due to emergency outages or safety concerns.

Customer and employee safety is our number one priority!

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On behalf of Saint John Energy

Tuesday March 20, 2018
(Inclement weather date: Wednesday, March 21, 2018)
7 p.m. – 10  p.m. 

The street lights will be out  along Saint Patrick Street, Union Street and the viaduct.
 
The traffic lights will be out at the intersection of Union Street and Saint Patrick Street.

3 customers will be affected by the outage. Those customers have been informed by Saint John Energy Operations.  

*All work is subject to change due to emergency outages or safety concerns.

Customer and employee safety is our number one priority! 

Updated Thursday, March 8, 2018

 

Motorists are advised of the following traffic interruptions:

Streets: Loch Lomond Road

Date: Thursday, March 15 to Friday, March 16, 2018

Time: 8 a.m. - 6 p.m. daily

Duration: Two (2) days

Direction: Two-way traffic will be reduced to one (1) lane with traffic control in place. At times traffic may be slowed in both directions.

Specific Area: 120 Loch Lomond Road – between Foley Court and Jean Street

Description of Work: Port City Water Partners will be completing work inside a manhole as part of the construction phase of the City of Saint John’s Safe Clean Drinking Water Project.

Motorists are advised to plan their travel accordingly, reduce speeds in construction zones, observe signage, and drive safely. Work commencement and completion times are subject to change. Weather permitting.

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Motorists are advised of the following traffic interruptions:

Streets:
Rothesay Avenue and Russell Street

Date: Tuesday, March 13, 2018

Time: 7:30 a.m. – 5:30 p.m.

Duration: 1 day

Direction: Port City Water Partners will be reducing Rothesay Avenue to one lane of traffic in both directions at Russell Street from the overpass to McLean Street. The current east bound lanes will be closed in this area. Traffic turning south from Rothesay Avenue to Russell Street will be intermittently reduced to one lane with traffic control in place.

Traffic will be slowed at the intersection of Rothesay Avenue and Russell Street.

Specific Area: Rothesay Avenue and Russell Street intersection.

Access: Businesses within the construction zone are open and will remain accessible to the public while the work is underway.

The road will also remain accessible to emergency service vehicles and local area residents.

Description of Work: Port City Water Partners will be completing cold patch asphalt installation, as part of the construction phase of the City of Saint John’s Safe Clean Drinking Water Project.

Motorists are advised to plan their travel accordingly, reduce speeds in construction zones, observe signage, and drive safely. Work commencement and completion times are subject to change. Weather permitting.

Updated Wednesday, February 28, 2018

On behalf of Saint John Energy

Traffic Advisory: Paradise Row/Somerset Street/Garden Street Overpass
Wednesday, February 28, 2018
7 p.m. – 11 p.m.

The street lights will be out on the ramps and Highway #1 leading up Paradise Row and Somerset Street. 

The traffic lights will be out at Paradise Row and Somerset Street and on the Garden Street overpass.

No customers will be affected.  

The lanes will be reduced to one lane with three sets of flaggers in place.

Customer and employee safety is our number one priority.

Updated Monday, February 26, 2018

Motorists are advised of the following traffic interruptions:

Streets: Rothesay Avenue from Thorne Avenue to McLean Street

Date: Monday, March 5, 2018 – Monday, April 30, 2018

Time: 24 hours/daily

Duration: 8 weeks

Direction:
Port City Water Partners will be closing the eastbound lanes on Rothesay Avenue, from Thorne Avenue to McLean Street.

Motorists travelling eastbound on Rothesay Avenue will be merged into one of the two westbound lanes. The other westbound lane will remain open. This traffic deviation will effectively reduce Rothesay Avenue from four lanes to two lanes in either direction.

On occasion, traffic will be slowed in both directions, allowing for the installation of new water services on Rothesay Avenue.

Specific Area: Rothesay Avenue from the intersection at Rothesay Avenue and Thorne Avenue through to McLean Street.

Access: Businesses within the construction zone are open and will remain accessible to the public while the work is underway.

The road will also remain accessible to emergency service vehicles and local area residents.

Description of Work:
Port City Water Partners will be resuming construction work to rehabilitate the existing water transmission mains, as part of the construction phase of the City of Saint John’s Safe Clean Drinking Water project.

Motorists are advised to plan their travel accordingly, reduce speeds in construction zones, observe signage, and drive safely. Work commencement and completion times are subject to change. Weather permitting.

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Motorists are advised of the following traffic interruptions:

Streets: Rothesay Avenue from Russell Street to McLean Street

Date: Monday, March 5, 2018 to Friday, March 9, 2018

**Updated June 28, 2018**
Continuing Friday, July 13 to Friday, August 3, 2018


Time: 24 hrs/daily

Duration: 5 days

Direction: Port City Water Partners will be reducing Rothesay Avenue to one lane of traffic in both directions at Russell Street from the overpass to McLean Street. The current east bound lanes will be closed in this area. Traffic turning south from Rothesay Avenue to Russell Street will be intermittently reduced to one lane with traffic control in place.

Traffic will be slowed at the intersection of Rothesay Avenue and Russell Street.

Specific Area: Rothesay Avenue and Russell Street intersection.

Access: Businesses within the construction zone are open and will remain accessible to the public while the work is underway.

The road will also remain accessible to emergency service vehicles and local area residents.

Description of Work: Port City Water Partners will be completing hydro vac excavation work to verify underground services which is required to rehabilitate the existing water transmission mains, as part of the construction phase of the City of Saint John’s Safe Clean Drinking Water Project.

Motorists are advised to plan their travel accordingly, reduce speeds in construction zones, observe signage, and drive safely. Work commencement and completion times are subject to change. Weather permitting.

Updated Wednesday, February 21, 2018

Street: City Road 

Date: Sunday, February 25, 2018

Time: 7 a.m. - 8 p.m.

Duration: One (1) day

Direction: Traffic will be reduced to one lane in front of 146 City Road in both directions

Description of Work:
 Infrastructure installation/upgrades 

Updated, Thursday, February 15, 2018

Motorists are advised of the following traffic interruptions:

Streets: Rothesay Avenue from Russell Street to McLean Street

Date: Tuesday, February 20, 2018

Time: 8 am - 6 pm

Duration: 1 day

Direction: Port City Water Partners will be intermittently reducing the eastbound lanes on Rothesay Avenue to one lane at Russell Street to McLean Street. In addition, the turning lanes on Russell Street onto Rothesay Avenue will be reduced to one lane, and both south turning lanes from Rothesay Avenue to Russell Street will be reduced to one lane.

The traffic flow will not be affected in the two (2) westbound lanes of Rothesay Avenue.

On occasion, traffic will be slowed at the intersection of Russell Street and Rothesay Avenue.

Specific Area:
Rothesay Avenue and Seeley Street intersection.

Access: Businesses within the construction zone are open and will remain accessible to the public while the work is underway.

The road will also remain accessible to emergency service vehicles and local area residents.

Description of Work: Port City Water Partners will be continuing construction work which is required to rehabilitate the existing water transmission mains, as part of the construction phase of the City of Saint John’s Safe Clean Drinking Water Project.

Motorists are advised to plan their travel accordingly, reduce speeds in construction zones, observe signage, and drive safely. Work commencement and completion times are subject to change. Weather permitting.

Updated Wednesday, February 14, 2018

Street: Union Street

Date: Thursday, February 15, 2018

Time: 8:30 a.m. - 4 p.m.

Duration: One (1) day

Direction: Road is closed to thru traffic between Waterloo Street and Carmarthen Street 

Description of Work:
 Road repair/reconstruction

Updated Tuesday, February 13, 2018

On behalf of The Department of Transportation & Infrastructure

PUBLIC NOTICE
SAINT JOHN HARBOUR BRIDGE
(ROUTE 1)
REDUCED TO ONE LANE


The Department of Transportation & Infrastructure wishes to advise the motoring public that the easttbound lane of the Harbour Bridge (Route 1) will be reduced to one lane starting on Wednesday, February 14, 2018 at 9am to end of day.

The westbound lane will also be reduced to one lane for a short time during this window.

This lane closure is necessary to carry out routine maintenance on the bridge. Signage will be in place.

The Department of Transportation & Infrastructure apologizes for any inconvenience this may cause. The department reminds motorist to reduce speed and drive safely.

Updated Monday, February 12, 2018

Street: Grandview Avenue

Date: Tuesday, February 13, 2018

Time: 8 a.m. - 4 p.m.

Duration: One (1) day

Direction: A marked detour will be in effect close to the intersection of Bayside Drive, in both directions

Description of Work:
 Asphalt resurfacing 

Street: Bayside Drive

Date: Tuesday, February 13, 2018

Time: 8 a.m. - 4 p.m.

Duration: One (1) day

Direction: A marked detour will be in effect between Red Head Road and Grandview Avenue, east bound

Description of Work:
 Road repair/reconstruction

East bound traffic (Bayside Drive toward Grandview Avenue)
Will be routed further up Bayside Drive, then through the Grandview Industrial Park, then on to Grandview Avenue

West bound traffic (Grandview Avenue toward Bayside Drive)
Will pass through on to Bayside Drive with intermittent temporary stops. Traffic lights will be fully operational

Updated Friday, February 9, 2018

Motorists and Pedestrians are advised of the following interruptions:

Streets: Saint Patrick Street sidewalk closed on the south side of the 
Canada Games Aquatic Centre.

Duration: Until further notice.

Description: Snow and ice on the Canada Games Aquatic Centre are falling
off the roof onto the sidewalk.

Motorists are reminded to use caution as pedestrians may use streets to 
travel.  Motorists and pedestrians are reminded to observe signage.

Thank you for your patience.

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Street: Bayside Drive

Date: Friday, February 9, 2018

Time: 1 p.m. - 4 p.m.

Duration: One (1) day

Direction: A marked detour will be in effect between Red Head Road and Grandview Avenue, east bound 

Description of Work:
 Road repair/reconstruction 

Updated Monday, February 5, 2018

Street: Union Street

Date: Tuesday, February 6, 2018

Time: 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Duration: One (1) day

Direction: A marked detour will be in effect between Carmarthen Street and Waterloo Street, west bound

Description of Work:
 Infrastructure installation/upgrades 

Updated Thursday, February 1, 2018

Street: Union Street

Date: Friday, February 2, 2018

Time: 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Duration: One (1) day

Direction: A marked detour will be in effect between Carmarthen Street and Waterloo Street, west bound.

Description of Work:
 Infrastructure installation/upgrades 

Updated Wednesday, January 31, 2018

Motorists are advised of the following traffic interruptions:

Streets: Rothesay Avenue from Thorne Avenue to railway tracks

Date: Thursday, February 8, 2018

Time: 8 am – 6 pm

Duration: 1 day

Direction:
Port City Water Partners will be intermittently reducing the eastbound traffic to one (1) lane on Rothesay Avenue from Thorne Avenue to the railway tracks.

Motorists travelling eastbound on Rothesay Avenue will be merged into one single eastbound lane with traffic control in place. The traffic flow will not be affected in the two (2) westbound lanes.

Traffic may be slowed occasionally to permit the inspection of new water services on Rothesay Avenue.

Specific Area: Rothesay Avenue from the intersection at Rothesay Avenue and Thorne Avenue through to the railway tracks.

Description of Work: Port City Water Partners and the City of Saint John will be completing inspection in concrete chambers as part of the construction phase of the City of Saint John’s Safe Clean Drinking Water Project.

Motorists are advised to plan their travel accordingly, reduce speeds in construction zones, observe signage, and drive safely. Work commencement and completion times are subject to change. Weather permitting.

Updated Friday, January 26, 2018

Motorists are advised of the following traffic interruptions:

Streets: Loch Lomond Road from Foley Court to Jean Street 

Date: Monday, January 29 to Wednesday, January 31, 2018

Time: 8 a.m. - 6 p.m. daily

Duration: 3 days

Direction: Loch Lomond Road will be reduced to one (1) lane of alternating traffic. Traffic control will be in place.

Specific Area: Loch Lomond Road from Foley Court to Jean Street

Description of Work: Port City Water Partners will be completing work inside a concrete chamber as part of the construction phase of the City of Saint John’s Safe Clean Drinking Water Project.

Motorists are advised to plan their travel accordingly, reduce speeds in construction zones, observe signage, and drive safely. Work commencement and completion times are subject to change. Weather permitting.

Updated Wednesday, January 24, 2018

Motorists are advised of the following traffic interruptions:

Streets: Loch Lomond Road

Date: Friday, January 26 to Wednesday, January 31, 2018

Time: 8 a.m. - 6 p.m. daily

Duration: 6 days

Direction: Two (2) lanes of traffic will be maintained in either direction, however, traffic will be reduced to one (1) lane causing traffic to be slowed in both directions. Traffic control will be in place.

Specific Area: Loch Lomond Road from Foley Court to Jean Street

Description of Work:
Port City Water Partners will be completing work inside a concrete chamber as part of the construction phase of the City of Saint John’s Safe Clean Drinking Water Project.

Motorists are advised to plan their travel accordingly, reduce speeds in construction zones, observe signage, and drive safely. Work commencement and completion times are subject to change. Weather permitting.

Updated Thursday, January 18, 2018

Streets: Saint Patrick Street

Date: Friday, January 19, 2018

Time: 9 a.m. - 1 p.m. 

Duration: one (1) day

Direction:

Saint Patrick Street - Traffic will be reduced one lane, north bound.

Bottom of King Street - Right hand north bound lane closed. Bus lane will remain open.

Water Street - Traffic will be reduced to one lane, north bound.

Description of work: Infrastructure installation / upgrades

Updated Friday, January 12, 2018

Motorists are advised of the following traffic interruptions:

Streets: Rothesay Avenue from Thorne Avenue to Reserve Street

Date: Monday, January 15 to Wednesday, January 31, 2018

Time: 24 hours/daily

Duration: 17 days

Direction: Port City Water Partners will continue closing the eastbound lanes on Rothesay Avenue, from Thorne Avenue to Reserve Street. 

Motorists travelling eastbound on Rothesay Avenue will be merged into one of the two westbound lanes. The other westbound lane will remain open to westbound traffic. This traffic deviation will effectively reduce Rothesay Avenue from four lanes to two lanes in either direction. 

On occasion, traffic will be slowed in both directions, allowing for the installation of new water services on Rothesay Avenue.

Specific Area: Rothesay Avenue from the intersection at Rothesay Avenue and Thorne Avenue through to Reserve Street.

Access: Businesses within the construction zone are open and will remain accessible to the public while the work is underway.  

The road will also remain accessible to emergency service vehicles and local area residents.

Description of Work:
Port City Water Partners will be continuing construction work which is required to rehabilitate the existing water transmission mains, as part of the construction phase of the City of Saint John’s Safe Clean Drinking Water Project.

Motorists are advised to plan their travel accordingly, reduce speeds in construction zones, observe signage, and drive safely. Work commencement and completion times are subject to change. Weather permitting.

Updated Wednesday, January 10, 2018

Motorists and pedestrians are advised of the following traffic interruptions: 

Street: South Market Street

Date: Thursday, January 11, 2018

Time: 7:30 a.m. - 11 a.m. 

Direction: Temporarily closed


Description of Work:  City Market Tower Preservation Project

Street: Top of North Market Street

Date: Thursday, January 11, 2018

Time: 9 a.m. - 10 a.m. 

Direction: Temporarily closed

Description of Work:  City Market Tower Preservation Project

Updated Friday, December 22, 2017

 

Motorists are advised of the following traffic interruptions:

Streets: Rothesay Avenue from Thorne Avenue to Saint Catherine Street

Date: Continuing Tuesday, January 2 to Wednesday, January 31, 2018

Time: 24 hours/daily

Duration: 30 days

Direction: Port City Water Partners will continue closing the eastbound lanes on Rothesay Avenue, from Thorne Avenue to Saint Catherine Street.

Motorists travelling eastbound on Rothesay Avenue will be merged into one of the two westbound lanes. The other westbound lane will be open. This traffic deviation will effectively reduce Rothesay Avenue from four lanes to two lanes in either direction.

On occasion, traffic will be slowed in both directions, allowing for the installation of new water services on Rothesay Avenue.

Specific Area: Rothesay Avenue from the intersection at Rothesay Avenue and Thorne Avenue through to Saint Catherine Street.

Access:
Businesses within the construction zone are open and will remain accessible to the public while the work is underway.

The road will also remain accessible to emergency service vehicles and local area residents.

Description of Work: Port City Water Partners will be continuing construction work which is required to rehabilitate the existing water transmission mains, as part of the construction phase of the City of Saint John’s Safe Clean Drinking Water Project.

Motorists are advised to plan their travel accordingly, reduce speeds in construction zones, observe signage, and drive safely. Work commencement and completion times are subject to change. Weather permitting.

 

Updated Friday, December 1, 2017

 

Street: South Market Street  

Date: Friday, December 1, 2017

Time: 4 p.m. -  10 p.m. 

Duration: One (1) day

Direction: Road will be closed 

Event: Uptown Sparkles 

Updated Wednesday, November 29, 2017

Street: Bay Street

Date: Wednesday, November 29, 2017

Direction: The City is advising motorists to avoid Bay Street between Ridgewood Veterans Wing and the train bridge

Description of Work:
 Water main break 

Updated Tuesday, November 28, 2017

 

Street: Chesley Drive 

Date: Tuesday, November 28, 2017

Time: 9 a.m. - 4 p.m.

Duration: Two (2) days

Direction: A marked detour will be in effect between Main Street (North) and Hilyard Street in both directions

Description of Work:
 Asphalt resurfacing 

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Street: Hilyard Street

Date: Tuesday, November 28, 2017

Time: 9 a.m. - 6 p.m.

Duration: Two (2) days

Direction: Road is closed to thru traffic between Simonds Street and Chesley Drive in both directions

Description of Work:
 Asphalt resurfacing 

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Street: Loch Lomond Road 

Date: Tuesday , November 28, 2017

Time: 9 a.m. - 2 p.m.

Duration: One (1) day

Direction: Traffic will be reduced to one lane between Jean Street and Courtenay Avenue, West bound

Description of Work:
 Asphalt resurfacing 

Updated Monday, November 27, 2017

 

Motorists are advised of the following traffic interruptions:

Streets: Loch Lomond Road and Bayside Drive intersection

Date: Tuesday, November 28 to Friday, December 8, 2017

Time: 8 a.m. - 5 p.m. daily

Duration:
11 days

Direction: Two (2) lanes of traffic will be maintained in all direction. At times the Seely Street right turn lane will be closed; however, a right turn lane will be made further south to allow traffic to travel west on Thorne Avenue. Traffic may be slowed in both directions.

Specific Area: Loch Lomond Road, Bayside Drive, Thorne Avenue and Seely Street intersection.

Description of Work:
Port City Water Partners will be completing sidewalk work and landscaping as part of the construction phase of the City of Saint John’s Safe Clean Drinking Water Project.

Motorists are advised to plan their travel accordingly, reduce speeds in construction zones, observe signage, and drive safely. Work commencement and completion times are subject to change. Weather permitting.

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Street: University Avenue 

Date: Monday, November 27, 2017

Time: 9 a.m. - 2 p.m.

Duration: One (1) day

Direction: Traffic will be reduced to one lane between Arlington Crescent and Varsity Street, East bound 

Description of Work:
 Asphalt resurfacing 

Updated Friday, November 24, 2017


Street:
 Chesley Drive / Hilyard Street

Date: Friday, November 24, 2017

Duration: One day

Direction: A marked detour will be in effect close to the intersection of Hilyard Street and Chesley Drive, in both directions 

Description of Work:
 asphalt resurfacing 

Updated Thursday, November 23, 2017

Intersection of Chesley Drive and Hilyard Street is now open to all traffic including Hilyard Street between Chesley Drive and Simonds Street

Updated Wednesday, November 22, 2017

City crews continue to work in the area 

Motorists are advised of the following traffic interruptions:

Street: Intersection: Chesley Drive/Hilyard Street

Date: Tuesday, November 21, 2017

Duration: Until further notice

Direction: Hilyard Street is closed to all traffic between Chesley Drive and Simonds Street. Chesley Drive/Hilyard Street intersection will be reduced to one lane of traffic in both directions. Traffic will be slow moving on Chesley Drive, however, not disrupted. Detour is Main Street North via Chesley Drive. 

Description of Work:
Water main leak

If you experience dirty or cloudy water, it is recommended that you take a few minutes to turn on each of the water taps to flush out the water in your plumbing. This will remove the water that has been sitting in the pipes and will draw cleaner, fresher water into your plumbing.

The Municipal Operations and Saint John Water Customer Service line operates 24/7 by calling 658-4455.

Updated Tuesday, November 21, 2017

 

Street: Intersection: Chesley Drive/Hilyard Street

Date: Tuesday, November 21, 2017

Duration: Until further notice

Direction: Hilyard Street is closed to all traffic between Chesley Drive and Simonds Street. Traffic will be slow moving on Chesley Drive, however, not disrupted. Detour is Main Street North via Chesley Drive. 

Description of Work: Water main leak

Updated Monday, November 20, 2017

Street: Duck Cove Lane 

Date: Thursday, November 23, 2017

Time: 8 a.m. - 4 p.m.

Duration: One (1) day

Direction: Road is closed to thru traffic between Sand Cove Road and Cherry Tree Lane in both directions

Description of Work: Asphalt resurfacing 

Updated Friday, November 17, 2017

Motorists are advised of the following traffic interruptions:

Streets:
Loch Lomond Road

Date: Starting Friday, November 17, 2017 to Friday, November 24, 2017

Time: 7 a.m. - 6 p.m.

Duration:
8 days

Direction: Two (2) single lanes of traffic will be maintained in either direction; however, at times traffic may be reduced to one lane with traffic control in place.

Specific Area: Loch Lomond Road from Hickey Road to Bon Accord Drive.

Description of Work: Port City Water Partners will be completing asphalt/coring as part of the testing. This work is a part of the construction phase of the City of Saint John’s Safe Clean Drinking Water project.

Motorists are advised to plan their travel accordingly, reduce speeds in construction zones, observe signage, and drive safely. Work commencement and completion times are subject to change. Weather permitting.

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Streets: Loch Lomond Road

Date: Starting Friday, November 17 to Friday, November 24, 2017

Time: 7 a.m. - 6 p.m. daily

Duration: 8 days

Direction: Two (2) single lanes of traffic will be maintained in either direction; however, traffic will be slowed in both directions. At times traffic may be reduced to one lane with traffic control in place.

Specific Area: East bound lane of Loch Lomond Road between Courtenay Avenue and McDonald Street.

Description of Work: Port City Water Partners will be completing asphalt coring in the east bound lane as part of the construction phase of the City of Saint John’s Safe Clean Drinking Water Project.

Motorists are advised to plan their travel accordingly, reduce speeds in construction zones, observe signage, and drive safely. Work commencement and completion times are subject to change. Weather permitting.

Updated Wednesday, November 15, 2017

Motorists are advised of the following traffic interruptions:

Streets: Westmorland Road

Date: Starting Thursday, November 16 to Thursday, November 30, 2017

Time: 8 a.m. - 6 p.m. daily

Duration: 15 days

Direction: Two (2) single lanes of traffic will be maintained in either direction; however, at times traffic will be reduced to one lane with traffic control in place.

Specific Area: Westmorland Road from Tisdale Lane to Ellerdale Street.

Description of Work: Port City Water Partners will be completing work inside concrete chambers as part of the construction phase of the City of Saint John’s Safe Clean Drinking Water Project.

Motorists are advised to plan their travel accordingly, reduce speeds in construction zones, observe signage, and drive safely. Work commencement and completion times are subject to change. Weather permitting.

Updated Tuesday, November 7, 2017

Motorists are advised of the following traffic interruptions:

Streets: Commerce Drive

Date: Starting Wednesday, November 8 to Friday, November 17, 2017

Time: 7 a.m. – 6 p.m.

Duration: 10 days

Direction: Two (2) lanes of traffic will be maintained on Commerce Drive in either direction. At times traffic may be reduced to one lane with traffic control in place.

Specific Area: North of the intersection of Commerce Drive and Loch Lomond Road.

Description of Work: Port City Water Partners will be completing asphalt testing as part of the construction phase of the City of Saint John’s Safe Clean Drinking Water Project.

Motorists are advised to plan their travel accordingly, reduce speeds in construction zones, observe signage, and drive safely. Work commencement and completion times are subject to change. Weather permitting.

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Motorists are advised of the following traffic interruptions:

Streets: Champlain Drive

Date: Starting Tuesday, November 7, 2017 to Friday, November 17, 2017

Time: 7 a.m. – 6 p.m.

Duration: 11 days

Direction: Champlain Drive will be reduced to two lanes of traffic in either direction. At times traffic may be reduced to one lane with traffic control in place.

Specific Area: Champlain Drive, approximately 150 m south of Loch Lomond Road.

Description of Work: Port City Water Partners will be completing asphalt testing, as part of the construction phase of the City of Saint John’s Safe Clean Drinking Water Project.

Motorists are advised to plan their travel accordingly, reduce speeds in construction zones, observe signage and drive safely. Work commencement and completion times are subject to change, weather permitting.

Updated Monday, November 6, 2017

 

Street: Kennebecasis Drive 

Date: Tuesday, November 7, 2017

Time: 8 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.

Duration: One (1) day

Direction: A marked detour will be in effect between Crown Hill Crescent and Beach Crescent in both directions

Description of Work: Water main repairs 

Updated Thursday, October 26, 2017

Motorists are advised of the following traffic interruptions:

Streets: Loch Lomond Road

Date: Thursday, October 26, 2017

Time: 8 a.m. - 6 p.m. daily

Duration: One (1) day

Direction: Two (2) lanes of traffic will be maintained in either direction, however, traffic will be slowed in both directions.

Specific Area: Loch Lomond Road from Civic #120 to Jean Street

Description of Work:
Port City Water Partners will be completing the collection of core samples/asphalt testing as part of the construction phase of the City of Saint John’s Safe Clean Drinking Water Project.

Motorists are advised to plan their travel accordingly, reduce speeds in construction zones, observe signage, and drive safely. Work commencement and completion times are subject to change. Weather permitting.

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Streets: Westmorland Road

Date: Starting Thursday, October 26 to Wednesday November 1, 2017

Time: 8 a.m. - 6 p.m. daily

Duration: 7 days

Direction: Two (2) lanes of traffic will be maintained in either direction, however, traffic will be slowed in both directions.

Specific Area: Westmorland Road and Tisdale Lane

Description of Work: Port City Water Partners will be completing curb work and the milling/placement of asphalt and as part of the construction phase of the City of Saint John’s Safe Clean Drinking Water Project.

Motorists are advised to plan their travel accordingly, reduce speeds in construction zones, observe signage, and drive safely. Work commencement and completion times are subject to change. Weather permitting.

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Streets: Hickey Road, from Bruce Lane to Latimore Lake Road, and Bruce Lane

Date: Starting Saturday, October 28 to Thursday, November 30, 2017

Time: 7 a.m. - 7 p.m. Intermittently

Duration: 5 weeks

Direction: At times, traffic will be reduced to one lane with traffic control in place.

Specific Area: Hickey Road from the intersection at Latimore Lake Road through to Bruce Lane.

Description of Work: Port City Water Partners will be completing intermittent construction work activities over the next five weeks, as part of the construction phase of the City of Saint John’s Safe Clean Drinking Water Project.

Motorists are advised to plan their travel accordingly, reduce speeds in construction zones, observe signage, and drive safely. Work commencement and completion times are subject to change. Weather permitting.

Updated Monday, October 23, 2017

Motorists are advised of the following traffic interruptions:

Streets: Martha Avenue at Cindy Lee Street

Date: Starting Friday, October 20 to Thursday, November 30, 2017

Time: 7 a.m. - 7 p.m. Intermittently

Duration: 6 weeks

Direction: At times, traffic will be reduced to one lane with traffic control in place.

Specific Area: Martha Avenue at the intersection at Cindy Lee Street

Description of Work: Port City Water Partners will be completing intermittent construction work activities over the next six weeks, as part of the construction phase of the City of Saint John’s Safe Clean Drinking Water Project.

Motorists are advised to plan their travel accordingly, reduce speeds in construction zones, observe signage, and drive safely. Work commencement and completion times are subject to change. Weather permitting.

Updated Friday, October 20, 2017

Street: Fundy Drive 

Date: Friday, October 20, 2017

Duration: Until Tuesday, October 24, 2017

Direction: Fundy Drive will be closed to traffic at the intersection of Fundy Drive, Argyle Street and Havelock Street, east and west bound 

Description of Work: Water main break 

Updated Monday, October 16, 2017

Street: Crown Street

Date: Tuesday, October 17, 2017

Time: 9 a.m. - 7 p.m.

Duration: One (1) day

Direction: Traffic will be reduced to one lane between Queen Street and Leinster Street in both directions

Description of Work: Asphalt resurfacing 

Updated Thursday, October 5, 2017

Street: Linton Road 

Date: Thursday, October 5, 2017

Time: 9 a.m. - 4 p.m.

Duration: One (1) day

Direction: Traffic will be reduced to one lane close to the intersection of Fairville Boulevard in both directions

Description of Work: Road repair/reconstruction 

Updated Wednesday, October 4, 2017

Street: Kennebecasis Drive 

Date: Wednesday, October 4, 2017

Time: 9 a.m. - 4 p.m.

Duration: One (1) day

Direction: Road is closed to thru traffic between 1019 Kennebecasis Drive and Tucker Park, North bound.  Access to properties and businesses within this closed section including the ferry will be maintained. 

Description of Work: Road repair/reconstruction 

Updated Tuesday, October 3, 2017

Street: Main Street West

Date: Wednesday, October 4, 2017

Time: 6 a.m. - 6 p.m.

Duration: One (1) day

Direction: Traffic will be reduced to one lane between Church Avenue and Charles Street West in both directions

Description of Work: Asphalt resurfacing 

Updated Monday, October 2, 2017

Street: Main Street West between Simms Corner and Church Avenue

Date: Tuesday, October 3, 2017

Time: 6 a.m. - 8 p.m.

Duration: One (1) day

Direction: Traffic will be reduced to one lane between Simms Corner and Church Avenue in both directions 

Description of Work: Asphalt resurfacing 

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Street: Church Avenue

Date: Tuesday, October 3, 2017

Time: 6 a.m. - 8 p.m.

Duration: Two (2) days

Direction: Traffic will be reduced to one lane between Main Street West and Prospect Street in both directions 

Description of Work: Asphalt resurfacing 

Updated Friday, September 22, 2017

 

Street: Rothesay Avenue

Date: Saturday, September 23, 2017  between the hours of 8am and 4 PM

Duration: One (1) day

Description: Traffic lights at the intersections of Rothesay Ave. at Retail Dr. and Rothesay Ave. at Ashburn Rd.  will not be working. Stop signs will be placed on Ashburn and also on Retail.  Rothesay Ave. will become the thoroughfare .

Expect traffic backups and avoid the area if possible. 

Description of work: Upgrades to the traffic light system

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Street: Manchester Avenue

Date: Tuesday, September 26, 2017 at 8 am until 4pm

Duration: One (1) day

Direction: Traffic will be reduced to one lane in front of 387 Manchester Avenue (Between Carle Avenue and Glenwood Drive) East bound 

Description of work: Water main repairs

 

Updated Friday, September 15, 2017

Full Closure 

Street: Mystery Lake Drive

Date: Starting Monday, September 18, 2017 at 8 a.m. until Friday, September 22, 2017 at 5 p.m. 

Duration: Five (5) days

Direction: Mystery Lake Drive will be closed to thru traffic from Golden Grove Road to Coldbrook Crescent in both directions 

Description of Work: Infrastructure installation/upgrades 

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Street: King Street

Date: Sunday, September 17, 2017

Time: 7 a.m. – 7 p.m. 

Duration: One (1) day

Direction: Road will be closed to thru traffic between Chipman Hill and Charlotte Street in both directions 

Description of Work: Asphalt resurfacing 

Updated Wednesday, September 13, 2017

 

On behalf of Gateway Operations

Gateway Operations wishes to advise the public of an overnight closure to the Wall Street/Somerset Street underpass structure. 

This overnight closure will take place on Friday, September 15, 2017. 

During the closure period, between the hours of 6pm and 6am, all travel over the structure in the southbound to northbound direction will be strictly prohibited. 

Traffic traveling along Route 1 will also be impacted near the structure as lanes on the highway will be restricted in this area. 

The public is encouraged to follow detour signage or avoid the area if at all possible during the closure period.

Gateway Operations apologizes for any inconvenience this closure may cause.

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Gateway Operations wishes to advise the public of five overnight closures to the Wall Street/Somerset Street underpass structure.

These overnight closures will take place between Sunday, September 17, 2017 and Thursday, September 21, 2017. 

During the closure periods, between the hours of 6pm and 6am, all travel over the structure in both directions will be strictly prohibited. 

Traffic traveling along Route 1 will also be impacted near the structure as lanes on the highway will be restricted in this area. 

The public is encouraged to follow detour signage or avoid the area if at all possible during the closure period.

Gateway Operations apologizes for any inconvenience this closure may cause.

Updated Monday, September 11, 2017

Street: Main Street West from Simms Corner to Church Avenue

Date: Monday, September 11, 2017

Time: 7 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Duration: One (1) day

Direction: Traffic will be reduced to one lane from Simms Corner to Church Avenue

Description of Work: Asphalt resurfacing 

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On behalf of Gateway Operations

Traffic Advisory: Overnight Closures of Wall Street/Somerset Street Underpass Structure 


Gateway Operations wishes to advise the public of upcoming closures to the Wall Street/Somerset Street underpass structure. 

The next overnight closure will take place on Monday, September 11, 2017. 

Specific dates of subsequent closures will be communicated at least 2 days prior to each closure, and are subject to the progress of the work.

During the closure period between the hours of 6pm and 6am, all travel over the structure will be strictly prohibited in both directions

Traffic traveling along Route 1 will also be impacted near the structure as lanes on the highway will be restricted in this area. 

The public is encouraged to follow detour signage or avoid the area if at all possible during the closure periods.

Gateway Operations apologizes for any inconvenience these closures may cause.
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Streets: Loch Lomond Road from Hickey Road to Bon Accord Drive

Date: Continuing Saturday, September 16, 2017 until November 30, 2017

Time:
7 a.m. - 9 p.m. daily

Duration: three (3) months

Direction:

Port City Water Partners will be closing down portions of the eastbound lane on Loch Lomond Road from Hickey Road to Bon Accord Drive.

Motorists travelling eastbound on Loch Lomond Road will be merged into the centre turning lane and the existing eastbound lane will be closed.

Motorists travelling westbound on Loch Lomond Road will not be rerouted.
On occasion, traffic will be stopped in both directions, allowing for the installation of new services and asphalting.

Specific Area: Loch Lomond Road from the intersection at Loch Lomond Road and Hickey Road through to Bon Accord Drive.

Access: Businesses within the construction zone are open and will remain accessible to the public while the work is underway.

The road will also remain accessible to emergency service vehicles and local area residents.

Description of Work: Port City Water Partners will be completing construction work over the next three (3) months. This work is required to rehabilitate the existing water transmission mains, as part of the construction phase of the City of Saint John’s Safe Clean Drinking Water project.

Motorists are advised to plan their travel accordingly, reduce speeds in construction zones, observe signage, and drive safely. Work commencement and completion times are subject to change. Weather permitting.

 

Updated Friday, September 8, 2017

Motorists are advised of the following traffic interruptions:

Streets: Loch Lomond Road from Westmorland Road to Intersection of Bayside Drive and Loch Lomond Road

Date: September 15, 2017 until September 30, 2017

Time: 7:30 a.m to 8:30 p.m. daily

Duration: 15 days

Direction: On occasion, one eastbound lane will be closed with traffic flow being diverted into one of the remaining three (3) eastbound lanes.

The two (2) westbound lanes will be stop and go traffic or a lane deviation as required to allow for the installation of a temporary water line.

Specific Area: Loch Lomond Road from Westmorland Road to the intersection of Bayside Drive and Loch Lomond Road.

Description of Work:
 Port City Water Partners will be completing work locating existing water infrastructure and completing testing as part of the construction phase of the City of Saint John’s Safe Clean Drinking Water Project.

Motorists are advised to plan their travel accordingly, reduce speeds in construction zones, observe signage, and drive safely. Work commencement and completion times are subject to change. Weather permitting.

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Streets: Loch Lomond Road from Courtenay Avenue to McDonald Street

Date: Starting Friday, September 15, 2017 until September 30, 2017

Time: 7:30 a.m to 8:30 p.m. daily

Duration: 15 days

Direction: The two eastbound lanes will be closed and the two westbound lanes will be utilized for two-way traffic, in the east and west directions.

Specific Area: Loch Lomond Road from Courtenay Avenue to McDonald Street

Description of Work: Port City Water Partners will be completing work locating existing water infrastructure and completing testing as part of the construction phase of the City of Saint John’s Safe Clean Drinking Water Project.

Motorists are advised to plan their travel accordingly, reduce speeds in construction zones, observe signage, and drive safely. Work commencement and completion times are subject to change. Weather permitting.

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Street: Main Street West from Simms Corner to Church Avenue

Date:
Sunday, September 10, 2017

Time: 12 noon - 9 p.m.

Duration: One (1) day

Direction: Traffic will be reduced to one lane from Simms Corner to Church Avenue

Description of Work: Asphalt resurfacing
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Street: Leeward Lane

Date: 
Friday, September 8, 2017

Time: 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Duration: One (1) day

Direction: Road will be closed at the end 

Description of Work: Stormwater upgrades

 
 
 

 

Updated Thursday, September 7, 2017

Street: King Street

Date: Sunday, September 10, 2017

Time: 7 a.m. – 12 noon 

Duration: One (1) day

Direction: Road will be closed to thru traffic between Chipman Hill and Charlotte Street in both directions 

Description of Work: Asphalt resurfacing 

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Motorists and pedestrians are advised of the following traffic interruptions: 


Street: South Market Street

Date: Thursday, September 7, 2017

Time: Starting at 5 p.m. for approximately one (1) hour - Weather permitting

Duration: One (1) day

Direction: Top of South Market Street will be temporarily closed

Description of Work: Delivery of materials to be off loaded and hoisted into position for the Saint John City Market Tower Preservation Project

Updated Tuesday, September 5, 2017

Motorists and pedestrians are advised of the following traffic interruptions: 

Street: Charlotte Street (one lane closed) from North Market Street to King Street, as well as the top of South Market Street will be closed

Date: Sunday, September 10, 2017

Time: 7 a.m. until approximately 10 a.m. 

Duration: One (1) day

Direction: Charlotte Street (one lane closed) from North Market Street to King Street, as well as the top of South Market Street will be closed 

Description of Work: Delivery of a structural element as well as the use of a boom truck/crane to off load and hoist into position 

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Update: Traffic Advisory: Overnight Closures of Wall Street/Somerset Street Underpass Structure 

On behalf of Gateway Operations

Gateway Operations wishes to advise the public of upcoming closures to the Wall Street/Somerset Street underpass structure.

The first of 4 overnight closures will take place on Wednesday, September 6, 2017.

Specific dates of subsequent closures will be communicated at least 2 days prior to each closure, and are subject to the progress of the work.

During the closure periods, between the hours of 6pm and 6am, all travel over the structure will be strictly prohibited in one direction.

Traffic traveling from north to south will be impacted during the first two closures with traffic traveling south to north being impacted for the final two closures.

Traffic traveling along Route 1 will also be impacted near the structure as lanes on the highway will be restricted in this area.

The public is encouraged to follow detour signage or avoid the area if at all possible during the closure periods.
Gateway Operations apologizes for any inconvenience these closures may cause.

Updated Friday, September 1, 2017

Motorists are advised of the following traffic interruptions:

Street:
 Crown Street

Date: Tuesday, September 5, 2017

Time: 7 a.m. - 7 p.m.

Duration: One (1) day

Direction: Traffic will be reduced to one lane between Leinster Street and Queen Street in both directions

Description of Work: Asphalt resurfacing 

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Streets: Latimore Lake Road

Date: September 8, 2017 until November 30, 2017

Time: 7:30 a.m to 8:30 p.m. daily

Duration: 84 days

Direction: The east bound lane will periodically be reduced in size with occasional stop and go traffic in both directions. If required, a temporary road deviation will be provided.

Specific Area: End of Latimore Lake Road at Latimore Lake

Description of Work: Port City Water Partners will be completing work locating existing water infrastructure and completing testing as part of the construction phase of the City of Saint John’s Safe Clean Drinking Water Project.

Motorists are advised to plan their travel accordingly, reduce speeds in construction zones, observe signage, and drive safely. Work commencement and completion times are subject to change. Weather permitting.

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Streets: Loch Lomond Road from McAllister Drive to Commerce Drive

Date: September 8, 2017 until September 29, 2017

Time: 7:30 a.m to 8:30 p.m. daily

Duration: 21 days

Direction: The west bound lane will periodically be reduced in size with occasional stop and go traffic in both directions.

Specific Area: Loch Lomond Road from McAllister Drive to Commerce Drive.

Description of Work: Port City Water Partners will be completing work locating existing water infrastructure and completing testing as part of the construction phase of the City of Saint John’s Safe Clean Drinking Water Project.

Motorists are advised to plan their travel accordingly, reduce speeds in construction zones, observe signage, and drive safely. Work commencement and completion times are subject to change. Weather permitting.

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Streets: Loch Lomond Road from Westmorland Road to Intersection of Bayside Drive and Loch Lomond Road

Date: September 8, 2017 until September 15, 2017

Time: 7:30 a.m to 8:30 p.m. daily

Duration: 8 days

Direction: One west bound lane will be closed with traffic flow being diverted into one of the remaining 3 west bound lanes. The 2 east bound lanes will not be affected.

Specific Area: Loch Lomond Road from Westmorland Road to the intersection of Bayside Drive and Loch Lomond Road.

Description of Work:
Port City Water Partners will be completing work locating existing water infrastructure and completing testing as part of the construction phase of the City of Saint John’s Safe Clean Drinking Water Project.

Motorists are advised to plan their travel accordingly, reduce speeds in construction zones, observe signage, and drive safely. Work commencement and completion times are subject to change. Weather permitting.

 

Updated Thursday, August 31, 2017

Street: Sand Cove Road 

Date: Thursday, August 31, 2017

Time: 8 a.m. - 8 p.m.

Duration: One (1) day

Direction: Traffic will be reduced to one lane between Bleury Street and Driftwood Lane in both directions

Description of Work: Asphalt resurfacing 

Updated Tuesday, August 29, 2017

Traffic Advisory: Overnight Closures of Wall Street/Somerset Street Underpass Structure 

On behalf of Gateway Operations

Gateway Operations wishes to advise the public of upcoming closures to the Wall Street/Somerset Street underpass structure.

The first of 4 overnight closures will take place on Tuesday, September 5, 2017. 

Specific dates of subsequent closures will be communicated at least 2 days prior to each closure, and are subject to the progress of the work. 

During the closure periods, between the hours of 6pm and 6am, all travel over the structure will be strictly prohibited in both directions. 

Traffic traveling along Route 1 will also be impacted near the structure as lanes on the highway will be restricted in this area. 

The public is encouraged to follow detour signage or avoid the area if at all possible during the closure periods.

Gateway Operations apologizes for any inconvenience these closures may cause.

Updated Friday, August 25, 2017

Motorists are advised of the following traffic interruptions:

Street: 
Canterbury Street from King Street to Princess Street, and Grannan Lane

Date: 
Saturday, August 26, 2017

Time: 
5 p.m. – 2 a.m.

Duration: 
One (1) day

Direction: 
Roads closed to thru traffic

Event:
Moonlight Bazaar 

Updated Thursday, August 24, 2017

Traffic Advisory: Route 1 Temporary Lane Closures - Extended 

On behalf of Gateway Operations


Gateway Operations wishes to advise the public that the temporary closures of the acceleration and deceleration lanes near kilometer 119.7, Route 1, in both the eastbound and westbound directions, will be extended for an additional two weeks, to September 11, 2017.

Gateway Operations apologizes for any inconvenience this may cause.

Updated Friday, August 18, 2017

 

Canterbury Street between Princess and King Streets, and Grannan Lane
will be closed to traffic this evening, Friday,  August 18 for the
Third Shift Festival. The closure will begin at 4:30 pm.

Information for Tall Ships

 

Updated Wednesday, August 16, 2017

Motorists are advised of the following traffic interruptions:

Street: 
Beaconsfield Avenue

Date: 
Wednesday, August 16, 2017

Time: 
8 a.m. - 6 p.m.

Duration: 
One (1) day

Direction: 
Road is closed to thru traffic between Sea Street and Woodville Road in both directions

Description of Work: 
Asphalt resurfacing 

Updated Tuesday, August 15, 2017

 

Street: Kierstead Road 

Date: Tuesday, August 15, 2017

Time: 8 a.m. - 4 p.m.

Duration: One (1) day

Direction: Road is closed to thru traffic between Manawagonish Road and Fairville Boulevard in both directions 

Description of Work: Asphalt resurfacing 

Updated Tuesday, August 8, 2017

Traffic Advisory: Marathon by the Sea

The organizers of the 2017 Emera Marathon by the Sea would like to advise residents and motorists that a number of traffic and safety plans have been put in place for this year’s event.

The run will begin at the Diamond Jubilee Cruise Terminal at 8:00 a.m. on Sunday, August 13, and follow a mapped route across the City, leading back to the terminal for the finish line.  

Traffic interruptions:

One eastbound lane over the Harbour Bridge as well as the off ramp to Chesley Drive and City Centre will be closed between 6:30 a.m. and 3:00 p.m. on Sunday, August 13. The speed limit in the one remaining eastbound lane in advance of and over the bridge will be reduced to 50KM/H. Marathon participants will run in the closed lane. 

Police and traffic control personnel will be stationed across the bridge, and at major intersections and access points along the race route to safely manage and redirect traffic.

Motorists should expect traffic delays, and are asked to drive with caution, and obey traffic signage, cones, and flaggers at all times. 

Visit www.marathonbythesea.com for a detailed race map. For more information, please contact the organizers of Marathon by the Sea. 

 

Updated Friday, August 4, 2017

 

Motorists are advised of the following traffic interruptions:

Street: Kierstead Road 

Date: Friday, August 4, 2017

Time: 8 a.m. - 4 p.m.

Duration: One (1) day

Direction: Road is closed to thru traffic between Manawagonish Road and Fairville Boulevard  

Description of Work: Road repair/reconstruction 


Updated Thursday, August 3, 2017

Motorists are advised of the following traffic interruptions:

Street: 
Charlotte Street

Date: Friday, August 4, 2017

Time: 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Duration: One (1) day

Direction: Traffic will be reduced to one lane between King Street and King Square South (in front of 85 Charlotte Street) South bound

Description of Work: Water main repairs

Updated Tuesday, August 1, 2017

 

Motorists are advised of the following traffic interruptions:

Streets: Rothesay Avenue and McLean Street from Thorne Avenue to Spencer Street

Date: Starting Tuesday, August 8, 2017

Time: 24 hours/daily

Duration: four (4) months

Direction:

Port City Water Partners will be closing the eastbound lanes on Rothesay Avenue, from Thorne Avenue to St. Catherine Street. Traffic will also be reduced to one lane on McLean Street from St. Catherine Street to Spencer Street.

Motorists travelling eastbound on Rothesay Avenue will be merged into one of the two westbound lanes. The other westbound lane will be open. This traffic deviation will effectively reduce Rothesay Avenue from four lanes to two lanes in either direction.

Motorists travelling on McLean Street will yield to traffic in either direction between St. Catherine Street and Spencer Street.

On occasion, traffic will be stopped in both directions, allowing for the installation of new water services on both Rothesay Avenue and McLean Street.

Specific Area:

Rothesay Avenue from the intersection at Rothesay Avenue and Thorne Avenue through to St. Catherine Street.

McLean Street from St. Catherine Street to Spencer Street.

Access: Businesses within the construction zone are open and will remain accessible to the public while the work is underway.

The road will also remain accessible to emergency service vehicles and local area residents.

Description of Work: Port City Water Partners will be completing construction work over the next four (4) months. This work is required to rehabilitate the existing water transmission mains, as part of the construction phase of the City of Saint John’s Safe Clean Drinking Water project.

Motorists are advised to plan their travel accordingly, reduce speeds in construction zones, observe signage, and drive safely. Work commencement and completion times are subject to change. Weather permitting.

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Information Notice: McAllister Drive - Water Main Renewal - Phase 2 


The City of Saint John, through its contractor, MIDI Construction Ltd., is planning to renew water main on McAllister Drive, from #402 McAllister Drive to the intersection of McAllister Drive and Mountain View Drive. 

This work is tentatively scheduled to begin on August 8, 2017 with an anticipated completion date of October 15, 2017, weather and conditions permitting.

A minimum of one lane of traffic in each direction will be maintained on McAllister Drive.  The City has requested that access be maintained to residential driveways and businesses.  We will attempt to minimize any inconvenience but disruptions can be expected.   

The City is cognizant of the fact that the planned work will be an inconvenience during the time in which it is being carried out, however the work being done is necessary to replace existing infrastructure which is in poor condition.

Your patience during this time of improvement is greatly appreciated.  If you have any inquiries or concerns regarding the above mentioned project, please contact 658-4455.

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Motorists are advised of the following traffic interruptions:

Streets: Loch Lomond Road from Courtenay Avenue to McDonald Street

Date: Continuing Monday, July 31, 2017 until August 14, 2017

Time: 7:30 a.m to 8:30 p.m. daily

Direction: The two east bound lanes will be closed and the two west bound lanes will be utilized for two-way traffic, in the east and west directions.

Specific Area: Loch Lomond Road from Courtenay Avenue to McDonald Street

Description of Work: Port City Water Partners will be completing work locating existing water infrastructure and completing testing as part of the construction phase of the City of Saint John’s Safe Clean Drinking Water Project.

Motorists are advised to plan their travel accordingly, reduce speeds in construction zones, observe signage, and drive safely. Work commencement and completion times are subject to change. Weather permitting. 

Updated Wednesday, July 26, 2017

Motorists are advised of the following traffic interruptions:

Street: 
Princess Street

Date: Thursday, July 27, 2017

Time: 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Duration: One (1) day

Direction: Road is closed to thru traffic between Carmarthen Street and Wentworth Street in both directions

Description of Work: Water main repairs

Updated Friday, July 21, 2017

On behalf of Gateway Operations

Gateway Operations wishes to advise the public of an immediate detour being established on Route 1.

Traffic heading eastbound into the City on Route 1 will be detoured at Exit 114, onto Route 100/Manawagonish Road and back onto Route 1 at Exit 119 (Catherwood Street/Bleury Street).

Traffic heading into the City from Route 7 will be detoured onto Route 100/Manawagonish Road and back onto Route 1 at Exit 119 (Catherwood Street/Bleury Street).

This detour will remain in effect as emergency repairs are completed on a section of the highway.

Updated Thursday, July 20, 2017

Motorists are advised of the following traffic interruptions:

Street: 
Main Street West

Date: Friday, July 21, 2017

Time: 7:30 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.

Duration: One (1) day

Direction: A marked detour will be in effect between Charles Street West and Ready Street, east bound 

Description of Work: Sewerage system 

Updated Wednesday, July 19, 2017

Motorists are advised of the following traffic interruptions:

Streets:
Champlain Drive 

Date: Starting Monday, July 24, 2017 to Friday, July 28, 2017

Time: Starting at 6:30 AM July 24, 2017

Duration: 5 days

Direction: Champlain Drive will be reduced to two lanes of traffic in either direction. One lane will be dropped to allow for heavy equipment to turn.

Specific Area: Close to the intersection of Champlain Drive and Loch Lomond Road.

Description of Work: Port City Water Partners will be completing construction work, as part of the construction phase of the City of Saint John’s Safe Clean Drinking Water Project.

Motorists should take caution when approaching the construction area as heavy truck traffic can be expected from July 24 until July 28.

Motorists are advised to plan their travel accordingly, reduce speeds in construction zones, observe signage and drive safely. Work commencement and completion times are subject to change, weather permitting.

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On behalf of Gateway Operations

Gateway Operations wishes to advise the public of temporary lane restrictions on Route 1.

Beginning Monday, July 24, 2017, portions of the acceleration/deceleration lanes in both the eastbound and westbound directions near km 119.7 on the west side of Saint John will be closed.

The restrictions are scheduled to be in place for up to 5 consecutive weeks and are necessary to complete repairs to the concrete retaining walls.

Gateway Operations apologizes for any inconvenience.

Updated Tuesday, July 18, 2017

Motorists are advised of the following traffic interruptions:

Streets: Loch Lomond Road from Courtenay Avenue to McDonald Street

Date: Starting Monday, July 24, 2017 until July 31, 2017

Time: 7:30 a.m to 8:30 p.m. daily

Duration: Seven days

Direction: The two east bound lanes will be closed and the two west bound lanes will be utilized for two-way traffic, in the east and west directions.

Specific Area: Loch Lomond Road from Courtenay Avenue to McDonald Street

Description of Work: Port City Water Partners will be completing work locating existing water infrastructure and completing testing as part of the construction phase of the City of Saint John’s Safe Clean Drinking Water Project.

Motorists are advised to plan their travel accordingly, reduce speeds in construction zones, observe signage, and drive safely. Work commencement and completion times are subject to change. Weather permitting.

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Streets: Ocean Westway from Spruce Lake to Manawagonish Road

Date: Starting Saturday, July 22, 2017 until August 12, 2017

Time: 24 hours/daily

Duration: 21 days

Direction: Traffic will be reduced to one lane in both directions.

Specific Area: Ocean Westway from Spruce Lake to Manawagonish Road

Description of Work: Port City Water Partners will be completing work locating existing water infrastructure and completing testing as part of the construction phase of the City of Saint John’s Safe Clean Drinking Water Project.

Motorists are advised to plan their travel accordingly, reduce speeds in construction zones, observe signage, and drive safely. Work commencement and completion times are subject to change. Weather permitting.

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Beginning July 17, 2017 

This project involves renewing the two concrete bus lay‐by areas near #52 King Street.

At certain times during construction, traffic will be reduced to one travel lane for both directions.

Please observe the construction signage and drive carefully through the construction zone.

Anticipated completion: August 18, 2017

Please click here for information.

Updated Monday, July 17, 2017

 

Motorists are advised of the following traffic interruptions:

Street: 
Bridge Road 

Date: Starting Tuesday, July 18, 2017

Time: 9 a.m. - 3 p.m.

Duration: Three  (3) days

Direction: Traffic will be reduced to one lane in both directions. Flaggers will direct traffic. 

Description of Work: Sidewalk installation 

Updated Friday, July 7, 2017

 

Motorists are advised of the following traffic interruptions:

Intersection: Rothesay Avenue and McAllister Drive 

Date: Saturday, July 8, 2017

Time: 8:30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.

Duration: One day

Description of Work: Traffic lanes will be reduced in both directions to allow for work on traffic light upgrades. The traffic lights will be off, and flaggers will be in place to direct motorists. The public should expect delays and drive with caution in the area.

 

Updated Tuesday, July 4, 2017

Motorists are advised of the following traffic interruptions:

Street:
Majors Brook Drive

Date: Tuesday, July 4, 2017

Time: 9 a.m. - 6 p.m.

Duration: One (1) day

Direction: Traffic will be reduced to one lane between McAllister Drive and Consumers Drive in both directions

Description of Work: Asphalt resurfacing
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Street: Consumers Drive

Date: Wednesday, July 5, 2017 and Thursday, July 6, 2017

Time: 7 a.m. - 6 p.m.

Duration: Two (2) days

Direction: Traffic will be reduced to one lane between Majors Brook Drive and Westmorland Road in both directions

Description of Work: Asphalt resurfacing
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Street: Canterbury Street

Date: Wednesday, July 5, 2017

Time: 7 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Duration: One (1) day

Direction: Road is closed to thru traffic between Grannan Street and Princess Street Southbound 

Description of Work: Water main repairs

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Street: Castle Street

Date: Tuesday, July 4, 2017

Time: 9 a.m. - 12 p.m.

Duration: One (1) day

Direction: Road is closed to thru traffic between Waterloo Street and parking lot in both directions 

Description of Work: Asphalt resurfacing

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Street: Virginia Street

Date: Tuesday, July 4, 2017

Time: 12 p.m. - 6 p.m.

Duration: One (1) day

Direction: Road is closed to thru traffic between Mount Pleasant Avenue East and Loch Lomond Place in both directions 

Description of Work: Asphalt resurfacing

Updated Wednesday, June 28, 2017

Motorists are advised of the following traffic interruptions:

Street:
Rothesay Avenue at the intersections of Ashburn Lake Road and Retail Drive

Date: Thursday, June 29, 2017

Time: Approximately 5 a.m. - 10 a.m.

Duration: One (1) day

Direction: The traffic lights will not be operating on Rothesay Avenue at the intersections of Ashburn Lake Road and Retail Drive. 

Motorists are advised to expect delays and avoid the area if possible.  

Description of Work: Crews will be on site upgrading the traffic signal light system. 

Motorists are advised to plan their travel accordingly, reduce speeds in construction zones, observe signage, and drive safely. Work commencement and completion times are subject to change. Weather permitting.

Updated Friday, June 23, 2017

Motorists are advised of the following traffic interruptions:

Street: 
Chesley Drive, in front of Ocean Steel 

Date: Monday, June 26, 2017

Time: 7:30 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Duration: One (1) day

Direction: Traffic will be reduced to one lane westbound

Description of Work: Infrastructure repair

Updated Thursday, June 22, 2017

Motorists are advised of the following traffic interruptions:

Street:
Rothesay Avenue from Thorne Avenue to Haymarket Square 

Date: Starting Sunday evening, June 25, 2017

Time: 24 hrs/day

Duration: Three (3) days – Five (5) days

Direction: Traffic will be reduced to one lane in both directions 

Description of Work: Infrastructure repair

Motorists are advised to plan their travel accordingly, reduce speeds in construction zones, observe signage, and drive safely. Work commencement and completion times are subject to change. Weather permitting.

Updated Friday, June 16, 2017

 

REMINDER

*Please note that businesses within the construction zone are open and will remain accessible to the public while the work is underway. 

Effective June 19, 2017

Motorists are advised of the following traffic interruptions:

Streets: Westmorland Road from Ellerdale Street to Loch Lomond Road

Date: Starting Monday, June 19, 2017 until October 7, 2017

Time: Continuous seven (7) days per week for the full duration of road closure

Duration:
120 days

Direction: Motorists travelling eastbound on Westmorland Road will be detoured along Loch Lomond Road, onto either Saint Anne, Rockcliffe or Ridge Streets to return onto Westmorland Road eastbound.

Motorists travelling westbound on Westmorland Road will be detoured along Ellerdale Street, onto either Saint Anne, Rockcliffe or Ridge Streets onto Loch Lomond Road westbound and to the intersection of Westmorland Road and Loch Lomond Road.

Please note that public transit routes and regular school bus routes will change as a result of scheduled work on Westmorland Road.

Specific Area: Westmorland Road from the intersection at Loch Lomond Road and Westmorland Road through to the intersection at Westmorland Road and Ellerdale Street.

Description of Work: Port City Water Partners will be completing construction work over the next 120 days, installing infrastructure and completing road work as part of the construction phase of the City of Saint John’s Safe Clean Drinking Water Project.

Motorists are advised to plan their travel accordingly, reduce speeds in construction zones, observe signage, and drive safely. Work commencement and completion times are subject to change. Weather permitting.

Updated Wednesday, June 14, 2017

Street: Loch Lomond Road

Date: Starting Thursday, June 15, 2017

Time: 7 a.m. - 7 p.m.

Duration: two (2) days 

Direction: Traffic will be reduced to one lane between Gibbon Avenue and Charles Street East in both directions

Description of Work: Asphalt resurfacing 
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On behalf of The Department of Transportation and Infrastructure 

PUBLIC NOTICE
MILL STREET VIADUCT
EASTBOUND RAMP (Red Rose Building)
FULL CLOSURE

The Department of Transportation and Infrastructure advises the motoring public that the eastbound ramp at the Mill Street exit near the Red Rose Building will be closed on Wednesday, June 14, 2017 starting at 10 a.m. and it will reopen in the evening.

In addition, the ramp will also close on Thursday, June 15, 2017 starting at 10 a.m. and will reopen at the end of day.

This closure is necessary to carry out repairs on the structure. Detour signage will be in place.  

The Department apologizes for any inconvenience this may cause and reminds the public to drive safely.

Please click here for public notice

Updated Tuesday, June 13, 2017

 

Street: McAllister Drive near civic number 315

Date: Starting Tuesday, June 13, 2017

Time: 24 hours/day

Duration: Two (2) days

Direction: Traffic will be reduced to one lane westbound 

Description of Work: Road repair/reconstruction 

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Effective June 20, 2017

Motorists are advised of the following traffic interruptions:


Streets: Commerce Drive from the intersection of Loch Lomond Road and Commerce Drive to the point where 3 lanes merge into 2 lanes on Commerce Drive.

Date: Starting Tuesday, June 20, 2017 through to July 7, 2017

Time: 7 a.m. - 9 p.m. Monday through Friday

Duration: 14 Days

Specific Area: Port City Water Partners will be closing down the northbound lane on Commerce Drive from the intersection of Loch Lomond Road and Commerce Drive to the point where 3 lanes reduce down to 2 lanes on Commerce Drive.

Direction: Two (2) lanes of traffic will be maintained in either direction; however, on occasion traffic will be stopped to allow equipment to enter the work area.

Description of Work: Port City Water Partners will be completing construction work over the next three (3) weeks. This work is required to install transmission mains, as part of the construction phase of the City of Saint John’s Safe Clean Drinking Water project.

Motorists are advised to plan their travel accordingly, reduce speeds in construction zones, observe signage, and drive safely. Work commencement and completion times are subject to change. Weather permitting.

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Starting June 20,2017 through to July 7, 2017

Motorists are advised of the following traffic interruptions:

Streets : Hickey Road, from Kerr Road to Latimore Lake Road

Date : Starting Tuesday, June 20, 2017 to July 7, 2017

Time : 7 a.m. - 6 p.m. Monday through Friday

Duration : 14 days

Direction : Traffic will be reduced to one lane in both directions

Specific Area : Hickey Road from the intersection at Latimore Lake Road through to the Kerr Road

Description of Work : Port City Water Partners will be completing construction work over the next 14 days, as part of the construction phase of the City of Saint John’s Safe Clean Drinking Water Project.

Motorists are advised to plan their travel accordingly, reduce speeds in construction zones, observe signage, and drive safely. Work commencement and completion times are subject to change. Weather permitting.

Updated Friday, June 9, 2017

Motorists are advised of the following traffic interruptions:

Streets: Loch Lomond Road from Westmorland Road to McDonald Street

Date: Starting June 10, 2017 until June 19, 2017

Time:
7 a.m.- 6 p.m. Saturday through Monday

Duration: 10 days

Direction: Two (2) lanes of traffic will be maintained in either direction, however, occasionaly, traffic will be stop and go in both directions to allow equipment to move on and off the roadway.

Specific Area: Loch Lomond Road from the intersection at Loch Lomond Road and Westmorland Road through to the intersection at Loch Lomond Road and McDonald Street.

Description of Work: Port City Water Partners will be completing construction work over the next 10 days, removing equipment and installing infrastructure on the roadside as part of the construction phase of the City of Saint John’s Safe Clean Drinking Water Project.

Motorists are advised to plan their travel accordingly, reduce speeds in construction zones, observe signage, and drive safely. Work commencement and completion times are subject to change. Weather permitting.

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Street: Ellerdale Street

Date: Monday, June 12, 2017

Time: 8 a.m. - 4 p.m. 

Duration: one (1) day 

Direction: Road is closed to thru traffic between Ridge Street and Rockcliffe Street in both directions

Description of Work: Asphalt resurfacing 

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Street: Hillcrest Road
 
Date: Monday, June 12, 2017

Time: 8 a.m. - 6 p.m. 

Duration: one (1) day 

Direction: Road is closed to thru traffic between Churchland Road and Nina Street in both directions

Description of Work: Asphalt resurfacing 

Updated Thursday, June 8, 2017

Traffic Advisory: Westmorland Road from Ellerdale Street to Loch Lomond Road

Effective June 19, 2017

Motorists are advised of the following traffic interruptions:

Streets: Westmorland Road from Ellerdale Street to Loch Lomond Road

Date: Starting Monday, June 19, 2017 until October 7, 2017

Time: Continuous seven (7) days per week for the full duration of road closure

Duration:
120 days

Direction: Motorists travelling eastbound on Westmorland Road will be detoured along Loch Lomond Road, onto either Saint Anne, Rockcliffe or Ridge Streets to return onto Westmorland Road eastbound.

Motorists travelling westbound on Westmorland Road will be detoured along Ellerdale Street, onto either Saint Anne, Rockcliffe or Ridge Streets onto Loch Lomond Road westbound and to the intersection of Westmorland Road and Loch Lomond Road.

Please note that public transit routes and regular school bus routes will change as a result of scheduled work on Westmorland Road.

Specific Area: Westmorland Road from the intersection at Loch Lomond Road and Westmorland Road through to the intersection at Westmorland Road and Ellerdale Street.

Description of Work: Port City Water Partners will be completing construction work over the next 120 days, installing infrastructure and completing road work as part of the construction phase of the City of Saint John’s Safe Clean Drinking Water Project.

Motorists are advised to plan their travel accordingly, reduce speeds in construction zones, observe signage, and drive safely. Work commencement and completion times are subject to change. Weather permitting.

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Traffic Advisory: Loch Lomond Road from Eldersley Avenue to Javin Hill Drive

Effective Monday, June 12, 2017

Motorists are advised of the following traffic interruptions:

Street:
 Loch Lomond Road from Eldersley Avenue to Javin Hill Drive

Date: Starting Monday, June 12, 2017

Time:
Monday, June 12, 2017:
12 p.m. - 7 p.m.
Tuesday, June 13, 2017: 7 a.m. - 7 p.m.
Wednesday, June 14, 2017: 7 a.m. - 7 p.m.

Duration: three (3) days

Direction: Traffic will be reduced to one lane between Eldersley Avenue and Javin Hill Drive in both directions

Description of Work: Asphalt resurfacing 

Motorists are advised to plan their travel accordingly, reduce speeds in construction zones, observe signage, and drive safely. Work commencement and completion times are subject to change. Weather permitting.

Updated Wednesday, June 7, 2017

Street: Crown Street

Date: Thursday, June 8, 2017

Time: 8:30 a.m. - 5:30 p.m. 

Duration: one (1) day 

Direction: Traffic lights/flaggers will direct traffic between Princess Street and Duke Street in both directions

Description of Work: Water main repairs

Updated Tuesday, June 6, 2017

Effective June 6, 2017

Motorists are advised of the following traffic interruptions:


Streets: Ocean Westway from King William Road to Manawagonish Road

Date: Starting Tuesday, June 6, 2017 until June 30, 2017

Time: 24 hours / day

Duration: 25 days

Direction:
Traffic will be reduced to one lane in both directions with a Traffic Light setup located at the route 7 overpass.

Specific Area: Ocean Westway at Route 7 overpass.

Description of Work: Port City Water Partners will be completing work locating existing water infrastructure as part of the construction phase of the City of Saint John’s Safe Clean Drinking Water Project.

Motorists are advised to plan their travel accordingly, reduce speeds in construction zones, observe signage, and drive safely. Work commencement and completion times are subject to change. Weather permitting.

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On behalf of The Department of Transportation & Infrastructure 

PUBLIC NOTICE
SAINT JOHN HARBOUR BRIDGE 
WESTBOUND (ROUTE 1) AND EASTBOUND
REDUCED TO ONE LANE CLOSURES

The Department of Transportation & Infrastructure wishes to advise the motoring public that the westbound lane of the Harbour Bridge (Route 1) will be reduced to one lane starting on Monday, June 12, 2017 at 10 a.m.  

In addition, the eastbound lane will also be reduced to one lane starting Wednesday, June 14, 2017 at 10 a.m.

These lane closures are necessary to carry out routine maintenance on the bridge and will take approximately two days to complete.

Signage will be in place.  

The Department of Transportation & Infrastructure apologizes for any inconvenience this may cause.

The department reminds motorists to reduce speed and drive safely.

Please click here for public notice

Updated Friday, June 2, 2017

Effective June 8, 2017

Motorists are advised of the following traffic interruptions:

Streets: Westmorland Road

Date: Starting Thursday, June 8, 2017 until June 19, 2017

Time: 8 a.m. - 6 p.m. daily

Duration: 12 days

Direction: Two (2) lanes of traffic will be maintained in either direction, however, traffic will be slowed in both directions

Specific Area: Westmorland Road from Ellerdale Street to Kilburn Avenue

Description of Work: Port City Water Partners will be completing work on locating existing water infrastructure, milling asphalt and rock breaking as part of the construction phase of the City of Saint John’s Safe Clean Drinking Water Project.

Motorists are advised to plan their travel accordingly, reduce speeds in construction zones, observe signage, and drive safely. Work commencement and completion times are subject to change. Weather permitting.

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Updated Friday, June 2, 2017

Traffic Advisory Update

Streets: Josselyn Road

Date: until June 18, 2017

Time: 8 a.m. - 6 p.m. daily

Direction: Traffic will be reduced to one lane in both directions

Specific Area: Josselyn Road

Description of Work: Port City Water Partners will be completing work locating existing water infrastructure, asphalting and completing testing as part of the construction phase of the City of Saint John’s Safe Clean Drinking Water Project.

Motorists are advised to plan their travel accordingly, reduce speeds in construction zones, observe signage, and drive safely. Work commencement and completion times are subject to change. Weather permitting.

Updated Monday, May 29, 2017

Major Traffic Disruptions at Union and St Patrick Streets
 
Work will result in improved pedestrian access and traffic flows.
 
Motorists who use Union and St Patrick streets and approaches are advised that a project to renew traffic signaling infrastructure will result in significant traffic delays. Work will begin Wednesday, May 31 and is expected to continue until the end of July.
 
The project will result in improvements to the islands at the intersection, installation of new traffic and pedestrian lights and the addition of audible signals and a fourth crosswalk. Signaling patterns at the intersection will also improve traffic flow.
 
During construction, there will be a number of lane closures within the intersection and temporary traffic control lights will be in place. Delays are expected. Motorists are advised to plan for extra time during their commute, or to take alternate routes if possible.
 
Please observe the construction signage and temporary traffic control measures, and drive carefully through the construction zone. 
 
The City of Saint John thanks you for your patience while we work to improve safety, accessibility and traffic flows in our city.

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Street: Bridge Road (West) 

Date: Starting Monday, May 29, 2017

Duration: Approximately one (1) week

Direction: One westbound lane is closed 

Description of Work: Road repair/reconstruction 

Updated Friday, May 26, 2017

 

Updated at 12:50 p.m.

Fairville Boulevard between Kierstead Road and Manawagonish Road is now open

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Road Closures due to Flooding

Motorists are advised of the following closures:

Fairville Boulevard between Kierstead Road and Manawagonish Road

Please observe all posted signage and barricades.

Motorists are reminded to keep headlights on, drive with extreme caution, reduce speed and avoid areas that are flooding.

Additional roads may be closed if needed.

Updated Thursday, May 25, 2017

Street: Consumers Drive

Date: Starting Thursday, May 25, 2017

Time: 1 p.m. - 7 p.m.

Duration: two (2) days 

Direction: Traffic will be reduced to one lane between Majors Brook Drive and Westmorland Road in both directions

Description of Work: Asphalt resurfacing

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Street: Majors Brook Drive

Date: Starting Thursday, May 25, 2017

Time: 1 p.m. - 7 p.m.

Duration: two (2) days

Direction: Traffic will be reduced to one lane between McAllister Drive and Consumers Drive in both directions

Description of Work: Asphalt resurfacing

Updated Tuesday, May 23, 2017

*Updated Monday, June 19, 2017: Work extended until June 30, 2017

Effective May 29, 2017 Motorists are advised of the following traffic interruptions: Streets: Fallsview Drive Date: Starting Monday, May 29, 2017 until June 16, 2017 (*Work extended until June 30, 2017) Time: 8 a.m. - 6 p.m. daily Direction: Traffic will be reduced from three lanes to two lanes, with one lane in either direction. Specific Area: Fallsview Drive Description of Work: Port City Water Partners will be completing work locating existing water infrastructure, asphalting and completing testing as part of the construction phase of the City of Saint John’s Safe Clean Drinking Water Project. Motorists are advised to plan their travel accordingly, reduce speeds in construction zones, observe signage, and drive safely. Work commencement and completion times are subject to change. Weather permitting.

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Street: Sydney Street

Date: Starting Tuesday, May 23, 2017

Duration: four (4) weeks 

Direction: Traffic lights/flaggers will direct traffic at the intersection of Sydney Street and King Square North.  Renewal of the intersection will require removal of traffic light infrastructure.  Temporary traffic control measures will be in place to direct traffic in both directions.

Description of Work: Infrastructure installation/upgrades

Updated Tuesday, May 16, 2017

 

Street: Manawagonish Road 

Date: Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Time: 8:30  a.m. - 4:00 p.m. 

Duration: one (1) day 

Direction: Road is closed to thru traffic between Kierstead Road/Manchester Avenue intersection and Birch Street in both directions

Description of Work: Asphalt resurfacing

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Street: Manawagonish Road

Date: Thursday, May 18, 2017

Time: 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. 

Duration: one (1) day 

Direction: A marked detour will be in effect for a road closure between Manchester Avenue and Birch Street, in both directions. 

Description of Work: Infrastructure installation / upgrades 

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Street: Loch Lomond Road 

Date: Starting Tuesday, May 23 until Thursday, May 25, 2017 

Time: 7:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m. daily 

Duration: three (3) day 

Direction: Traffic will be reduced to one lane between Eldersley Avenue and Javin Hill Drive AND between Gibbon Avenue and Charles Street East in both directions. 

Description of Work: Asphalt resurfacing

 

Updated Friday, May 12, 2017

Street: Loch Lomond Road (near civic number 2370)

Date: Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Time: 8:00 a.m. - 6 p.m. 

Duration: one (1) day 

Direction: Traffic will be reduced to one lane

Description of Work: Infrastructure installation / upgrades 

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Street: King Square South (Charlotte Street to Sydney Street)

Date: Monday, May 15, 2017

Time: 6:30 a.m. - 9 p.m. 

Duration: one (1) day 

Direction: There will be no lanes open for local traffic

Description of Work: Equipment delivery

Motorists are advised to plan their travel accordingly, reduce speeds in construction zones, observe signage, and drive safely. Work commencement and completion times are subject to change. Weather permitting.

Updated Thursday, May 11, 2017

 

Effective May 11, 2017

Motorists are advised of the following traffic interruptions:


Streets: Ocean Westway from Spruce Lake to Manawagonish Road

Date: May 11, 2017 until May 31, 2017

Time: 8 a.m. - 6 p.m. daily

Direction: Traffic will be reduced to one lane in both directions.

Specific Area: Ocean Westway from Spruce Lake to Manawagonish Road

Description of Work: Port City Water Partners will be completing work locating existing water infrastructure, asphalting and completing testing as part of the construction phase of the City of Saint John’s Safe Clean Drinking Water Project.

Motorists are advised to plan their travel accordingly, reduce speeds in construction zones, observe signage, and drive safely. Work commencement and completion times are subject to change. Weather permitting.

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Effective May 16, 2017

Motorists are advised of the following traffic interruptions:


Streets: Josselyn Road

Date: Starting Tuesday, May 16, 2017 until May 31, 2017

Time: 8 a.m. - 6 p.m. daily

Duration: 16 days

Direction: Traffic will be reduced to one lane in both directions.

Specific Area: Josselyn Road

Description of Work: Port City Water Partners will be completing work locating existing water infrastructure, asphalting and completing testing as part of the construction phase of the City of Saint John’s Safe Clean Drinking Water Project.

Motorists are advised to plan their travel accordingly, reduce speeds in construction zones, observe signage, and drive safely. Work commencement and completion times are subject to change. Weather permitting.

Updated Tuesday, May 9, 2017

 

Street: Manawagonish Road 

Date: Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Time: 8:30 a.m. - 1 p.m. 

Duration: one (1) day 

Direction: Road is closed to thru traffic between Kierstead Road/Manchester Avenue intersection and Birch Street in both directions

Description of Work: Asphalt resurfacing

Updated Saturday, May 6, 2017

 

Road Closures due to Flooding

Motorists are advised of the following closures:

  • Fairville Boulevard between Kierstead Road and Manawagonish Road
  • Beach Road
  • Lawrence Long Road
  • Dominion Park Road

Please observe all posted signage and barricades. Motorists are reminded to keep headlights on, drive with extreme caution, reduce speed, avoid areas that are flooding, and observe all signage and road barricades.

Additional roads may be closed if needed.

 

Updated Tuesday, May 2, 2017

 

Street: Dever Road

Date: Wednesday, May 3, 2017

Time: 8:30 a.m. - 12 p.m. 

Duration: one (1) day 

Direction: Road is closed to thru traffic between Roderick Row and Manchester Avenue in both directions

Description of Work: Asphalt resurfacing

Updated Wednesday, April 26, 2017

 

Street: Garden Street

Date: Thursday, April 27, 2017

Time: 9 a.m. - 2 p.m. 

Duration: one (1) day 

Direction: Road is closed to thru traffic between Coburg Street and Hazen Street, South bound 

Description of Work: Road repair/reconstruction 

Updated Friday, April 21, 2017

 

Street: Garden Street

Date: Monday, April 24, 2017

Time: 9 a.m. - 2 p.m. 

Duration: one (1) day 

Direction: Road is closed to thru traffic between Coburg Street and Hazen Street, South bound 

Description of Work: Road repair/reconstruction 

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Street: Manawagonish Road 

Date: Tuesday, April 25, 2017

Time: Starting at 8 a.m.

Duration: one (1) day 

Direction: Traffic will be reduced to one lane near civic number 1800. Flaggers will direct traffic. 

Description of Work: Fire hydrant repairs

Motorists are advised to plan their travel accordingly, reduce speeds in construction zones, observe signage, and drive safely. Work commencement and completion times are subject to change. Weather permitting.

Updated Tuesday, April 11, 2017

Motorists are advised of the following traffic interruptions:

Street: Clyde Street

Date: Starting Monday, April 17, 2017

Time: 24 hours/day

Duration: Two (2) weeks

Direction: Road is closed to thru traffic between City Road and Forest Street in both directions

Description of Work: Infrastructure installation/upgrades

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Street: Forest Street

Date: Starting Monday, April 17, 2017

Time: 24 hours/day

Duration: Two (2) weeks

Direction: Road is closed to thru traffic between Clyde Street and Meadow Street in both directions

Description of Work: Infrastructure installation/upgrades

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Traffic Advisory: Champlain Drive

Motorists are advised of the following traffic interruptions:

Starting April 17, 2017


Street: Champlain Drive

Date: Starting Monday, April 17, 2017

Time: 6:30 a.m. – 9:00 p.m., Monday to Friday

Duration: Approximately seven (7) Weeks

Direction: Champlain Drive will be reduced to one lane of traffic in either direction. One lane will be dropped to allow heavy equipment to turn.

Specific Area: Close to the intersection of Champlain Drive and Loch Lomond Road.

Description of Work: Port City Water Partners will be completing construction work, installing a construction access road off Champlain Drive and transmission piping across the road as part of the construction phase of the City of Saint John’s Safe Clean Drinking Water Project.

Motorists should take caution when approaching the construction area as heavy truck traffic can be expected from April 17 until the first week of June 2017.

Motorists are advised to plan their travel accordingly, reduce speeds in construction zones, observe signage and drive safely. Work commencement and completion times are subject to change, weather permitting.

Updated Monday, April 10, 2017

 

Traffic Advisory: Loch Lomond Road (from Hickey Road to Bon Accord Drive)

Motorists are advised of the following traffic interruptions:

Effective April 17, 2017


Streets: Loch Lomond Road from Hickey Road to Bon Accord Drive

Date: Starting Monday, April 17, 2017

Time: 7 a.m.- 9 p.m. Monday through Friday

Duration: Six (6) months

Direction: Port City Water Partners will be closing down the eastbound lane on Loch Lomond Road from Hickey Road to Bon Accord Drive.

Motorists travelling eastbound on Loch Lomond Road will be merged into the centre turning lane and the existing eastbound lane will be closed.

Motorists travelling westbound on Loch Lomond Road will not be rerouted.
On occasion, traffic will be stopped in both directions, allowing for the installation of new services.

Specific Area:
Loch Lomond Road from the intersection at Loch Lomond Road and Hickey Road through to Bon Accord Drive.

Access: Businesses within the construction zone are open and will remain accessible to the public while the work is underway. The road will also remain accessible to emergency service vehicles and local area residents.

Description of Work: Port City Water Partners will be completing construction work over the next six (6) months. This work is required to rehabilitate the existing water transmission mains, as part of the construction phase of the City of Saint John’s Safe Clean Drinking Water project.

Motorists are advised to plan their travel accordingly, reduce speeds in construction zones, observe signage, and drive safely. Work commencement and completion times are subject to change. Weather permitting.

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Traffic Advisory: Loch Lomond Road (from Westmorland Road to McDonald Street)

Motorists are advised of the following traffic interruptions:

Effective April 17, 2017


Streets: Loch Lomond Road from Westmorland Road to McDonald Street

Date: Starting Monday, April 17, 2017 until June 16, 2017

Time: 24 hours/day

Duration: 60 days

Direction: Motorists travelling eastbound on Loch Lomond Road will be detoured along Westmorland Road, onto Kilburn Avenue, then onto Ellerdale Street and onto either Saint Anne, Rockcliffe or Ridge Streets to return onto Loch Lomond Road eastbound.

Motorists travelling westbound on Loch Lomond Road will be detoured along McDonald Street, onto Mount Pleasant Avenue East, then onto Bayside Drive toward the intersection of Loch Lomond Road and Thorne Avenue.

Please note that public transit routes and regular school bus routes will change as a result of scheduled work on Loch Lomond Road.

Specific Area: Loch Lomond Road from the intersection at Loch Lomond Road and Westmorland Road through to the intersection at Loch Lomond Road and McDonald Street.

Access: Businesses within the construction zone will remain accessible to the public while the work is underway.

The road will also remain accessible to emergency service vehicles and local area residents.

Description of Work: Port City Water Partners will be completing construction work over the next 60 days, installing infrastructure and completing road work as part of the construction phase of the City of Saint John’s Safe Clean Drinking Water Project.

Motorists are advised to plan their travel accordingly, reduce speeds in construction zones, observe signage, and drive safely. Work commencement and completion times are subject to change. Weather permitting.

We encourage citizens to visit www.saintjohn.ca to stay informed of all City-wide traffic notifications. 

Updated Monday, April 3, 2017

Traffic Advisory: Ocean Westway Effective April 7, 2017 Motorists are advised of the following traffic interruptions:
Streets:
Ocean Westway from King William Road to Manawagonish Road Date: Starting Friday, April 7, 2017 until April 20, 2017 Time: 8 a.m. - 6 p.m. daily
Duration:
14 days Direction: Traffic will be reduced to one lane in both directions Specific Area: Ocean Westway at Route 7 overpass Description of Work: Port City Water Partners will be completing work locating existing water infrastructure as part of the construction phase of the City of Saint John’s Safe Clean Drinking Water Project. Motorists are advised to plan their travel accordingly, reduce speeds in construction zones, observe signage, and drive safely. Work commencement and completion times are subject to change. Weather permitting.

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As we enter into what is going to be a heavy construction season, the City of Saint John will once again post all traffic advisories on a single, dedicated “Traffic Advisories” page on www.saintjohn.ca.  

We encourage citizens, including media and those who have previously received individual notifications through social media or email, to visit 
www.saintjohn.ca to stay informed of all City-wide traffic notifications. 

In the event of a road closure that may cause a serious or prolonged interruption to traffic, an individual notification may also be issued. 

The City’s Weekly Construction Update, which includes major road and infrastructure projects as well as work being done as part of the Safe, Clean Drinking Water Project, will continue to be published on the website under “News” at the end of each week. 

Outside of construction season, traffic advisories will be issued as individual notifications.