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03-Apr-2017

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.

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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.

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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.