Traffic Advisory: Rothesay Avenue


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.

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Corporate Communications
City of Saint John
11th floor, City Hall
(506) 649-6008