Red Hill Valley Parkway Closures

The RHVP is being resurfaced on both sides between the Queen Elizabeth Way and the Lincoln M. Alexander Parkway. In addition to new high quality asphalt, the RHVP resurfacing project will bring additional safety enhancements to the parkway, including 10 km of new steel guardrails with reflectors, bright durable lane markings, rumble strips, and more.

Northbound/Downbound Lanes


  • Construction will begin on Tuesday, May 21, at approximately 9 pm.
  • Construction will take approximately three weeks.
  • All downbound lanes will be completely closed between the Lincoln M. Alexander Parkway at Mud St/Stone Church Road and the Queen Elizabeth Way (QEW).

Southbound Lanes


  • Construction will begin in mid-June. Exact start date for the complete closure in the southbound lanes will be announced 5 to 7 days before it begins.
  • Construction will take approximately three weeks.
  • Once southbound lanes are complete, crews will resurface the ramps at Mud Street/Stone Church Road.

Visit www.hamilton.ca/redhill to learn more about project timelines and details, detour routes, traffic mitigation measures, and more. This website will updated throughout construction. Details will also be shared daily on the City’s social media accounts.

Expect HSR delays

Customers can expect delays to several HSR routes during construction. Route 11 - PARKDALE will also be on detour with shuttle service. Please leave extra time for your travel to and from the east end of Hamilton and Stoney Creek areas.

HSR anticipates delays for customers throughout construction. As always, detours and impacts for HSR customers will be posted at: www.hamilton.ca/hsrdetours.

The City of Hamilton thanks residents for their patience and cooperation as we complete these important infrastructure repairs to the Red Hill Valley Parkway.