Driving & Traffic

Road Closures

The City of Hamilton's listing of scheduled temporary full road closures for:

  • construction
  • filming
  • special events

The listing does not include unscheduled or emergency closures. 

Corridor activity mapping

An interactive map that displays:

  • Road occupancy permits
  • Temporary road closure permits
  • Capital projects

View the corridor activity online mapping

Road closures are listed in the order they are announced.

Temporary road closures


Start date: Friday, March 5, 2021 at t 8 pm
End date: Saturday, March 6, 2021 at 2 am
Road closure limits: (Route) Start - 135 Wilson St - Wilson St - Victoria Ave - Barton St - Centennial Pkwy - Rymal Rd - Nebo Rd - 455 Nebo Rd – End
Reason for closure: Oversize Move


Start date: Monday, March 8, 2021 at 7 am
End date: Thursday, March 11, 2021
Road closure limits: Rymal Road East at Whitedeer Road
Reason for closure: sewer work


Start date: Tuesday, March 9, 2021 at 6 pm
End date: Wednesday, March 10, 2021 at 6 am
Road closure limits: Cottrill Street at Main Street West
Reason for closure: sewer work


Start date: Monday, March 8, 2021 at 6 pm
End date: Tuesday, March 9, 2021 at 6 am
Road closure limits: Holton Avenue South at Main Street East
Reason for closure: sewer work


Start/End date: Monday, March 8, 2021 from 7 am to 7 pm
Road closure limits: Shady Side Avenue from Halam Avenue to 25 m north of intersection
Reason for closure: sewer work


Start/End date: Tuesday, March 16, 2021 from 9 am to 3:30 pm
Road closure limits: Cumberland Avenue from Sanford Avenue to Wentworth Street
Reason for closure: hydro pole installations


Start/end dates:

March 4 to March 5, 2021 from 10 pm to 6 am
March 8 to March 13, 2021 from 10 pm to 6 am
March 15 to March 20, 2021 from 10 pm to 6 am
March 22 to March 27, 2021 from 10 pm to 6 am
March 29 to April 3, 2021 from 10 pm to 6 am
April 5 to April 10, 2021 from 10 pm to 6 am

Road closure limits: Southbound lanes of John Street from King Street to Main Street
Reason for closure: Crane works


Start/End date: Sunday, March 27, 2021 from 9:30 am to 9 pm
Road closure limits: MacNab Street  from Bold Street to Hurst Place
Reason for closure: Filming


Start date: Monday, August 10, 2020
End date: Friday, January 15, 2021 extended to June 15, 2021
Road closure limits: Catharine Street between King Street and King William Street
Reason for closure: Development works


Start date: Monday, November 16
End date: Mid-December
Road closure limits: Robert Street between West Avenue North and Victoria Avenue North between 7 am and 5 pm daily. After 5 pm, a single lane will be accessible. 
Reason for closure: Watermain valve replacement


Start date: Friday, April 3, 2020
End date:  Until further notice
Road closure limits: Park Street from Vine Street to York Boulevard
Reason for closure: For COVID-19 Hygiene Station Needs


Start date: Monday, November 18, 2019
End date: April 2021
Road closure limits: Market Street, Ray Street to Queen Street
Reason for closure: Development construction


Start date: Friday, November 30, 2018
End date: TBD
Road closure limits: Trimble Road between Hall Road to a point 0.95 km north of Hall Road
Reason for closure: Flooding. The road will remain closed to vehicular travel while further engineering alternatives are evaluated, including permanent road closure.


Contact us

Temporary road closures

For inquiries about these closures, contact:
Email: [email protected]

Capital construction projects

For inquiries about capital projects, contact:
Phone: 905-546-2424 ext. 4313
Search areas affected by City construction projects

For all other inquiries, contact the Customer Service Centre at 905-546-2489.