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/End date: Monday, December 14 from 6 am to 10 pm
Road closure limits: Charlton Avenue West between Park Street and Bay Street
Reason for closure: Filming


Start date: Monday, December 7
End date: Thursday, December 10 by 7 pm
Road closure limits: Highway No. 52 between Governor’s Road and Concession 2 West
Reason for closure: Cross-road culvert replacement


Start/End date: Wednesday, November 25 from 8 am to 1 pm
Road closure limits: Markland Street between Bruce and Hess Streets
Reason for closure: Water line upgrade


Start/End date: Friday, November 27 from 8 am to 1 pm
Road closure limits: Jackson Street West between Pearl Street and Locke Street
Reason for closure: Water line upgrade


Start/End date: Sunday, November 29 from 1 am to 12 noon
Road closure limits: King William Street at Hughson Street
Reason for closure: Development crane 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: Monday, November 8
End date: Wednesday, November 11
Road closure limits: Walnut Street between King Street and Main Street
Reason for closure: Filming


Start date: Monday, November 16
End date: Wednesday, November 18
Road closure limits: Stirton Street between Wilson Street and Cannon Street
Reason for closure: Utility manhole repairs


Start date: Thursday, November 19
End date: Friday, November 27
Road closure limits: Stirton Street between Wilson Street and King Street
Reason for closure: Utility manhole repairs


Start date: Monday, November 2 at 8 am
End date: Friday, November 27
Road closure limits: Arvin Avenue between Fruitland Road. and Dewitt Road
Reason for closure: Concrete box culvert repair and safety improvements


Start date: Monday, November 2 at 8 am
End date: Wednesday, November 4 by 7 pm
Road closure limits: Regional Road 97 between Kirkwall Road and Cooper Road
Reason for closure: Cross culvert replacement


Start date: Tuesday, October 27 weekdays from 3:30 pm to 11:30 pm
End date: Friday, November 6
Road closure limits: South leg of King Street from John Street to Hughson Street
Reason for closure: Crane work


Start date: Monday, November 9 nightly from 10 pm to 6 am
End date: Saturday, November 14
Road closure limits: Southbound lane closed on John Street from King Street to Main Street
Reason for closure: Crane work


Start date: Monday, November 9 nightly from 10 pm to 6 am
End date: Saturday, November 14
Road closure limits: Southbound lane closed on John Street from King Street to Main Street
Reason for closure: Crane work


Start date: Monday, November 23 nightly from 10 pm to 6 am
End date: Saturday, November 28
Road closure limits: Southbound lane closed on John Street from King Street to Main Street
Reason for closure: Crane work


Start date: Monday, November 2 daily from 7 am to 7 pm
End date: Monday, November 16
Road closure limits: King William Street from Jarvis Street to Ferguson Avenue
Reason for closure: Watermain installation


Start date: Monday, November 2
End date: Friday, November 27
Road closure limits: Chedmac Drive from Rice Road to Southridge Court
Reason for closure: Development work


Start date: Monday. October 26
End date: Friday, November 6
Road closure limits: Chedmac Drive from Rice Road to Southridge Court
Reason for closure: Development work


Start date: Monday, October 19
End date: Friday, November 27
Road closure limits: Lane restrictions on Barton Street East at Kenilworth Avenue North
Reason for closure: Watermain work


Start date: Wednesday, October 21
End date: Wednesday, November 4
Road closure limits: Left lane of downbound lanes of Claremont Access
Reason for closure: Repair work to centre median wall


Start date: Monday, October 19
End date: Friday, November 6 at 5 pm
Road closure limits: Kirk Road between Harrison Road and Fletcher Road
Reason for closure: Rehabilitation and roadway safety improvements


Start date: Sunday, October 18 
End date: Thursday, November 18
Road closure limits: Ferguson Avenue from King Street to Main Street
Reason for closure: Filming


Start date: Tuesday, October 13
End date: Tuesday, October 27 EXTENDED to Friday, November 6
Road closure limits: Shaver Road between Garner Road and Osprey Drive
Reason for closure: Watermain works


Start date: Monday, September 28 (rescheduled from September 21)
End date: Friday, November 6
Road closure limits: Sanford Avenue South, between Cumberland Avenue and Delaware Avenue
Reason for closure: Watermain valve replacement


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


Start date: Monday, July 6, 2020
End date: November 2020
Road closure limits: Upbound lanes of Claremont Access
Reason for closure: Resurfacing & creation of Keddy Access Trail. For more information, visit www.hamilton.ca/claremont


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.