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/End date: Tuesday, April 7 from 9 am to 5 pm
Road closure limits: Halson Street from Wilson Street to Golf Links Road
Reason for closure: Emergency sewer repair work


Start date: Friday, April 3 
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, April 20
End date: Saturday, April 25
Road closure limits: Catherine Street from King William Street to King Street
Reason for closure: Water / Sewer Works 


Start date/End date: Wednesday, April 8 from 9 am to 4 pm
Road closure limits: Hess Street from Jackson Street to Hunter Street
Reason for closure: Crane work 


Start date: Tuesday, April 14
End date: Friday, November 27
Road closure limits: Highway 8 (Dundas), from Woodley's Lane to Brock Road (Bullock's Corners)
Reason for closure: Reconstruction work 


Start date/End date: Tuesday, April 7 from 9 am to 4 pm.
Road closure limits: Jackson Street West, from Hess Street to Caroline Street,
Reason for closure: Crane works


Start date: Monday, March 23, 2020 - Delayed until Friday, April 10
End date:  Friday, May 29
Road closure limits: First Road West, Mud Street to north of Green Mountain
Reason for closure: Sewer and road construction


Start date: Monday, March 2, 2020
End date: TBD (approximately 3 weeks)
Road closure limits: Hwy 8 Hill to be reduced to one lane between Bond Street South and Woodleys Lane
Reason for closure: Geotechnical investigations


Start date: Monday, February 3, 2020 at 9 am
End date: Thursday, April 30, 2020
Road closure limits: Stone Church Road West from Matthew Street to Garth Street
Reason for closure: Replacement of water main valves 


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:
Phone: 905-546-2424 ext. 5920
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.