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: Sunday, August 19, 2018 at 5 pm
End date: Monday, August 20, 2018 at 6 am
Road closure limits: Northbound lanes of the Red Hill Valley Parkway between Mud Street to Barton Street
​Reason for closure: Road maintenance


Start date: Thursday, August 16, 2018 at 9 am
End date: Saturday, August 18, 2018
Road closure limits: Old Guelph Road between York Boulevard  to York Road (Dundas)
​Reason for closure: Maintenance hole work


Start/end date: Wednesday, August 15 from 7 am to 4 pm
Road closure limits: Access from Upper James Street to Homestead Drive. Local access from Airport Road West.
Reason for closure: Watermain connection


Start/end date: Tuesday August 14, 2018 from 9 am to 3 pm
Road closure limits: Jerseyville Road between Lloyminn Avenue to Meadowbrook Drive
Reason for closure: Catchbasin repair 


Start/end date: Wednesday, August 15, 2018 from 9 am to 3 pm
Road closure limits: Dundas Street East in Waterdown  between Hamilton Street to Flamboro Street
Reason for closure: Replacement of a drain connection to the sewer


Start date: Monday, August 13, 2018
End date: Monday, September 10, 2018
Road closure limits: Fallsview Road East between Sydenham Road to Ofield Road South
Reason for closure: Bridge rehabilitation


Start/end date: Thursday August 16, 2018 from 6 to 10 pm
Road closure limits: 

  • Cross Street, Dundas Driving Park to Park Street
  • Park Street, Cross Street to York Road
  • York Road, Park Street to King Street
  • King Street West, York Road to Market Street
  • Market Street, King Street to Mill Street
  • Mill Street, Market Street to Wellington Street

Reason for closure: Dundas Cactus Parade


Start date: Friday August 17, 2018 at 6 pm
End date: Sunday August 19, 2018 at 6 pm
Road closure limits: 

  • King Street, Market Street to York Street
  • Oglivie Street, Hatt Street to King Street
  • Millers Lane, Hatt Street to King Street
  • Cross Street, Park Street to King Street
  • Sydenham Street, Park Street to King Street
  • Memorial Square, (Hatt Street to King Street) closure starts Thursday at 11:59 pm.

Reason for closure: Dundas Cactus Festival


Start date: Monday, August 13, 2018 at 9 am
End date: Friday, August 24, 2018 at 9 pm
Road closure limits: Intersection of Jackson Street and Walnut Street
Reason for closure: Utility works


Start date: Friday, August 17, 2018 at 11 pm
End date: Sunday, August 19, 2018 at 11 pm
Road closure limits: 

  • Dundas, Main Street to Mill Street
  • Main Street, Dundas Street to Barton Street
  • Franklin Street, Dundas Street to Griffin Street
  • Griffin Street, Main Street to Mill Street

Reason for closure: Waterdown Artsfest


Start date: Tuesday, August 7, 2018
End date: Friday, August 31, 2018
Road closure limits: Sherman Cut and both legs of the Sherman Access
Reason for closure: Rock fall protection/retaining walls replacement construction


Start date: Monday, July 30, 2018
End date: November, 2018
Road closure limits: Highway 5 between Sheffield Road and Lynden Road
Reason for closure: Replacement of bridge structure 


Start date: Monday, July 23, 2018
End date: October 2018
Road closure limits: Windemere Road, Stoney Creek
Reason for closure: Road construction


Start date: Monday, July 16, 2018
Start date: November 2018
Road closure limits: Kensington Avenue between King Street to Maple Avenue
Reason for closure: Storm sewer construction


Start date: Monday, July 10, 2018
End date: October 2018
Road closure limits: Governor’s Road between Creighton Road to Pirie Drive
Additional Information: Reduced to one lane with temporary lane controls in place
Reason for closure: Reconstruction project


Start date: Monday, March 26, 2018
End date: Thursday, November 1, 2018
Road closure limits: Highland Road West between Upper Red Hill Valley Parkway and Winterberry
Reason for closure: Road urbanization


No current road closures due to LRT projects.

Contact us

Temporary road closures

For inquiries about these closures, contact:
Phone: 905-546-2424 ext. 5920
Email: csr_gcm@hamilton.ca

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.