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: Monday, June 24 at 6 am
End date: Tuesday, June 25 at 4 pm
Road closure limits: Ottawa Street from Barton to Cannon Street
Reason for closure: Filming


Start / End date: Wednesday, June 19 at 9 am to 4 pm
Road closure limits: Brock Street from John to Catherine Street
Reason for closure: Crane work


Start / End date: Monday, June 17 at 7 am to 5 pm
Road closure limits: Melbourne Street from Dundurn to Locke Street (vehicles can access Locke Street via Chatham Street)
Reason for closure: Sewer work


Start date: Monday, June 17 at 7 am
End date: Wednesday, June 19 at 7 am
Road closure limits: North and South approaches of Locke Street North  to York Blvd (right hand turns from Locke to York will still be permitted)
Reason for closure: Sewer work


Start date: Monday, June 10
End date: Late 2019
Road closure limits: Mountain Brow Road from Flanders Drive to King Road (Burlington boundary)
Reason for closure: New road realignment


Start date: Monday, June 3, 2019 
End date: Fall 2019 
Road closure limits: Locke Street from Main Street West to Mebourne Street
Reason for closure: Locke Street reconstruction project


Start/End date: Monday July 1, 2019 from 11 am to 12 noon
Road closure limits: 

  • Lynden Road between Governor’s Road to Margaret Street
  • Governor’s Road between Lynden Road to Weir Road

Reason for closure: Lynden Canada Day


Start date: Saturday June 22, 2019 from 6 to 11 pm daily
End date: Sunday June 23, 2019 
Road closure limits: 

  • MacNab Street between Barton to Colbourne
  • Colbourne Street between MacNab to Severn

Reason for closure: Racalumtese Procession


Start date: Saturday June 22, 2019 
End date: Sunday June 23, 2019 
Road closure limits: King Street West between North Oval to Sterling Street/Newton Avenue
Reason for closure: Westdale Artsfest


Start date: Thursday June 13, 2019 at 9 am 
End date: Sunday, June 16, 2019 at 6 pm
Road closure limits: Ferguson Avenue between Burlington Street to Dock Service Road
Reason for closure: Liquid Arts Festival


Start date: Tuesday, May 21, 2019
End date: November 30, 2019
Road closure limits: First Road West between Mud Street to Green Mountain Road West
Reason for closure: Storm and water installation and road urbanization


Start date: Tuesday, May 21, 2019
End date: September 13, 2019
Road closure limits: Redfern Avenue between Sanitorium Road to Jewel Street
Reason for closure: Development related crane works


Start date: Friday, June 14, 2019 at 10 pm
End date: July, 2019
Road closure limits: Full closure of the south/upbound lanes of the Red Hill Valley Parkway between the LINC at Mud St/Stone Church Rd and the QEW
Reason for closure: Road resurfacing. View more details


Start date: Wednesday, May 15, 2019
End date: Wednesday, September 4, 2019
Road closure limits: Redfern Avenue between Sanitorium Rd to Jewel St
Reason for closure: Crane works


Start date: Tuesday, May 21, 2019
End date: Fall 2019
Road closure limits: Locke Street South between Canada Street to Melbourne Street
Reason for closure: Locke Street Reconstruction Project 


Start date: Monday, April 1, 2019
End date: Friday, June 28, 2019 (extended from May 31)
Road closure limits: Brucedale Avenue between Ivy Lea Place and Sherwood Rise
Reason for closure: Water main valve replacement 


Start date: Monday, January 21, 2019
End date: Tuesday, December 31, 2019 
Road closure limits: Hughson Street between King Street to King William Street
Reason for closure: Development construction


Start date: Monday, January 14, 2019
End date: Wednesday, September 25, 2019
Road closure limits: John Street North between Murray Street to Strachan Street
Reason for closure: Rail bridge replacement


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
Additional Information: The road will remain closed off to vehicular travel in this section while further engineering alternatives are evaluated, including permanent road closure.
Reason for closure: Flooding


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.