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, May 7, 2018
End date: Friday, May 18, 2018
Road closure limits: Jackson Street East between John Street to Hughson Street
Reason for closure: Installation of heating & cooling pipes


Start/End date: Saturday, May 5, 2018 from 9 am to 11 am
Road closure limits: Macklin Road between Longwood Road to Franklin Avenue
Reason for closure: Lynne’s Legacy Run


Start/End date: Saturday, May 5, 2018 from 7 am to 10 pm
Road closure limits: Ottawa Street North between Barton Street to Main Street
Reason for closure: Annual Sew Hungry Event


Start/End date: Monday, April 30, 2018 from 9 am to 4 pm
Road closure limits: Jackson Street West between Queen Street to Hess Street
Reason for closure: Crane works


Start date: Monday, April 30, 2018
End date: Friday, August 24, 2018
Road closure limits: Raymond Road between Garner Road East to Robertson Road
Reason for closure: Water main installation


Start date: Monday, April 23, 2018 at 6 am
End date: Tuesday, April 24, 2018 at 9:30 pm
Road closure limits: Fallsview Road between Sydenham Road to Harvest Road
Reason for closure: Filming


Start date: Wednesday, April 4, 2018
End date: Friday, April 27, 2018
Road closure limits: Concession Street East between Centre Road and Robson Road 
Reason for closure: Rehabilitation work


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


Start date: Tuesday, February 20, 2018 at 9 am 
End date: Friday, May 11, 2018
Road closure limits: Charlton Avenue East and Wentworth Street South between their intersections with the Sherman Access and Cumberland Avenue (the CP Rail crossing).
Additional information: Designated detour route will be posted: Wentworth/Stinson/Victoria (northbound), Wellington (southbound) & Young (eastbound)
Reason for closure: Water/sewer connections 

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.