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 18 at 12 noon
End date: Tuesday, June 19 at 12 noon
Road closure limits: Eastbound lanes of Nikola Tesla Boulevard bridge between Ottawa Street North and Kenilworth Avenue North  
Reason for closure: Bridge repair


Start date/End date: Friday, June 15, 2018 from 9 am to 3 pm
Road closure limits: Chatham Avenue between Dundurn Street and Locke Street
Reason for closure: Water lateral repair


Start date/End date: Sunday, July 1, 2018 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 Parade


Start date/End date: Tuesday, June 26, 2018 from 9 am to 6 pm
Road closure limits: Hunter Street between Queen Street to Locke Street
Reason for closure: Hydro pole works


Start date/End date: Wednesday, June 20, 2018 from 9 am to 4 pm
Road closure limits: Charlton St / Wentworth St between Sherman Access to Cumberland Ave
Reason for closure: Concrete works


Start date: Sunday, June 17, 2018 at 9 pm
End date: Monday, June 18, 2018 at 5 am
Road closure limits: Nikola Tesla Blvd between Ottawa Street to Woodward Avenue
Additional information: Lower Burlington Street remains open
Reason for closure: Filming


Start/end date: Saturday June 23, 2018 & Sunday June 24, 2018 from 6 pm to 11 pm daily
Road closure limit: 

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

Reason for closure: Racalumtese Procession


Start/end date: Sunday June 17, 2018 from 12:30 pm until 2:30 pm
Road closure limit: 

  • Barton Street East from Sherman Avenue North to Gage Avenue North
  • Gage Avenue North from Barton Street East to Cannon Street East
  • Cannon Street East from Gage Avenue North to Sherman Avenue North
  • Sherman Avenue North from Cannon Street East to Barton Street East

Reason for closure: Annual St. Anthony’s Feast Procession


Start date: Tuesday May 15, 2018 at 9 am
End date: Friday, June 22, 2018
Road closure limits: Nebo Road between Dickenson Road and Airport Road. The bridge closure site is 1 km southerly of Dickenson Road with:

  • 1423 Nebo Road and less addresses being accessible from the north (Dickenson Road)
  • 1480 Nebo Road and greater addresses being accessible from the south (Airport Road)

Reason for closure:  Resurfacing and waterproofing of concrete box culvert bridge


Start date: Monday, May 7, 2018
End date: August 2018
Road closure limits: James Street South (Northbound) between Young Street and Hunter Street
Reason for closure: Construction work


Start date: Monday, May 7, 2018
End date: Friday, August 24, 2018
Road closure limits: Garner Road East between Glancaster Road to Southcote Road
Reason for closure: Installation of trunk sewer main and water main 


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, 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.