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: Thursday, September 12 at 1 am
End date: Monday, September 16 at 5 am
Road closure limits

  • James Street North:
    King Street to Strachan Street

​​Thursday, September 12, at 1 am to  Monday, September 16,  at 5 am

  • York Boulevard:
    ​Bay Street to Hughson Street

Friday, September 13, at 1 am to  Monday, September 16,  at 1 am

Reason for closure: Supercrawl Festival


Start date: Tuesday, August 27 at 7 am
End date: Wednesday, August 28 at 12 midnight
Road closure limits: St. Clair Avenue from Main Sreet to Delaware Avenue
Reason for closure: Filming


Start date/End date: Monday, September 2  9:30 am to 12:30 pm
Road closure limits:

  • Bay Street, Strachan Street to Main Street
  • Main Street, Bay Street to James Street
  • James Street, Main Street to Strachan Street
  • Strachan Street, James Street to Bay Street

Reason for closure: Labour Day Parade


Start date: Wednesday, August 21
End date: Thursday, Sept 5
Road closure limits: East leg of the Sherman Access from Sherman Cut to Kenilworth Access merge
Reason for closure: Slope stabilization/rock fall protection


Start date: Friday, August 23 at
End date: Sunday, August 25 at 11 pm
Road closure limits: Westbound lanes of LINC from Upper Red Hill Valley Parkway/Mud Street to Mohawk Road
Reason for closure: Maintenance work


Start date: Friday, September 6 at 9:30 pm, weather permitting
End date: Sunday, September 8 at 11 pm
Road closure limits: Eastbound lanes of LINC from Mohawk Road to Upper Red Hill Valley Parkway/Mud Street
Reason for closure: Maintenance work


Start date: Thursday, August 22
End date: Friday, August 23
Road closure limits: Martin Road from Jerseyville Road to Arena Parking
Reason for closure: Union Gas work


Start date: Saturday, August 24
End date: Sunday, August 25
Road closure limits: Jerseyville Road from Meadowbrook Drive to Stevenson Street
Reason for closure: Union Gas work


Start date: Monday, August 12
End date: Monday, November 4
Road closure limits: First Road West from Mud Street to John Murray Street
Reason for closure: Sewer work


Start date: Monday, August 12
End date: Friday, August 16
Road closure limits: Concession 6 East from Garden Lane to Centre Road
Reason for closure: Cross culvert replacement


Start date: Monday, August 19
End date: Wednesday, August 28
Road closure limits: Centre Road from Concession 6 to Concession 7
Reason for closure: Cross culvert replacement


Start date: Friday, August 16 at 6 pm
End date: Sunday, August 18 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 from August 15 to Sunday August 18, 2019 at 6 pm

Reason for closure: Dundas Cactus Parade & Festival


Start date: Monday, June 3, 2019 
End date: Fall 2019 
Road closure limits:  Locke Street from Main Street West to Herkimer Street South & Locke Street from Canada Street to Melbourne Street
Reason for closure: Locke Street reconstruction project


Start date: Tuesday, July 16, 2019
End date: Tuesday, December 31, 2019 
Road closure limits: Hughson Street between Main St & King Street (south leg)
Reason for closure: Development construction


Start date: Tuesday, July 2 at 9 am
End date: Friday, August 30
Road closure limits: Garner Road from Hamilton Drive to Shaver Road
Reason for closure: Sewer work


Start date: Tuesday, July 2
End date: November 2019
Road closure limits: Blackheath Road from Hall Road to Haldibrook Road
Reason for closure: Culvert 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: 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 27, 2019
Road closure limits: Redfern Avenue between Sanitorium Road to Jewel Street
Reason for closure: Development related crane works


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


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.