Driving & Traffic

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: Friday, September 17, 2021
End date: Friday, October 15, 2021
Road closure limits: Old Brock Rd between Crooks Hollow Rd and Brock Rd
Reason for closure: Culvert replacement


Start date: May 14, 2021
End date: April 30, 2022
Road closure limits: Catharine Street from King Street to King William Street
Reason for closure: Development Works


Start/end date: Monday, September 20 to Thursday, September 23, 2021 from 7 pm to 7 am daily
Road closure limits: Upper Wellington Street at Rymal Road - No access to Upper Wellington St from Rymal Rd (Northbound)
Reason for closure: Sewer rehabilitation


Start date: Thursday, September 16, 2021 at 7 am
End date: Friday, September 24, 2021 at 7 pm
Road closure limits: Byng Street at Upper Wellington Street - No left onto Upper Wellington from Byng St
Reason for closure: Sewer rehabilitation


Start date: Wednesday, September 15, 2021 at 7 am
End date: Friday, September 17 at 7 pm
Road closure limits: Malton Drive at Upper James Street - No access to Malton Dr from Upper James
Reason for closure: Sewer rehabilitation


Start /end date: Wednesday, September 15, 2021 from 7 am to 5 pm
Road closure limits: Lennon Rd between Gore Rd & Concession Rd 10 W
Reason for closure: Culvert replacement


Start date: Monday September 20, 2021
End date: Monday December 20, 2021
Road closure limits: Fifty Road from Barton St to South Service Road
Reason for closure: Sewer installation and road works


Start/end date: Saturday September 25, 2021 from 8 am to 6 pm
Road closure limits: Ottawa Street from Main Street to Barton Street
Reason for closure: Street sale event


Start date: Monday September 20, 2021 at 9 am
End date: Tuesday September 21, 2021 at 9 pm
Road closure limits: King William Street from Ferguson Avenue to Wellington Street
Reason for closure: Tower crane dismantling 


Start date: Monday September 13, 2021 at 9 am
End date: Friday November 19, 2021 at 9 pm
Road closure limits: East Avenue North from Barton Street to Robert Street
Reason for closure: Installation of municipal service connections


Start date: Monday, August 30, 2021 
End date: Monday, September 13, 2021
Road closure limits: Ferguson Avenue from King William Street to King Street
Reason for closure: Service installation and road reconstruction


Start date: Monday, August 23, 2021 
End date: Monday, January 10, 2022
Road closure limits: Centre Road, from Concession 5 Road E to Parkside Drive
Reason for closure: Service connections and road reconstruction


Start date/End date: Postponed - Details TBA

Road closure limits: King William Street between Wentworth Street North and Ashley Street

  • King William and Ashley intersection will remain open, with intermittent obstructions
  • No access to King William on the East side of the intersection

Reason for closure: Road restoration


Start date: Monday, July 12, 2021 at 7 am
End date: Friday, October 1, 2021 at 7 pm
Road closure limits: Springside Drive at Alderlea Avenue (North of Alderlea Avenue)
Reason for closure: Bypass installation


Start date: May 25, 2021
End date: December 2021
Road closure limits: Mud Street West from Paramount Drive to Isaac Brock Drive
Reason for closure: Bridge rehabilitation and road re-surfacing


Start date: Mid-April
End date: December 2022
Road closure limits: Highway 8 from Bond Street North to Woodleys Lane
Reason for closure: Road improvements. Learn more about the Highway 8 Improvements Project


Start date: April 1, 2021
End date: October 31, 2021
Road closure limits: King William Street from James Street to Hughson Street
Reason for closure: Outside dining district


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 to vehicular travel while further engineering alternatives are evaluated, including permanent road closure.


Contact us

Temporary road closures

For inquiries about these closures, contact:
Email: [email protected]

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.