Category Archives: Previous Detours

2017 Lynne’s Legacy Run Closures Detour 6 ABERDEEN on Saturday


Macklin Road will be closed for Lynne’s Legacy Run on Saturday, May 6th from 8:00 AM to 12:00 PM. As a result, route 6 ABERDEEN will be using the Princess Point Loop to turn around to travel north and south on Longwood.

During this time route 6 ABERDEEN will be detoured as follows:

41 MOHAWK detoured April 24-May 9 due to construction


Effective Monday, April 24th, 2017 until approximately Tuesday, May 9th, 2017, the intersection of Ottawa Street and Beach Road will be closed due to construction.

During this time southbound 41 MOHAWK (via Kenilworth) buses will be on detour as follows.

Around the Bay Road Race detours multiple routes March 26th

This summarizes detours due to the Around the Bay Road Race. As in past years, this event consists of both a 30k run (approximately 9,000 runners entered) and a 5k run (approximately 2,500 runners entered).


The 30K race will start at York and Caroline and will continue east on York, north on James and east on Burlington Street (the diversion via Guise and Dock Service Road will not be used this year). The race will then exit Burlington Street to Woodward Avenue and then continue with the routing that has been used in previous years.

At 9:30 AM, the race starts at York/Caroline and proceeds as described above. No traffic will be allowed through on the cross streets while the runners are on James (Cannon and Barton) at the start of the race for a period of about 15-20 minutes while the runners clear the intersections.

41 MOHAWK detoured March 11-12th due to Kenilworth Access closure


Effective Saturday, March 11th from approximately 7:00 AM until Sunday, March 12th, 2017 at approximately 5:00 PM the Kenilworth Access will be closed due to urgent rock scaling and cleanup.

During this time 41 MOHAWK buses will be on detour as follows.

Bell Manor Closure detours routes 2/55A on March 6th


Effective Monday, March 6, 2017 from approximately 7:30 AM until approximately 4:00 PM The Bell Manor Loop will be closed due to a water valve repair.

During this time routes 2 BARTON and 55A STONEY CREEK CENTRAL buses will be on detour.

Please note that the TransCab point will also be temporarily relocated to BROCKELY at BARTON.

11 PARKDALE Detoured in Burlington Due to Half-Marathon and 5K on March 5th


From approximately 9:30 AM until 1:30 PM Lakeshore Road in Burlington will be closed from the CCIW to Brant Street due to the “Chilly Half Marathon & Frosty 5 Km Road Race”.

There are two separate detours for the two races.

The detour for the 5k race is:

Chatham closure detours 7 LOCKE on February 23rd from 9am-2pm


Effective Thursday, February 23, 2017 from 9:00 AM to 2:00 PM There will be water sewer line work on Chatham Street, between Locke Street and Dundurn Street.

Route 7 LOCKE buses will be on detour during as follows:

Limeridge Mall Transit Terminal closure Feb 19-21


As a result of a power interruption at Lime Ridge Mall effective Sunday, February 19th, 2017 at 7:00 PM to Tuesday, February 21st, 2017 at 5:30 AM, HSR will be allowed to enter and exit the mall if need be but will not service any stops due to safety reasons.

Therefore, Routes 25 UPPER WENTWORTH, 26 UPPER WELLINGTON, 41 MOHAWK, 42 MOHAWK EAST, and 43 STONE CHURCH will be on detour during these times.

Hunter Street closure detours 7 LOCKE on January 20th from 9am-3pm


Effective Friday, January 20th, 2017 from approximately 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM weather permitting, Hunter Street from Queen Street to Locke Street will be closed due to a water pipe replacement.

During this time route 7 LOCKE will be detoured as follows:

Bold Street closure December 29th detours 6 ABERDEEN 7am-5pm


The City of Hamilton sent out a tweet late on Wednesday night alerting to a road closure for emergency sewer work. The late closure will affect Eastbound 6 ABERDEEN buses.

Bold Street between James Street South and Park Street South will be CLOSED to traffic on Thursday, December 29th from 7:00 AM until 5:00 PM. Due to this closure HSR route 6 ABERDEEN will be detoured.