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2016 Supercrawl Detours Sept 8th – 11th

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Supercrawl is taking place on the weekend of September 9-11, 2016. The event will result in the closure of the following streets:

  • James Street, between King Street (north leg) and Strachan Street
    Thursday, September 8 at 2:30 am until 4 am on Monday, September 12.
  • York Blvd., between Bay Street and Hughson Street
    Thursday, September 8 at 2:30 am until 4 am on Monday, September 12.

2016 Labour Day Parade Downtown Detours

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The 2016 Hamilton Labour Day parade will be held on Monday, September 5, 2016 from 9:30 AM until 12:30 PM. The parade will assemble on York Blvd. between Dundurn and Queen starting at 9:00 AM.

At 10:30 AM, the parade will travel south on Queen, east on Main, north on Bay, and west on York Blvd. to Dundurn Park. The parade will arrive at Dundurn Park at approximately 12:30 PM. The parade will result in the closure of the following streets between 9:30 AM and 12:30 PM. Please note that HSR buses will be allowed to proceed on Main eastbound as far as the intersection at Queen Street.

  • York Blvd. between Dundurn and Bay
  • Bay Street between Main and Cannon
  • Queen Street between York Blvd. and Main
  • Cannon Street between Bay and Queen
  • Main Street between Queen and Bay
  • King Street between Queen and MacNab

Due to the road closures routes 4 BAYFRONT, 5 DELAWARE (all branches), 7 LOCKE, 8 YORK, 9 ROCK GARDENS, 34 UPPER PARADISE and 99 WATERFRONT SHUTTLE will be detoured between approximately 9:30am until 12:00pm.

The detours are as follows:

Bay Street closure detours routes 4/7/8/99 on August 16th [ CANCELLED ]

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Bay Street will be closed between York Boulevard and King Street as a result of celebrations for the final Tragically Hip Concert in Hamilton on Tuesday, August 16th from 10:00 AM to 9:00 PM.

Due to the road closures routes 4 BAYFRONT, 7 LOCKE, 8 YORK, and 99 WATERFRONT SHUTTLE will be on detour.

James Street closure detours Multiple Routes on April 17th

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There will be sewer construction in front of 36 James Street South on Sunday, April 17th, 2016 that will result in the closure of James Street from King Street to Main Street between the hours of 7:00 am to 5:00 pm. All HSR routes that use this section of roadway will be on detour.

This includes 1 KING, 2 BARTON, 3 CANNON, 4 BAYFRONT, 6 ABERDEEN, 7 LOCKE, and 8 YORK.

Routes 4/7/8 Detoured Evening of March 26th due to Garth Brooks Concert

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Garth Brooks has two concerts scheduled for the evening of Saturday, March 26th at First Ontario Centre. During the transition from the first concert ending and the second one beginning, Hamilton Police expect a lot of pedestrian and vehicle traffic in the area.

As a result, Bay Street will be closed to all traffic between King Street and York Blvd. from 9:00 PM to 11:00 PM.

As a result, routes 4 BAYFRONT, 7 LOCKE, 8 YORK, and 1 PLAINS (Burlington Transit) buses will be on detour.

Remembrance Day Detours November 8th, 2015

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There will be a procession for Remembrance Day on Sunday, November 8, 2015. The procession this year will return to the Cenotaph in Gore Park after last year being temporarily relocated to Liuna Station during Gore Park construction. A small procession will depart the James Street Armouries at 10:15 am and proceed south on James to the south side of King Street. The road closures in the surrounding area of the Cenotaph should begin around 10:30 am.

The ceremonies will begin at the Cenotaph at 10:45 am and will continue until 11:30 am. During this time, there will be no vehicle traffic allowed on the following streets:

  • King Street (North Side) – Catharine to James
  • Hughson Street – King to Main
  • John Street – King to Main

There will be two minutes of silence observed at 11:00 am, at which time all traffic (including buses) in the surrounding area will not be permitted to move.

All of the MacNab Terminal routes will service the Route 5 bus stop on Main at MacNab.

Bay Street Closure Detours Routes 4/7/8 on September 26th

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Bay Street will be closed between York Blvd. and King Street as a result of celebrations for the Hamilton Bulldogs home opener on Saturday, September 26th from 3:00pm to 7:00pm.

As a result, routes 4 BAYFRONT, 7 LOCKE, 8 YORK, and 1 PLAINS (Burlington Transit) buses will be on detour.

2015 Supercrawl Detours Sept 11th – 13th

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Supercrawl is taking place on the weekend of September 11, 12 & 13, 2015. The event for this year has been extended to include James Street between King and Main. A summary of the associated road closures is below:

  • James Street, between Main and King Street (north leg) >> Thursday, September 10th at 6 PM until 1:00 AM on Monday, September 14th
  • James Street, between King (north leg) and Murray >> Friday, September 11th at 10:00 AM until 1:00 AM on Monday, September 14th
  • York Blvd.,/Wilson Street between Bay Street and Hughson Street >> Friday, September 11th at 10:00 AM until 1:00 AM on Monday, September 14th
  • A bus only lane, complete with barricade fencing, will be enforced on King Street, between John and MacNab >> Friday, September 11th at 10:00 AM until 1:00 AM on Monday, September 14th

The below detours are for Friday morning. Click here for the detours effective Thursday evening and overnight.

Additionally the HSR will be providing a free shuttle between the Locke Street Festival and Supercrawl during the festival. Click here for shuttle information.

2015 Supercrawl Detours Thursday Evening

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Supercrawl is taking place on the weekend of September 11, 12 & 13, 2015. The event for this year has been extended to include James Street between King and Main. A summary of the associated road closures is below:

  • James Street, between Main and King Street (north leg) >> Thursday, September 10th at 6 PM until 1:00 AM on Monday, September 14th
  • James Street, between King (north leg) and Murray >> Friday, September 11th at 10:00 AM until 1:00 AM on Monday, September 14th
  • York Blvd.,/Wilson Street between Bay Street and Hughson Street >> Friday, September 11th at 10:00 AM until 1:00 AM on Monday, September 14th
  • A bus only lane, complete with barricade fencing, will be enforced on King Street, between John and MacNab >> Friday, September 11th at 10:00 AM until 1:00 AM on Monday, September 14th

The below detours are for Thursday evening and overnight. Click here for the detours effective Friday morning.

Additionally the HSR will be providing a free shuttle between the Locke Street Festival and Supercrawl during the festival. Click here for shuttle information.

2015 Labour Day Parade Downtown Detours

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The 2015 Hamilton Labour Day parade will be held on Monday, September 7, 2015 from 9:30 AM until 12:00 PM. The parade will assemble on York Blvd. between Dundurn and Queen starting at 9:00 AM.

At 10:30 AM, the parade will travel south on Queen, east on Main, north on Bay, and west on York Blvd. to Dundurn Park. The parade will arrive at Dundurn Park at approximately 12:00 PM. The parade will result in the closure of the following streets between 9:30 AM and 12:00 PM. Please note that HSR buses will be allowed to proceed on Main eastbound as far as the intersection at Queen Street.

  • York Blvd. between Dundurn and Bay
  • Bay Street between Main and Cannon
  • Main Street between Queen and Bay
  • King Street between Queen and MacNab

Due to the road closures routes 4 BAYFRONT, 5 DELAWARE (all branches), 7 LOCKE, 8 YORK, 9 ROCK GARDENS, 34 UPPER PARADISE and 99 WATERFRONT SHUTTLE will be detoured between approximately 9:30am until 12:00pm.

The detours are as follows: