Category Archives: Expired Advisories

ADVISORY: Parkdale lane restrictions on December 28th

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Please be advised that there will be lane restrictions on Parkdale Ave (between Brampton Street and Burlington Street) on Wednesday, December 28th between 7:00 AM – 10:00 PM for emergency sewer work.

HSR routes 4 BAYFRONT and 11 PARKDALE operate along Parkdale Avenue on the affected roadway and may see moderate delays as a result of this road work.

Boxing Day Race Detours routes 4 BAYFRONT and 6 ABERDEEN

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The Boxing Day Race will be held on Monday, December 26th and will involve approximately 1,000 runners.

Additionally, be advised that HSR buses will be operating on a SATURDAY schedule for Boxing Day.

The following road closures will occur as a result of the race. Please note that times shown are approximate:

  • Hughson Street – Hunter Street to Murray Street (11:30 AM to 2:30 PM)
  • Murray Street – Hughson Street to Bay Street (11:30 AM to 2:30 PM)
  • Longwood Road – Dufferin Street to Macklin Street (12:00 noon to 2:00 PM)
  • Macklin Street – Longwood Road to King Street (12:00 noon to 2:00 PM)

During the race it will be necessary to detour routes 4 BAYFRONT and 6 ABERDEEN. While there are no other detours necessary, there may be delays to other routes which operate adjacent the race. The route detour are as follows below:

Lift bridge closure detours 11 PARKDALE nights of December 5th – 9th and 12th – 16th

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The Burlington Canal Lift Bridge will be closed to all traffic effective Monday, December 5th, 2016, until Friday, December 9th, 2016 inclusive from approximately 8:00 PM until 5:00 AM each night for ongoing bridge repairs.

The bridge will also be closed to all traffic the following week from December 12th, 2016, until Friday, December 16th, 2016 inclusive between approximately 8:00 PM until 5:00 AM each night.

Therefore, route 11 PARKDALE buses will be on detour as follows. DUE TO THE LENGTHY DETOUR VIA THE QEW, DELAYS ARE POSSIBLE.

Construction closure at Parkdale and Glow detours 4 BAYFRONT and 11 PARKDALE extended [UPDATED 12/15]

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Effective immediately and until Tuesday, December 13th, 2016 at the beginning of service, the intersection of Parkdale Avenue and Glow Avenue will be closed due to construction. Therefore, Route 4 BAYFRONT and 11 PARKDALE buses (Northbound Only) will be on detour during this time.

The original notice issued by the city had the end date listed as Wednesday, December 7th, 2016. This was quietly extended on December 7th. The detour ended at 9:45 PM on December 14th, but was put back in place the morning of December 15th.

As of 11:30 AM the road has again reopened and the detour has been cancelled.

Buses will be on detour as follows below.

Stoney Creek Santa Claus Parade Detours Routes 5/58 on December 3rd

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The Santa Claus Parade will be held in Stoney Creek on Saturday, December 3rd, 2016. The parade will result in the total closure of King Street between Centennial Pkwy and Gray Road from 1:00 PM to 4:00 PM. Gray Road between Highway # 8 and King Street will also be closed as a result of the parade from 8:00 AM to 4:00 PM.

Lift Bridge Closure Detours 11 PARKDALE nights of November 28th – December 2nd

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The Burlington Canal Lift Bridge will be closed to all traffic effective Monday, November 28th, 2016, until Friday, December 2nd, 2016 inclusive from approximately 8:00 PM until 5:00 AM each night for ongoing bridge repairs.

DUE TO THE LENGTHY DETOUR VIA THE QEW, DELAYS ARE POSSIBLE.

Therefore, route 11 PARKDALE buses will be on detour as follows below during these times:

5 DELAWARE detoured at St Joseph’s Ambulatory Care on King Street East on November 26th

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Effective Saturday, November 26th, 2016 from approximately 7:00 AM until 12:00 PM, the entrance to St Joseph’s Healthcare Hamilton’s King Campus will be closed to bus traffic due to construction.

Route 5 DELAWARE will not directly service the building during this time and will remain on King Street.

CP Holiday Train Detours 5 DELAWARE on November 28th

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The Canadian Pacific Holiday Train will be stopping for a very brief visit to the Hamilton area on Monday, November 28th, 2016. The CP Holiday Train is decorated with thousands of Christmas Lights and supports local food banks. As a result of the train visit, the following roads will be closed to all traffic for several hours, from approximately 5:30 PM to 10:00 PM:

  • Gage Avenue between Cumberland Avenue and Lawrence Road
  • Lawrence Road between Gage Avenue and Ottawa Street

The train is scheduled to arrive at 7:45 PM with the event taking place between 8:00 PM and 8:40 PM.

Waterdown Santa Claus Parade detours 18 WATERDOWN on November 26th

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The 2016 Waterdown Santa Claus parade will be held on Saturday, November 26th, 2016 from 6:00 PM to 10:00 PM. Due to the road closures for the parade route 18 WATERDOWN will be operating on a heavily modified routing from 5:00 PM until end of service.

As a result of the parade, the following road closures will be in effect from 6:00 PM to 10:00 PM:

  • Parkside Drive from Braeheid Avenue to Mill Street
  • Centre Road from Concession # 5 East to Parkside Drive
  • Hamilton Street from Parkside Drive to Dundas Street
  • Dundas Street from Hamilton Street to Main Street
  • Main Street from Dundas Street to Parkside Drive

6 ABERDEEN Detoured November 21-23 due to Duke St closure

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Duke Street, between MacNab Street and Park Street, will be closed to all traffic from Monday, November 21st at 7:00 AM to Wednesday, November 23rd at 7:00 PM for crane work.

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