Road Closures and Restrictions


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Road Closures for Robbie Burns Road Race, Jan. 22

Posted on Monday, January 16, 2023 03:24 PM

On Sunday, Jan. 22 a number of road closures and lane restrictions will be in effect for the Robbie Burns race. Race Start Time 8:30 a.m. from Elgin Street, travelling in a clockwise direction. Road Closures 6 to 10 a.m. – Elgin Street from Burlington Avenue to Locust Street. 8 to 9 a.m. – Baldwin Street from Hurd Avenue to Brant Street. 8:30 to 9 a.m. - Brant Street from Baldwin to Fairview. Lane Closures 7:30 to 10 a.m. – Locust Street northbound. All remaining streets on race route will have one lane coned-off for runners. Expect delays. Traffic Supervision Halton Region Police Services will supervise all closures. Road Closures or Traffic Control Information Event liaison, City of Burlington, 905-335-7777, ext. 7201 Downtown Municipal Parking

Enjoy free parking every Sunday in Burlington’s downtown municipal lots:

  • Waterfront Parking Garage, 414 Locust Street, 355 Spaces.
  • Various municipal surface parking lots.
Parking Restrictions Posted Obey all parking bylaw regulations to avoid being ticketed...

Burlington Canal Lift Bridge closed until Mar. 20, 2023

Posted on Wednesday, January 04, 2023 04:16 PM

Public Services and Procurement Canada has announced closures on the Burlington Canal Lift Bridge for construction work:

  • Wednesday, Dec. 28, 8 a.m. to Monday, March 20, at 12 a.m.
    • pedestrian and cyclist pathways closed
  • Thursday, Jan. 5, at 12 a.m. to Monday, March 20, at 12 a.m.
    • road closed

Detour signs are in place to direct traffic to alternative routes. 


For more information, contact Real Property Services, Public Services and Procurement

Road Closure Notification: Eaton Avenue, Dec. 7, 2022

Posted on Tuesday, December 06, 2022 07:13 PM

Eaton Avenue will be closed between Burloak Drive and Melores Drive on:

Wednesday, Dec.7, 2022 

8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

for hydro pole replacement.

Local traffic and access to adjacent properties will be maintained.


Road closure - Pear Street, Dec. 5, 2022

Posted on Friday, December 02, 2022 04:28 PM

Pearl Street will be closed from Lakeshore Road to Pine Street on

Monday, Dec. 5, 2022
8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

for work on underground utilities.

Local traffic and access to nearby properties will be maintained.

Pearl Street – Lakeshore Road to Pine Street 

Monday, December 5, 2022 – 8:00am to 5:00pm


Road Closure -Holtby Avenue, Monday, Dec. 5, 2022

Posted on Friday, December 02, 2022 10:18 AM

Holtby Avenue, between New Street and Caroline Street, will be closed:

Monday, Dec. 5, 2022
8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

for hazardous tree removal. Local traffic and access to local properties will be maintained.


Holtby Avenue – New Street to Caroline Street 

Monday, December 5, 2022 – 8:00am to 5:00pm