Commonwealth Avenue Construction Update – June 11-22

For the period June 11 – 22

Please be advised that ongoing waterline and sanitary and storm sewer installation will result in the following east side lane closures on Commonwealth Avenue:

  • From the Ruth/Park Intersection to Centennial Street (Park Avenue civic number 249, Commonwealth Avenue civic numbers 11 – 25)
  • From Centennial Street to Edinburgh Drive (Commonwealth Avenue civic numbers 5 – 45)
  • From Smallwood Drive to Whiteley Drive (Commonwealth Avenue/Smallwood Drive intersection to civic number 103). Please note this work will begin once the Ruth Avenue/Park Avenue intersection has been re-opened.
  • From Whiteley Drive to Francis Street (Commonwealth Avenue civic numbers 105 – 131)


Smallwood Drive/Commonwealth Avenue Intersection

Beginning Monday, June 18, the Smallwood Drive/Commonwealth Avenue intersection will be partially closed:

  • Through traffic will be permitted on Commonwealth Avenue in both directions
  • Right turns onto Smallwood Drive will be permitted for southbound Commonwealth Avenue traffic only
  • Left turns will not be permitted for both directions on Commonwealth Avenue
  • Smallwood Drive traffic will be restricted to right turns only at Commonwealth Avenue

The intersection will be fully re-opened with no traffic restrictions by the end of day Thursday, June 21.

We appreciate your continued patience as we work to build a better Mount Pearl. Please continue to check the City’s social feeds and website for updates.