Public Service Announcement

Traffic Disruption – Friday, November 15, 2019, 8:00 AM to 2:00 PM

The intersection of Grand Street & Grenfell Street

The intersection of Courte Real & Grenfell Street

Information for the Public

Release Date: November 14, 2019


The Town of Happy Valley-Goose Bay Public Works Department is advising residents and businesses that due to necessary emergency repairs to the water distribution system the below-mentioned areas will experience traffic disruptions from 8:00 AM to 2:00 PM on Friday, November 15, 2019. Areas affected are:


  • The intersection of Grand Street & Grenfell Street – Traffic Advisory
  • Grenfell Street – Water Shut Off for Emergency Repairs
  • The intersection of Courte Real & Grenfell Street – Traffic Advisory


Please note that access will be provided to residents going to the business/organizations located in the Grenfell Street area.

Town Crews will have all applicable Safety Signage visible and motorists are encouraged to exercise caution and drive with the conditions in and around the area.


The Public is further advised that residences and businesses on Grenfell Street will experience water interruptions during this timeframe and therefore once water service is restored the Grenfell Street area will be under a Boil Water Advisory.


Regarding Boil Water Advisories:

Residents are advised to bring water that you might ingest to a rigorous rolling boil for one (1) minute.

For Example, boil water used for:



Brushing teeth

Making juice from concentrate and powders


Washing fruits and vegetables

Making tea, coffee, and other hot drinks

Making infant formula and cereals



The Town apologizes for any inconvenience this may cause.


For more information on Boil Water Advisories and Water Quality visit: