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Concession Street construction:
HSR detours, March 2 to December



Starting Monday, March 2, the City of Hamilton is closing

  • various sections of Concession Street between Upper Sherman Avenue and Upper Wellington Street

during a project to upgrade the water main and fully rebuild the roadway, including new curbs and sidewalks.

At first, the roadway remains open to traffic although you can expect traffic delays. However, starting Tuesday, April 7, the City completely closes the section between Upper Sherman and Upper Wentworth Street to all traffic. From Sunday, May 24 until September, the City extends the work area to include the entire section of roadway between Upper Sherman and Upper Wellington Street. From September until December, the section between Upper Wentworth and Upper Wellington reopens, but the section between Upper Sherman and Upper Wentworth remains closed.

Construction affects service along these Hamilton Street Railway routes:

  • 23 Upper Gage;
  • 24 Upper Sherman; and
  • 25 Upper Wentworth.

23 Upper Gage

From Monday, March 2 until Monday, April 6, expect delays in both directions along Concession Street between Upper Sherman Avenue and Upper Wentworth Street.

From Tuesday, April 7 until Saturday, May 23 and from September until December, inbound buses operate along their regular route to Concession Street and Upper Sherman Avenue, then detour:

southward along Upper Sherman;
westward along Queensdale Avenue East; and then
northward along Upper Wentworth Street to Concession,
resuming their regular route westward along Concession.

Inbound buses skip their regular stops

  • on Concession Street at Upper Sherman Avenue, beside Juravinski Health Centre and at Poplar, Hamilton and Summit Avenues.

Instead, inbound buses drop off or pick up passengers at temporary stops

  • on Upper Sherman Avenue at Crockett Street and Queensdale Avenue East,
  • on Queensdale Avenue East across from East 27th Street and at East 24th, East 22nd and Upper Wentworth Streets and
  • on Upper Wentworth Street at Crockett Street.

From Sunday, May 24 until September, inbound buses operate along their regular route to Concession Street and Upper Sherman Avenue, then detour:

southward along Upper Sherman;
westward along Queensdale Avenue East; and then
northward along Upper Wellington Street to Concession,
resuming their regular route northward along the Jolley Cut.

Inbound buses skip their regular stops

  • on Concession Street at Upper Sherman Avenue, beside Juravinski Health Centre, at Poplar, Hamilton and Summit Avenues, across from East 19th Street, at Bellwood Avenue and across from East 13th and East 11th Streets.

Instead, inbound buses drop off or pick up passengers at temporary stops

  • on Upper Sherman Avenue at Crockett Street and Queensdale Avenue East,
  • on Queensdale Avenue East across from East 27th Street and at East 24th, East 22nd and Upper Wentworth Streets and west of East 16th and East 13th Streets and
  • on Upper Wellington Street north of Queensdale Avenue East, across from Inverness Avenue East and at Concession Street.

From Tuesday, April 7 until Saturday, May 23 and from September until December, **outbound buses operate along their regular route to Concession and Upper Wentworth Streets, then detour:

southward along Upper Wentworth;
eastward along Queensdale Avenue East; and then
northward along Upper Sherman Avenue to Concession,
resuming their regular route eastward along Concession.

Outbound buses skip their regular stops

  • on Concession Street at East 22nd Street, east of East 24th Street and at East 26th Street and Upper Sherman Avenue.

Instead, outbound buses drop off or pick up passengers at temporary stops

  • on Upper Wentworth Street south of Inverness Avenue East,
  • on Queensdale Avenue East at East 22nd Street, east of East 23rd Street, at East 27th Street and at Upper Sherman Avenue and
  • on Upper Sherman Avenue north of Munn and Crockett Streets.

From Sunday, May 24 until September, outbound buses operate along their regular route to the Jolley Cut and Upper Wellington Street, then detour:

southward along Upper Wellington;
eastward along Queensdale Avenue East; and then
northward along Upper Sherman Avenue to Concession,
resuming their regular route eastward along Concession.

Outbound buses skip their regular stops

  • on Concession Street at Upper Wellington Street, at East 13th, East 15th, East 17th, Upper Wentworth and East 22nd Streets, east of East 24th Street and at East 26th Street and Upper Sherman Avenue.

Instead, outbound buses drop off or pick up passengers at temporary stops

  • on Upper Wellington Street south of Concession Street and at Inverness Avenue East,
  • on Queensdale Avenue East east of Upper Wellington Street, at East 13th, East 15th, East 18th, Upper Wentworth and East 22nd Streets, east of East 23rd Street, at East 27th Street and at Upper Sherman Avenue and
  • on Upper Sherman Avenue north of Munn and Crockett Streets.
24 Upper Sherman

From Monday, March 2 until Monday, April 6, expect delays in both directions along Concession Street between Upper Sherman Avenue and Upper Wentworth Street.

From Tuesday, April 7 until Saturday, May 23 and from September until December, inbound buses operate along their regular route to Upper Sherman Avenue and Queensdale Avenue East, then detour:

westward along Queensdale East; and then
northward along Upper Wentworth Street to Concession Street,
resuming their regular route westward along Concession.

Inbound buses skip their regular stops

  • on Upper Sherman Avenue north of Munn and Crockett Streets and
  • on Concession Street beside Juravinski Health Centre and at Poplar, Hamilton and Summit Avenues.

Instead, inbound buses drop off or pick up passengers at temporary stops

  • on Queensdale Avenue East across from East 27th Street and at East 24th, East 22nd and Upper Wentworth Streets and
  • on Upper Wentworth Street at Crockett Street.

From Sunday, May 24 until September, inbound buses operate along their regular route to Upper Sherman Avenue and Queensdale Avenue East, then detour:

westward along Queensdale East; and then
northward along Upper Wellington Street to Concession,
resuming their regular route northward along the Jolley Cut.

Inbound buses skip their regular stops

  • on Upper Sherman Avenue north of Munn and Crockett Streets and
  • on Concession Street at Upper Sherman Avenue, beside Juravinski Health Centre, at Poplar, Hamilton and Summit Avenues, across from East 19th Street, at Bellwood Avenue and across from East 13th and East 11th Streets.

Instead, inbound buses drop off or pick up passengers at temporary stops

  • on Queensdale Avenue East across from East 27th Street and at East 24th, East 22nd and Upper Wentworth Streets and west of East 16th and East 13th Streets and
  • on Upper Wellington Street north of Queensdale Avenue East, across from Inverness Avenue East and at Concession Street.

From Tuesday, April 7 until Saturday, May 23 and from September until December, outbound buses operate along their regular route to Concession and Upper Wentworth Streets, then detour:

southward along Upper Wentworth; and then
eastward along Queensdale Avenue East to Upper Sherman Avenue,
resuming their regular route southward along Upper Sherman.

Outbound buses skip their regular stops

  • on Concession Street at East 22nd Street, east of East 24th Street and at East 26th Street and Upper Sherman Avenue and
  • on Upper Sherman Avenue at Crockett Street and Queensdale Avenue East.

Instead, outbound buses drop off or pick up passengers at temporary stops

  • on Upper Wentworth Street south of Inverness Avenue East and
  • on Queensdale Avenue East at East 22nd Street, east of East 23rd Street, at East 27th Street and at Upper Sherman Avenue.

From Sunday, May 24 until September, outbound buses operate along their regular route to the Jolley Cut and Upper Wellington Street, then detour:

southward along Upper Wellington; and
eastward along Queensdale Avenue East to Upper Sherman Avenue,
resuming their regular route southward along Upper Sherman.

Outbound buses skip their regular stops

  • on Concession Street at Upper Wellington Street, at East 13th, East 15th, East 17th, Upper Wentworth and East 22nd Streets, east of East 24th Street and at East 26th Street and Upper Sherman Avenue and
  • on Upper Sherman Avenue at Crockett Street and Queensdale Avenue East.

Instead, outbound buses drop off or pick up passengers at temporary stops

  • on Upper Wellington Street south of Concession Street and at Inverness Avenue East and
  • on Queensdale Avenue East east of Upper Wellington Street, at East 13th, East 15th, East 18th, Upper Wentworth and East 22nd Streets, east of East 23rd Street, at East 27th Street and at Upper Sherman Avenue.
25 Upper Wentworth

From Sunday, May 24 until September, inbound buses operate along their regular route to Upper Wentworth Street and Queensdale Avenue East, then detour:

westward along Queensdale East; and then
northward along Upper Wellington Street to Concession,
resuming their regular route northward along the Jolley Cut.

Inbound buses skip their regular stops

  • on Upper Wentworth Street at Crockett Street and
  • on Concession Street across from East 19th Street, at Bellwood Avenue and across from East 13th and East 11th Streets.

Instead, inbound buses drop off or pick up passengers at temporary stops

  • on Queensdale Avenue East west of East 16th and East 13th Streets and
  • on Upper Wellington Street north of Queensdale Avenue East, across from Inverness Avenue East and at Concession Street.

Outbound buses operate along their regular route to the Jolley Cut and Upper Wellington Street, then detour:

southward along Upper Wellington; and
eastward along Queensdale Avenue East to Upper Wentworth Street,
resuming their regular route southward along Upper Wentworth.

Outbound buses skip their regular stops

  • on Concession Street at Upper Wellington, East 13th, East 15th, East 17th and Upper Wentworth Streets and
  • on Upper Wentworth Street south of Inverness Avenue East.

Instead, outbound buses drop off or pick up passengers at temporary stops

  • on Upper Wellington Street south of Concession Street and at Inverness Avenue East and
  • on Queensdale Avenue East east of Upper Wellington Street and at East 13th, East 15th, East 18th and Upper Wentworth Streets.

You can view maps of the detour routings here. (.pdf)


Inbound buses operate toward downtown.

Outbound buses operate away from downtown.





























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