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Current road closures, works and events

Cannon Street and Bank Junction

Cannon Street is closed in both directions. The gas main replacement works have progressed well and we now anticipate the road reopening by 15 November 2019.

For more information visit Cadent's website which includes a diversion map or contact the Community Relations Team on 0800 389 8261.

Lord Mayor's Show

The Lord Mayor's Show is on 9 November 2019. Several streets will be closed on the day.

Moor House lift

The Moor House public lift will be out of action from 7 October 2019 for 5-6 weeks. We will advise when works are complete.

Live traffic and road information

View the live traffic status on Google map. You can check the TfL roads status updates.

Report it

Use the Highway Public Reporting Portal for non-emergency faults in the Square Mile. To report a fault go to REPORT-IT.

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Freephone 0800 389 5908
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Works starting 11 - 17 October

​Street ​Location ​Date ​Reason
Coleman Street Whitehorse Yard to Basinghall Avenue 12 - 13 October 2019 Mobile Crane
East Harding Street Pemberton Row to Printer Street 12 - 13 October 2019 Mobile Crane

Long term closures

Street Location Until Reason
Arthur Street (vehicles and pedestrians) King William Street to Martin Lane 31 December 2022 Bank Station Upgrade Works
Bishop`s Court Full length 7 December  2019 Building site
Bread Street Full length 19 October 2019 Building site
Bride Lane Full length 2 December 2019 Building Maintenance
Broad Street Avenue Full length 31 December 2019 Crossrail
Brackley Street Viscount Street to Golden Lane 20 December 2019 Building site
Cannon Street Walbrook to Bush Lane 15 November 2019 Utility works
Carlisle Avenue Full length 31 May 2020 Building site
Charterhouse Square Westbound 31 January 2020 Building site
Creed Lane Full length 11 September 2021 Building Site
Crosby Square Full length 31 December 2019 Building site
Finsbury Avenue Full length 21 November 2019 Utility works
Finsbury Circus West arm 31 December 2019 Crossrail
Frederick's Place Full length 20 October 2019 Carriageway enhancement
Hayne Street Entire length 31 January 2020 Building site
Houndsditch Outwich Street to Bishopgate 30 September 2020 Building site
India Street Westbound 31 October 2019 Building site
Little Britain Full length 13 May 2020 Building site
Liverpool Street Old Broad Street to Blomfield Street 31 December 2019 Crossrail
Moor Lane Full length 29 October 2019 Crossrail
Moor Place Full length 31 December 2019 Crossrail
New Bridge Street Southbound 18 October 2019 Utility Works
New Street Square Full length 30 November 2019 Building site
Nicholas Lane Full length 22 December 2021 Bank Station upgrade
Noble Street Full length 31 October 2020 Bank Station Upgrade
Nun Court Full length 31 December 2019 Building site
Old Broad Street Southbound 5 January 2020 Utility Works
Tudor Street Full length 18 October 2019 Utility Works
Victoria Embankment North Slip Westbound 30 June 2023 Tideway
Vine Street Full length ​15 August 2021 ​Building site
​Watling Street ​Full Length ​31 December 2019 ​Building Site

Special events taking place on the City of London roads

We organise and host events throughout the year which occasionally require street closures. We always aim to keep disruption to a minimum.

Event Date Road Closures
Lord Mayor's Show 9 November 2019 Lord Mayor's Show website

Roads re-opening 11 - 17 October 2019

Street Location Date Reason
Cutler Street   Houndsditch to Harrow Place 15 October 2019 Utility Works
​Old Broad Street (north arm) ​Liverpool Street to Sun Street Passage ​12 October 2019 ​COL Project

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