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April 20, 2018 - The City is currently reviewing existing traffic circulation and restrictions in the area of Rennie’s River between Portugal Cove Road and King’s Bridge Road to determine if changes can be made to improve road network connectivity. This includes a review of the recently implemented Winter Avenue ‘No Entry’ restriction and other nearby restrictions. An important part of the process is getting feedback from...
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April 20, 2018 - Beginning May 1 yard waste including grass, leaves, soil, sod, and small branches must be in paper yard waste bags, for curbside collection. Yard waste in plastic bags will be left at the curb from May 1 to November 30.   “Last fall we required that leaves be in paper yard waste bags for curbside collection. Participation was a great success with over 400 tonnes of leaves collected, resulting in a savings of approximately $...
water street underground sewer
April 19, 2018 - On Tuesday, April 24, construction work will progress to the intersection of Bishop’s Cove/Adelaide Street and Water Street as part of the five-year project to rehabilitate underground infrastructure. Hours of construction are Monday to Saturday, 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. with phase one expected to be completed by July. Traffic and Parking Impacts Bishop’s Cove will be closed to through traffic between Harbour Drive and Water...
April 19, 2018 - Due to St. George’s Day holiday on Monday, April 23, most City offices and facilities will be closed.   The City Council meeting regularly scheduled for Monday will take place on Tuesday, April 24 at 4:30 p.m.   Exceptions include: Garbage and recycling collection is unaffected by the holiday. Garbage (1A/1B) and recycling (1A) will be collected on Monday. Robin Hood Bay is open to commercial users only. Parking...
April 17, 2018 - On Thursday, April 19, the City of St. John’s will exercise its Emergency Management Plan in partnership with the St. John’s Regional Fire Department (SJRFD) and other emergency partners. As part of this exercise the SJRFD will be working in the Battery on Thursday morning between 8:30 a.m. and noon. Representatives from the Red Cross will also be participating in the exercise at the Paul Reynolds Community Centre. The...

Public Advisory

April 24, 2018
Harbour Drive

Parking is limited on Harbour Drive during cruise ship visits to accommodate tour bus operators and other passenger transportation.  Alternate parking options include parking garages at 351 Water...

April 21, 2018 to April 23, 2018
Topsail Road between Burgeo Street and Dunns Road.

To aid in the construction of a new overpass for Team Gushue Highway the Government of Newfoundland and Labrador requires a road closure on...

April 19, 2018 to June 30, 2018
In the vicinity of Chafe and Sons, Blue on Water and Adelaide Street

Six (6) additional meters will be bagged prohibiting public parking on Water Street/Adelaide Street  to accommodate the ongoing Water Street Infrastructure Improvements. Two in front of Chafe and...

April 17, 2018 to May 31, 2018
Portugal Cove Road, between New Cove Road and Renouf Place

Due to a water transmission main replacement Portugal Cove Road is reduced to one...

April 10, 2018 to June 30, 2018
In the vicinity of Subway 338 Water Street to the Tourism Building and Maries Mini Mart to the Temporary Bus Stop on the east corner of 351 Water Street

Fourteen (14) meters will bagged in the area from Subway at 338 Water Street to the Tourism Building on the north side of Water Street and from Maries Mini Mart to the temporary bus stop on the...

Public Notices

June 01, 2018

Expressions of Interest are being accepted to fill a vacancy on the Environmental Advisory Committee:

  • One organizational representative who represents expertise in the urban forestry...
June 01, 2018

Expressions of Interest are being accepted to fill one vacancy on the Arts and Culture Advisory Committee:

  • One representative from a cultural, indigenous, and/or intangible cultural...
May 11, 2018

Applications are invited from qualified persons to serve on the Youth Advisory Committee. The Youth Advisory Committee provides information and advice to the Committee of the Whole on matters...

May 10, 2018

The St. John's Municipal Council adopted St. John’s Municipal Plan Amendment Number 145, 2018, and St. John’s Development Regulations Amendment Number 675, 2018, on April 9, 2018, and hereby gives...

May 09, 2018

The City of St. John's has received an application from DRMM Enterprises Ltd. to rezone 73-75 Airport Heights Drive to the Commercial Local (CL) Zone to convert the former daycare...

Event Calendar

D. F. Cook Recital Hall, School of Music, Memorial University
The Fluvarium, 5 Nagle's Place
Paul Reynolds Community Centre, 35 Carrick Drive