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silhouette of four people with arms up and jumping in front of colourful paint splatters
April 28, 2017 - The City of St. John's celebrates National Youth Week from May 1 to 7 with several free-of-charge events. National Youth Week recognizes youth and their active participation in the community whether it is through theatre, recreation, sport, art, volunteering, leadership or community engagement. Congratulations to the 2017 Youth of the Year award winners Zaira Freda (Junior) and Jamin Tamang (Senior) who will attend the City...
Concrete wall on McBride's Hill where a mural commemorating the Great Fire of 1892 will be painted
April 27, 2017 - This year marks 125 years since the Great Fire of 1892. The City of St.John’s is currently accepting submissions from Artists for a thematic mural to commemorate the historic fire. The mural will be painted on the retaining wall at McBride’s Hill, which runs between Duckworth Street and Water Street in downtown St. John’s. The award of a contract is conditional upon the successful Artist entering into an agreement to...

Public Advisory

April 28, 2017 to April 30, 2017
O'Leary Avenue Detour

Motorists are advised that Crombie REIT will be conducting a pedway removal on O’leary Avenue from Friday to Sunday. A detour will be in place and flagpersons will be on site.

The City of...

April 18, 2017 to May 15, 2017
Churchill Square

Six parking meters in Churchill Square (in front of Vogue Optical & Executive Travel Inc) will be bagged to accommodate ongoing...

April 17, 2017 to July 15, 2017
Signal Hill Road from Quidi Vidi Road to the MUN Battery Facility lower entrance near Cabot Avenue

Residents of St. John's are advised that there will be a detour in place on Signal Hill Road to facilitate a watermain replacement. Flagpersons will be in place so that residential traffic, tour...

Public Notices

May 04, 2017

Registration for summer recreation programs including day camps for children and youth, begins at 7 a.m. on Thursday, May 4 for residents of St. John’s; and 7 a.m. on Thursday, May 11 for...

April 28, 2017

The City of St. John’s is conducting roadside pruning operations from December 2016 to April 2017 to remove low hanging branches that interfere with pedestrian and vehicular traffic, as well as...

April 25, 2017

A Discretionary Use Application has been submitted for 279 Duckworth Street requesting permission to convert the first floor (74 m2) from Commercial Use to Residential...

Event Calendar

Sheraton Hotel Newfoundland, 115 Cavendish Square
MUN Botanical Garden, 306 Mount Scio Road
City Hall Council Chamber, fourth floor, 10 New Gower Street
The Great Hall, City Hall, 10 New Gower Street
Southlands Community Centre, 40 Teakwood Drive