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City Hall Parking Garage
June 23, 2017 - Motorists are advised that construction will be ongoing at the City Hall parking garage starting Monday, June 26 and continuing until September 30, 2017. The scope of work will consist of structural upgrades, lighting retrofit, and CCTV improvements.   During this time there will be limited visitor parking spaces available on the lower level of the parking garage. Please make alternate arrangements as necessary to accommodate...
June 22, 2017 - Due to the Discovery Day holiday on Monday, June 26, most City offices and facilities will be closed. The City Council meeting regularly scheduled for Monday will take place on Tuesday, June 27 at 4:30 p.m. Please note the following: Garbage and recycling collection is unaffected by the holiday. As per the regular schedule garbage and recycling will be collected on Monday. The Robin Hood Bay Waste Management Facility is open for...
Watermain rehabilitation work on road side
June 22, 2017 - Next week the City of St. John's will begin rehabilitation work on watermains in several areas of the city in order to reduce maintenance issues and improve service. Work will continue throughout the 2017 construction season starting in Shea Heights, followed by Wedgewood Park and then proceed to the Rabbittown area. Residents in all the affected areas will be notified by mail before work in their neighbourhood begins. Cured-in-...
Map Area in Goulds for sewer testing
June 21, 2017 - Starting on Tuesday, June 27 until June 30 the City of St. John’s will be conducting sanitary sewer vapour testing in Goulds. Testing is required in order to locate areas of the sewer system that need updating. Work is scheduled along Main Road from Doyle’s Road to Heffernan’s Line. See full list of streets attached. Testing will be conducted by the City’s Environmental Services Division. A large fan is placed...
central fire station in st.john's
June 20, 2017 - Canada Day is fast approaching and with this celebrated holiday comes an increase in the use of Consumer (Family) Fireworks. The St. John’s Regional Fire Department (SJRFD) wishes to ensure that citizens of its Region do not forget the danger that fireworks may pose if not used properly. If you choose to use fireworks, we urge all citizens to exercise caution and safety by following these important safety tips: Only purchase...

Public Advisory

June 27, 2017 to October 31, 2017
Various streets in Shea Heights, Wedgewood Park and Rabbittown

Contractor will be conducting watermain rehabilitation work (CIPP Watermain Lining) on various streets.  Work will start in Shea Heights, followed by Wedgewood Park and then proceed to the...

June 27, 2017
Paul Reynold Community Centre

 Please be advised that the Leisure Pool at the Paul Reynold's Community Centre will be closed today, Tuesday, June 27 from 6:30 A.M. to 11: 00 A.M. The 25 m lane pool...

June 26, 2017 to June 30, 2017
Vaarious Locations

Contractors may be working on the following streets from June 26th to 30th under the City's annual streets rehab and infrastructure maintenance programs. Work could include street...

June 12, 2017 to September 30, 2017
O'Leary Avenue at Leary's Brook Bridge

This project is expected to last until the end of September.  Traffic in each direction will remain open, however, there will be times when traffic will be reduced to one lane and motorists can...

June 07, 2017 to July 07, 2017
Bay Bulls Road/Columbus Drive

Beginning 9 a.m. on Wednesday, June 7 there will be work carried out on the Pitts Memorial Drive Overpass. Bay Bulls Road/Columbus Drive will see traffic delays and lane reductions in the area ...

Public Notices

July 13, 2017

The City of St. John’s has received an application to rezone a portion of 50 Bennett Avenue (former I. J. Samson School) from the Institutional (INST) Zone to the Residential...

July 04, 2017

An application has been received by the City to rezone the property at 75 Incinerator Road from the Rural (R) Zone to the Mineral Working (MW) Zone. The purpose of the rezoning is...

July 04, 2017

The City of St. John’s has received an application to allow a Taxi Stand at 615 Empire Avenue (former Tommy’s Auto Tech).  In response, Council is considering a text amendment to...

June 27, 2017

A Discretionary Use application has been submitted by The Redeemed Christian Church of God, Mount Zion, requesting permissions to occupy 81 Elizabeth Avenue as a Church.
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June 22, 2017

The Ocean Endeavour with 198 passengers and 90 crew is scheduled to arrive in the Port City of St. John’s at 9:00 a.m. on Thursday June 22 and depart at 12 noon.
 
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Event Calendar

The Great Hall, City Hall, 10 New Gower Street
City Hall Council Chamber, fourth floor, 10 New Gower Street
MUN Botanical Garden, 306 Mount Scio Road
Bitters Pub, Field Hall, Memorial University
The Great Hall, City Hall, 10 New Gower Street