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June 21, 2018 - Due to the Discovery Day holiday on Monday, June 25, most City offices and facilities will be closed. The City Council meeting regularly scheduled for Monday will take place on Tuesday, June 26 at 4:30 p.m. Please note the following: Garbage and recycling collection is unaffected by the holiday. All recreation facilities are closed on Monday. Parking meter regulations will be enforced, as Monday is not a Shops Closing holiday...
June 20, 2018 - On Wednesday June 20, the City of St. John’s and the Association for New Canadians (ANC) opened a new exhibit in the Wyatt Hall. The display features personal reflections from clients of the Association for New Canadians on what they like about their new community and why they feel at home in St. John’s. “The City of St. John’s values the role of the multicultural community and strives to make St. John’s a...
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June 19, 2018 - As part of the public engagement process on Budget 2018, a suggestion was made for the City to examine its audit function and to consider the possibility of a Municipal Auditor General. In December 2017, the City appointed a three-person panel to advise on whether or not the current governance process for its internal audit function best serves the goals of accountability and transparency to members of the public. Members of the Panel...
June 18, 2018 - The first phase of the five-year project to rehabilitate 100-year-old infrastructure on Water Street is nearing completion with all the underground work on schedule to be complete by June 30. Much of the paving work that is required to complete phase one is weather dependent and some work may continue in July; the City will provide another progress update next week. “We built incentives and penalties into the contract to expedite...

Public Advisory

June 25, 2018 to June 26, 2018
Duckworth Street

Four parking meters will be bagged prohibiting public parking on the north side of Duckworth Street to accommodate moving vans.

June 25, 2018 to June 26, 2018
Water Street

Ten parking meters will be bagged prohibiting public parking on Water Street to accommodate service vehicles for a film shoot.

June 25, 2018 to June 29, 2018
Various Locations

Contractors may be working on the following arterial and collector streets from June 25th  to 29th under the City's annual Streets Rehabilitation and Infrastructure Maintenance Programs.  Work...

June 22, 2018 to June 26, 2018
Portugal Cove Road at New Cove Road (north of New Cove Road/Portugal Cove Road Intersection

Portugal Cove Road at New Cove Road (north of New Cove Road/Portugal Cove Road intersection) will be reduced to one lane for the next 4-5 days.  Flagpersons will be directing traffice during the...

June 18, 2018 to November 30, 2018
Portugal Cove Road between Elizabeth Avenue and Rennies Mill Road

Portugal Cove Road will be closed between Elizabeth Avenue and Rennies Mill Road for construction work staring on Monday, June 18 continuing until November 30, 2018.
 
Residential...

Public Notices

July 06, 2018

Expressiond of interest are being accepted to fill two vacancies on the Inclusion Advisory Committee:

  • One representative from an Aboriginal/Indigenous organization
  • One...
July 03, 2018

The City of St. John's has received an application from Gibraltar Development Ltd. to rezone 21-29 and 37 Malka Drive to the Residential Medium Density (R2) Zone. The purpose of...

July 03, 2018

An application has been submitted to rezone land at 132 Ladysmith Drive from the Residential Narrow Lot (RNL) to the Residential Kenmount (RK) Zone. The purpose of the application...

July 03, 2018

A Discretionary Use Application has been submitted requesting permission to convert a portion of the main floor (35.72m2) at 722 Water Street from Commercial Use into a...

July 03, 2018

A change of Non-Conforming Use Application has been submitted requesting permission to change the occupancy of 21-23 Queen’s Road to Furniture Refinishing & Retail. The store...

Event Calendar

Visitor Information Centre, 348 Water Street
Johnson Geo Centre, Geo Park
The Commissariat, 11 King's Bridge Road
MUN Botanical Garden, 306 Mount Scio Road