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At this time the best way to submit applications, permits and nominations to the City of St. John’s is by email. City staff are practicing social distancing and have access to email.
Don't Flush Disposable Wipes
Are you using wipes to get your surfaces disinfected? If you do, make sure you throw them in the garbage, not down the toilet.
The City’s role is the protection of our staff, maintaining essential services and, if required, cancelling public programs to reduce transmission.
Canada Games 2025 bid launch
The Canada Games Council officially launched the bid process for the 2025 Canada Summer Games that will be held in Newfoundland and Labrador.

Public Advisory

Traffic Detour - Water Street

Mon, 2020/04/06 - 7:00am
Water Street from Bishop’s Cove to Clift’s-Baird’s Cove

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The Water Street construction project between Ayre’s Cove and Clift’s Baird’s Cove will proceed as scheduled from April to June 2020, with a start date of April 6.
The City of St. John’s has extended the deadlines for four of its award programs to May 1, 2020. Nominations for each of these awards may be submitted online.
As of 7:30 a.m. on Friday, April 3, all winter parking restrictions are lifted.
City Council approved membership for a new Environmental and Sustainability Expert Panel. The panel will include a lead staff person appointed by Senior Executive and seven expert residents.
The City has discontinued clearing private sewer laterals of owner-occupied homes due to Occupational Health and Safety (OHS) concerns related to COVID-19.
covid 19 update
Join us for a virtual, city-wide celebration of essential workers on Sunday, March 29 at 7 p.m.
The Residential Drop-Off (RDO) at Robin Hood Bay is closed to the public until further notice. The landfill site will remain open for commercial and municipal customers Monday to Friday.
Access St. John’s is your one stop place for all City services. Find all of your answers to City related questions and services 24 hours a day.
City Guide
The City Guide is a reference publication the City of St. John’s mails to resident homes four times a year - November, February, May and September.
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The City of St. John’s wants to build a new approach to public engagement – one that facilitates dialogue with the right people, using the right tools

Public Notices

Application: 430 Topsail Road

Tue, 2020/04/07 - 9:30am
Application A Discretionary use application has been submitted by Golfdale...

Application: 46 Bell's Turn

Tue, 2020/04/07 - 9:30am
Update March 26: The Council Decision Date has been changed to April 27, 2020....

Application: 970 Portugal Cove Road

Tue, 2020/04/07 - 9:30am
Update March 26: The Council Decision Date has been changed to April 27, 2020....

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