Doing Business

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The City is seeking feedback on the redesign of the organization’s website. Learn more about the project and its goals at EngageStJohns.ca.
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The City's current strategic plan expires this year and we are seeking input from residents and other stakeholders on our strategic directions and budget planning for 2019-2021.
The tipping floor of the Robin Hood Bay Materials Recovery Facility showing paper/cardboard and container recycling material in separate piles
What’s happening to our recycling material now that China is no longer accepting recycling from Canada? You might be surprised at the answer, but we're not - we planned it this way.
City Council 2017-2021 after swearing-in ceremony
Congratulations to City Council, 2017-2021, who are now officially sworn-in to office.
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The City of St.John’s is accepting applications for the Housing Catalyst Fund to produce tangible housing solutions for residents. Grants are available for up to $10,000 per project.

Doing Business

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The City of St. John's is a fantastic place to do business. Whether you are an established company or just starting out with your first business we can help you find all of the information you need to be successful from information on the permits and regulations required to do business in the City, to some of the services we provide and helpful information on our economy.

Learn more about Doing Business in the City of St. John’s by exploring this section of our website.

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Contractors may be working on the following arterial and collector streets from September 16 – September 20 under the City’s annual streets rehabilitation and infrastructure maintenance programs. ...
Parking spaces will be reserved on Duckworth Street and Water Street prohibiting public parking to accommodate Battle of Britian Parade. Parking meters on both side of Duckworth Street between...
To facilitate construction work of the 2019 Retaining Wall Rehabilitation Program, motorists and pedestrians are advised that Harvey Road (in the vicinity of "The Kirk") will have a reduction in lane...

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The City of St. John’s is seeking expressions of interest to fill the vacancy of chairperson for its Audit Standing Committee. We require an individual in the private sector who holds a professional...
Application A Public Meeting will take place regarding a  rezoning application which has been submitted to the City for a Lounge and Eating Establishment.  Description This rezoning to the Commercial...
Application An Application has been submitted for a reduced sightline (distance between building and intersection) in order to develop a 3-unit Townhouse.  Description A text amendment to the St....

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The 39th Annual Terry Fox Run is taking place at Quidi Vidi Lake on September 15! Everyone is welcome to participate in a Terry Fox Run, regardless of age, athletic ability or socio-economic...
*Rescheduled to Sunday September 15th due to weather! The fourth annual Heart & Sole 3k & 5K Walk/Family Fun Run in Bowring Park, Sunday Sept. 15 (West gate entrance). A family friendly...
Schedule for 2019 Regular Council Meetings   Council meeting agendas Council meeting minutes

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