St. John's News | City Of St. John's - Mobile

St. John's News

Contractors working on roof
February 18, 2013 - Councillor Danny Breen, Chair of the Finance and Administration Standing Committee, says that recent statements by the Newfoundland & Labrador Homebuilders Association about the impact which municipal fees have on housing prices are clearly exaggerated. “There is no denying the fact that housing prices are rising, which presents a real challenge for homebuyers, especially first time buyers with modest incomes,” said...
Image of St. John's Website
February 18, 2013 - The City of St. John’s recently launched its updated municipal website at www.stjohns.ca with numerous new features to make it easier for residents to stay in touch with the City. “The new website design has been more than two years in the making and we are very pleased that it has been so warmly received by residents,” says Councillor Danny Breen, Chair of the Finance and Administration Standing Committee. One...
Contractors working on roof
February 18, 2013 - Councillor Danny Breen, Chair of the Finance and Administration Standing Committee, says that recent statements by the Newfoundland & Labrador Homebuilders Association about the impact which municipal fees have on housing prices are clearly exaggerated. “There is no denying the fact that housing prices are rising, which presents a real challenge for homebuyers, especially first time buyers with modest incomes,” said...
February 10, 2013 - The 62nd annual MolsonCoors Canada Athlete of the Year awards were handed out on Friday, February 8 at City Hall. Female Athlete of the Year - Hannah Jardine In 2012, Jardine's O'Donel High School team captured tournament victories in the Clarence Sutton Memorial Tournament, Booth Memorial Tournament, were 4A finalists and Elite Eight Champions. Jardine also played with a Division One ladies league team, the Bay Ladies,...
Collage of photos of Athlete of the Year nominees
February 06, 2013 - The MolsonCoors Canada 2012 St. John's Athlete of the Year Awards will take place Friday, Feb. 8, in the Foran/Greene Room at St. John's City Hall. Awards will be presented to the male and female category winners as well the Team of the Year Award. The male nominees are mountain biker Matthew Beer, softball pitcher Sean Cleary and rugby player Ciaran Hearn. Female nominees include runner Kate Bazeley, volleyball player...
GoBus Logo
February 06, 2013 - Due to road and weather conditions, GoBus Accessible Transit is experiencing delays. GoBus Accessible Transit apologizes for any inconvenience. For more information: GoBus Accessible Transit Phone: (709) 368-8887 TTY: (709) 368-1620
February 05, 2013 - The City of St. John’s Heritage Advisory Committee is pleased to recognize property owners for a “job well done” in outstanding restoration work on buildings in the City's heritage areas, as well as the construction of new buildings that blend into heritage areas. The Committee will accept nominations, or will nominate from information provided by the City’s Heritage Officer, of work that meets one or...
Snow Daze Logo
January 31, 2013 - Exhausted from shoveling snow? Play in it instead. Cold weather has you down? Join a fitness activity and get your heart pumping. Tired of sitting in front of the TV? Let nature be your big screen. The City of St. John's celebrates winter with Snow Daze from Feb. 7 to 17. For 11 days in February residents of the City of St. John's are asked to come out of hibernation and enjoy an array of activities for all populations....
January 29, 2013 - Increases in employment, wages and general optimism with respect to future major projects continue to boost economic activity in the St. John’s Census Metropolitan Area (CMA). In 2012, employment in the CMA increased by 3.6 per cent (or 3,800 jobs). The labour force increased by 4.3 per cent (or 4,900), due to a significant increase in the participation rate. The participation rate (the proportion of the working age population...
January 25, 2013 - The new St. John’s Convention Centre is closer to becoming a reality as the construction project goes to tender on Jan. 26.   “I am very pleased to see us moving forward with this next critical step in the project,” says Councillor at Large Sandy Hickman, Council liaison on the Convention Centre Project Committee. “The St. John’s Convention Centre project is driving economic rejuvenation in the...

Pages