The City of St. John's ensures media, residents and businesses are kept informed about issues, programs, initiatives and projects the City is working on by posting media releases, media advisories and public service announcements to this webpage. This view shows ALL news sorted by Publication Date in descending order. Please click 'read more' on any of the news items below to learn more.
Please subscribe to the City's news e-Updates to ensure you don't miss any of our releases.

Thursday, July 10, 2014 - 4:00pm
Due to the Orangemen's Day holiday on Monday, July 14 all City offices and some facilities will be closed. Waste collection is proceeding and recreation facilities will be open. Details at 'read more'
Thursday, July 10, 2014 - 2:00pm
Bowring Park is turning 100 and we want to celebrate! On Sunday, July 13 from noon to 4:30 p.m. the Bowring Park Foundation is hosting a birthday party with free events for everyone.
Thursday, July 10, 2014 - 1:00pm
The City has released Economic Outlook 2014 and population projections for the St. John’s Metropolitan Area.
Wednesday, July 9, 2014 - 12:00pm
The City of St. John's has begun a search for an artist to design and complete a new mural in the Victoria Street-area of downtown St. John’s.
Thursday, July 3, 2014 - 2:30pm
“Where else can you get the best in Newfoundland entertainment, together with a breathtaking view of the St. John’s harbour, all while enjoying your lunch!"
Thursday, July 3, 2014 - 12:45pm
All seniors are welcome to attend the City’s 13th annual Party in the Park. Come out to Bowring Park for a fun afternoon of socializing and live entertainment.
Thursday, July 3, 2014 - 12:45am
Please Note: The Astor, originally scheduled to arrive in St. John’s on Tuesday, July 8 at 7 a.m., will now arrive on Monday at 6 p.m.
Wednesday, July 2, 2014 - 11:15pm
On July 2, 2014 at a regular meeting of Council, Envision St. John’s Municipal Plan was tabled for public review and discussion.
Friday, June 27, 2014 - 11:15am
Due to the Canada Day and Memorial Day holiday on Tuesday, July 1 all City offices and facilities will be closed. Read for impacted services.
Friday, June 27, 2014 - 11:15am
The St. John’s Local Immigration Partnership is multi-sectoral and is designed to help improve the integration of immigrants as well as to strengthen the City’s ability to attract immigrants.
Thursday, June 26, 2014 - 12:00pm
Join the City of St. John’s and St. John’s Canada Day Committee partners for free family events from sunrise to sunset on Tuesday, July 1 as we celebrate Canada Day.
Wednesday, June 25, 2014 - 8:45pm
City By-Law prohibits dogs from roaming. This summer, enforcement officers will be patrolling the City’s parks, trails and playgrounds reminding the public about the law.
Wednesday, June 25, 2014 - 1:00pm
The City of St. John's will host a Public Open House on Wednesday, July 2 at 7 review the key findings of the Parks and Open Space Master Plan.
Wednesday, June 25, 2014 - 12:45am
The City of St. John’s is pleased to announce that it has created an online, searchable business directory.
Tuesday, June 24, 2014 - 10:15pm
The City Of St. John’s, Recreation Division offers a variety of bus tours for seniors throughout the summer. Participants will visit attractions and interesting places.
Friday, June 20, 2014 - 1:00pm
At a ceremonial sod turning on Friday, June 20, officials from the City of St. John’s and guests announced that the community centre at Wedgewood Park will be named for Paul Reynolds.
Thursday, June 19, 2014 - 7:00pm
Due to the Discovery Day holiday on Monday, June 23 all City offices and some facilities will be closed.
Thursday, June 19, 2014 - 6:30pm
On Thursday, June 19 the Deputy Mayor and Members of Council welcomed tourism leaders from the City to a special ceremony and awards presentation at City Hall. Six awards were presented.
Thursday, June 19, 2014 - 12:00pm
The Sea Adventurer is expected to arrive at 0900 hours and depart at 1800 hours on Friday, June 20.
Wednesday, June 18, 2014 - 4:30pm
The City of St. John’s winter maintenance review has kicked in to high gear with consultants KPMG undertaking a series of stakeholder meetings and community dialogues next week.
Tuesday, June 17, 2014 - 2:45pm
Celebrate St. John's Day at various events around the City. Read on for details or visit the Annual Events page in Visiting our City.
Monday, June 16, 2014 - 6:45pm
At 10:30 a.m. on Friday, June 20, members of Council, dignitaries and others involved in the project will be on hand to officially turn sod on the new Wedgewood Park Community Centre.
Tuesday, June 10, 2014 - 2:15pm
Sea Adventurer arrives on Thursday, June 12 at 0900 hours and departs again at 1800 hours.
Tuesday, June 10, 2014 - 11:30am
The Mayor’s Advisory Committee on Affordable Housing (MACAH) has presented City Council with a new business plan designed to address affordable housing over the next three years.
Friday, June 6, 2014 - 4:30pm
Crystal Symphony cancels port of call on Sunday, June 8. Read for details.