father and son in a wooden lean-to hut they constructed at Fall Outdoor Adventure day
Try archery, hut construction, orienteering and more during our Fall Outdoor Adventure on Sunday, Oct. 2. It's fun for the entire family, and best of all, it's FREE!
Dignitaries with shovels
"The City to St. John's is pleased to see shovels in the ground on this new build..."
Richmond Cottage
There's an incredible opportunity to purchase and restore an historic, 168-year-old home in downtown St. John's, NL Canada.
screenshot of how to use the Carrick Drive roundabout video
If you've never driven a roundabout and are wondering how to navigate one, watching this video might help.
Speed indicator sign in school zone on Mundy Pond Road, St. John's
Since fall 2015 the speed limit around elementary schools on residential roads in the City of St. John's has been reduced to 30 kilometres per hour.

Public Advisory


Tue, 2016/09/27 - 8:15am
The Battery, #70 Signal Hill Road and #3, #5, and #7 Cabot Avenue

Traffic Detour - Queen's Road

Tue, 2016/09/20 - 7:00am
Queen's Road (from Rawlins Cross to Garrison Hill)

Traffic Detour - East White Hills Road

Thu, 2016/09/08 - 9:00am
East White Hills Road, from Outer Ring Road to Robin Hood Bay Waste Management Facility

Kenmount Road - Road Construction

Mon, 2016/07/25 - 7:00am
Kenmount Road - Avalon Ford to Metro Self Storage (North Shoulder)

Pearltown Road Closed for Bridge Replacement...

Mon, 2016/07/04 - 7:15am
Pearltown Road Bridge between Brookfield Road and Old Bay Bulls Road

Traffic Advisory

Mon, 2016/06/20 - 11:30am
Blackmarsh Road

Welcome to City of St. John's


St. John’s City Council has approved new ward boundaries that will come into effect for the 2017 municipal election.
The second phase of the City’s program review has identified a potential $4,705,612 in savings for 2017, increasing to $4,876,239 for 2018.
National Tree Day Poster St.John's
On Wednesday, Sept. 21 the City of St. John's and partners will celebrate National Tree Day with a tree planting ceremony and BBQ in Victoria Park beginning at 11 a.m., all are welcome.
key chain
The City is coordinating a survey of landlords in partnership with the Affordable Housing Working Group, Rental Team. Participants will be entered in a draw for a $500 home improvement gift card.
On Saturday, September 10, the City’s Parks and Open Spaces division became aware of the large number of dead fish in the Waterford River and the Bowring Park Duck Pond.
The City of St. John’s has awarded the contract for the design of the new community market at the former Metrobus location on Freshwater Road to Fougere Menchenton Architecture.
The RFP for a free outdoor concert and celebration on New Year’s Eve will now close at 3 p.m. on Thursday, September 8.
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.
Engagement Logo
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

Public Hearing - 42 Sugarloaf Place

Tue, 2016/10/04 - 7:00pm
The St. John's Municipal Council adopted St. John’s Municipal Plan Amendment...

Public Meeting - 72 Circular Road

Wed, 2016/10/12 - 7:00pm
An application has been received by the City to rezone the property at 72...

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