view of St. John's from Signal Hill, photo with digitally enhanced colours
See St. John's in a different light - be a hometown tourist this summer!
Mayor O'Keefe presenting Elinor Gill Rathcliffe with the Freedom of the City award
Philanthropist Elinor Gill Ratcliffe was awarded the Freedom of the City on Thursday, May 19.
Green Curb It garbage and recycling collection truck with waste collector putting a blue recycling bag in
Due to the Victoria Day holiday on Monday, May 23 all City offices and facilities will be closed. Garbage and recycling pick up will occur the day after regular collection day for all areas this week.
young girls sitting on grass in front of compost bin holding compost in her hands
The City of St. John’s, in partnership with the MMSB and MUN Botanical Garden, are offering free backyard composting information sessions to residents of St. John’s.
Balmoral cruise ship coming in to St. John's Harbour on May, 13, 2016 as it lightly snows
The Balmoral cruise ship, with 1860 passengers and crew, is scheduled to arrive in the Port of St. John’s on Friday, May 13 at 8 a.m. and depart at 2 p.m.

Public Advisory

Road Closure - Cashin Avenue

Mon, 2016/05/30 - 7:00am
Cashin Avenue (between Campbell Avenue and Pennywell Road)

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cat looking out window
Since the announcement of the Pet Safe Keeping Program in February the City continues to seek applications from residents able to provide temporary accommodations for pets.
Microchip Clinic
On Wednesday, June 1, Humane Services is hosting a microchip clinic for privately owned pets (cats and dogs) of St. John’s residents.
On Monday, May 16, Council will address a resolution to award philanthropist Elinor Gill Ratcliffe the Freedom of the City.
The City of St. John’s has identified measures to tighten up the vacancy allowance procedure through collaboration with representatives of the local business community.
satellite image of Pearltown Road with red circle around South Brook Bridge
The bridge on Pearltown Road at South Brook will be replaced in 2016, anticipated to begin in June, and due to the nature of the work the bridge will be closed to through traffic for 3 to 4 months.
Sewer program returns with enhancements to sewer back-up and pipe thawing program...
Youth Week St.John's
The City of St. John's is celebrating National Youth Week from May 1 to 7 with multiple events including art shows, recreational activities and the annual Youth of the Year celebration.
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

Text Amendment - Retail in Commercial...

Tue, 2016/05/31 - 12:00pm
The City of St. John's is considering making a text amendment to the St. John’s...

Application - 970 Portugal Cove Road

Tue, 2016/05/31 - 12:00pm
A Discretionary Use Application has been submitted by Pyramid Construction...

Public Meeting - Tigress Street/Lady Anderson...

Tue, 2016/05/31 - 7:00pm
The City of St. John's has received an application from 11368 NL Ltd. to rezone...

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