Living in St. John's

Our City Our Story
City's storytelling website shares personal reflections on how residents feel about living in St. John's...
Neighbourhood Profiles Page
Visit our neighbourhood profiles page for information on your community...
Don't Flush Disposable Wipes
Are you using wipes to get your surfaces disinfected? If you do, make sure you throw them in the garbage, not down the toilet.
Greenhouse Gas Inventory
Completing this inventory helps us to achieve the first milestone in FCMs Milestone Framework...
On Monday, February 17, the City of St. John’s presented the annual Heritage Awards to recognize individuals, businesses and institutions for outstanding efforts in heritage restoration.

Living in St. John's

Scenic Hiking Trail

The City of St. John's is a vibrant place to live, work and play. The City is pleased to offer a wide variety of services to our residents. In this section of the website you will find everything from animal adoption to information on the water you drink to our wide variety of recreational opportunities.  When you think of a municipality some of the most common services that may come to mind include garbage collection, water and sewer services, or roads. But the City of St. John's offers much more than the basic municipal services, have a look and find out why St. John's is such a great place to live and raise a family.

The City of St. John’s has released what it heard from the public engagement process for the Downtown Pedestrian Mall.
Residents are invited to submit photos of their pumpkin-carving activities - and final jack o’lanterns – to be entered to win one of two Zombie Grams.
The votes for the Ward 2 By-Election have been counted, residents have elected a new council representative, Shawn Skinner.

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Ten parking spaces on the south side of Water Street between Clift’s-Baird’s Cove and 167 Water Street will be closed 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday, Oct. 26 prohibiting parking. This is to accommodate...
Contractors may be working on the following arterial and collector streets from October 26-30 under the City’s annual streets rehabilitation and infrastructure maintenance programs.  Work could...
To facilitate construction work of the 2019 Bridge Rehabilitation Program, motorists and pedestrians are advised that King's Bridge Road (in the vicinity of the bridge over Rennies River) will have a...

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Application An application has been submitted by JCK Properties for a text amendment to the St. John’s Development Regulations.  Description The City of St. John’s is considering a text amendment to...
Application A Discretionary Use Application has been submitted to develop a Mineral Workings Quarry for land off the Foxtrap Access Road (0.5 km north of Foxtrap Access Road and Trans-Canada Highway...
St. John’s Sports & Entertainment Ltd. is a wholly owned subsidiary of the City of St. John’s responsible for the operations of Mile One Centre and the St. John’s Convention Centre. The City is...

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With COVID-19 restrictions limiting large gatherings, the City has decided to cancel its annual Pumpkin Walk for 2020. However, that doesn’t mean we can’t still have fun with this year...
Starting October 24-25, Quidi Vidi Village Plantation will be hosting nine Merry Makers Markets every weekend leading into Christmas.    Spend weekends in Quidi Vidi, enjoying the warm...
With COVID-19 restrictions limiting large gatherings, the City has decided to cancel its annual Pumpkin Walk for 2020. However, that doesn’t mean we can’t still have fun with this year...

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