Living in St. John's

map showing section of Heavy Tree Road permanently closed to all traffic
Beginning August 16 a small section of Heavy Tree Road, between Brookfield Road and Commonwealth Road, will be permanently closed to all traffic.
Kenmount Terrace sod turning dignitaries and community members
A ceremonial sod turning celebrates a major milestone as construction of the $10 million Kenmount Terrace Community Park will soon be underway.
map with text indicating no entry to Winter Avenue from King's Bridge Road
Effective immediately motorists are no longer permitted to enter Winter Avenue from King’s Bridge Road.
Make it Count
Did you know that you must register to vote for the upcoming municipal election?
announcing Julie Lewis (centre) as muralist to commemorate Great Fire on retaining wall at McBride's Hill
Artist Julie Lewis has been selected to design and paint the Great Fire of 1892 commemorative mural at McBride’s Hill in St. John’s.

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.

There are no current news releases available. Please see all news for a complete list.

Effective Monday, August 7, 2017 motorists are no longer permitted to enter Winter Avenue from King’s Bridge Road. No entry signs will be installed to indicate the new restriction which will be in...
Residents are advised that the Gymnasium at the Paul Reynolds Community Centre is closed for maintenance from July 20 to September 5, 2017.  
Motorists are advised that road construction will begin on New Gower Street in front of City Hall on Wednesday, July 5, 2017. The scope of work involves removal and replacement of curb, gutter,...

Pages

This application has been deferred and will proceed to Council at a later date. Original application: A Discretionary Use Application has been submitted requesting permission to occupy a portion of...
The Public Meeting to be held on Tuesday, August 8, 2017, has been cancelled and will be rescheduled at a later date. The City of St. John’s has received an application from Powderhouse Hill...
The City of St. John's is considering an amendment to the St. John’s Development Regulations to increase the maximum Building Height allowed in the Commercial Regional (CR) Zone from 15 metres to 20...

Pages

Over the summer, the artisan group at the Quidi Vidi Village Plantation will hold a series of scheduled craft demonstrations. Come watch the artisans at work, ask questions about their craft or...
Back by popular demand, it's Ghosts of the LSPU Hall. Enter the LSPU Hall, one of St. John’s most storied and, according to some, most haunted structures, for an adventure like no other...
Fun weekly stand up comedy room at Bitters    Hosted by Lindsay Barron with DJ Bangtek. Featuring some of the best professional and amateur comedians in the province. ...

Pages