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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.
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Monday, November 17, 2014 - 3:30pm
This week the City of St. John’s is celebrating National Child Day and the Right to Play. Admission free activities are taking place November 17 to 23.
Monday, November 10, 2014 - 3:00pm
The City of St. John’s saw a record setting cruise ship season this year, with 17 cruise ships and approximately 24,918 passengers and crew throughout the season.
Monday, October 27, 2014 - 4:15pm
The review process began in June and included public consultation, national benchmarking and operational evaluation; this report includes "quick hits" for the upcoming winter season.
Tuesday, October 21, 2014 - 3:45pm
The City of St. John’s invites seniors to participate in a community forum entitled, Focus on Seniors. The forum will be held on Friday, November 7, 2014.
Tuesday, October 21, 2014 - 3:00pm
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Tuesday, October 21, 2014 - 12:30pm
Engage! St. John's Task Force Report Recommends Public Engagement Policy Direction for City’s New Framework
Monday, October 20, 2014 - 5:30pm
The '311 St. John's' app for iPhones is a new way to connect with the City. The 311 phone line, in-person service at City Hall, and web submission are other ways to contact Access St. John's.
Friday, October 17, 2014 - 1:45pm
Throughout the past 48 hours, City crews have been inspecting municipal infrastructure, including roads, culverts, parks and rivers, to ensure that all systems are clear and in proper working order.
Friday, October 17, 2014 - 12:45pm
On Monday October 20 from noon to 7 p.m., the City of St. John’s Humane Services invites you to ‘Fall’ in Love with a new pet cat for your family.
Thursday, October 16, 2014 - 2:45pm
The City of St. John’s will enhance its efforts to address landlords and property owners who have a history of non-compliance with City laws and regulations.
Thursday, October 16, 2014 - 2:45pm
On October 17, the final cruise ship scheduled for the 2014 season will be making a stop in the Port of St. John’s.
Tuesday, October 14, 2014 - 5:45pm
Following the success of the 2013 pilot program, the City is once again encouraging environmentally-friendly options for disposing of fallen leaves.
Wednesday, October 8, 2014 - 12:00pm
The City of St. John’s is pleased to announce that, beginning October 15, users of GoBus will now have access to smart cards that offer discounts for frequent users.
Monday, October 6, 2014 - 4:15pm
This week, one cruise ship will be making a stop in the Port of St. John’s. The Insignia has cancelled her stop in St. John's. See more.
Friday, October 3, 2014 - 3:30pm
On Wednesday, October 8, the City of St. John’s will host an information session for individuals interested in participating in a Neighbourhood Watch.
Thursday, September 25, 2014 - 4:45pm
A study commissioned to explore the possibility for developing a community market on the site of the former Metrobus depot on Freshwater Road has concluded that the site has considerable potential.
Friday, September 19, 2014 - 8:15pm
The City and its CUPE employees have reached a four-year deal. Read for details...
Friday, September 19, 2014 - 8:15am
From September 23-28, three cruise ships will be making stops in the Port of St. John’s.
Thursday, September 18, 2014 - 10:45am
The City of St. John’s has received an A grade and is ranked as the sixth most attractive city in Canada for newcomers, according to the latest study from the Conference Board of Canada.
Thursday, September 18, 2014 - 8:00am
This summer we held public and private sessions with residents, business, community associations and others about our winter maintenance operations. Click 'read more' to see what we heard...
Tuesday, September 16, 2014 - 12:45pm
The public is reminded that, during cruise ship visits, parking along Harbour Drive is reduced to accommodate tour buses escorting passengers on excursions.
Friday, September 12, 2014 - 5:00pm
More than 1000 delegates from 36 countries arrive in the City on Sunday for the start of Oceans '14.
Friday, September 12, 2014 - 11:45am
From September 17-20, four cruise ships will be making stops in the Port of St. John’s.
Friday, September 5, 2014 - 1:45pm
This week's list of cruise ships visiting the Port of St. John's. Welcome, visitors, from around the world!
Friday, September 5, 2014 - 12:45pm
The City of St. John’s invites residents and others with an interest in the City’s new Municipal Plan to attend public information sessions this month.

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