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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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Thursday, June 13, 2013 - 6:30pm
The contributions tourism makes to our community are recognized during Tourism Awareness Week and the City of St. John’s is celebrating by hosting its 22nd annual Tourism Awards.
Wednesday, June 5, 2013 - 2:00pm
For the month of June, the Humane Services Shelter on 81 Higgins Line will be offering adoptions free of charge on your second pet.
Tuesday, June 4, 2013 - 2:30pm
On Saturday, June 8 the City of St. John’s and the East Coast Trail Association will conduct its annual volunteer litter clean-up of the Sugarloaf Path. Click read more to get involved.
Friday, May 31, 2013 - 2:30pm
Mayor Dennis O’Keefe is joining with other mayors from across the country to call on our provincial and federal government partners to work with municipalities to address the housing crisis.
Tuesday, May 28, 2013 - 6:30pm
The City of St. John’s is celebrating Seniors Day on Thursday, June 6 with an event at St. Teresa’s Parish Hall on Mundy Pond Road.
Tuesday, May 28, 2013 - 2:00pm
The City of St. John’s has wood chips at no charge at Bowring Park and Wishingwell Park. This material is very beneficial to residents for home gardening purposes.
Friday, May 17, 2013 - 9:00pm
Registration is now open for the City of St. John’s third arts forum, Arts & The City 3, on May 24 and 25 at City Hall.
Thursday, May 16, 2013 - 3:30pm
Mayor Dennis O’Keefe met with key stakeholders to discuss Port security and safety issues surrounding the closure of the Canadian Coast Guard Marine Communications and Traffic Services Centre.
Thursday, May 16, 2013 - 1:00pm
The City of St. John’s was one of a number of energy cities in Houston last week attending meetings of the World Energy Cities Partnership (WECP).
Thursday, May 16, 2013 - 7:00am
The Victoria Day holiday on Monday, May 20 affects many City facilities and services. Please click read more to get additional details.
Monday, May 13, 2013 - 9:00pm
The City of St. John’s announced its 2013 Capital Works Budget during its May 13 regular meeting of City Council, which includes $270 million in infrastructure investments over the next three years.
Friday, May 10, 2013 - 1:30pm
SJSEL has presented its audited financial statements for 2012 to City Council and they show a continued positive fiscal trend for the organization.
Thursday, May 9, 2013 - 9:00am
The City of St. John’s is taking the next step forward to develop a comprehensive land-use plan for the lands above the 190-metre contour on Kenmount Road.
Wednesday, May 8, 2013 - 3:00pm
The Robin Hood Bay Waste Management Facility served its one millionth commercial customer on May 7, 2013 when a Shea Contracting truck passed through the weight scales.
Tuesday, May 7, 2013 - 5:00am
Mayor Dennis O’Keefe, Chairman,Cruise St. John’s, is pleased to announce the 2013 cruise season will get underway this week with the visit of the MV Silver Whisper of Silversea Cruises.
Wednesday, May 1, 2013 - 12:30pm
Mayor Dennis O’Keefe is pleased to announce the details of a wide-reaching reorganization currently underway at City Hall.
Friday, April 26, 2013 - 4:30am
Join our Humane Services Shelter Veterinarian for a public information seminar on why your cat may be eliminating outside the box.
Wednesday, April 24, 2013 - 4:30pm
The National Geographic Eastern Newfoundland Geotourism mapguide and website was launched earlier today at a ceremony at the Quidi Vidi Village Plantation.
Thursday, April 18, 2013 - 6:00pm
City streets will be busy again this construction season after the City approved $12.7 million for its annual street rehabilitation program.
Thursday, April 18, 2013 - 5:00pm
Many City services are affected by the St. George's Day holiday on Monday, April 22. Click 'read more' to learn more.
Wednesday, April 17, 2013 - 6:00pm
The Southlands area of St. John’s has been growing at a rapid rate and soon the area will have a new Community Centre for residents to enjoy.
Wednesday, April 17, 2013 - 12:45am
Bannerman Park will undergo a major makeover beginning this spring as construction work begins on a number of important projects.
Sunday, April 14, 2013 - 3:00pm
The City of St. John's advises that operations at Windsor Lake have now stabilized. The City would like to thank residents for their cooperation.
Saturday, April 13, 2013 - 7:00pm
The City of St. John’s advises as a result of operational issues at the Windsor Lake Treatment Plant, residents and businesses in the Windsor Lake service area are asked to please use water wisely.
Friday, April 12, 2013 - 1:30pm
The City of St. John’s is seeking expressions of interest from musicians who would like to perform during the Music at Harbourside Lunchtime Concert Series this summer.

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