Public Advisory

The City of St. John's posts public advisories whenever we have an interruption in service to ensure the public is kept informed. Some of the categories of advisories include water, garbage, recreation, traffic and building closures. The view below lists advisories that are upcoming or currently on-going.
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Start/End Date: Monday, January 6, 2020 - 10:00am to 11:00pm
Location: St. John's

City of St. John's facilities - including all offices, recreation facilities and community centres - will remain closed for Monday, Jan.6, 2020.

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Posted On: Monday, January 6, 2020 - 10:11am
Start/End Date: Sunday, January 5, 2020 - 6:45pm to Monday, January 6, 2020 - 10:00am
Location: St. John's

Due to the projected snow accumulation and high winds forecasted, the City of St. John’s will have a delayed opening on Monday, Jan. 6, 2020 for City Hall and all recreational facilities, community centres and the Railway Coastal Museum. An update will be provided by 10 a.m. on Jan. 06, 2020.

Posted On: Sunday, January 5, 2020 - 6:41pm
Start/End Date: Sunday, January 5, 2020 - 2:15pm to Monday, January 6, 2020 - 2:00pm
Location: St. John's

Due to the impending weather system, garbage and recycling for January 6, 2020 has been postponed to Tuesday, January 7, 2020. Residents with regular collection scheduled for Monday are asked to have their garbage and/ or recycling at the curb by 8 a.m. Tuesday morning. To receive automatic...

Posted On: Sunday, January 5, 2020 - 2:33pm
Start/End Date: Sunday, January 5, 2020 - 2:00pm to Monday, January 6, 2020 - 2:00pm
Location: St. John's

Due to the projected snowfall and high winds, please be advised that all City of St. John’s recreational and community centres will be closing at 4:30 p.m. Sunday, January 5, 2020; the Railway Coastal Museum will be closing at 5 p.m. 

Posted On: Sunday, January 5, 2020 - 2:02pm
Start/End Date: Tuesday, December 24, 2019 - 8:00am to 12:00pm
Location: City offices and recreation facilities

Due to the forecast and winter storm warning, City offices and recreation facilities are closed for the morning on Tuesday, Dec. 24, 2019.

City offices and facilities are closed for the holidays:

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Posted On: Monday, December 23, 2019 - 3:19pm
Start/End Date: Tuesday, December 17, 2019 - 8:00am to Wednesday, December 18, 2019 - 12:00pm
Location: 81 Higgins Line

The shelter will reopen to the public on Wednesday, December 18th @ 12PM.

Posted On: Tuesday, December 17, 2019 - 8:29am
Start/End Date: Saturday, October 12, 2019 - 7:00am to 7:00pm
Location: St. John's City Hall - First Level Parking Garage

Parking will not be available on the first level of the City Hall Parking Garage on Saturday October 12, 2019 from 7a.m. until 7p.m. A contractor will be working in this area.

The City apologies for this inconvenience.
 

Posted On: Friday, October 11, 2019 - 3:14pm
Start/End Date: Tuesday, February 19, 2019 - 12:00pm to Thursday, February 21, 2019 - 12:00pm
Location: 81 Higgins Line

The Humane Services Animal Care and Adoption Centre at 81 Higgins Line will be closed for cleaning and disinfection on Tuesday, Feb 19 and Wednesday, Feb 20, 2019.  ...

Posted On: Wednesday, February 13, 2019 - 2:55pm
Start/End Date: Wednesday, January 2, 2019 - 6:45am to 10:00pm
Location: City Hall, City offices and facilities

All City of St. John's offices and facilities, including community centres, are closed for the remainder of the day today Wednesday, Jan. 2, 2019.
 

Posted On: Wednesday, January 2, 2019 - 6:59am
Start/End Date: Tuesday, June 12, 2018 - 7:15am to 12:00pm
Location: Mews Centre Recreation Facility - Ropewalk Lane

The Mews Centre Recreation facility will be closed until Noon today, Tuesday, June 12, 2018 due to a water leak.  Staff are working to repair the leak and hope to reopen at noon.  We apologize for any inconvenience.

Posted On: Tuesday, June 12, 2018 - 7:14am
Start/End Date: Sunday, December 17, 2017 - 1:30pm to 10:15pm
Location: Mews Centre Recreation Facility - Ropewalk Lane

 The Mews Centre Recreation facility will remain closed for the remainder of the day due to power problems. Staff are working to repair the issues and hope to reopen in the morning. We apologize for any inconvenience.

Posted On: Sunday, December 17, 2017 - 1:40pm
Start/End Date: Sunday, December 17, 2017 - 10:30am to 1:00pm
Location: Mews Centre Recreation Facility- Ropewalk Lane

The Mews Centre is experiencing power issues and is closed for repairs. This advisory will updated at 1PM, Sunday, December 17, 2017.
 We apologize for any inconvenience

Posted On: Sunday, December 17, 2017 - 10:37am
Start/End Date: Saturday, December 16, 2017 - 1:00pm to 11:00pm
Location: All City of St. John's Recreation Facilities

All City Recreation facilities will close at 4 PM today, Saturday, December 15, 2017 due to weather conditions.

Posted On: Saturday, December 16, 2017 - 1:10pm
Start/End Date: Friday, December 8, 2017 - 11:15am to 4:00pm
Location: Animal Care & Adoption Centre, 81 Higgins Line

The Animal Care and Adoption Centre is unexpectedly closed today Friday, Dec. 8 due to a broken water pipe. We apologize for inconvenience.

Posted On: Friday, December 8, 2017 - 11:17am
Start/End Date: Wednesday, October 11, 2017 - 9:00am to Thursday, October 12, 2017 - 4:30pm
Location: Animal Care & Adoption Centre, 81 Higgins Line

The Humane Services Animal Care and Adoption Centre at 81 Higgins Line will be closed for cleaning and disinfection on Wednesday, Oct. 11 and Thursday, Oct. 12, 2017.  ...

Posted On: Friday, October 6, 2017 - 9:14am
Start/End Date: Wednesday, February 15, 2017 - 12:00pm to 5:00pm
Location: City Buldings and Facilities

City of St. John's offices will be opening for business as of 12:00 p.m. on Wednesday, Feb. 15, 2017.

Posted On: Wednesday, February 15, 2017 - 10:32am
Start/End Date: Wednesday, February 15, 2017 - 7:00am to 12:00pm
Location: various

All City of St. John's offices and buildings, including recreation and community centres, are closed for the morning of Wednesday, Feb. 15, 2017.

An update will be provided at 10:30 a.m. regarding the afternoon.

Posted On: Wednesday, February 15, 2017 - 7:04am
Start/End Date: Tuesday, February 14, 2017 - 7:00am to 11:00pm
Location: City Buildings and Facilities

All City of St. John's offices and buildings, including all Recreation Facilities are closed for the day, Tuesday, February 14, 2017, due to severe weather conditions.,

Posted On: Tuesday, February 14, 2017 - 7:02am
Start/End Date: Monday, February 6, 2017 - 10:15am to 4:30pm
Location: first floor, John J. Murphy Building (City Annex), 35 New Gower Street

Due to a pipe break the Affordable Housing offices on the first floor of the John J. Murphy building is closed for the day, Monday, Feb. 6.

Posted On: Monday, February 6, 2017 - 10:17am
Start/End Date: Monday, August 1, 2016 - 3:30pm to Friday, August 5, 2016 - 4:30pm
Location: Archives offices, Railway Coastal Museum, 495 Water Street

The City of St. John's Archives situated at the Railway Coastal Museum building, 495 Water Street, is closed this week due to unforeseen circumstances.

For inquiries or further information please contact the Office of the City Clerk at 709-576-8619 or cityclerk@stjohns.ca.

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Posted On: Monday, August 1, 2016 - 3:39pm
Start/End Date: Wednesday, April 20, 2016 - 1:45pm to 11:45pm
Location: All City Offices, Buildings and Recreation Facilities

Due to weather conditions, all City offices, buildings and Recreation facilities will be closing at 2:00 p.m. today, Wednesday, April 20, 2016. 

If you wish to speak with an operator, please contact Access St. John's at 311 or 754-CITY (2489).

 

Posted On: Wednesday, April 20, 2016 - 1:53pm
Start/End Date: Monday, March 7, 2016 - 12:00pm to Tuesday, March 8, 2016 - 4:00pm
Location: Animal Care & Adoption Centre, 81 Higgins Line

The Animal Care and Adoption Centre at 81 Higgins Line will be closed for cleaning and disinfection on Monday, March 7 and Tuesday, March 8.  ...

Posted On: Thursday, March 3, 2016 - 2:17pm
Start/End Date: Tuesday, February 9, 2016 - 10:30am to 11:00pm
Location: City Hall

Due to severe weather conditions, City Hall, including all offices, buildings and Recreation Facilities will remain closed for the rest of the day.

If you wish to speak with an operator, please contact Access St. John's at 311 or 754-CITY (2489).

Posted On: Tuesday, February 9, 2016 - 6:47am
Start/End Date: Thursday, April 2, 2015 - 11:45am to Wednesday, April 8, 2015 - 11:00pm
Location: H.G.R. Mews Community Centre, 40 Mundy Pond Road

An update regardign the H.G.R. Mews Community Centre unscheduled closure due to emergency maintenance:

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Posted On: Thursday, April 2, 2015 - 11:57am
Start/End Date: Tuesday, March 17, 2015 - 9:00am to Thursday, March 19, 2015 - 12:00pm
Location: Humane Services Animal Care and Adoption Centre

The City of St. John's Humane Services Animal Care and Adoption Centre, located at 81 Higgins Line, will be closed to the public on Tuesday and Wednesday, March 17 and 18, 2015.

The closure is due to renovations and will reopen to the public on Thursday March 19, at 12pm.

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Posted On: Wednesday, March 11, 2015 - 2:03pm

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