Visiting our City

The City of St. John's annual Tourism Awards recognize individuals, groups and businesses for their outstanding contributions to the tourism industry in providing a unique and quality experience.
adaptive equipment in winter scene
Adaptive equipment is available to borrow for free, to individuals who require their use. Contact the City's Inclusion staff at inclusion@stjohns.ca or call 576-6972.
The built heritage in St. John’s is a significant part of our culture. Each year on Heritage Day the City recognizes outstanding efforts in heritage restoration with the annual heritage awards.
​ChillFest 2019 takes place Thursday, Feb.14 to Monday, Feb. 18. See the complete events listing by clicking 'read more'.
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The Winter Activity Centre at Pippy Park opens for the season on Friday, Jan. 4 and the following weekend on Saturday, Jan. 12 in Bowring Park. For details click 'read more'

Visiting our City

People looking through the telescope on Signal Hill

Come discover one of the oldest cities in North America. A city unlike any other. Cradled in a harbour carved from 500 million year old rock. Surrounded by hills running down to the ocean. Charming side streets of a thousand colours. Friendly faces to greet you at every turn. Take a truly unforgettable journey to St. John’s, Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada. All the information you need to plan your visit is right here.

Due to the Victoria Day holiday on Monday, May 20 all City offices and facilities will be closed. Garbage and recycling will not be collected on Monday.
The Paul Reynolds Community Centre swimming pool will remain closed this weekend and into next week. The City will provide another update by Wednesday, May 22.
The Tourism Awards recognize individuals, groups and businesses for their outstanding contributions to the tourism industry in providing a unique and quality experience.
To complete the water transmission main project including final paving on Portugal Cove Road, the road may be reduced at times to one shared lane between Renouf Place and Glenridge Crescent....
To complete the Linegar Avenue Upgrading Project, the road may be reduced at times to one shared lane.  Motirists in the area may experience delays.  Flagpersons will be on site to direct traffic....
Clancey Drive will be closed to all traffic between Lakeview Avenue and Lake Avenue to facilitate road work in the area.  Access through the work site will be restricted to pedestrians and...

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A Discretionary Use Application has been submitted requesting approval for an Outdoor Eating and Lounge Area at 720 Water Street.    The area will be approximately 22 m2 and be located at the front...
A Discretionary Use application has been submitted by Eastlink requesting permission to construct an extension to an existing telecommunication tower located at 140 Ridge Road.   In accordance with...
Pursuant to the provisions of the City of St. John’s Municipal Taxation Act, with particular reference to...

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The Bowring Park Foundation and the City of St. John’s are looking for input into the question: “What’s next for Bowring Park?” With most of the projects completed from...
Schedule for 2019 Regular Council Meetings   Council meeting agendas Council meeting minutes
St. John's Voice Hearers Tuesday, April 16⋅7:30 – 8:30pm Monthly on the third Tuesday 120 Lemarchant Road This is a group for voice hearers and those experiencing alternate...

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