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At this time the best way to submit applications, permits and nominations to the City of St. John’s is by email. City staff are practicing social distancing and have access to email.
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Doing Business

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The City of St. John's is a fantastic place to do business. Whether you are an established company or just starting out with your first business we can help you find all of the information you need to be successful from information on the permits and regulations required to do business in the City, to some of the services we provide and helpful information on our economy.

Learn more about Doing Business in the City of St. John’s by exploring this section of our website.

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Pedestrians are advised that the sidewalk on Water Street betwee Prince Street and Buchanan Street will be slosed to facilitate the construction of the Jag Hotel expansion.  A pedestrian route has...
Motorists are advised that Buchanan Street will be closed to facilitate the construction of the Jag Hotel expansion.  There will be no access from Water Street for the duration of the project. The...

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Application A Change of Non-Conforming Use application has been submitted by The Calm Place Inc. for 1 Campbell Avenue.  Description The proposed application is to change the occupancy of 1 Campbell...
Application A virtual Public Hearing will take place regarding an application to rezone 350 Kenmount Road / 9 Kiwanis Street, for an existing Car Sales Lot.  Description The St. John's Municipal...
Application A Public Meeting will take place online regarding a rezoning application for land at 150 New Gower Street.  Description The City has received an application from Lat49 Architecture Inc.,...

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January 20th-22nd 8pm Live Streams  January 20th & 22nd $32.5 General Admission $26.50 Senior/Student/Artist $22.75 Live stream It makes up most of the planet; it “contains...
Ring in the holiday season with our 20th annual Festival of Music and Lights Celebration at Bowring Park Duck Pond. The City of St. John’s is extending this festival until...
Ring in the holiday season with our 20th annual Festival of Music and Lights Celebration at Bowring Park Duck Pond. The City of St. John’s is extending this festival until...

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