Friday, March 26, 2021 - 1:00 PM

COVID-19 Update March 26

COVID-19 Update on blue image with coronovirus
In response to the transition from Alert Level 4 to Alert Level 2 as announced by the Chief Medical Officer, please note the following changes to city services as of Monday, March 29:
City Hall
  • The Access Centre (8 a.m. to 4 p.m.) and Building Counter (9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.) will be open to the public.
  • For all other City Hall business, please call to make an appointment.
  • Members of City Council will resume meetings in person on Monday, March 29; however, Council Chambers will remain closed to the public and media. City Council Meetings will continue to be streamed online.
Recreation Programs
  • The Paul Reynolds Community Centre and the H.G.R. Mews Community Centre Swimming Pools will reopen for lane and leisure swims.   See Schedules.
(PLEASE NOTE) Ticket purchase/registration is required for all swims. Registration is available one week at a time and begins 9am on Saturdays for the following week. A RECconnect account is required for ticket purchase/registration. Set up an account and purchase swim tickets at
  • Senior’s events and outings remain on hold until further notice.
  • Registration for spring programming will begin the week of April 5; detailed announcement to follow
Humane Services
  • Humane Services will be open by appointment only. If you have an emergency or animal control concern, contact Access St. John's by calling 311 or 754-2489 (CITY) or email Services are currently suspended for the cat spay program and owner surrenders.
  • For information on adoptions, neutering programs and euthanasia, please visit our webpage, Facebook page or email
For the current information on City of St. John’s services and programs impacted by the pandemic, visit For all other inquiries Contact Access St. John's: