Friday, March 13, 2020 - 4:30 PM

Facility Closures Due to COVID-19

As of the end of business today (Friday, March 13, 2020), all recreation facilities will be closed until further notice. Recreation programming at our facilities is cancelled with the exception of our After School programs, which continue as long as schools remain open. Rentals at our facilities are cancelled until further notice. The Railway Coastal Museum, the Loop and the Pippy Park Winter Activity Centre will also be closed; however, trails in Pippy Park will continue to be groomed.

The Welcome Centre at 348 Water Street will be closed.  Tourists may call 709-576-8106; Toll Free: 1-844-570-2009 or email and individuals looking for business assistance may call 709-576-8107 or email

Public meetings at City Hall and our other facilities are cancelled; City Council will continue to meet, but meetings will closed to the general public until further notice. Council meetings are broadcast live at