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Tuesday, March 8, 2022 - 4:00pm
Given consideration to the What We Heard report released in Dec. 2020, the current scope of the Rennies River flood mitigation work is focused on the area from Portugal Cove Road to Kings Bridge Road.
Tuesday, March 8, 2022 - 10:45am
The City of St. John’s has released the summary of ‘What We Heard’ during public engagement for Traffic Calming Policy review and update.
Friday, March 4, 2022 - 3:00pm
If you own a house or commercial property in a Heritage Area, or if you own a designated Heritage Building, you can apply for maintenance or conservation funding, until May 1, 2022.
Wednesday, March 2, 2022 - 3:00pm
The St. John’s Census Metropolitan Area (CMA) economy saw signs of recovery in 2021 with retail sales increasing as consumer spending returned to pre-pandemic levels.
Monday, February 28, 2022 - 3:45pm
...demonstrating our appreciation for and commitment to the work the community does to make St. John’s a vibrant city.
Monday, February 28, 2022 - 3:00pm
The City of St. John’s congratulates the 2021 Athletes of the Year.
Monday, February 28, 2022 - 11:15am
Pedestrian push buttons are being reactivated at several intersections
Friday, February 18, 2022 - 12:15pm
The recent changes in Public Health guidelines allows City of St. John’s to resume Playgroup and Youth Drop-In programs starting Monday, Feb. 21.
Thursday, February 17, 2022 - 2:45pm
City crews are preparing for another weather event forecasted to bring significant rain, mild temperatures, and snow melt on Thursday night into Friday.
Thursday, February 17, 2022 - 10:00am
Many citizens make a difference to our city through their contributions, and The City of St. John’s wants to know about them! The nomination period for the St. John’s Applause Awards program is open.
Friday, February 11, 2022 - 9:15am
The capacity at The Loop in Bannerman Park is increased to a maximum of 80 people per skating session, based on current public health guidelines.
Friday, February 4, 2022 - 1:30pm
The recent Public Health COVID-19 update, moving to Alert Level 3, allows City of St. John’s to resume some recreation programs and services.
Friday, February 4, 2022 - 10:30am
Since the rain event and subsequent flooding on Sunday, Jan. 30, City crews have been busy repairing infrastructure damage to roads, trails, and parks.
Friday, February 4, 2022 - 10:15am
The St. John’s Regional Fire Department wishes to remind all residents of what measures to take before, during and after a storm.
Wednesday, February 2, 2022 - 10:30am
The remaining work for the Water Street Infrastructure Improvement Project is on hold for 2022 until cost-shared funding is approved.
Wednesday, February 2, 2022 - 9:00am
As part of Winter Walk Month, the City of St. John’s encourages residents to go outside and get active during nationally celebrated Winter Walk Day, today, Wednesday February 2.
Tuesday, February 1, 2022 - 4:15pm
he Board and staff of St. John’s Sports and Entertainment Limited and the Council and staff of the City of St. John’s are deeply saddened to hear of the sudden passing of Chris Abbott.
Tuesday, February 1, 2022 - 11:00am
Celebrate winter with a variety of free activities taking place Feb. 11 to 14., including several fun outdoor events.
Monday, January 31, 2022 - 4:15pm
There has been a significant amount damage to roads, parks, trails and private property throughout the City of St. John’s following the rain event on Sunday, Jan. 30.
Wednesday, January 26, 2022 - 12:45pm
The City is providing opportunities for youth ages 18 to 30 to help shape how the city engages with, and learns from, youth throughout the community.
Tuesday, January 25, 2022 - 12:30pm
Artists and promoters please note that the schedule for removal of sheathing on poles in the downtown core will now occur on the first day of each month, instead of the third Monday of each month.
Monday, January 24, 2022 - 10:00am
Today, the City of St. John’s is launching a two-week public engagement process to educate residents about the traffic calming policy review, and to collect feedback to help shape a revised policy.
Friday, January 21, 2022 - 1:30pm
The recent Public Health COVID-19 update allows City of St. John’s After School Programs to resume on Tuesday, Jan 25, 2022.
Monday, January 17, 2022 - 9:45am
Today, the municipalities of St. John’s, Mount Pearl, Paradise, and Conception Bay South announced the next phase of a feasibility study that seeks to explore regional economic opportunities.
Friday, January 14, 2022 - 10:45am
...extends heartfelt condolences to the family, friends and colleagues of former Lieutenant-Governor

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