Revised -Telecommunications - Arctic Avenue

Tue, 2017/10/10 - 9:30am

Please note, there is a new location map.

A Discretionary Use application has been submitted to the City of St. John's by Rogers Communications Inc. seeking approval of a site design in relation to a rooftop telecommunications site at the Memorial University Earth Science Building on Arctic Avenue.

In accordance with the City of St. John’s Siting Protocol for Wireless Facilities, the City of St. John's hereby notifies residents in the vicinity of Artic Avenue Street of Rogers’ intention to install an antenna system consisting of:

  • Six kathrein antenna, three initial and three future antennas, divided into 3 sectors on the rooftop. All sectors will be installed on the penthouse roof top. The antenna sectors on the penthouse will be installed at 2.0m above the penthouse roofline. The existing building is currently 16.675 metres for the main roof and 20.675 metres for the penthouse.
  • A 1.8m x 2.4m prefabricated equipment shelter, which will be installed on the main roof supported by a metal structure anchored to the roof structure.

Information regarding this application may be viewed at the Department of Planning, Engineering, and Regulatory Services, John Murphy Building (City Hall Annex) 4th Floor. For further information, please phone 709-576-8220 or email
Any person wishing to make a submission on this application must provide a signed written statement to the Office of the City Clerk by 9:30 a.m., Tuesday, October 10, 2017, either by mail: P.O. Box 908, St. John’s, NL, A1C 5M2; fax: 709-576-8474 or email: Written submissions received will become a matter of public record and will be included in the agenda for the regular meeting of Council on Monday, October 23, 2017, at which time Council is scheduled to make a decision on this application.
Location Map
Rogers Communication Information Package