Pikachu from Pokemon at the duck pond in Bowring Park
Pokemon Go is bringing many new users to our parks, playgrounds, trails and open spaces in the city, which is fantastic. We encourage all park users to be respectful and follow signage.
rainbow painted crosswalk in front of City Hall with Pride and Transgender flags on flagpoles
The City of St. John's celebrates diversity and recognizes and supports Pride Week and St. John's Pride.
male wearing a lifejacket sitting in the stern of a green canoe with paddle in the water
Our introductory paddling courses, for ages 18 and above, have emphasis on basic strokes and techniques while also focusing on how to be safe and have fun on the water.
rowing shell on Quidi Vidi Lake and woman walking a dog on the trail
Dream about being in the Regatta one day? Or maybe want to explore our amazing coastline close up? Our Youth Learn To rowing courses will get youth ages 12-16 started!
Staff and children looking at a wall of suggestions about recreation and leisure programs
Take our survey so we can plan the types of programs and services you want to see offered at the Paul Reynolds Community Centre at Wedgewood Park.

Public Advisory

Kenmount Road - Road Construction

Mon, 2016/07/25 - 7:00am
Kenmount Road - Avalon Ford to Metro Self Storage (North Shoulder)

Pearltown Road Closed July 4, 2016 Bridge...

Mon, 2016/07/04 - 7:15am
Pearltown Road Bridge between Brookfield Road and Old Bay Bulls Road

Traffic Disruption – Carrick Drive

Mon, 2016/06/27 - 8:15am
Carrick Drive – Paul Reynolds Center

Traffic Advisory

Mon, 2016/06/20 - 11:30am
Blackmarsh Road

Welcome to City of St. John's


City Manager Kevin Breen Photo
Members of Council are pleased to announce that Mr. Kevin Breen has been offered the permanent position of City Manager for the City of St. John’s.
Economic Outlook 2016 reports that economic growth in the St. John’s Census Metropolitan Area (CMA) is expected to increase marginally this year.
Water Street Sewer Cleaning
Sewer cleaning and investigative work to evaluate trenchless technologies for Water Street infrastructure improvements will continue in August.
Due to the Orangemen’s Day holiday on Monday, July 11, most City offices and facilities will be closed including the Access St. John’s front counter service.
Canada Post has issued a 72-hour lockout notice to the Canadian Union of Postal Workers (CUPW) which may result in a suspension of service. Please note that billing due dates are still in effect.
The City of St. John’s has launched its Budget 2017 engagement process. The online engagement portal is the first phase of the engagement process and allows residents and stakeholders to learn more.
river map
Municipalities, with Support of Rotary, Issue RFP on Health of the Waterford River
Access St. John’s is your one stop place for all City services. Find all of your answers to City related questions and services 24 hours a day.
City Guide
The City Guide is a reference publication the City of St. John’s mails to resident homes four times a year - November, February, May and September.
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The City of St. John’s wants to build a new approach to public engagement – one that facilitates dialogue with the right people, using the right tools


Public Notices

Public Meeting - 315 Torbay Road

Tue, 2016/07/26 - 7:00pm
The City of St. John's has received an application by EXP Architects Inc. on...

Public Hearing - 150 Stavanger Drive

Tue, 2016/08/23 - 7:00pm
The St. John's Municipal Council adopted St. John’s Municipal Plan Amendment...

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