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At this time the best way to submit applications, permits and nominations to the City of St. John’s is by email. City staff are practicing social distancing and have access to email.
Canada Games 2025 bid launch
The Canada Games Council officially launched the bid process for the 2025 Canada Summer Games that will be held in Newfoundland and Labrador.
Members and supporter of the City of St. John's Inclusive Services team accept an inclusion award
The City’s Inclusive Services team recently received a Social Inclusion Award for Independent Living from Empower, the Disability Resource Centre.
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The City is seeking feedback on the redesign of the organization’s website. Learn more about the project and its goals at
addressing rising energy costs
In 2019, the capital city is going to face a number of operational pressures, including anticipated increases to our annual light and power bill...

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St. John's City Hall is where all the decisions happen. Learn more about the men and women who make up City Council and the many committees which help guide our City in the right direction. The City is also a great place to work. You can view all of our current job opportunities in this section of the website and learn more about why a career with the City of St. John's may be right for you. For even more information about the City you can check out our News Room which has all of the City's up-to-date new releases and much more.

Due to the Good Friday holiday on Friday, April 10, garbage collection for Area 5 is moved to Monday, April 13. Recycling collection remains suspended until further notice.
Phase three of the construction project to rehabilitate underground infrastructure on Water Street will begin on Monday April 6, 2020. Work will take place Monday to Saturday, 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. The...
Application A Discretionary Use Application has been submitted to the City of St. John's by Eastlink seeking approval to install six antenna and add a new 4.8 m2 equipment shelter on the roof of 40...
Application A Discretionary Use Application has been submitted by C.W. Parsons Limited requesting permission to use a parcel of land at 4239 Trans Canada Highway near Pasture Land Road as a quarry...
Application A Discretionary Use application has been submitted by P & R Holdings Incorporated requesting permission to occupy additional area of 3800 m2 at the rear of 91 Shoal Bay Road as an...


As part of precautionary measures undertaken to mitigate the spread of the COVID-19 virus, City Council meetings will occur every second week beginning at 3 p.m., are closed to the public and will be...