Living in St. John's

Our City Our Story
City's storytelling website shares personal reflections on how residents feel about living in St. John's...
Neighbourhood Profiles Page
Visit our neighbourhood profiles page for information on your community...
Don't Flush Disposable Wipes
Are you using wipes to get your surfaces disinfected? If you do, make sure you throw them in the garbage, not down the toilet.
Greenhouse Gas Inventory
Completing this inventory helps us to achieve the first milestone in FCMs Milestone Framework...
On Monday, February 17, the City of St. John’s presented the annual Heritage Awards to recognize individuals, businesses and institutions for outstanding efforts in heritage restoration.

Living in St. John's

Scenic Hiking Trail

The City of St. John's is a vibrant place to live, work and play. The City is pleased to offer a wide variety of services to our residents. In this section of the website you will find everything from animal adoption to information on the water you drink to our wide variety of recreational opportunities.  When you think of a municipality some of the most common services that may come to mind include garbage collection, water and sewer services, or roads. But the City of St. John's offers much more than the basic municipal services, have a look and find out why St. John's is such a great place to live and raise a family.

The City of St. John’s will observe the National Day for Truth and Reconciliation on September 30, 2021. Municipal buildings and facilities will be closed.
Bannerman Park and the upper portion of Victoria Park are open. Bowring Park opens 4 p.m. today. Tree debris clean up is ongoing in City parks, playgrounds, trails and open spaces.
St. John’s Regional Fire Department and IAFF Local 1075 Partner with Dollar A Day Foundation to Raise Awareness and Funds for Mental Health and Addictions Care

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Due to Hurricane Larry, The City is experiencing heavier than normal volumes of yard waste. If your yard waste is not collected on its scheduled day, leave it at the curb to be collected the...
Motorists are advused that Kenna's Hill will be reduced to one lane each way between Torbay Road and King's Bridge Road/New cove Road to facilitate road construction.  Direct access to Logy Bay Road...
Due to technical difficulties, today's Regular Meeting of Council (September 20th) was not able to be live streamed.  Staff are working to resolve the matter and have postponed today's meeting until...

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Application A Discretionary Use Application has been submitted by Northern Americas Satellite Ventures Inc. to the City of St. John’s seeking approval to construct a new satellite earth station...
Application A Discretionary Use Application has been submitted to construct a Building at the rear of 1372 Blackhead Road for Heavy Equipment Storage.  Description The proposed Building will be 278.7...
Application A rezoning application has been submitted for 350 Kenmount Road/9 Kiwanis Street, to bring an existing car dealership into conformance.  Description The Minister of Municipal and...

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This free event is open to all seniors and will offer information booths, wellness activities, access to the gardens, and more. Lunch is included for the first 150 registrants. Join us for a morning...
The Committee of the Whole takes place every second Wednesday at 9:30 a.m. The meeting is live streamed and can be accessed via the Council and Committees Calendar.
Humpday Market St. John's,where local shops come together to make an enjoyable evening of shopping local.  We showcase new and established local makers and entrepreneurs, hot food, baked...

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