Living in St. John's

City of St. John's Affordable Housing logo, an illustration of colourful houses and trees
The City of St.John’s is accepting applications for the Housing Catalyst Fund to produce tangible housing solutions for residents. Grants are available for up to $10,000 per project.
Neighbourhood poster from Shea Heights
Children from community centres and activity centres across the city were asked to show how they felt about their neighbourhoods through a visual art display.
map showing section of Heavy Tree Road permanently closed to all traffic
Beginning August 16 a small section of Heavy Tree Road, between Brookfield Road and Commonwealth Road, will be permanently closed to all traffic.
Kenmount Terrace sod turning dignitaries and community members
A ceremonial sod turning celebrates a major milestone as construction of the $10 million Kenmount Terrace Community Park will soon be underway.
map with text indicating no entry to Winter Avenue from King's Bridge Road
Effective immediately motorists are no longer permitted to enter Winter Avenue from King’s Bridge Road.

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.

On Sunday, Sept. 24 two cruise ships are scheduled to make St. John’s a port of call. A total of 3,400 passengers and 1,300 crew will visit the city over a 10-hour period.
Incorrect information was provided to the public regarding vote by proxy for registered voters who are out of the City and/or province during the election period.
The Animal Care and Adoption Centre at 81 Higgins Line is over capacity with 100 healthy cats and kittens who need a loving home, urgently.

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Residents are advised there will be a lane reduction east of 484 Southside Road to facilitate culvert repairs.  Motorists are advised traffic will be reduced to one lane and to yield to oncoming...
Residents of St. John's are advised that there will be lane reductions on the Columbus Drive Overpass at Waterford Bridge Road.  Motorists can expect delays. The City of St. John's apologizes for any...
Residents of St. John's are advised of a watermain break on Bennett Avenue. Crews are currently working on repairs and anticipate the work to be completed by 4 p.m. today, Thursday, September 21,...

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The City of St. John's has received an application to rezone property located at 571 Empire Avenue from the Residential Low Density (R1) Zone to the Residential Medium Density (R2) Zone. The purpose...
Notice of Vacancies - R.E.A.L. Program Fundraising and Promotion Committee   The R.E.A.L. (Recreational Experiences and Leisure) Program Fundraising and Promotion Committee provides information,...
A Discretionary Use (Restoration of Non-Conforming Use) application has been submitted to rebuild the townhouse dwelling at 160 Patrick Street. The proposed dwelling will be rebuilt on the same...

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The City of St. John's is conducting its next municipal election with the vote by mail process, an efficient and convenient method allowing electors to vote in the...
The Animal Care and Adoption Centre at 81 Higgins Line is over capacity with 100 healthy cats and kittens who need a loving home, urgently. Adoption fees are reduced by 50 per cent until the end...
"Incorporation, By-Laws and Fiduciary Responsilbities" is the first two-hour session in our four-part fall workshop series: Healthy Board Governance: the Basics,  with CSC NL Senior...

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