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Monday, April 19, 2021 - 2:45pm
The 2021 recipients of the City of St. John’s Housing Catalyst Fund were announced at the Regular Meeting of Council today. Six grants totaling $135,000 are awarded for 2021.
Monday, April 19, 2021 - 2:30pm
Today, the Building Healthy Communities Volunteer Awards were presented to Hannah Murphy and Charlie Murphy.
Monday, April 19, 2021 - 11:45am
Phase 3 of the Kenmount Road Trunk Storm Sewer project is scheduled to begin May 3, 2021.
Thursday, April 15, 2021 - 1:30pm
Businesses planning to build parklets in the downtown core and in Churchill Square are required to maintain a sidewalk width of 2 metres in front of their business.
Monday, April 12, 2021 - 12:15pm
The previously announced deadline for Park Card refund has been extended to May 31, 2021.
Thursday, April 8, 2021 - 9:15am
Virtual public meetings scheduled for April 28 and 29...
Tuesday, April 6, 2021 - 4:15pm
The City of St. John’s and MusicNL are teaming up once again to celebrate local musical talent through a St. John’s Summer Trail Mix.
Tuesday, April 6, 2021 - 11:15am
At the Committee of the Whole on Wednesday, April 7, City Council will consider a plan that will allow residents to pay their taxes on a monthly basis interest-free and not require payment in advance.
Thursday, April 1, 2021 - 2:00pm
Re-Imagine Concept Plan for Churchill Square Goes to Council’s Committee of the Whole Wednesday, April 7
Wednesday, March 31, 2021 - 9:30am
Due to the Good Friday holiday on Friday, April 2 all City offices and facilities will be closed. Waste and recycling will not be collected on Friday.
Tuesday, March 30, 2021 - 3:30pm
Some City of St. John's winter parking restrictions are lifted at the end of day March 31; other parking restrictions can be implemented as required.
Friday, March 26, 2021 - 1:00pm
As the province moves to Alert Level 2, City services are changing...
Tuesday, March 23, 2021 - 12:15pm
From December 2020 through February 2021, residents and stakeholder groups were invited to share their perspectives, ideas, and concerns about Kelly’s Brook Shared-Use Path...
Tuesday, March 23, 2021 - 9:15am
The City is accepting applications from business owners in the downtown and Churchill Square who are planning to build an outdoor parklet during summer 2021.
Monday, March 22, 2021 - 4:00pm
The City of St. John's grants and subsidies program makes available financial and other resources. For 2021, community grants total $1,216,950 while capital grants total $262,563.
Wednesday, March 17, 2021 - 2:00pm
Due to the rain and warming trend expected at the end of this week, The Loop is now closed for the season.
Tuesday, March 16, 2021 - 2:30pm
The City of St. John’s is offering spring registration for Easter Day Camps on Thursday, March 18. After school programs at City facilities will resume on Thurs. March 18.
Thursday, March 11, 2021 - 1:45pm
The concept design for Churchill Square is now available for public feedback. View the plan and provide your feedback at engagestjohns.ca.
Thursday, March 11, 2021 - 11:45am
Due to the holiday on Monday, some City services will be affected; Council meeting moved to Tuesday, March 16.
Thursday, March 11, 2021 - 11:00am
"To mark this day, the City joins thousands of other municipalities across the country as we lower our flags in tribute," says Mayor Breen
Thursday, March 11, 2021 - 9:15am
... A habit that saves lives.
Tuesday, March 9, 2021 - 12:15pm
Feedback to guide a community climate change plan include over 60 impacts to the St. John’s community identified, 15 of which are the most likely to occur.
Tuesday, March 9, 2021 - 11:00am
The next phase of the Water Street construction project is set to start in early April 2021, between Clift’s Baird’s Cove and Job’s Cove.
Monday, March 8, 2021 - 3:15pm
The identified projects for 2021 address high priority areas and ensure we are making every effort to protect the integrity of our infrastructure
Monday, March 8, 2021 - 11:00am
This week the City will feature local artwork on its social media channels, to share the new additions to the Civic Art Collection obtained during the 2020 Art Procurement Program.

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