Posted on Friday, December 02, 2022 11:29 AM
The Paul Reynolds Community Centre swimming pool is closed for annual maintenance from Sunday, Dec. 4 until Saturday, Dec. 17, re-opening on Sunday, Dec. 18.
The facility remains open to the public while the pool is closed. The city apologizes for the inconvenience that this may cause.
Posted on Friday, December 02, 2022 11:17 AM
The 2022 Downtown Christmas Parade organized by Downtown St. John's is scheduled to take place on Sunday, Dec. 4 beginning at noon.
Attendees are encouraged to take the FREE Metrobus Santa Shuttle, starting 10 a.m. on Sunday, December 4, with return shuttles operating immediately following the parade (masks are required):
Posted on Friday, December 02, 2022 10:56 AM
The holiday season brings items into our homes we don’t normally have around – in fact, the amount of waste generated in St. John’s increases by approximately 25%!
When preparing for the holidays by purchasing or bringing new items into your home, think of how you will dispose of it in the end – oftentimes there are options that are better choices to reduce your waste and to divert it from going to the landfill.Real Vs. Artificial Trees
Real trees are the right choice environmentally as artificial...
Posted on Thursday, December 01, 2022 10:57 AM
The City is considering removing the Heritage Building designation from the rear extension of Presentation Covent at 180 Military Road.Description
The entire footprint of Presentation Convent is currently designated as a Heritage Building. The City is considering removing the designation from the rear extension of the building (portion fronting Barnes Road). The Heritage Building designation will remain on the original part of Presentation Convent, built in 1853.Comment By
Posted on Wednesday, November 30, 2022 11:06 AM
Urban and Rural Planning Act
City of St. John's
Notice of Registration: 420-496 Maddox Cove Road
Take notice that St. John’s Development Regulations Amendment Number 11, 2022, adopted on November 7, 2022, has been registered by the Minister of Municipal and Provincial Affairs.
In general terms, the purpose of St. John’s Development Regulations Amendment Number 11, 2022, is to add Stand-alone Single Detached Dwellings as a Permitted Use in the Rural (RUR) Zone for civic numbers 420-496 Maddox...
Posted on Wednesday, November 30, 2022 09:35 AM
At Committee of the Whole on November 30, City Council heard the results of the City’s 2022 Resident Satisfaction Survey, conducted every two years to monitor resident perceptions and to improve performance using the best data available.
Posted on Tuesday, November 29, 2022 01:21 PM
The City of St. John’s and CNIB piloted the BlindSquare Event Application at the Downtown Pedestrian Mall this summer, followed by public engagement in September and October. The What We Heard document is now available and will be presented during Committee of the Whole meeting on Wednesday, Nov. 30, along with recommendations for future use of the app.
The BlindSquare Event application is an accessible navigation and wayfinding tool designed for individuals with low vision or blindness, or any...