Posted on Monday, December 04, 2023 01:20 PM
The City of St. John’s has released What We Heard reports for four public engagement processes which took place between May to November 2023: Age-Friendly City, Cowan Park Tennis to Pickleball Court Conversion, Disc Golf Proposal for McNiven Place in Airport Heights and the Downtown Neighbourhood Plan. The documents will be shared with Council at the December 5 Committee of the Whole meeting and are available at EngageStJohns.ca.Age-Friendly City
The City received a designation from the World...
Posted on Monday, December 04, 2023 10:49 AM
Monday, December 4 to Friday, December 15
Motorists are advised that Duckworth Street from King’s Road to Holloway Street will be reduced to one lane to facilitate the ongoing construction project adjacent to the National War Memorial. Signage will be in place and traffic lights and/or flag persons will be on site. Motorists may experience delays as a result.
Pedestrian access will be maintained at all times for businesses in the area and business owners are encouraged to speak to the project...
Posted on Monday, December 04, 2023 10:00 AM
The City of St. John’s released its new Accessibility Plan to enhance access to its programs, services and public spaces. The plan will be reviewed by Council at the Committee of the Whole meeting on Tuesday, December 5, 2023.
“Our Accessibility Plan sets a path for continual improvement to ensure our City is more accessible and welcoming for everyone," said Councillor Ophelia Ravencroft. “It’s fitting that we release this plan today as December 3 is International Day of Persons with Disabilities...
Posted on Friday, December 01, 2023 09:02 PM
Contractors may be working on the following streets from December 4 to 9 under the City’s annual streets rehabilitation and infrastructure maintenance programs. Work could include concrete/street excavation, concrete work, paving, heater scarifying, utility adjustment, ditch cleaning and culvert installation. Commuters may experience traffic delays in these areas:
Columbus Drive (Wexford Street to Thorburn Road
Other local/residential streets may have ongoing construction and...
Posted on Friday, December 01, 2023 05:50 PM
Please be advised that the bathrooms at Bannerman Park will reopen at 4 p.m. on Saturday, December 2. With the additional resources arranged in collaboration with the Provincial Government, such as enhanced cleaning and security, the bathrooms will be open 24-hours a day.
Posted on Friday, December 01, 2023 04:45 PM
A referral has been received by the City of St. John’s from TEP Engineering Canada requesting installation of Eastlink Antenna’s at 190 Pennywell Road.Description
In accordance with the obligations under the Radiocommunication Act and Innovation, Science and Economic Development Canada’s Radiocommunication and Broadcasting Antenna Systems CPC-2-0-03 (Issue 6), the City of St. John’s hereby notifies residents in the vicinity of 190 Pennywell Road of Eastlink’s intention to install six (6) new...
Posted on Friday, December 01, 2023 10:06 AM
The 2023 Downtown Christmas Parade, organized by Downtown St. John's, is scheduled to take place on Sunday, December 3 beginning at noon.FREE Metrobus Santa Shuttle
Free wheelchair accessible Park and Ride service is available for the Downtown St. John’s Christmas Parade on Sunday, December 3.
Service is available on a load and go basis starting at 10:00 a.m. from Confederation Building and from Newfoundland Labrador Housing Building off of Captain Whelan Drive.
Buses from Confederation Building...