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Tuesday, February 23, 2021 - 8:45am
The spring 2021 issue of the City Guide is being delivered February 23-26, 2021.
Monday, February 22, 2021 - 9:30am
Summerlea is situated on the south side of Waterford Bridge Road and is one of the few homes original to the area. The dwelling is built in the Carpenter Gothic style of architecture...
Friday, February 19, 2021 - 11:45am
With an international airport, schools, hotels and restaurants, parks, green spaces, and trails, Windsor Lake neighbourhood is ready to welcome residents and visitors alike.
Wednesday, February 17, 2021 - 10:30am
On Saturday, Feb. 20 and Sunday, Feb 21 at 11 a.m. tune in to the City's YouTube Channel for a virtual celebration!
Monday, February 15, 2021 - 10:00am
Celebrating heritage properties designated in 2020 for Heritage Month...
Friday, February 12, 2021 - 10:45am
As information and guidelines from the Department Health are evolving, the city will announce impacts on services as they occur.
Thursday, February 11, 2021 - 3:30pm
New "at home" resources available to help families celebrate this weekend!
Thursday, February 11, 2021 - 10:00am
Unique opportunity at one of the City's premiere locations...
Wednesday, February 10, 2021 - 9:15am
Virtual Workshops Next Week
Tuesday, February 9, 2021 - 8:45am is a good surviving example of an early 20th century Second Empire single-detached dwelling.
Friday, February 5, 2021 - 11:30am
Shea Heights / Blackhead, a neighbourhood overlooking the city, was settled in the 1930's and officially became a part of St. John's in 1984.
Thursday, February 4, 2021 - 9:45am
Civic improvements including installing water, sanitary and storm sewer mains, and street improvements, such as widening of the road, or new sidewalks, curb and gutter.
Wednesday, February 3, 2021 - 8:45am
Explore opportunities to get out, get moving and get social to build health and wellness into your daily routine.
Tuesday, February 2, 2021 - 9:15am
With our relatively mild and wet winters, no body of water in eastern Newfoundland is completely safe to travel on during winter.
Monday, February 1, 2021 - 10:00am
...the story and significance of the designers of this landmark is as interesting as its unique design...
Friday, January 29, 2021 - 9:15am
Understanding Council's decision on LED streetlights...
Friday, January 29, 2021 - 9:15am
This neighbourhood is best known for being the location of the Memorial University of Newfoundland, St. John's campus, which includes the Health Sciences Centre, the largest hospital in the province.
Thursday, January 28, 2021 - 10:45am
Our waste collection routes have been improved to offer the most efficient use of our resources while better serving all residents.
Tuesday, January 26, 2021 - 1:00pm
Violating winter parking restrictions can result in a ticket being issued or the vehicle being towed.
Monday, January 25, 2021 - 11:00am
...nominate a heritage building or other building in the City’s designated Heritage Areas!
Friday, January 22, 2021 - 11:15am
White Hills in the east end of St. John's is a combination of residential, commercial, industrial, and green space.
Thursday, January 21, 2021 - 8:45am
A new parking restriction for outside the Downtown and Business District will be implemented as needed, and will be in effect 24-hours a day until it's lifted.
Tuesday, January 19, 2021 - 1:00pm
Filmmaker explains what Bowring Park means to him...
Friday, January 15, 2021 - 12:00pm
One year ago this week we were getting ready for a snow storm that we knew would be a big one, but we had no idea just how much that storm would impact our city and our organization.
Friday, January 15, 2021 - 8:45am
This neighbourhood hosts a variety of landscapes featuring residential, agricultural, and recreational spaces, including Bowring Park itself.