Posted on Monday, May 01, 2023 10:44 AM
Today, Mayor Danny Breen was joined by representatives from Memorial University, the Newfoundland and Labrador English School District, and the 2025 Canada Games Host Society to announce that the Design Build Contract for construction of a new track and field, artificial soccer turf, and Centre for Excellence for the 2025 Canada Summer Games, has been awarded to Lindsay Construction.
The project includes a Class II IAAF 400-metre track, an outdoor throwing area for field events, a FIFA Quality...
Posted on Friday, April 28, 2023 04:30 PM
Registration for summer Recreation programs begins Thursday, May 4 at 7 a.m. for residents of St. John’s. Registration will open to non-residents on Tuesday, May 9.
Whether you register online, over the phone or in...
Posted on Friday, April 28, 2023 01:08 PM
The rehabilitation project for the Arup cantilever pedestrian bridge, located in Bowring Park, begins May 1, 2023.
Access to the pedestrian bridge, including a portion of the Waterford River Walk, will be closed until July 28, 2023; see map for alternative route along Southbrook Trail.
The City apologizes for any inconvenience caused.
Posted on Friday, April 28, 2023 12:45 PM
Today, Mayor Danny Breen was joined by Joanne Thompson, Member of Parliament for St. John’s East, and the Honourable Bernard Davis, Minister of Environment and Climate Change to announce a joint investment of more than $27.8 million to enhance St. John’s public transit infrastructure.
This funding will support the purchase of 8 accessible hybrid transit buses which will reduce greenhouse gas emissions and fight climate change while increasing wheelchair accessibility on conventional transit...
Posted on Friday, April 28, 2023 09:18 AM
The final phase of the Water Street infrastructure improvement project that began on March 27 is progressing on schedule, with the underground infrastructure installation nearing completion at the Waldegrave Street intersection, and underground work scheduled to begin next week at the intersection of Prescott Street and Job’s Cove.Waldegrave Street
As weather permits, crews will be working to reinstate the road surface at the Waldegrave Street intersection during the coming weeks. Traffic lanes...
Posted on Thursday, April 27, 2023 02:47 PM
Starting Mon. May 1 and running through to the end of November, yard waste will be collected at the curb on the same day as your recycling.
The yard waste collection program is suitable for:
All yard waste must be placed in paper yard waste bags. Twigs and branches can be tied in bundles measuring a maximum of 60 cm by 60 cm by 30 cm (2ft x 2ft x 1ft). There is no limit to the amount...
Posted on Thursday, April 27, 2023 02:26 PM
A Public Hearing will take place regarding an application to rezone land at 20 Janeway Place to allow apartment buildings. The proposed development will consist of four, two-storey apartment buildings; each apartment building will contain eight units for a total count of 32 units.
The St. John's Municipal Council adopted St. John’s Municipal Plan Amendment Number 10, 2023, and St. John’s Development Regulations Amendment Number 20, 2023, on April 25, 2023, and hereby gives notice of its intent...