|Staying Warm and Safe in Canadian Winters|
|The Red Cross has kindly shared the following information with us.
Winter does not just bring snow and cold temperatures, it also brings enjoyable winter activities
such as skiing, ice skating, snowmobiling, sledding, ice fishing, and snowshoeing. .... [Read more]
|Updated: Wednesday, February 20, 2019 10:45 am|
|Special Council Meeting |
|There will be a special meeting of Council on February 18th, 2019 at 3:30 pm, the Agenda is posted under the Municipality Tab-Minutes.
|Updated: Friday, February 15, 2019 3:20 pm|
|Regular Council Meetings - 2019|
|REGULAR COUNCIL MEETING DATES FOR 2019 Please note the dates for Regular Council Meetings for 2018. Occasionally due to availability Regular Council Meeting dates may be changed, however, .... [Read more]|
|Updated: Monday, February 11, 2019 4:28 pm|
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The Town of St. George’s is a community of 1203 people - located on the southeastern shore of Flat Bay. It is approximately 17 km from Stephenville (the largest community and service centre in the region) and 136 km from Channel – Port Aux Basques (the gateway to Newfoundland). The closest communities are Stephenville Crossing and Flat Bay.
The average household size is 2.7, and the estimated number of private dwellings is 541. Of the 1,203 persons in St. George’s, over 55% of our community are proud to belong to the Mi'kmaq Nation; most of our linage hail from the Webb's, Young's, Benoit's, Brake's, King's, Oliver's, Stride's, Muise's and Bernard families. A full recap of history can be seen at the beautiful K’Taqmkuk Mi’kmaw Cultural Historic Museum located in the St. George's Indian Band Building (formerly the old court house).
Some information was taken from Statistics Canada (2016 Profile).