|Town Office - New Hours|
|We wish to advise our residents and the public that effective Monday January 27th, 2020 the Town Office's daily hours will be from 9:00 am to 5:00 pm Monday thru Friday (which includes lunch hour) until notified otherwise. Please note that during .... [Read more]|
|Updated: Thursday, January 23, 2020 10:32 am|
|News Release Western Regional Waste Management|
|Please see the following News Release from Western Regional Waste Management regarding the cancellation of free drop off days for residents, which is being replaced with a $25.00 card credit. NEWS RELEASE WRWM .... [Read more]|
|Updated: Thursday, January 23, 2020 9:29 am|
|Clearing of Snow from Garbage Boxes/Bins|
|We wish to advise our residents that garbage boxes/bins must be cleared of snow in order for your garbage & recyclables to be picked up by our contractor. All waste and recyclables must be in an easily accessible area. It is extremely .... [Read more]|
|Updated: Monday, January 20, 2020 9:34 am|
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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).