|Boil Water Advisory - Lifted|
|We wish to advise our residents that the Boil Water Advisory has been lifted effective immediately, there is no longer a requirement to boil water prior to ingesting.
|Updated: Tuesday, August 4, 2020 3:40 pm|
|Water Ban - Update|
|We wish to advise our residents that the water has been returned to service and we are now on a Boil Water Advisory. We do however still need to conserve water until the water tank demand has been met, this will take approximately 48 to 72 hours. .... [Read more]|
|Updated: Friday, July 24, 2020 5:01 pm|
|Boil Water Advisory|
|We wish to advise our residents that due to the water outage a boil water advisory is being issued once the water is returned to service. Residents are reminded that water must be boiled rigorously for at least one minute prior to ingesting. We regret .... [Read more]|
|Updated: Friday, July 24, 2020 1:30 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).