|Municipal Election Town of St. George's Deferred|
|We wish to advise our nominees, residents and the public that the Municipal Election for the Town of St. George's scheduled for 28 September, 2021 has been deferred. We are awaiting a forthcoming letter from the Minister of Municipal and Provincial .... [Read more]|
|Updated: Tuesday, September 21, 2021 2:00 pm|
|Social Media Commentary|
|We wish to advise, while everyone is entitled to express their views on matters of public concern, that right is not absolute. Residents & members of the public are also reminded that posting any comment on social media that is deemed defamatory .... [Read more]|
|Updated: Monday, September 20, 2021 10:51 am|
|Town Manager - News|
|Dear Residents Today I bring news that our present town manager will be leaving her position . She will be pursuing employment elsewhere and I am sure she will be welcomed with open arms wherever she goes. She has done so much great work for this town .... [Read more]|
|Updated: Friday, September 17, 2021 2:55 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).