|Boil Water Advisory Lifted|
|We wish to advise our residents that the boil water advisory has been lifted.
|Updated: Friday, October 19, 2018 1:39 pm|
|Water - Returned to Service - Boil Water Advisory|
|We wish to advise our residents that the Water has been returned to service, it may take an hour or so to get full pressure. The Town will now be under a full BOIL WATER ADVISORY until advised otherwise. Water consumers are .... [Read more]|
|Updated: Thursday, October 11, 2018 3:07 pm|
|New Boil Water Advisory Notification Method|
|In an effort to ensure that all residents are advised of future boil water advisories and the lifting of boil water advisories, we've put into place a new automated calling system where each resident will receive a call immediately upon an advisory .... [Read more]|
|Updated: Friday, October 5, 2018 3:47 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).