|Friendly Reminder- Garbage Pick Up|
|Just a friendly reminder to residents of the Town of St. George's that Friday's Holiday will not affect garbage pick up. Garbage pick up will remain the same, Friday- April 19th, 2019.
|Updated: Wednesday, April 17, 2019 11:20 am|
Office Closure - Stat Holiday's
|We wish to advise our residents that the Town Office will be closed on Friday 19 April, 2019 in observance of Good Friday. The Town Office will also be closed on 22 April, 2019 in observance of St. George's Day, the office will reopen on Tuesday .... [Read more]|
|Updated: Wednesday, April 17, 2019 9:04 am|
|Boil Order Advisory Lifted|
|We would like to advise residents that there is no longer a Boil Order Advisory, you can now drink the water without having to boil it first. The boil order has been lifted as of today, Monday April 15, 2019.
|Updated: Monday, April 15, 2019 10:31 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).