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Public Notice - On Street Parking Ban

On Street Parking Ban

Fire Hazard Index Low

Fire Hazard Index for Placentia region has returned to LOW. Conditions are normal for travel and work in wooded and grassy areas. Burning under permit is allowed and open fires are permitted in outside fireplaces etc. Residents are reminded to use caution with activities in the forest and on trails.

Council Meeting Broadcast

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Waste Collection Schedule (Calendar Large Format)

May to December 2018 Waste Collection Schedule (Large Format)

Waste Collection Schedule

Revised Schedule

Placentia Bay Cultural Arts Centre

Located in the heart of Placentia, in the Town Square, is the Placentia Bay Cultural Arts Centre. This state-of-the-art multipurpose facility in one of the crown jewels of Placentia’s many cultural assets. The facility is fully equipped for cultural events and performances, including audio visual services and dressing facilities. The flexible character of the centre enables it to be easily adapted as a workshop and conference space, as well as a premier venue for receptions and catered events, exhibit and gallery space.

 

To schedule your event at the Placentia Bay Cultural Arts Centre please contact Rhonda Power, Manager of Tourism, Marketing and Communications at 709 227 2151 ext 224, or via email rpower@placentia.ca.

Placentia Cultural Interpretation Centre

The Cultural Interpretation Centre is adjacent to the Arts Centre in the Town Square.  The Centre houses the Town's Archaeology Exhibit.  Guides are onsite during the summer to interpret artefacts uncovered during archaeological excavations of French and English forticiations in Placentia.

The Centre is also the home of the Voices of Placentia Bay Exhibit.  This exhibit is a celebration of singers, musicians and storytellers from Placentia Bay and explores how the old songs and old stories have been preserved and passed down by the tradition bearers from generation to generation.  The exhibit includes slideshows, music, videos and biographical information.  There are also interactive components where visitors can play music, tell their own story, sing their own song or even answer trivia.

Guided tours are available during the summer season,  Monday to Saturday 9-5. Tours can be arranged off season by contacting 709-227-2787 or emailing aokeefe@placentia.ca

 

 

 

 

What’s Happening

Discount Deadline

Dec 21, 2018
Senior Discount Date

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Winter Solstice

Dec 21, 2018
St. Luke's Church

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Greene Christmas

Dec 23, 2018
Tibbs Eve at the Star

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Mummers Parade

Dec 30, 2018
Join us for this fun family event!

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Interest Reminder

Dec 31, 2018
4.5% on all tax balances

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News

Dec 18, 2018
Municipal Minute November 2018
November 2018 Municipal Minute
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Oct 24, 2018
Municipal Minute October 2018
October 2018 Municipal Minute
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Sep 14, 2018
September 2018 Municipal Minute
Municipal Minute September 2018
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Aug 1, 2018
July 2018 Municipal Minute
Municipal Minute July 2018
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Jul 3, 2018
June 2018 Municipal Minute
Muncipal Minute June
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Town of Placentia
P.O. Box 99
Placentia, NL A0B 2Y0

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