Today, June 19th, Fundy Region Solid Waste, in partnership with the City of Saint John, held a solid waste audit in King's Square. This comprised of gathering waste from the uptown trash containers, and within a 24 hour sample period. The goal is to measure the quantity and types of waste generated uptown, in…Continue
Posted by Uptown Saint John Inc on June 19, 2013 at 3:23pm
Uptown is beginning to blossom with colour, from parks to planters to lamp posts! Uptown Saint John Inc., in partnership with Saint John Energy, is in the process of installing new street banners. These banners emphasize the uptown Saint John brand with the words; shop, play, eat, create, and live. They were designed by Revolution Strategy, an uptown PR firm, in keeping with the heritage feel, along with an…Continue
Posted by Uptown Saint John Inc on June 19, 2013 at 12:56pm
Tomorrow, Wednesday the 19th of June, Fundy Regional Solid Waste, together with The City of Saint John will conduct a waste audit in King's Square. What does that mean? Basically, it's spreading out a day's worth of solid waste across the Square!
Okay, maybe that still leaves you…Continue
Posted by Uptown Saint John Inc on June 18, 2013 at 10:30am
On June 6th, we celebrated the businesses, organizations and individuals who make uptown Saint John so unique and vibrant. We would like to thank all of the nominees and winners of the eleven awards which were presented during the evening. Also, thanks to all who had a hand in organizing and helping to make the evening so spectacular.
Here are a few pictures. Please scroll through to the end of this post to see links to ALL of the visuals so wonderfully captured.…
Posted by Uptown Saint John Inc on June 13, 2013 at 5:00pm
Posted by Harrison House Gallery on June 13, 2013 at 1:54pm
Uptown Saint John Inc. loves the vitality that the Canada Day activities bring to the uptown. The market along King Street is a big part of the Canada Day festivities. We have met with the organizers of the market to encourage them to address some issues that impact the uptown and the various businesses that are paying taxes to be there. The issues that have been identified by our membership relating to the operation of the market include: cleanliness, safety,…Continue
The big tent will once again be rockin' this year with Salty Jam, Saint John's music festival uptown, July 5&6.
Two great nights of entertainment in the tent and free musical entertainment during the days at various venues uptown.
See the video announcement of the headliners here:…
Posted by Uptown Saint John Inc on June 7, 2013 at 1:10pm