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Latest Episodes

Happy City Radio S2:E6 – Neighbourhood
February 18, 2020

February 19, 2020 – The Happy City St. John’s Neighbourhood Summit is coming up! Chair Jen Crowe chats with organizers and panelists about what sort of exciting things attendees can expect, and about the meaning of neighbourhood, especially w

Happy City Radio S2:E5 – Dave Lane on the St. John’s City Budget
December 17, 2019

December 18, 2019 – In this episode, Happy City St. John’s Chair Jen Crowe speaks with Councillor Dave Lane, who provides a run-through of the latest municipal budget for the City of St. John’s.

Happy City Radio S2:E4 – Regional Transit
November 07, 2019

November 8, 2019 – In this episode, Happy City’s Jen Crowe and Rob Nolan speak with Lea Movelle (St. John’s Social Justice Co-op) and David Brake (Essential Transit Association) about the increasingly important issue of regional transit

Happy City Radio S2:E3 – Housing and the Federal Election
October 02, 2019

October 3, 2019 – We continue our election mini-series on #HappyCityRadio with a discussion about housing and St. John’s. In this episode, Happy City St. John’s’ Jen Crowe speaks with Ayon Shahed (with Choices For Youth) an

Happy City Radio S2:E2 – David Maher on the Federal Election
September 30, 2019

October 1, 2019 – In this episode, Jen Crowe and Rob Nolan from Happy City St. John’s chat with Telegram reporter David Maher about the ongoing Canadian federal election. They discuss what the burning issues are locally and what Maher has see

Happy City Radio S2:E1 – Sustainability and the Federal Election
September 25, 2019

September 26, 2019 – Welcome to the first episode of Season 2 of Happy City Radio! We’re kicking off this season with a mini-series on federal election issues that have local impact. Jess Puddister with Conservation Corps Newfoundland and Labrad

Happy City Radio S1:E12 – The Circular Economy
July 09, 2019

July 9, 2019 – The idea of the ‘circular economy’ has been getting a lot of traction in recent years, especially with the growth of sustainability and zero waste movements. But what does it mean? How does it work? And how could it be ap

Happy City Radio S1:E11 – Zero Waste NL
June 18, 2019

June 18, 2019 – The Zero Waste movement is growing, and in this episode Happy City St. John’s’ Jen Crowe discusses the Zero Waste movement with Viviana Ramirez Luna, from Zero Waste NL.

Happy City Radio S1:E10 – Regionalization in NL (ft. Craig Pollett from Municipalities NL)
April 15, 2019

April 15, 2019 – Craig Pollett is CEO of Municipalities Newfoundland and Labrador. In this second episode of a two-part feature on regionalization, Happy City Radio producers Jen Crowe and Rob Nolan talk to him about the history, issues and opportu

Happy City Radio S1:E9 – Talking About Regionalization (ft. Dr. Andrew Sancton)
April 10, 2019

April 10, 2019 – In the worlds of municipal planning and provincial politics, regional government is a big issue — no less so in Newfoundland and Labrador than anywhere else in Canada. In the first of a 2-part series on regionalization, hosts