About Saint John City Market

Saint John, New Brunswick
2013 Great Place in Canada – Public Space
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2013 Great Place in Canada – Public Space

Planners and members of the public alike recognize the value of the Saint John City Market as a cultural and historic icon on Canada’s East Coast. Its unique architectural character reflects the local landscape and traditions of Saint John as a port city. Like many public spaces of successful urban design, the Saint John City Market provides year-round economic opportunities and social interaction for people of all ages and abilities, fosters local food security, and promotes the use of public and active transportation in its interconnectedness with the rest of the city. This is a Great Public Space that should certainly be an intended destination on your next visit to New Brunswick!