Category Archives: Politics

Nominations sought for New Brunswick Human Rights Award

Nominations sought for New Brunswick Human Rights Award

Nominations are being sought for the 30th annual New Brunswick Human Rights Award. The deadline is August 1st. The New Brunswick Human Rights Commission established the award to recognize outstanding effort, achievement or leadership on a volunteer basis by individuals or organizations in the promotion of equality and human rights in the province. Read more »

Investment of $7.65 million for Perth-Andover hospital

Investment of $7.65 million for Perth-Andover hospital

The provincial government will invest $7.65 million to restore, preserve and protect critical Infrastructure at the Hotel-Dieu of St. Joseph Hospital in Perth-Andover. This investment will allow for the demolition of the flood-prone section of the hospital, that has been condemned since 2012, as well as the construction and equipping of an essential services building… Read more »

Candidates sought for three legislative officer positions

Candidates sought for three legislative officer positions

New Brunswickers are encouraged to submit expressions of interest for three legislative officer positions: the Conflict of Interest Commissioner, the New Brunswick Consumer Advocate for Insurance, and the Chief Electoral Officer for the Province of New Brunswick. Government House Leader Rick Doucet announced the competitions today, Wednesday September 21st, 2016. “Legislative officers play an important […] Read more »






Public invited to participate on electoral reform commission

Public invited to participate on electoral reform commission

The provincial government is calling for expressions of interest for individuals to serve on an electoral reform commission and is also inviting the public to comment. “We are encouraging a conversation in New Brunswick about issues which are important to our democracy,” said Health Minister Victor Boudreau, who is also deputy house leader. “The government… Read more »

Infrastructure upgrades in Bath, Centreville and Florenceville-Bristol

Infrastructure upgrades in Bath, Centreville and Florenceville-Bristol

Road upgrades totalling $1.3 million are being made in Bath, Centreville and Florenceville-Bristol thanks to joint investments by the provincial government and the municipalities. “These investments will facilitate trade, travel and economic activity and also help ensure our quality of life,” said Transportation and Infrastructure Minister Bill Fraser. “Our government understands that investing in infrastructure… Read more »

Family Support Orders Service to consolidate to single location in Grand Falls

Family Support Orders Service to consolidate to single location in Grand Falls

Family Support Orders Service will transition into a consolidated model based in Grand Falls beginning in 2017, Premier Brian Gallant announced. “Your government understands how important creating jobs is to New Brunswickers and their families,” said Gallant. “We are working hard on this priority and with your support we are getting things done. Consolidating the… Read more »

Infrastructure investment in Perth-Andover

Infrastructure investment in Perth-Andover

Road upgrades will be made in Perth-Andover thanks to a joint $335,000 infrastructure investment by the provincial government and the municipality. Route 130 (Aroostook Road) will undergo asphalt paving. The project is being cost-shared under the Municipal Designated Highway Program. “We are proud to partner on these important municipal projects,” said Transportation and Infrastructure Minister… Read more »

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