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28 NOV 2020 – Kings County Record – Sussex Corner mayor attends ‘informative’ webinar on budgets

26 NOV 2020 – Telegraph-Journal – Minister hasn’t heard considers about how COVID cash is being divvied up

23 NOV 2020 – CBC News – No end in sight for municipal election spending secrecy in New Brunswick

21 NOV 2020 – Telegraph-Journal – Pandemic makes clear that municipalities need a new deal

18 NOV 2020 – Telegraph-Journal – Tax hikes for 102,000 homes

31 OCT 2020 – Telegraph-Journal – $1.6M pledged to N.B. transit services

31 OCT 2020 – Daily Gleaner – Council ‘compliant’ with mask rules: CAO

30 OCT 2020 – Victoria Star – Perth-Andover must do homework on municipal reform, says mayor

28 OCT 2020 – Telegraph-Journal – Mayor questions whether council salaries should rise

24 OCT 2020 – Telegraph-Journal – Can you hear me now? Small communities face democracy challenges during pandemic

23 OCT 2020 – Times-Globe – High speed internet on tap for rural communities

21 OCT 2020 – Bugle-Observer – Santa will wave from a distance in pandemic-era parade

16 OCT 2020 – CHSJ News – UMNB pleased with new municipal election date

06 OCT 2020 – Global News – ‘We’re overtime’: DEC members join municipal councillors waiting for election call

30 SEP 2020 – Telegraph-Journal – ‘Buckle Up’ : N.B. to get serious about municipal reform

30 SEP 2020 – Radio-Canada: ICI Nouveau-Brunswick – De l’espoir pour la réforme municipale

30 SEP 2020 – CBC News – What’s in a title? Mayors see hope for municipal reform

28 SEP 2020 – CBC Information Morning – Municipal election a pressing issue

26 SEP 2020 – CBC News – Property tax assessments to arrive next week after being split from bills

22 SEP 2020 – Global News – Advocacy group, Elections NB call for municipal election date

22 SEP 2020 – Telegraph-Journal – Fed pledge $1B in affordable housing cash

22 SEP 2020 – Telegraph-Journal – What New Brunswickers want to see in throne speech

20 SEP 2020 – Telegraph-Journal – Hold municipal elections this fall

19 SEP 2020 – CTV News – Municipal elections at standstill in N.B. amid COVID-19

18 SEP 2020 – CBC News – Council vacancies pile up with no clear municipal vote date

17 SEP 2020 – Telegraph-Journal – Municipalities await election date amid string of resignations

16 SEP 2020 – CHSJ News – Municipalities react to election results

11 SEP 2020 – Global News – N.B. municipalities hope for follow-through on tax reform promises

28 AOÛT 2020 – Telegraph-Journal – ‘Talk is cheap’: municipal leaders push for action

27 AOÛT 2020 – Times-Globe – Province holds keys to cities’ future

24 AOÛT 2020 – Telegraph-Journal – Economy could contract without aggressive capital spending: Vickers

17 AOÛT 2020 – Times-Globe – Saint Andrews deputy mayor pushes to trim council terms to three years

10 AOÛT 2020 – Telegraph-Journal – Province pushes for earlier municipal budget deadline

07 AOÛT 2020 – Telegraph-Journal – ‘I have bigger fish to fry’: Cities and towns hold back criticism of Higgs project wish list

27 JUILLET 2020 – Telegraph-Journal – Leaders divided on mask rule change

9 JUILLET 2020 – Telegraph-Journal – With no set election in sight, Grand Manan councillor fears losing ‘local control’

26 JUIN 2020 – Telegraph-Journal – Municipality’s four-day work week a ‘really interesting idea’

16 JUIN 2020 – Bugle-Observer – Village pans reluctance to open SNB office

11 JUIN 2020 – CTV News – Higgs government wants more clout to enforce pandemic restrictions, but opposition skeptical

11 JUIN 2020 – Telegraph-Journal – We’re not trying to create a police state, province says

3 JUIN 2020 – CHSJ – Fast-tracking federal funds not enough: UMNB

1 JUIN 2020 – Telegraph-Journal – Trudeau billions not enough, New Brunswick municipalities say

24 MAI 2020 – Telegraph-Journal – Councils soldier on: ‘I’m going to be here for my community’

21 MAI 2020 – Telegraph-Journal – ‘Safer than being in stores’: Garage sales get green light under pandemic rules

19 MAI 2020 – Kings County Record – Municipalities pave the way for social media in rural democracy

14 MAI 2020 – Telegraph-Journal – Like much of rural Canada, Welsford looks for better internet

8 MAI 2020 – Telegraph-Journal – ‘We need to buy time here’: Municipalities need immediate help, says expert

2 MAI 2020 – Telegraph-Journal – ‘The system is broken’: Municipalities face $10.5M losses – and counting

29 AVR 2020 – GlobalTV – New Brunswick could allow municipalities to run deficits to cover pandemic shortfalls 

20 AVR 2020 – CBC New Brunswick – Cities call for help to keep buses running in pandemic

16 AVR 2020 – GlobalTV – New Brunswick municipalities hoping for aid as pandemic takes economic toll

17 MAR 2020 – Acadie Nouvelle – COVID-19: les élections municipales sont annulées

16 MAR 2020 – Acadie Nouvelle – COVID-19: les élections municipales pourraient ête reportées

13 MAR 2020 – GlobalTV – Doctor says people need to continue following fact-based information

13 MAR 2020 – Times-Transcript – After calls for delay, municipal election decision coming next week

12 MAR 2020 – Telegraph-Journal – Moncton monitors for COVID-19 emergency

10 MAR 2020 – Radio-Canada: ICI Nouveau-Brunswick – L’opposition libérale n’achète pas les « bonbons » du budget du gouvernement Higgs

7 FÉV 2020 – Telegraph-Journal – Municipal Matters: ‘There’s a good bunch of people who live here’

5 FÉV 2020 – Radio-Canada: ICI Nouveau-Brunswick – Partage des revenus sur le cannabis : les municipalités reviennent à la charge

4 FEB 2020 – GlobalTV – Some N.B. retailers move to eliminate plastic bags amid calls for provincial ban

3 FÉV 2020 – Telegraph-Journal – Municipalities push for a cut of cannabis sales tax

2 FÉV 2020 – Times & Transcript – You won’t know who paid for your mayor’s campaign

28 JAN 2020 – GlobalTV – NB still without municipal campaign finance rules ahead of 2020 elections

25 JAN 2020 – Telegraph-Journal – Decision to stop plastic bag recycling ‘mind-boggling’ to councillor

24 JAN 2020 – Kings County Record – Crosswalk lights installed near risky intersection

9 JAN 2020 – GlobalTV – ‘It’s not good for the health of democracy’: Elections NB searching for candidates to run in 2020 local government elections

2019

27 DEC 2019 – The Daily Gleaner – Health reforms coming: ‘I want people to see the impact’

9 DEC 2019 – CBC Maritime Noon – What counts as fair criticism of our politicians?

1 DEC 2019 – Telegraph-Journal – Free speech or free-for-all? Politicians fear social media ‘abuse’

19 NOV 2019 – Acadie Nouvelle – Salaire des pompiers : propos incendiaires au conseil municipal de Moncton

19 NOV 2019  – Telegraph-Journal – Quispamsis joins call for arbitration reforms

15 NOV 2019 – Telegraph-Journal – Bay of Fundy littered with garbage, plastics: study

5 NOV 2019 – Recycling Resource – Packaging EPR on the way in another Canadian province

25 OCT 2019 – CBC Information Morning
Government to make manufacturers responsible for their waste

24 OCT 2019 – CBC New Brunswick
Millions at stake for municipalities as province puts property tax reform on table

21 OCT 2019 – Recycling Today
New Brunswick to develop EPR for packaging, printed paper

21 OCT 2019 – Telegraph-Journal
Quispamsis councillor wins provincial award

19 OCT 2019 – Global News
New Brunswick recycling initiative ‘puts onus on producers’

18 OCT 2019 – CBC New Brunswick
Producers to pay for plastic and paper waste

18 OCT 2019 – Telegraph-Journal
N.B. introduces new program to curb climate change

18 OCT 2019 – Radio-Canada: ICI Nouveau-Brunswick
Les producteurs seront tenus de recycler plus de déchets au Nouveau-Brunswick

8 OCT 2019 – Huddle Today / CHSJ Country 94.1
N.B. Municipalities want Province-wide ban on single-use plastic bags

8 OCT 2019 – Daily Gleaner
How can N.B. get more women involved in municipal politics?

7 OCT 2019 – CBC New Brunswick
Province won’t relocate nuisance deer, says minister

7 OCT 2019 – Telegraph-Journal
‘New deal’ may lead to tax rate hikes in region: mayor

7 OCT 2019 – Daily Gleaner
Municipalities ask province for ban on plastic carry-out shopping bags

6 OCT 2019 – Radio-Canada: ICI Nouveau-Brunswick
La décroissance démographique, le grand défi des regions rurales du Nouveau-Brunswick

6 OCT 2019 – Telegraph-Journal
“You keep your money”: Minister pledges to municipalities

6 OCT 2019 – CBC New Brunswick
N.B. municipalities call on province to relocate urban deer

5 OCT 2019 – Kings County Record
‘All I really do is guide the ship’: mayor earns award for dedication

3 OCT 2019 – Daily Gleaner
Municipal leaders to wade through list of woes, wants and needs

3 OCT 2019 – CBC Information Morning
Resolution to come before UMNB for support of health services in rural N.B.

3 OCT 2019 – CBC New Brunswick
Perth-Andover mayor worries the province will cut rural hospital services

2 OCT 2019 – CBC Information Morning
What do New Brunswick municipalities want?

28 SEP 2019 – Telegraph-Journal
‘Times change and we have to change too’

13 SEP 2019 – Daily Gleaner
Unemployment a tale of two provinces in N.B.

20 AOÛT 2019 – Charlotte FM
Quispamsis wants province to ban plastic bags

8 AOÛT 2019 – CBC New Brunswick
Growing deer population treats Saint Andrews as ‘salad bar’

24 JUILLET 2019 – Telegraph-Journal
‘Get off the pot’ minister tells Saint John

11 JUILLET 2019 – Telegraph-Journal
‘New deal’ targets municipal reforms

26 JUIN 2019 – Radio-Canada: ICI Nouveau-Brunswick
Les municipalités veulent limiter les hausses de salaire des pompiers et des policiers

23 JUIN 2019 – CBC Maritime Connection
How can municipalities improve their financial situation?

14 JUIN 2019 – Times & Transcript
Province must overhaul arbitration rules

13 JUIN 2019 – Times & Transcript
Cities want ‘economic realities’ factored into arbitration

29 MAI 2019 – CBC New Brunswick
Secrecy may remain for 2020 municipal election spending, despite promised reform

16 MAI 2019 – Telegraph-Journal
Municipal groups set to talk reforms

3 AVR 2019 – Daily Gleaner
Carbon tax to cost city an extra $100K: Councillor

22 MAR 2019 – Acadie Nouvelle
Taxe sur l’hébergement touristique: Fredericton modifie la Loi sur la gouvernance locale

22 MAR 2019 – CBC New Brunswick
New Brunswick proposes tourism levy on hotel stays

21 MAR 2019 – Telegraph-Journal
What N.B. communities will get in new federal dollars

18 MAR 2019 – Telegraph-Journal
Arbitration reforms on the table

18 MAR 2019 – Daily Gleaner
After $1 lots, McAdam says plans runs dry: ‘We need extra water’

3 MAR 2019 – Acadie Nouvelle
« Le bon fonctionnement d’une municipalité réside dans le bon fonctionnement de son conseil municipal »

8 JAN 2019 – Sackville Tribune-Post
Sackville mayor reflects on 2018, looks ahead to new year

4 JAN 2019 – Acadie Nouvelle
Cannabis: les municipalités veulent leur part du gâteau

20 DEC 2018 – Acadie Nouvelle
Des leaders municipaux veulent des réformes pour le Nouvel An

19 DEC 2018 – CBC New Brunswick
Municipal leaders seek reforms in new year

 

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