Bulletin: Municipal Election Day!

Election Day! Best of luck to all who are re-offering, and a big thank you to all of you for your service over the past five years! https://umnb.ca/wp-content/uploads/2021/05/2021_05-10-UMNB-Bulletin.pdf Past issues of the Bulletin can be found on...

Bulletin: Q&A on Election Result Delays

Municipal election voting begins today, but we have more on what delayed results will mean for your council: https://umnb.ca/wp-content/uploads/2021/04/2021_04-19-UMNB-Bulletin.pdf Past issues of the Bulletin can be found on...

Bulletin : COVID-19 Delays Municipal Election Results

COVID-19 lockdown restrictions will delay municipal elections in parts of zone 4, and delay results across the province. Get the details in this week’s bulletin: https://umnb.ca/wp-content/uploads/2021/04/2021_04-12-UMNB-Bulletin.pdf Past issues of...

Cooperative Procurement Program Launched!

UMNB is launching our Cooperative Procurement program, in partnership with the Rural Municipalities of Alberta (RMA). Municipalities can now join the RMA and Sourcewell Cooperative Procurement (buying group). This will allow municipalities to access lower prices on...

Bulletin : Municipal Reform Discussion Paper Released

As anticipated, the province has released a Green Paper on municipal reform for discussion. Read the next steps in our bulletin: https://umnb.ca/wp-content/uploads/2021/04/2021_04-07-UMNB-Bulletin.pdf Past issues of the Bulletin can be found on...

Bulletin: Budget Bits

The Provincial Budget has been presented and we have some fast facts for you. Municipal reform advisory, new funding opportunities and more in this week’s bulletin: https://umnb.ca/wp-content/uploads/2021/03/2021_03_15-UMNB-Bulletin.pdf Past issues of the...

Bulletin: International Women’s Day and #LocalMatters

Happy International Women’s Day to the mayors, councillors, and municipal staffers in our membership. Your communities benefit from your leadership!  In this week’s bulletin we have the launch of our municipal election awareness campaign, #LocalMatters,...

UMNB Launches Municipal Election Awareness Campaign

The Union of the Municipalities of New Brunswick (UMNB) is launching its municipal election awareness campaign, #LocalMatters. The campaign highlights the importance of local government in people’s lives, and shares tools, information and resources for prospective...