Transportation and Infrastructure http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/departments/dti/multimedia.html Transportation and Infrastructure Province selling former school property to village http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/departments/dti/multimedia/mmrenderer.2018.05.2018-05-29_01.jpg.html Balmoral Mayor Charles Bernard (left) and Labour, Employment and Population Growth Minister Gilles LePage visited the site of the former Le Domaine Des Copains school. The provincial government is selling the property to the Village of Balmoral for future municipal development. Tue, 29 May 2018 00:00:00 AST Work continuing on Route 108 in New Denmark http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/departments/dti/multimedia/mmrenderer.2018.03.2018-03-07_02.jpg.html Significant repairs to an important trucking corridor will continue this year as part of the provincial government’s 2018-19 capital budget. From left: Victoria-La Vallée MLA Chuck Chiasson; Leo Prescott, director of the New Denmark Recreation Centre; Dorothy Adam, vice-president of the New Denmark Recreation Centre; and Premier Brian Gallant. Wed, 07 March 2018 00:00:00 AST New location announced for New Brunswick Museum http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/departments/dti/multimedia/mmrenderer.2018.02.2018-02-23_01.jpg.html The provincial government will purchase a portion of the former Canadian Coast Guard property in Saint John as the future site of the New Brunswick Museum. From left: Saint John Mayor Don Darling; Bill Hicks, the museum’s acting CEO; Saint John Harbour MLA Ed Doherty; Premier Brian Gallant; and Shannon Merrifield, chair of the museum’s board of directors. Fri, 23 February 2018 00:00:00 AST Planning underway for new interchange on Route 1 in Saint John http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/departments/dti/multimedia/mmrenderer.2018.02.2018-02-13_01.jpg.html The provincial government is investing $1.2 million in 2018-19 to begin planning for a new Route 1 interchange in Saint John and four-way traffic signals at two busy Saint John intersections which will improve safety and traffic flow and will allow for increased economic development. From left: Saint John Mayor Don Darling; Councillor John MacKenzie; Aquaculture and Fisheries Minister Rick Doucet; Councillor Donna Reardon; Premier Brian Gallant; and Robert MacKinnon, vice-president, University of New Brunswick – Saint John campus. Tue, 13 February 2018 00:00:00 AST Newly twinned section of Route 11 now open http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/departments/dti/multimedia/mmrenderer.2017.12.2017-12-21_01.jpg.html The newly twinned section of Route 11, between Route 15 and Shediac River, officially opened to traffic today. From left: federal Fisheries, Oceans and Canadian Coast Guard Minister Dominic LeBlanc; Hassan Mteri, engineer with the Department of Transportation and Infrastructure; Transportation and Infrastructure Minister Bill Fraser; Shediac-Beaubassin-Cap-Pelé MLA Victor Boudreau; and Shediac Mayor Jacques LeBlanc. Thu, 21 December 2017 00:00:00 AST Surplus property to be sold to Hanwell http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/departments/dti/multimedia/mmrenderer.2017.12.2017-12-11_05.jpg.html The provincial government and the Rural Community of Hanwell have reached an agreement for the transfer of surplus government property on Hanwell Road. From left: Hanwell Mayor Chris Melvin and deputy premier Stephen Horsman. Mon, 11 December 2017 00:00:00 AST Repairs completed on two New Denmark roads http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/departments/dti/multimedia/mmrenderer.2017.12.2017-12-11_02.jpg.html Two roads in New Denmark, the Mill Hill Road and Route 108, recently reopened to full traffic following significant repairs. Members of the community joined Transportation and Infrastructure Minister Bill Fraser and Victoria-La-Vallée MLA Chuck Chiasson to reopen Mill Hill Road, which had been closed to traffic since 2014 after a washout. Mon, 11 December 2017 00:00:00 AST Investments in paving projects http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/departments/dti/multimedia/mmrenderer.2017.12.2017-12-11_01.jpg.html The provincial government has invested in paving projects in the upper St. John River valley. From left: Agriculture, Mines and Rural Affairs Minister Andrew Harvey and Transportation and Infrastructure Minister Bill Fraser. Mon, 11 December 2017 00:00:00 AST King Street Elementary School officially opens http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/departments/dti/multimedia/mmrenderer.2017.11.2017-11-28_01.jpg.html Students and dignitaries participated in the official opening of King Street Elementary School on Monday, Nov. 27, in Miramichi. From left: Paula Hache, principal; Lisa McNeil, Susan McLenaghan and Beth McCarty, members of the Building a Future for our Children community group; Eileen Bowes, chair of Building a Future for our Children; Transportation and Infrastructure Minister Bill Fraser; Mark Donovan, superintendent of the Anglophone North School District; Education and Early Childhood Development Minister Brian Kenny; Michael Mortlock, chair of the district education council; Miramichi Mayor Adam Lordon; Environment and Local Government Minister Serge Rousselle; and Kent North MLA Bertrand LeBlanc. Tue, 28 November 2017 00:00:00 AST Funding committed for new provincial museum http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/departments/dti/multimedia/mmrenderer.2017.10.2017-10-31_01.jpg.html The government is committing $50 million toward construction of a new provincial museum in uptown Saint John. From left: Saint John Mayor Don Darling; Shannon Merrifield, chair of the museum’s board of directors; Premier Brian Gallant; Tourism, Heritage and Culture Minister John Ames; and Saint John-Rothesay MP Wayne Long. Tue, 31 October 2017 00:00:00 AST Sod-turning for new courthouse http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/departments/dti/multimedia/mmrenderer.2017.10.2017-10-30_03.jpg.html A sod-turning was held today to mark the official beginning of construction of a new courthouse in Fredericton. From left: Associate Chief Judge Mary Jane Richards; deputy premier Stephen Horsman; Chief Justice J. Ernest Drapeau; Justice Judy Clendening; Justice and Public Safety Minister Denis Landry; and Justice Brad Green. Mon, 30 October 2017 00:00:00 AST Reconstructed Doak House barn officially opened http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/departments/dti/multimedia/mmrenderer.2017.10.2017-10-23_02.jpg.html An official opening was held today for the reconstructed Doak House barn. From left: Karen Howe, Des-Tek Inc. architectural firm; Doaktown Mayor Bev Gaston; Transportation and Infrastructure Minister Bill Fraser; Valerie O'Donnell, manager of Doak House; Delmer White, Atlantic Salmon Museum; and Donald Colford, acting as the original property owner Robert Doak. Mon, 23 October 2017 00:00:00 AST Contract signed for ferry construction http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/departments/dti/multimedia/mmrenderer.2017.10.2017-10-23_01.jpg.html The provincial government has signed a contract with Ocean New Brunswick Inc. for the construction of a 15-car river ferry, which will be built at the naval centre in Bas-Caraquet. From left: Shippagan-Lamèque-Miscou MLA Wilfred Roussel; Transportation and Infrastructure Minister Bill Fraser, who is also minister responsible for the Regional Development Corporation; Environment and Local Government Minister Serge Rousselle; Jacques Tanguay, chief exexcutive officer of Ocean Group; and Caraquet MLA Hédard Albert. Mon, 23 October 2017 00:00:00 AST Signage pilot project launched http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/departments/dti/multimedia/mmrenderer.2017.10.2017-10-02_01.jpg.html The provincial government officially launched a pilot project today that will give food, fuel and accommodations businesses in southwestern New Brunswick the opportunity to participate in a logo sign program along a section of Route 1 in Charlotte County. From left: Tourism, Heritage and Culture Minister John Ames; Aquaculture and Fisheries Minister Rick Doucet; and Transportation and Infrastructure Minister Bill Fraser. Mon, 02 October 2017 00:00:00 AST Launch of electric school bus pilot program http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/departments/dti/multimedia/mmrenderer.2017.08.2017-08-31_01.jpg.html The provincial government is adding two new school buses to its fleet of electric vehicles in time for the new school year. Participating in the announcement was Treasury Board President Roger Melanson. Thu, 31 August 2017 00:00:00 AST Agreement in principle to redevelop former Moncton High School http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/departments/dti/multimedia/mmrenderer.2017.08.2017-08-01_01.jpg.html The provincial government has reached an agreement in principle to see the former Moncton High School saved and redeveloped, without demolition of the building while also maintaining the auditorium and gymnasium for community use. From left: Memramcook-Tantramar MLA Bernard LeBlanc; Ross Carpenter, vice-president of operations at Heritage Developments; Chris Collins, Speaker of the legislative assembly; Moncton East MLA Monique LeBlanc; Finance Minister Cathy Rogers; Premier Brian Gallant; and Dennis Cochrane, president of MH Renaissance. Tue, 01 August 2017 00:00:00 AST Minister tours former Moncton High School http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/departments/dti/multimedia/mmrenderer.2017.07.2017-07-28_01.jpg.html Transportation and Infrastructure Minister Bill Fraser said the former Moncton High School is an important heritage icon, and any plan for the building’s redevelopment must respect its cultural and historical value. From left: Fraser; Finance Minister Cathy Rogers; Moncton East MLA Monique LeBlanc; and Chris Collins, Speaker of the legislative assembly. Fri, 28 July 2017 00:00:00 AST Investment in restoring bus service to province’s southwest http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/departments/dti/multimedia/mmrenderer.2017.07.2017-07-27_01.jpg.html The provincial government is investing $500,000 to help provide affordable bus transportation through a community led pilot project in southwestern New Brunswick. From left: Mike Cassidy, president of Maritime Bus; Agriculture, Aquaculture and Fisheries Minister Rick Doucet; Premier Brian Gallant; Stan Choptiany, Southwest New Brunswick Transit Authority president; Tourism, Heritage and Culture Minister John Ames; and New Brunswick Southwest MP Karen Ludwig. Thu, 27 July 2017 00:00:00 AST Resurfacing work in Cambridge-Narrows http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/departments/dti/multimedia/mmrenderer.2017.07.2017-07-26_02.jpg.html The provincial government and the Village of Cambridge-Narrows will jointly fund a resurfacing project this year under the Municipal Designated Highway Program. Participating in the announcement were Cambridge-Narrows Mayor Blair Cummings, seated, and Transportation and Infrastructure Minister Bill Fraser. Wed, 26 July 2017 00:00:00 AST Paving projects in Edmundston http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/departments/dti/multimedia/mmrenderer.2017.07.2017-07-26_01.jpg.html The provincial government has funded three paving projects in partnership with the City of Edmundston this year under the Municipal Designated Highway Program. From left: Transportation and Infrastructure Minister Bill Fraser and Edmundston Mayor Cyrille Simard. Wed, 26 July 2017 00:00:00 AST Paving in Lac Baker http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/departments/dti/multimedia/mmrenderer.2017.07.2017-07-17_01.jpg.html The provincial government will fund a paving project in the village of Lac Baker this year under the Municipal Designated Highway Program. From left: Lac Baker Mayor Louis Chouinard and Economic Development Minister Francine Landry. Mon, 17 July 2017 00:00:00 AST Annual traffic safety campaign launched http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/departments/dti/multimedia/mmrenderer.2017.06.2017-06-30_01.jpg.html The provincial government and industry partners have launched the annual safety awareness campaign reminding motorists to heed posted speed limits and exercise caution when driving in and around construction zones. From left: Miramichi Police Force Chief Paul Fiander; Jamie Weatherbee, president of the New Brunswick Road Builders and Heavy Construction Association; Transportation and Infrastructure Minister Bill Fraser; Tom McGinn, executive director of the New Brunswick Road Builders and Heavy Construction Association; Tim Petersen, president and CEO of WorkSafeNB; and Roy Silliker of the New Brunswick Construction Safety Association. Fri, 30 June 2017 00:00:00 AST Investments in Fredericton road and culvert projects http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/departments/dti/multimedia/mmrenderer.2017.06.2017-06-22_01.jpg.html The provincial government and the City of Fredericton will jointly fund several infrastructure projects this year under the Municipal Designated Highway Program. From left: Transportation and Infrastructure Minister Bill Fraser; Fredericton Mayor Mike O’Brien and deputy premier Stephen Horsman. Thu, 22 June 2017 00:00:00 AST Further investment in Chaleur Regional Hospital addition http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/departments/dti/multimedia/mmrenderer.2017.06.2017-06-21_02.JPG.html The provincial government is investing $27.4 million from the 2017-18 capital budget to continue construction of a five-storey addition at the Chaleur Regional Hospital. From left: Stéphane Legacy, vice-president of outpatient and professional Services, Vitalité Health Network; Jean-Guy Robichaud, president of the Chaleur Regional Hospital Foundation; Education and Early Childhood Development Minister Brian Kenny; Justice and Public Safety Minister Denis Landry; Health Minister Victor Boudreau; and René Legacy, president of the fundraising campaign. Wed, 21 June 2017 00:00:00 AST Paving and bridge work in Carleton County http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/departments/dti/multimedia/mmrenderer.2017.06.2017-06-15_04.jpg.html The provincial government is investing in paving projects in the Town of Florenceville-Bristol and the Village of Centreville this year. It is also beginning upgrades to the Florenceville bridge on Route 130. From left: Florenceville-Bristol Mayor Karl Curtis; Transportation and Infrastructure Minister Bill Fraser; Carleton-Victoria MLA Andrew Harvey; and Centreville Mayor Michael Stewart. 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