multimedialist_updat http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/departments/premier/multimedia.html null Renovations and expansion of the workshops in Centre scolaire communautaire La fontaine http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/departments/premier/multimedia/mmrenderer.2018.04.2018-04-05_02.jpg.html The provincial government is investing $2.6 million in Centre scolaire communautaire La fontaine to complete renovations and expand the school’s trade workshops. From left: Alain Bissonnette, principal of the Centre scolaire communautaire La fontaine; Richard Gallant, vice-chair of the Francophone nord-est school district education council, Premier Brian Gallant; Seniors and Long-Term Care Minister Lisa Harris; and Gérard Robichaud, member of the district education council. 2018040500:00:00 S&P Data to create 450 jobs in Saint John http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/departments/premier/multimedia/mmrenderer.2018.03.2018-03-28_02.jpg.html S&P Data is establishing a business services centre in Saint John, creating about 450 jobs over the next five years, with support from the provincial government. From left: Stephen Lund, CEO of Opportunities NB; Brian Cato, president of S&P Data; Dan Plashkes, CEO of S&P Data; Premier Brian Gallant; Saint John Mayor Don Darling and Saint John Harbour MLA Ed Doherty. 2018032800:00:00 95 jobs to be created at Acadian Peninsula vegetable processing facility http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/departments/premier/multimedia/mmrenderer.2018.03.2018-03-23_01.jpg.html The provincial government is supporting the establishment of a $25-million vegetable processing facility in Bois-Gagnon within the parish of Saint-Isidore. Once operational, the plant is expected to create 95 full-time jobs. From left: Caraquet MLA Hédard Albert; Environment and Local Government Minister Serge Rousselle; John Bragg, president and CEO of Oxford Frozen Foods, Premier Brian Gallant; Justice and Public Safety Minister Denis Landry and Shippagan-Lamèque-Miscou MLA Wilfred Roussel. 2018032300:00:00 Provincial and federal governments sign infrastructure agreement http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/departments/premier/multimedia/mmrenderer.2018.03.2018-03-15_01.jpg.html Premier Brian Gallant and federal Infrastructure and Communities Minister Amarjeet Sohi today signed a bilateral agreement that will provide more than $673 million over the next decade in federal funding under the Investing in Canada plan. Sitting, from left: Gallant and Sohi. Standing, from left: Transportation and Infrastructure Minister Bill Fraser and deputy premier Stephen Horsman. 2018031500:00:00 Bath nursing home to receive $2.6 million in renovations http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/departments/premier/multimedia/mmrenderer.2018.03.2018-03-07_03.jpg.html River View Manor, a 40-bed nursing home in Bath, will receive an investment of $2.6 million over the next five years for renovations. From left: Agriculture, Mines and Rural Affairs Minister Andrew Harvey; Premier Brian Gallant; Bath Mayor Troy Stone; Mike Boyd, chair of the nursing home’s board of directors, and Guildo Cyr, administrator of the nursing home. 2018030700:00:00 Work continuing on Route 108 in New Denmark http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/departments/premier/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. 2018030700:00:00 Foyer Ste-Elizabeth to receive $2.2 million in renovations http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/departments/premier/multimedia/mmrenderer.2018.03.2018-03-07_01.jpg.html Foyer Ste-Elizabeth, a 50-bed nursing home in the Baker-Brook district of the rural community of Haut-Madawaska, will receive an investment of $2.2 million for renovations. From left: Monique Gendron, administrator of the nursing home; Charles Albert, chair of the nursing home’s board of directors; Economic Development Minister Francine Landry; Haut-Madawaska Mayor Jean-Pierre Ouellet; and Premier Brian Gallant. 2018030700:00:00 New 60-bed nursing home to be built in the Chaleur region http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/departments/premier/multimedia/mmrenderer.2018.03.2018-03-06_01.jpg.html A new 60-bed nursing home will be built in the Chaleur region. From left: Education and Early Childhood Development Minister Brian Kenny; Restigouche-Chaleur MLA Daniel Guitard; Justice and Public Safety Minister Denis Landry; and Premier Brian Gallant. 2018030600:00:00 St. Stephen nursing home to receive $3.5 million in renovations http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/departments/premier/multimedia/mmrenderer.2018.02.2018-02-27_01.jpg.html Lincourt Manor, a 60-bed nursing home in St. Stephen, will receive an investment of $3.5 million for renovations, Premier Brian Gallant announced today. From left: Tourism, Heritage and Culture Minister John Ames; Geraldine Aiken, chair of the manor’s board of directors; Stacy Butler, administrator of the manor; and Gallant. 2018022700:00:00 Air Canada to create 227 new jobs in Saint John http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/departments/premier/multimedia/mmrenderer.2018.02.2018-02-26_01.jpg.html Air Canada is expanding its business services centre in Saint John, creating up to 227 full-time jobs over the next five years with support from the provincial government. From left: Andrew Ellsworth, manager of Air Canada in Saint John; Premier Brian Gallant; Saint John Harbour MLA Ed Doherty; Kevin C. Howlett, senior vice-president of regional markets and government relations, Air Canada; and Jeffrey Guiler, senior government relations manager, Air Canada. 2018022600:00:00 Investment in the Atlantic Salmon and Central New Brunswick Woodmen’s museums http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/departments/premier/multimedia/mmrenderer.2018.02.2018-02-23_02.jpg.html The provincial and federal governments are investing $207,356 towards helping the Atlantic Salmon Museum and the Central New Brunswick Woodsmen's Museum upgrade their respective facilities. From left: Miramichi-Grand Lake MP Pat Finnigan; Delmer White, president of the Atlantic Salmon Museum; Premier Brian Gallant; Phillis Robinson, president of the Woodsmen’s Museum and Transportation and Infrastructure Minister Bill Fraser, who is also minister responsible for the Regional Development Corporation. 2018022300:00:00 New location announced for New Brunswick Museum http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/departments/premier/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. 2018022300:00:00 Appcast to create up to 70 jobs in Fredericton over next four years http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/departments/premier/multimedia/mmrenderer.2018.02.2018-02-14_01.jpg.html Appcast will create up to 70 full-time jobs in Fredericton over the next four years with support from the provincial government. From left: deputy premier Stephen Horsman; Chris Cummins, chief revenue officer at Appcast; and Premier Brian Gallant. 2018021400:00:00 Investment of $2.4 million in NBCC infrastructure http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/departments/premier/multimedia/mmrenderer.2018.02.2018-02-13_02.jpg.html The provincial government is investing $2.4 million in the New Brunswick Community College’s (NBCC) infrastructure as part of its 2018-19 capital budget. From left: Tourism, Heritage and Culture Minister John Ames; Lisa Taylor, vice-president of finance and administration, NBCC Saint Andrews; Cameron Blair, student council president for NBCC Saint Andrews; Premier Brian Gallant; Aquaculture and Fisheries Minister Rick Doucet and Treasury Board President Roger Melanson. 2018021300:00:00 Planning underway for new interchange on Route 1 in Saint John http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/departments/premier/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. 2018021300:00:00 Investment of $3 million to increase surgical capacity, reduce wait times http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/departments/premier/multimedia/mmrenderer.2018.02.2018-02-12_01.jpg.html The provincial government is investing $3 million to help reduce the number of people waiting for orthopedic surgery in the Greater Moncton area. From left: Health Minister Benoît Bourque; Finance Minister Cathy Rogers; Dr. Paul Goobie, medical director of surgical services for the Moncton area, Horizon Health Network; Sharon Smyth-Okana, regional director for surgical services, Vitalité Health Network; and Premier Brian Gallant. 2018021200:00:00 ‘New deal’ proposed for Saint John http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/departments/premier/multimedia/mmrenderer.2018.02.2018-02-09_03.jpg.html The provincial government and City of Saint John have agreed to undertake a series of short-, medium- and long-term measures to help grow the city’s economy. Back row, from left: Coun. Blake Armstrong; Deputy Mayor Shirley McAlary; Mayor Don Darling; Premier Brian Gallant; Coun. Gerry Lowe; and Coun. John MacKenzie. Front row, from left: Saint John Harbour MLA Ed Doherty; and Coun. Donna Reardon. 2018020900:00:00 Premier closes budget debate http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/departments/premier/multimedia/mmrenderer.2018.02.2018-02-09_01.jpg.html Premier Brian Gallant formally closed the budget debate at the legislative assembly today. 2018020900:00:00 Premier unveils multi-year plan to reduce wait times in health care http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/departments/premier/multimedia/mmrenderer.2018.02.2018-02-06_03.jpg.html Premier Brian Gallant outlined over $25 million in new targeted investments to fund a multi-year plan to reduce wait times in New Brunswick’s health-care system. From left: Health Minister Benoît Bourque; New Brunswick Medical Society CEO Anthony Knight; Dr. Édouard Hendriks, vice-president of medical, academic and research affairs at Horizon Health Network; Gallant; and deputy premier Stephen Horsman. 2018020600:00:00 New memory care beds for Charlotte County http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/departments/premier/multimedia/mmrenderer.2018.02.2018-02-06_02.jpg.html Eighteen memory care beds for people with Alzheimer’s disease and other forms of dementia will be created in Charlotte County in the next year. From left: Tourism, Heritage and Culture Minister John Ames; Jason Carr, deputy mayor of St. Stephen; Alan MacEachern, mayor of St. Stephen; and Premier Brian Gallant. 2018020600:00:00 Details of new nursing home plan for Florenceville-Bristol region http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/departments/premier/multimedia/mmrenderer.2018.02.2018-02-01_02.jpg.html A new 60-bed nursing home will be built in the Florenceville-Bristol area over the next few years, Premier Brian Gallant announced today. From left: Agriculture, Mines and Rural Affairs Minister Andrew Harvey; Bath Mayor Troy Stone; Seniors and Long-Term Care Minister Lisa Harris; Centreville Mayor Michael Stewart; Florenceville-Bristol Mayor Karl Curtis and Gallant. 2018020100:00:00 Investment of $1.6 million in CCNB infrastructure http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/departments/premier/multimedia/mmrenderer.2018.01.2018-01-29_04.jpg.html The provincial government is investing $1.6 million in the Collège communautaire du Nouveau-Brunswick’s (CCNB) infrastructure as part of its 2018-19 capital budget. From left: Alain Boisvert, director of the CCNB Acadian Peninsula campus; Sylvio Boudreau, first vice-president of CCNB; Post-Secondary Education Minister Roger Melanson; Paolo Fongemie, director of the CCNB Bathurst campus; Gérald Losier, director general of finance and infrastructure for CCNB; Pauline Duguay, director of the CCNB Dieppe campus; Premier Brian Gallant; Suzanne Beaudoin, director of the CCNB Campbellton campus; François Boutot, director of the CCNB Edmundston campus; Jessie Caron, student council president at the CCNB Campbellton campus; and Labour, Employment and Population Growth Minister Gilles LePage. 2018012900:00:00 State of the province address focuses upon business competitiveness, job creation, families and education http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/departments/premier/multimedia/mmrenderer.2018.01.2018-01-26_02.jpg.html Premier Brian Gallant announced more than $20 million for an economic competitiveness package to help the provincial economy work for all New Brunsickers as part of the annual state of the province address. During the address, Gallant focused upon growing the economy, supporting families, and improving educational opportunities. 2018012600:00:00 Middle class to receive more financial support for child care http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/departments/premier/multimedia/mmrenderer.2018.01.2018-01-17_02.jpg.html The provincial government announced today that families with children aged five and under attending a designated New Brunswick Early Learning Centre will not pay more than 20 per cent of their income for child care. From left: Moncton Mayor Dawn Arnold; Collège communautaire du Nouveau-Brunswick president and CEO Liane Roy; federal Health Minister Ginette Petitpas Taylor; Premier Brian Gallant; Finance Minister Cathy Rogers; Moncton East MLA Monique LeBlanc; and Post-Secondary Education Minister Roger Melanson. 2018011700:00:00 Investment in Perth-Andover marina http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/departments/premier/multimedia/mmrenderer.2018.01.2018-01-15_01.jpg.html The provincial government is investing $30,000 in a new marina in Perth-Andover. From left: Premier Brian Gallant; Perth-Andover Mayor Marianne Bell; and Agriculture, Mines and Rural Affairs Minister Andrew Harvey. 2018011500:00:00 2018040500:00:00