FREDERICTON (GNB) – A byelection will be held Monday, June 25, in the provincial riding of Rothesay, Premier David Alward announced today.

The byelection will fill the vacancy created in the riding following the resignation of former MLA Margaret Ann Blaney.
 
Currently, the Progressive Conservatives hold 41 seats in the legislative assembly, the Liberals hold 13 seats, with 1 seat vacant.