Regional Development http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/departments/regional_development/multimedia.html Regional Development Sod-turning for upgrades to wastewater treatment facility http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/departments/regional_development/multimedia/mmrenderer.2017.10.2017-10-16_01.jpg.html A sod-turning ceremony was held on Friday, Oct. 13 to mark the beginning of TransAqua’s Wastewater Treatment Facility Upgrade and Modernization Project. The facility serves Moncton, Riverview and Dieppe. From left: federal Health Minister Ginette Petitpas Taylor; David Muir, chair of TransAqua; and Finance Minister Cathy Rogers. 2017101600:00:00 Codiac Transpo receives new buses thanks to federal and provincial governments http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/departments/regional_development/multimedia/mmrenderer.2017.10.2017-10-12_02.jpg.html Codiac Transpo, which provides bus services to Moncton, Dieppe and Riverview, received 19 new buses thanks to federal and provincial funding. Front row, from left: Dieppe Deputy Mayor Ted Gaudet; Finance Minister Cathy Rogers; Riverview Mayor Ann Seamans; federal Health Minister Ginette Petitpas Taylor; Moncton Mayor Dawn Arnold. Back row: Angela Martin, general manager of Codiac Transpo. 2017101200:00:00 Investment in Edmundston Airport upgrades http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/departments/regional_development/multimedia/mmrenderer.2017.10.2017-10-10_01.jpg.html The provincial and federal governments are making a combined investment of $750,000 for renovations at the Edmundston Airport. From left: Luc Michaud, president, Madawaska Airport Inc.; Madawaska-Restigouche MP René Arseneault; Economic Development Minister Francine Landry; and Edmundston Mayor Cyrille Simard. 2017101000:00:00 Investments in St. Stephen wharf http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/departments/regional_development/multimedia/mmrenderer.2017.09.2017-09-11_01.jpg.html Almost $1.15 million will be invested to restore the Lighthouse Town Wharf, a popular tourist attraction and gathering place in St. Stephen. From left: Premier Brian Gallant; Tourism, Heritage and Culture Minister John Ames; New Brunswick Southwest MP Karen Ludwig; and St. Stephen Mayor Allan MacEachern. 2017091100:00:00 Downtown improvement project for Grand Falls http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/departments/regional_development/multimedia/mmrenderer.2017.09.2017-09-01_02.jpg.html An investment of $105,000 is being made towards a downtown improvement project in Grand Falls in commemoration of Canada’s 150th anniversary. From left: Grand Falls Mayor Marcel Deschênes and Victoria-La Vallée MLA Chuck Chiasson. 2017090100:00:00 Grand opening of Splash Pad http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/departments/regional_development/multimedia/mmrenderer.2017.08.2017-08-22_02.jpg.html The Grand Bay-Westfield Splash Pad has officially opened. Participating in the event were Post-Secondary Education, Training and Labour Minister Donald Arseneault, who is also minister responsible for the Regional Development Corporation, and Grand Bay-Westfield Mayor Grace Losier. 2017082200:00:00 Bathurst park investment http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/departments/regional_development/multimedia/mmrenderer.2017.08.2017-08-22_01.jpg.html An investment of $150,000 is being made towards the development of a downtown park in Bathurst in commemoration of Canada’s 150th anniversary. From left: Coun. Rickey Hondas; Coun. Lee Stever; Justice and Public Safety Minister Denis Landry; Bathurst Mayor Paolo Fongemie; Coun. Penny Anderson; Coun. Bernard Cormier; and Coun. Samuel Daigle. 2017082200:00:00 Expansion begins at Curl Moncton http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/departments/regional_development/multimedia/mmrenderer.2017.07.2017-07-25_02.jpg.html A sod-turning ceremony was held today to mark the beginning of the Curl Moncton expansion project. From left: Moncton Deputy Mayor Charles Léger; Finance Minister Cathy Rogers; Moncton-Riverview-Dieppe MP Ginette Petitpas Taylor; and Jacques Robichaud, president of Curl Moncton. 2017072500:00:00 Funding in support of Brier bid http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/departments/regional_development/multimedia/mmrenderer.2017.07.2017-07-24_01.jpg.html The provincial government is committing $750,000 toward costs associated with the 2019 Brier, should Moncton be chosen to host the national men’s curling championship. From left: Post-Secondary Education, Training and Labour Minister Donald Arseneault, who is also the minister responsible for the Regional Development Corporation; Finance Minister Cathy Rogers; Brier bid committee chairman Jacques Robichaud; and Moncton Deputy Mayor Charles Léger. 2017072400:00:00 Investment in New Maryland infrastructure improvements http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/departments/regional_development/multimedia/mmrenderer.2017.07.2017-07-19_01.jpg.html The provincial government is investing $150,000 in an infrastructure improvement project in New Maryland to commemorate Canada’s 150th anniversary. The project involves installing planters, benches and solar-powered lighting along the sidewalk of Route 101. From left: Coun. Mike Pope; Deputy Mayor Alex Scholten; Coun. Gisèle McCaie-Burke; deputy premier Stephen Horsman; and Mayor Judy Wilson-Shee. 2017071900:00:00 Investment in Hanwell http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/departments/regional_development/multimedia/mmrenderer.2017.07.2017-07-17_03.JPG.html An investment of $150,000 will go toward improvements in Hanwell in celebration of Canada’s 150th anniversary. The project includes a new playground at the community’s nature park and trail system. From left: deputy premier Stephen Horsman and Hanwell Mayor Chris Melvin. 2017071700:00:00 Investment in Charlo Airport http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/departments/regional_development/multimedia/mmrenderer.2017.07.2017-07-14_02.jpg.html The provincial government is investing $450,000 to explore business development opportunities for the Charlo Airport. From left: Dalhousie Mayor Normand Pelletier; Campbellton Mayor Stephanie Anglehart-Paulin; Restigouche West MLA Gilles LePage; Dave Montgomery, chairman of the Charlo Regional Airport Authority; Post-Secondary Education, Training and Labour Minister Donald Arseneault, who is also the minister responsible for the Regional Development Corporation; Charlo Mayor Denis McIntyre; and Balmoral Mayor Charles Bernard. 2017071400:00:00 Canada 150 investment in Oromocto http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/departments/regional_development/multimedia/mmrenderer.2017.07.2017-07-14_01.jpg.html The provincial government is investing $150,000 in improvements to the Town of Oromocto in celebration of Canada’s 150th anniversary. From left: Dick Isabelle, chief administrative officer, Town of Oromocto; deputy premier Stephen Horsman; and Oromocto Mayor Robert Powell. 2017071400:00:00 Investment in Sussex Canada 150 project http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/departments/regional_development/multimedia/mmrenderer.2017.07.2017-07-10_04.JPG.html An investment of $150,000 is being made in an infrastructure improvement project in downtown Sussex to commemorate Canada’s 150th anniversary. The project involves installing a roof over Leonard’s Gate, which is used for outdoor community events and also hosts the Sussex Farmers Market. Post-Secondary Education, Training and Labour Minister Donald Arseneault (left), who is also the minister responsible for the Regional Development Corporation, chats with Sussex Deputy Mayor Ralph Carr. 2017071000:00:00 Investments in field house project in Greater Saint John http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/departments/regional_development/multimedia/mmrenderer.2017.07.2017-07-05_01.jpg.html The provincial and federal governments are investing a combined $12 million in construction of the Greater Saint John Field House. From left: Saint John Mayor Don Darling; Post-Secondary Education, Training and Labour Minister Donald Arseneault, who is also the minister responsible for the Regional Development Corporation; Service New Brunswick Minister Ed Doherty; Saint John-Rothesay MP Wayne Long; and Bill MacMackin, president of the Greater Saint John Field House. 2017070500:00:00 Enhancing exporter awareness http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/departments/regional_development/multimedia/mmrenderer.2017.07.2017-07-04_02.jpg.html International Trade Minister François-Philippe Champagne and Treasury Board president Roger Melanson, who is also the minister responsible for trade policy, signed a letter of intent to enhance exporter awareness. Seated, from left: Champagne and Melanson. Standing, from left: Fredericton MP Matt DeCourcey; Fundy Royal MP Alaina Lockhart; New Brunswick Southwest MP Karen Ludwig; federal Fisheries, Oceans and Canadian Coast Guard Minister Dominic LeBlanc; Moncton-Riverview-Dieppe MP Ginette Petitpas Taylor; Miramichi-Grand Lake MP Pat Finnigan; and Service New Brunswick Minister Ed Doherty. 2017070400:00:00 Investment in Fredericton Cultural Centre http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/departments/regional_development/multimedia/mmrenderer.2017.06.2017-06-26_01.jpg.html The federal, provincial and municipal governments are investing in the Fredericton Cultural Centre to help with building improvements and to enhance the services the centre provides to the multicultural community. From left: deputy premier Stephen Horsman; Helen Frigault, centre treasurer; Fredericton MP Matt DeCourcey; and Fredericton Mayor Mike O’Brien. 2017062600:00:00 Investment in Memramcook promenade http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/departments/regional_development/multimedia/mmrenderer.2017.06.2017-06-23_03.jpg.html The government is investing $150,000 in improvements to the LeBlanc Stream promenade in Memramcook in celebration of Canada’s 150th anniversary. From left: Memramcook-Tantramar MLA Bernard LeBlanc and Memramcook Mayor Michel Gaudet. 2017062300:00:00 Campbellton fountain investment http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/departments/regional_development/multimedia/mmrenderer.2017.06.2017-06-20_01.jpg.html The provincial government is investing $150,000 in the refurbishment of the Salmon Plaza fountain in downtown Campbellton to commemorate Canada’s 150th anniversary. From left: Campbellton Mayor Stephanie Anglehart; and Post-Secondary Education, Training and Labour Minister Donald Arseneault. 2017062000:00:00 Investment in improvements to Miramichi downtown areas http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/departments/regional_development/multimedia/mmrenderer.2017.06.2017-06-19_01.jpg.html The provincial government is investing $150,000 in the creation of murals and two stylized wooden backdrops, for the Miramichi’s downtown areas, in commemoration of Canada’s 150th anniversary. From left: Transportation and Infrastructure Minister Bill Fraser; Miramichi Mayor Adam Lordon; and Seniors and Long-Term Care Minister Lisa Harris. 2017061900:00:00 Investment of $3 million in Charlo Dam improvements http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/departments/regional_development/multimedia/mmrenderer.2017.06.2017-06-12_01.jpg.html The provincial government is investing $3 million in infrastructure improvements to the Charlo Dam. From left: Post-Secondary Education, Training and Labour Minister Donald Arseneault, who is also the minister responsible for the Regional Development Corporation; Dalhousie Mayor Normand Pelletier; and Restigouche West MLA Gilles LePage. 2017061200:00:00 Funding for Dalhousie park improvements http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/departments/regional_development/multimedia/mmrenderer.2017.06.2017-06-06_03.jpg.html The provincial government is contributing up to $144,000 for infrastructure improvements at the Rotary Park in Dalhousie. From left: Post-Secondary Education, Training and Labour Minister Donald Arseneault, who is also the minister responsible for the Regional Development Corporation; Nicolas Kiss, president of Dalhousie Rotary Club; Gary Archibald, project co-ordinator of Rotary Park; and Dalhousie Mayor Normand Pelletier. 2017060600:00:00 Support for the continuation of OASIS Mentorship Program at NBCC-Miramichi http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/departments/regional_development/multimedia/mmrenderer.2017.06.2017-06-05_01.jpg.html The provincial government is investing $61,792 towards OASIS, an entrepreneurial mentorship program, at the New Brunswick Community College (NBCC) campus in Miramichi. From left: Seniors and Long-Term Care Minister Lisa Harris; Clarissa Harris LeBreton, co-ordinator of the OASIS program; Marilyn Luscombe, NBCC’s president and CEO; Karen White-O'Connell, regional director, NBCC Miramichi campus; and Transportation and Infrastructure Minister Bill Fraser, who is also the minister responsible for the Northern and Miramichi Funds. 2017060500:00:00 New equipment unveiled at New Brunswick School of Fisheries http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/departments/regional_development/multimedia/mmrenderer.2017.05.2017-05-25_01.jpg.html The official unveiling of new equipment and simulators took place today at the New Brunswick School of Fisheries, part of the Collège communautaire du Nouveau-Brunswick (CCNB) Acadian Peninsula campus. From left: Alain Boisvert, director of the CCNB Acadian Peninsula campus; Acadie-Bathurst MP Serge Cormier; Caraquet MLA Hédard Albert; Justice and Public Safety Minister Denis Landry; Shippagan-Lamèque-Miscou MLA Wilfred Roussel; and Luc LeBlanc, department head, CCNB Acadian Peninsula campus. 2017052500:00:00 Investment of $10 million to address generational poverty in Saint John http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/departments/regional_development/multimedia/mmrenderer.2017.05.2017-05-23_05.jpg.html The provincial government is investing $10 million over five years to create a fund aimed at ending generational poverty in Saint John. From left: David Alston and Donna Gates of Living SJ; Saint John Mayor Don Darling; Paula Hicks of Living SJ; Premier Brian Gallant; and Service New Brunswick Minister Ed Doherty, who is also the minister responsible for poverty reduction and the Economic and Social Inclusion Corporation. 2017052300:00:00 2017101600:00:00