New Brunswick Multimedia http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/multimedia.html New Brunswick Multimedia Illegal harvesting of deer and moose in Charlotte County http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/multimedia/mmrenderer.2017.12.2017-12-14_02.JPG.html Ten people were arrested after the seizure of more than 590 kilograms (1,300 pounds) of moose and deer meat, numerous firearms, illegal drugs, a vehicle and other hunting equipment in Charlotte County. Thu, 14 December 2017 00:00:00 AST Premier met with prime minister to discuss New Brunswick economy and pilot project on healthy seniors http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/multimedia/mmrenderer.2017.12.2017-12-14_01.jpg.html Premier Brian Gallant met with Prime Minister Justin Trudeau in Ottawa to discuss the New Brunswick economy and senior care in the province. Thu, 14 December 2017 00:00:00 AST January is Crime Stoppers Month in New Brunswick http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/multimedia/mmrenderer.2017.12.2017-12-12_01.jpg.html Justice and Public Safety Minister Denis Landry signed a declaration designating January as Crime Stoppers Month in New Brunswick. The Department of Justice and Public Safety endorses the aims of New Brunswick Crime Stoppers and wishes to raise public awareness of this organization and the importance of its work. From left: Jerry Moffitt, president of New Brunswick Crime Stoppers; Landry; and Insp. Al Farrah, Atlantic Region Air Services, RCMP J Division. Tue, 12 December 2017 00:00:00 AST Release of report on inclusive transportation in New Brunswick http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/multimedia/mmrenderer.2017.12.2017-12-11_06.JPG.html The provincial government has received the report From Surfaces to Services: An inclusive and sustainable transportation strategy for the Province of New Brunswick 2017-2037, from a committee of the Economic and Social Inclusion Corporation. From left: Scott MacAfee, coordinator at the corporation; Yves Bourgeois, chair of the corporation’s Rural and Urban Transportation Advisory Committee; Tourism, Heritage and Culture Minister John Ames, who is also minister responsible for the Economic and Social Inclusion Corporation; and Stéphane Leclair, executive director of the corporation. Mon, 11 December 2017 00:00:00 AST Surplus property to be sold to Hanwell http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/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 Street lights funded in Shediac http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/multimedia/mmrenderer.2017.12.2017-12-11_04.jpg.html An investment of $150,000 is being made towards a downtown improvement project in Shediac in commemoration of Canada’s 150th anniversary. From left: Transportation and Infrastructure Minister Bill Fraser, who is also minister responsible for the Regional Development Corporation; Shediac Mayor Jacques LeBanc; and Shediac-Beaubassin-Cap-Pelé MLA Victor Boudreau. Mon, 11 December 2017 00:00:00 AST Infrastructure improvements in Beaubassin East http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/multimedia/mmrenderer.2017.12.2017-12-11_03.jpg.html The provincial government is investing $105,000 in an infrastructure improvement project in the rural community of Beaubassin East to commemorate Canada’s 150th anniversary. From left: Shediac-Beaubassin-Cap-Pelé MLA Victor Boudreau; Transportation and Infrastructure Minister Bill Fraser; and Beaubassin East Mayor Ronnie Duguay. Mon, 11 December 2017 00:00:00 AST Repairs completed on two New Denmark roads http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/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/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 Maritime Fishermen’s Union makes early repayment of loan http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/multimedia/mmrenderer.2017.12.2017-12-07_02.jpg.html The Maritime Fishermen’s Union is giving $6.8 million to the provincial government to complete early repayment of an $11-million loan provided in 2010 to support the sustainability of the lobster fishery in eastern New Brunswick. From left: union president Carl Allen and Aquaculture and Fisheries Minister Rick Doucet. Thu, 07 December 2017 00:00:00 AST New grants to boost early learning experiences for preschoolers http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/multimedia/mmrenderer.2017.12.2017-12-07_01.jpg.html Operators of child care facilities will be eligible for $12.2 million in grants as part of a plan to designate hundreds of facilities as Early Learning Centres offering high-quality, inclusive and affordable services. Education and Early Childhood Development Minister Brian Kenny made the announcement today. Thu, 07 December 2017 00:00:00 AST Christmas tree lighting ceremony http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/multimedia/mmrenderer.2017.12.2017-12-04_01.jpg.html The annual Christmas tree lighting ceremony was held at the legislative assembly on Friday, Dec. 1. Mon, 04 December 2017 00:00:00 AST Romanian flag raised http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/multimedia/mmrenderer.2017.12.2017-12-01_03.jpg.html Members of New Brunswick’s Romanian community, along with Health Minister Benoît Bourque, participated in raising the Romanian flag outside the legislative assembly on Friday, Dec. 1, in recognition of Great Union Day. Fri, 01 December 2017 00:00:00 AST PropertyGuys.com to create up to 30 jobs in Moncton http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/multimedia/mmrenderer.2017.12.2017-12-01_02.jpg.html PropertyGuys.com, Canada’s largest private-sale real estate network, is expanding its business services centre in Moncton and will create up to 30 jobs over three years with support from the provincial government. From left: Yves Maillet, vice-president of business growth at Opportunities NB; Ken LeBlanc, CEO and co-founder of PropertyGuys.com; and Finance Minister Cathy Rogers. Fri, 01 December 2017 00:00:00 AST Scottish flag raised http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/multimedia/mmrenderer.2017.12.2017-12-01_01.jpg.html Members of the province's Scottish community participated in raising the flag of Scotland outside the legislature on Thursday, Nov. 30, in recognition of St. Andrew's Day. From left: Seniors and Long-Term Care Minister Lisa Harris, who is also the minister responsible for Celtic affairs; Pat MacKenzie and Melanie Laird; and deputy premier Stephen Horsman. Fri, 01 December 2017 00:00:00 AST Committee established to strengthen labour-government relations http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/multimedia/mmrenderer.2017.11.2017-11-30_02.jpg.html The provincial government has established a labour-government steering committee to build stronger relationships between government and the labour movement and to identify areas of co-operation. From left: Labour, Employment and Population Growth Minister Gilles LePage; Daniel Légère (Canadian Union of Public Employees); Treasury Board President Roger Melanson; Finance Minister Cathy Rogers; Transportation and Infrastructure Minister Bill Fraser; Lana Payne (UNIFOR); Patrick Colford (New Brunswick Federation of Labour); Paula Doucet (New Brunswick Nurses Union); and Health Minister Benoît Bourque. 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