News Releases - Government of New Brunswick News Releases - Government of New Brunswick en Victims and Survivors of Crime Week The following message was issued today by Justice and Public Safety Minister Denis Landry in recognition of Victims and Survivors of Crime Week, May 28 to June 3. Fri, 26 May 2017 12:57:00 AST Official opening of air services building at Miramichi Airport The new multi-functional air services building at the Miramichi Airport officially opened today. Fri, 26 May 2017 11:40:00 AST Disability Awareness Week This year marks the 30th anniversary of Disability Awareness Week, May 27 to June 3. Fri, 26 May 2017 11:05:00 AST Bolster Canada adding new products, creating new jobs Bolster Canada, a metal fabrication and coating factory, is expanding its Perth-Andover operations and increasing its workforce with an investment of $399,227 from the provincial and federal governments. Fri, 26 May 2017 10:39:00 AST Free well-water testing for people affected by flooding The provincial government is providing free bacterial testing for water from private wells which have been directly affected by recent flooding. Fri, 26 May 2017 09:00:00 AST Paving work on Route 4 The provincial government will pave 7.2 kilometres of Route 4 this year, from Diffen Road to the McAdam village limit, as part of the 2017-18 capital budget. The cost of the project is $2.2 million. Thu, 25 May 2017 16:29:00 AST Perth-Andover company expanding operations Atlantic Potato Distributors is adding an automated sorting and bagging line to its potato-packing facility thanks to investments from the federal and provincial governments. Thu, 25 May 2017 15:29:00 AST New equipment unveiled at New Brunswick School of Fisheries 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. Thu, 25 May 2017 15:06:00 AST Launch of innovative data collection strategy An investment of more than $1.2 million by the provincial and federal governments has helped launch Enterprise Saint John’s Smart and Connected Community Data Strategy. Thu, 25 May 2017 11:59:00 AST New water quality advisories now provided at Parlee Beach Advisories are now being issued in compliance with a new water quality monitoring protocol at Parlee Beach. Thu, 25 May 2017 11:47:00 AST REVISED / TD to create up to 575 jobs in Moncton with new business services centre TD will open a new business services centre in Moncton in 2019, which will create up to 575 full-time jobs over a six-year period. Wed, 24 May 2017 11:28:00 AST Collective agreement signed with New Brunswick Teachers’ Federation The provincial government signed a collective agreement today with the New Brunswick Teachers’ Federation. Wed, 24 May 2017 10:45:00 AST Second arts and culture Economic Opportunities Summit held A second Economic Opportunities Summit on arts and culture was held in Saint Andrews on Tuesday. Wed, 24 May 2017 09:33:00 AST Premier meets with special envoy on trade and softwood lumber David Wilkins, former United States Ambassador to Canada from 2005 to 2009 and New Brunswick’s special envoy on trade and softwood lumber, met with Premier Brian Gallant today in Saint John. Tue, 23 May 2017 15:02:00 AST Investment of $10 million to address generational poverty in Saint John The provincial government is investing $10 million over five years to create a fund aimed at ending generational poverty in Saint John. Tue, 23 May 2017 11:51:00 AST Aboriginal Domestic Violence Outreach Program established in Miramichi region Three First Nations communities in the Miramichi region now have access to community-based resources and services for victims of intimate partner violence with the establishment of an Aboriginal Domestic Violence Outreach Program. Tue, 23 May 2017 10:26:00 AST Multimedia show to be projected upon legislative assembly as Canada 150 event New Brunswick’s history will be on display through a high-tech presentation that will be projected upon the legislature assembly building this summer. Tue, 23 May 2017 09:22:00 AST Tall ships to visit Caraquet Three tall ships will sail into Caraquet June 30 to July 2 as one of several Canada 150 celebrations taking place across the province. Fri, 19 May 2017 15:21:00 AST Tall ships to visit Miramichi Five tall ships will sail into Miramichi July 7-10 as one of several Canada 150 celebrations taking place across the province. Fri, 19 May 2017 13:37:00 AST Trade meetings aim to promote New Brunswick industry Premier Brian Gallant is travelling to meetings in Toronto and Washington to promote New Brunswick’s trade relationship with the United States and to build connections with other North American leaders. Fri, 19 May 2017 13:17:00 AST Tall ships to visit Saint John Ten tall ships will sail into Saint John Aug. 18-20 as one of several Canada 150 celebrations taking place across the province. Fri, 19 May 2017 12:58:00 AST Paving for rural roads in southwestern New Brunswick The Department of Transportation and Infrastructure will fund four significant paving projects along two regional roads in York and Charlotte counties. Fri, 19 May 2017 11:08:00 AST Protect people, pets, livestock from rabies With warmer weather, New Brunswick residents are reminded to step up efforts to help prevent the spread of rabies. Fri, 19 May 2017 10:53:00 AST River Watch 2017 ends After 10 weeks in operation, the River Watch Program for the 2017 freshet season comes to an end today. Fri, 19 May 2017 10:36:00 AST Awareness campaign to flag career potential in business services centres industry New Brunswick’s business services centres are seeking recent graduates, new immigrants and others looking for meaningful careers to fill more than 2,000 job openings in the sector, including home-based work. Fri, 19 May 2017 10:16:00 AST Fri, 26 May 2017 12:57:00 AST