News Releases - Government of New Brunswick http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/news/recent_news.html News Releases - Government of New Brunswick en Service New Brunswick releases update on property tax reviews, corrections made http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/news/news_release.2017.04.0565.html Service New Brunswick continues to make corrections on property tax assessments and today provided an update on actions as follows: Tue, 25 April 2017 14:36:00 AST Gender parity, first female chief judge at provincial court http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/news/news_release.2017.04.0564.html For the first time, the provincial court of New Brunswick will have gender parity among its full-time judges and will be presided over by the first female chief judge. Tue, 25 April 2017 10:34:00 AST Government hosts gender equality Economic Opportunities Summit http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/news/news_release.2017.04.0563.html An Economic Opportunities Summit on gender equality at work was held on Monday. Tue, 25 April 2017 09:08:00 AST Advanced care paramedics now working in three communities http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/news/news_release.2017.04.0561.html Advanced care paramedics have begun answering calls as part of a pilot program in Saint John, Moncton and Bathurst. Mon, 24 April 2017 13:35:00 AST Investment in early learning and child care http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/news/news_release.2017.04.0560.html The provincial government is investing $1 million to support the Early Learning and Child Care Trust Fund. Mon, 24 April 2017 11:41:00 AST St. Margarets receives an estimated $2.15 million for water infrastructure upgrades http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/news/news_release.2017.04.0559.html The community of St. Margarets received an estimated $2.15 million in funding for upgrades to their water infrastructure. Mon, 24 April 2017 11:10:00 AST Investment supports craft brewery expansion http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/news/news_release.2017.04.0558.html The provincial government is investing in the expansion of an award-winning craft brewery. Hammond River Brewing Co. is increasing its production capacity by adding a bottling line, and also plans to open a tasting room. Mon, 24 April 2017 10:08:00 AST Investment in new amphitheatre for Tracadie http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/news/news_release.2017.04.0556.html The federal, provincial and municipal governments are investing in infrastructure that supports the development of the arts and culture in the Regional Municipality of Tracadie. Sun, 23 April 2017 14:39:00 AST Helping small businesses to succeed http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/news/news_release.2017.04.0554.html Recognizing that small business is a vital part of New Brunswick’s economy and communities, the provincial government has taken a series of steps to help them succeed and is committed to ongoing efforts to address their concerns. Sun, 23 April 2017 00:00:00 AST Close of nominations for municipal byelections http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/news/news_release.2017.04.0553.html With the close of nominations today, byelections and a first-election will be held on Monday, May 15, in the following municipalities: Fri, 21 April 2017 15:51:00 AST Second Economic Opportunities Summit on immigration held http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/news/news_release.2017.04.0552.html The provincial government hosted an Economic Opportunities Summit on immigration and population growth today. Fri, 21 April 2017 15:45:00 AST Paving work in Salisbury http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/news/news_release.2017.04.0550.html The provincial government will fund 1.2 kilometres of paving on Route 106 in Salisbury this year under the Municipal Designated Highway Program. Fri, 21 April 2017 14:48:00 AST Innovation Week set for May 4-12 http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/news/news_release.2017.04.0549.html Innovation Week will take place in the province from May 4 to 12 this year, announced Premier Brian Gallant, who is also the minister responsible for Innovation. Fri, 21 April 2017 14:41:00 AST Culvert replacement and chip seal work in Norton http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/news/news_release.2017.04.0546.html The provincial government will fund the replacement of three culverts in Norton and carry out work on four kilometres of Route 124 this year under the Municipal Designated Highway Program. Fri, 21 April 2017 11:45:00 AST Government to fight for exclusion from border duties on softwood lumber http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/news/news_release.2017.04.0544.html The provincial government is asserting its support for the New Brunswick softwood lumber industry the week before a preliminary determination is expected from the United States Department of Commerce on their countervailing duty investigations of imports of certain softwood lumber products from Canada. Fri, 21 April 2017 11:23:00 AST NB Power exploring potential for second hydro station at Grand Falls http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/news/news_release.2017.04.0543.html NB Power has begun environmental and geotechnical studies and site testing to explore the potential for generating more clean energy with a new 100-megawatt generating station in Grand Falls beside the existing station. Fri, 21 April 2017 10:35:00 AST Second mining summit held http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/news/news_release.2017.04.0540.html The provincial government hosted a second Economic Opportunities Summit on mining on Thursday. Fri, 21 April 2017 09:49:00 AST National Immunization Awareness Week http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/news/news_release.2017.04.0539.html New Brunswickers are encouraged to observe National Immunization Awareness Week, April 22-29. Fri, 21 April 2017 09:29:00 AST Earth Day http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/news/news_release.2017.04.0538.html The following message was issued today by Environment and Local Government Minister Serge Rousselle in recognition of Earth Day, Saturday, April 22. Fri, 21 April 2017 09:21:00 AST Investments in Venn Innovation http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/news/news_release.2017.04.0531.html Venn Innovation will enhance and expand its services supporting small businesses at the start-up and growth stages, thanks in part to investments from the provincial and federal governments. Thu, 20 April 2017 10:59:00 AST New Brunswick Literacy Day http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/news/news_release.2017.04.0528.html The following message was issued today by Finance Minister Cathy Rogers, who is also the minister responsible for literacy, on the occasion of New Brunswick Literacy Day, Wednesday, April 19: Wed, 19 April 2017 16:46:00 AST Premier meets with Canada’s ambassador to the United States http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/news/news_release.2017.04.0527.html Premier Brian Gallant and members of cabinet are meeting today with David MacNaughton, Canada’s ambassador to the United States. Wed, 19 April 2017 16:29:00 AST Investment made in early literacy programs http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/news/news_release.2017.04.0525.html The provincial government is investing more than $140,000 to help families encourage a love of reading at an early age. Wed, 19 April 2017 09:50:00 AST Investment in cheese factory http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/news/news_release.2017.04.0523.html Cheese maker Les Blancs d’Arcadie is increasing production with financial assistance from the provincial government. Tue, 18 April 2017 14:34:00 AST Second Economic Opportunities Summit on Agriculture http://www2.gnb.ca:80/content/gnb/en/news/news_release.2017.04.0522.html A second Economic Opportunities Summit on agriculture was hosted on Thursday by the provincial government. Tue, 18 April 2017 14:28:00 AST Tue, 25 April 2017 14:36:00 AST