News Releases - Government of New Brunswick News Releases - Government of New Brunswick en Investment of $1.425 million for implementation of sexual violence framework The provincial government is investing $1.425 million over the next two years to begin the implementation of a comprehensive sexual violence framework and growing to $1.6 million annually in 2020-21. Tue, 14 Aug 2018 15:54:00 -0300 New cybersecurity and innovation centre to be established in Fredericton As part of the ongoing effort to increase New Brunswick’s reputation as a leader in the field of cybersecurity, a new Cybersecurity Innovation Centre will be established in Fredericton, with support from the federal and provincial governments. Tue, 14 Aug 2018 14:31:00 -0300 Trails Action Plan now online The provincial government has posted its Trails Action Plan online. The plan outlines an investment of $15.78 million into the trails system. Tue, 14 Aug 2018 13:20:00 -0300 Funding support for Moncton hospice The provincial government is investing more than $1 million in the creation of a 10-bed residential hospice in Moncton. Tue, 14 Aug 2018 13:11:00 -0300 Review calls for an increased conservation area and more transparency and accountability of Crown forest management A review into the province’s forest management strategy calls for an increase of 150,000 hectares to Crown land conservation areas over five years. Tue, 14 Aug 2018 11:22:00 -0300 Provincial government to provide funding to Zenabis The provincial government is investing up to $360,000 in Zenabis, a medical cannabis producer based in Atholville, to help them create more jobs. Tue, 14 Aug 2018 10:55:00 -0300 Infrastructure funding for Lakeland Industries The provincial government is investing $151,500 towards an expansion project at Lakeland Industries in Saint Croix. Tue, 14 Aug 2018 10:51:00 -0300 Hartland nursing home to receive $2.1 million for renovations Central Carleton Nursing Home, a 30-bed facility in Hartland, will receive $2.1 million for renovations. Tue, 14 Aug 2018 10:44:00 -0300 Moncton glass processor expanded and created new jobs Rayan Environmental Solutions, the only glass processor in Atlantic Canada, has expanded and created five new jobs with support from the provincial government. Tue, 14 Aug 2018 10:34:00 -0300 Investments in Port Elgin, Tantramar and Memramcook area roads The provincial government will invest $9 million in paving, resealing and chip sealing projects in the Memramcook, Tantramar and Port Elgin areas this year as part of its 2018-19 capital budget. Tue, 14 Aug 2018 10:29:00 -0300 Funding for Atlantic Canada Fish Farmers Association An investment of $460,000 is being made in equipment aimed at improving the effectiveness, quality and sustainability of New Brunswick’s fisheries and seafood sector. Mon, 13 Aug 2018 17:13:00 -0300 Eastern Canadian premiers, New England governors focus on trade Eastern Canadian premiers and New England governors met today in Stowe, Vt., for the 42nd Conference of New England Governors and Eastern Canadian Premiers where they discussed the North American Free Trade Agreement, trade and energy. Mon, 13 Aug 2018 17:05:00 -0300 Funding towards new park at Rankin House site The provincial government is investing $210,000 towards the installation of a new municipal park at the old Rankin House site in Miramichi. Mon, 13 Aug 2018 16:22:00 -0300 Tracadie non-profit to receive $1.3 million for shelter improvements A transition house for women and children in the Tracadie region will be renovated and a new second-stage housing facility will be constructed, thanks in part to an investment of more than $1.3 million from the provincial and federal governments. Mon, 13 Aug 2018 15:37:00 -0300 Condolence books available in remembrance of fallen Fredericton Police Force officers New Brunswickers are invited to share their thoughts and expressions of condolence in remembrance of the two Fredericton Police Force officers who died in the line of duty last week in Fredericton. Mon, 13 Aug 2018 14:50:00 -0300 Investment in Bouctouche manufacturing company Systemair, a ventilation equipment manufacturer in Bouctouche, is undertaking a $4-million capital expansion with support from the provincial and federal governments. The investment is also expected to create 12 jobs. Mon, 13 Aug 2018 14:08:00 -0300 Investment in Miramichi SPCA The provincial government is investing $102,125 towards an infrastructure project for the Miramichi SPCA. Mon, 13 Aug 2018 14:01:00 -0300 Voters encouraged to update their information prior to September election New Brunswickers who want to ensure they are on the voters list for the provincial election, expected Sept. 24, are encouraged to contact Elections New Brunswick. In some cases, people may have moved or changed their name since the last time they voted. Mon, 13 Aug 2018 11:57:00 -0300 Investment in Bouctouche, Cocagne and Saint-Antoine roads The provincial government will invest more than $14 million in paving, chip seal and bridge projects in southern Kent County. Mon, 13 Aug 2018 11:41:00 -0300 Funding to help relocate Port Elgin library The provincial government is investing $98,300 to help relocate the Port Elgin Public Library to Port Elgin Regional School. Mon, 13 Aug 2018 09:45:00 -0300 Premier’s statement regarding situation in Fredericton Premier Brian Gallant issued the following statement regarding this morning’s events in Fredericton: Fri, 10 Aug 2018 12:49:00 -0300 Statement on ongoing incident in Fredericton Premier Brian Gallant issued the following statement regarding the ongoing events in Fredericton: Fri, 10 Aug 2018 09:38:00 -0300 Man fined for illegal possession of Crown wood Gérald Thériault, 63, of Sainte-Anne de Madawaska, was fined $12,000 after pleading guilty to charges of illegal possession of timber from Crown land. Thu, 09 Aug 2018 14:03:00 -0300 Maritime Iron and South Korean company officials tour Port of Belledune and Belledune Generating Station Officials exploring the opportunity for an iron plant in northern New Brunswick participated in a site tour of the Port of Belledune and NB Power’s Belledune Generating Station. Thu, 09 Aug 2018 12:36:00 -0300 Investment in early literacy programs The provincial government has invested more than $150,000 in two literacy programs. Thu, 09 Aug 2018 12:27:00 -0300 Tue, 14 Aug 2018 15:54:00 -0300