Regional Service Commission 8

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Local Governance Reform Timeline

The modernization of New Brunswick’s local governance system reached a significant milestone, but there is still work to be done. The implementation of this reform still requires introduction of legislation, regulatory changes, transitional support, and more. View the full timeline.

Below are updated entity maps depicting the future state of the local governance structure for New Brunswick by region.


Entity 79

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Proposed Legal Name - Butternut Valley

Election type: First election

Council type: Ward

Council composition:

  • 1 Mayor
  • 4 Councillors
  • 4 Wards

Transition facilitator: Sam Lanctin

Communities:

  • Portion of the local service district of Brunswick
  • Local service district of Studholm
  • Portion of the local service district of Johnston
  • Local service district of Havelock

 

Entity 44

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Proposed Legal Name - Sussex

Election type: First election

Council type: Hybrid

Council composition:

  • 1 Mayor
  • 7 Councillors
  • 2 Wards

Transition Facilitator: Bill Thompson

Communities:

  • Town of Sussex
  • Village of Sussex Corner
  • Portion of the local service district of Sussex

 

Entity 45

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Proposed Legal Name - Valley Waters

Election type: First election

Council type: Ward

Council composition:

  • 1 Mayor
  • 6 Councillors
  • 4 Wards

Transition facilitator:  Bill Thompson

Communities:

  • Village of Norton
  • Local service district of Springfield 
  • Portion of the local service district of Norton 
  • Portion of the local service district of Upham 
  • Local service district of Kars
  • Local service district of Wickham

 

Rural District Council Composition

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Proposed Legal Name - Kings Rural District

Election type: First election

Local Services Manager : Terry Keating

Rural District : Hybrid 

Council composition : 2 wards and 1 at-large 

Communities:

  • Portion of the local service district of Cardwell
  • Local service district of Waterford
  • Portion of the local service district of Upham 
  • Local service district of Hammond
  • Portion of the local service district of Sussex 
  • Portion of the local service district of Johnston
  • Portion of the local service district of Havelock
  • Portion of the local service district of Norton
  • Portion of the local service district of Brunswick