Acadian Peninsula Regional Service Commission

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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. 

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


Entity 13

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Proposed Legal Name - Rivière-du-Nord

Election type: First election

Council type: Hybrid

Council composition:

  • 1 Mayor
  • 6 Councillors
  • 4 Wards 

Transition Facilitator: Frédérick Dion

Communities:

  • Village of Bertrand
  • Village of Maisonnette 
  • Village of Grande-Anse
  • Village of Saint-Léolin
  • Local service district of Poirier
  • Local service district of Dugas 
  • Local service district of Anse Bleue
  • Portion of the local service district of New Bandon

Entity 14

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Proposed Legal Name - Caraquet

Election type: First election

Council type: Ward

Council composition:

  • 1 Mayor
  • 9 Councillors
  • 5 Wards  

Transition facilitator: Frédérick Dion

Communities:

  • Town of Caraquet  
  • Village of Bas-Caraquet
  • Local service district of Pokesudie
  • Local service district of St. Simon
  • Local service district of Blanchard Settlement 
  • Portion of the local service district of Évangéline 
  • Local service district of Pokemouche
  • Portion of the local service district of  Caraquet 
  • Portion of the local service district of Landry Office 

 

Entity 15

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Proposed Legal Name - Île-de-Lamèque

Election type: First election

Council type: Ward

Council composition:

  • 1 Mayor
  • 7 Councillors
  • 7 Wards 

Transition facilitator: Linda Haché

Communities:

  • Town of Lamèque 
  • Village of Sainte-Marie-Saint-Raphaël
  • Local service district of Pointe-Canot
  • Local service district of Ste. Cécile
  • Local service district of Pointe-Alexandre 
  • Local service district of Petite-Lamèque
  • Local service district of Haut-Lamèque
  • Local service district of Coteau Road
  • Local service district of Pigeon Hill 
  • Local service district of Cap-Bateau
  • Portion of the local service district of Shippagan
  • Local service district of Chiasson-Savoy

 

Entity 16

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Proposed Legal Name - Shippagan

Election type: First election

Council type: Ward

Council composition:

  • 1 Mayor
  • 6 Councillors
  • 6 Wards 

Transition facilitator: Linda Haché

Communities:

  • Town of Shippagan 
  • Village of Le Goulet
  • Local service district of Haut-Shippagan
  • Portion of the local service district of Shippagan 
  • Local service district of Baie du Petit Pokemouche 
  • Local service district of Pointe-Sauvage
  • Local service district of Inkerman Centre
  • Portion of the local service district of Évangéline
  • Portion of the local service district of Caraquet 

 

Entity 17

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Proposed Legal Name - Municipalité des Hautes-Terres

Election type: First election 

Council type: Hybrid 

Council composition: 

  • 1 Mayor  
  • 8 Councillors 
  • 6 Wards 

Transition facilitator:  Frédérick Dion 

Communities: 

  • Village of Saint-Isidore 
  • Village of Paquetville 
  • Local service district of the Parish of Paquetville 
  • Local service district of the Parish of Saint-Isidore 
  • Local service district of Saint-Sauveur 
  • Local service district of Paroisse Notre-Dame-des-Érables 
  • Portion of the local service district of Caraquet 
  • Local service district of Maltempec 

Entity 18

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Proposed Legal Name - Tracadie

Election type: Not restructured as part of Local Governance Reform

Communities: 

  • Regional Municipality of Tracadie

Entity 19

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Proposed Legal Name - Neguac

Election type: Not restructured as part of Local Governance Reform

Communities: 

  • Village of Neguac