Greater Miramichi Regional Service Commission

RSC 5


RSC 5 Greater Miramichi Regional Service Commission

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 20

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Proposed Legal Name - Alnwick

Election type: First election

Council type: Ward

Council composition:

  • 1 Mayor
  • 5 Councillors
  • 5 Wards 

Transition facilitator: Denis Roussel

Communities:

  • Local service district of Alnwick
  • Local service district of Tabusintac
  • Local service district of Fair Isle 
  • Local service district of Oak Point-Bartibog Bridge 

Entity 21

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Proposed Legal Name - Miramichi

Election type: No election

Communities:

  • City of Miramichi
  • Portion of the local service district of Nelson 
  • Portion of the local service district of Newcastle  

 

Entity 22

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Proposed Legal Name - Miramichi River Valley

Election type: First election

Council type: Ward

Council composition:

  • 1 Mayor
  • 6 Councillors
  • 3 Wards 

Transition facilitator: Don Ferguson

Communities:

  • Village of Blackville 
  • Portion of the local service district of Blackville 
  • Local service district of Renous-Quarryville
  • Portion of the local service district of North Esk 
  • Portion of the local service district of South Esk  
  • Local service district of Derby
  • Local service district of Sunny Corner
  • Portion of the local service district of Nelson
  • Portion of the local service district of Newcastle 

 

Entity 23

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Proposed Legal Name - Village of Doaktown

Election type: First election

Council type: At-large

Council composition:

  • 1 Mayor
  • 5 Councillors

Transition facilitator: Don Fitzgerald

Communities :

  • Village of Doaktown 
  • Portion of the local service district of Blissfield 

Entity 24

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Proposed Legal Name - Upper Miramichi

Election type: Not restructured as part of Local Governance Reform

Communities:

  • Rural Community of Upper Miramichi