MONCTON (GNB) – Due to the on-going situation in Moncton, provincial government offices and schools will remain closed until the security situation permits. Information will be updated on the government website as it is available.

As the crisis in Moncton continues, area residents who find themselves unable to return to their homes because they are in the cordoned-off area, or who are in their homes but running out of food or necessary medications, are urged to call the Red Cross toll-free line for advice and assistance at 1-800-222-9597.