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News & Events
PUBLIC PRESENTATION - PROPOSED REZONING
December 15, 2020 at 7 p.m.
Notice is hereby given that the Council of the Town of Florenceville-Bristol is considering amending the Municipal Plan, By-Law #12A and the Zoning By-Law #13B by rezoning the following property:
PROPERTY: PID: 10248664, 11 Centennial Crescent
REZONING: from “R2” Residential Mixed Zone to “MU-1” Mixed-Use Main Street Zone
PURPOSE: the property owner also owns adjoining PIDs on McCain Street and would like to use with 11 Centennial Crescent property to build office spaces which may include a medical clinic and parking.
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A Public Presentation is set for Tuesday, December 15 at 7 pm in the Council Chambers, 19 Station Road, at which time if Council wishes to proceed, Florenceville-Bristol Town Council will receive submissions for or against this proposal until 4:00 pm, February 5, 2021.
To ensure social distancing, if you wish to attend this Council Meeting, please contact the undersigned to reserve your seat.
Administrative Services Manager
Ph: 506-392-6763 ext 200
For accurate and up-to-date information on the Coronavirus, please visit the provincial and federal government websites:
Click HERE for a Federal and Provincial resource summary from MP Richard Bragdon as of May 15.
Click HERE for a Federal and Provincial programs summary and contact information for the various agencies as provided by the Province of New Brunswick as of April 1.
Help line established to assist people in self-isolation:
The provincial government has partnered with the Canadian Red Cross to support New Brunswickers affected by the requirement to self-isolate. This service is available to all residents and visitors.
The Canadian Red Cross can assist people in accessing a wide range of supports and services. People who have issues or concerns should call 1-800-863-6582.
March 23 Update:
A toll-free information line and email address have been set up by the Province to help answer non-health related questions, including questions about compliance with the state of emergency. The number, 1-844-462-8387, is operational seven days a week from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. The email address is firstname.lastname@example.org.
Concerns about workplace safety should continue to be directed to WorkSafeNB at 1-800-999-9775.
As restrictions change regarding which types of businesses may remain open, any clarifications needed should be addressed to the Business Navigator Line at 1-833-799-7966.
The Town Office accepts payment by Visa, MasterCard, Discover and debit cards.
Changes to Property Assessments and Tax Bills
The Province is changing the way it sends out Tax Assessment notifications and Tax Bills. You will receive the Assessment notice in October, and the bill will come separately in March.
Click HERE for more information.
211 NB now accessible across the province
15 October 2020 News Release
FREDERICTON (GNB) – 211 NB, a free, bilingual, confidential resource to help New Brunswickers navigate the network of community, social, non-clinical health and government services was launched today by the provincial government in partnership with the federal government and the United Way.
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The Town Office located at 19 Station Road will be open to the public starting May 28, 2020. The Northern Carleton Civic Centre (NCCC) is open to the public as of October 13, 2020. Please follow the posted safety protocols when entering these buildings. Per the province's directive, masks are required in all indoor public spaces.
Click HERE to view the NCCC's Covid Operational Plan.
The Friendly Calls Program provides regular, pre-scheduled calls to individuals who are feeling isolated due to the pandemic. The service is provided as a routine safety check and to reduce loneliness. In some cases staff and volunteers will connect callers with resources available to them in their community to further assist. This service is available to everyone over the age of 19 ( legal age of majority).
If you or a loved one are feeling isolated or lonely due to COVID-19, contact us at 1-833-729-0144 Monday to Friday 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. AST to register.
Trained Red Cross personnel will then arrange to call you at regular mutually agreed times in English or French.
If desired, we can also provide contacts for other support services in your community.
Volunteers and staff are trained in a variety of areas including psychological first-aid to support themselves and others coping with the effects of emotional, psychological, and social wellbeing types of stress.
Town Council Meeting
Florenceville-Bristol Town Council meets the second Tuesday of every month. Please note the December meeting will be one week later than usual. The next meeting is Tuesday, December 15 at 7 p.m. at the Town Office located at 19 Station Road.
If anyone would like to address Council at a meeting, please contact Michelle Derrah at 506-392-6763 ext 200 at least one week in advance to be added to the agenda.