Monthly Archives: March 2023

10 firms vying for Tantramar logo & branding contract worth up to $60K

The Town of Tantramar has received proposals from 10 companies hoping to win the contract to design a municipal logo and help the town develop its “brand.” Clerk Donna Beal opened the boxes containing the proposals at 11 a.m. today … Continue reading

Posted in Town of Tantramar | Tagged , , | 4 Comments

Tantramar council approves $3.8 million capital budget with $185K electric Zamboni

The plan to replace the old, propane-powered Zamboni at Sackville’s Civic Centre with a new $185,000 electric one was one of the highlights as Tantramar Town Council approved a 2023 capital budget yesterday of just over $3.8 million. Council authorized … Continue reading

Posted in Environment, Town of Tantramar | Tagged | 1 Comment

New play about weathering COVID-19 premieres in Sackville marking pandemic’s 3rd anniversary

On the third anniversary of the COVID-19 pandemic, Tantramar residents are being invited to a free performance of Charlie Rhindress’s new play, We’re  Still Here: Tales from 2020 and Beyond. The premiere is happening at 7:30 p.m. on Wednesday, March 22, … Continue reading

Posted in Arts, COVID-19 | 3 Comments

Tantramar Council following strict provincial limits on public presentations

Tantramar Council is following a provincially drafted bylaw that makes it harder for members of the public to make detailed presentations during regular town council meetings. The bylaw, imposed on the town of Tantramar as part of municipal reform, also … Continue reading

Posted in Environment, Town of Tantramar | Tagged | 18 Comments

DTI mum on Sackville bridge damage & repairs

In spite of repeated requests for information over a three-day period, New Brunswick’s department of transportation and infrastructure (DTI) isn’t saying anything to Warktimes about damage to one of Sackville’s busiest bridges. The local RCMP detachment has confirmed that at 1:53 … Continue reading

Posted in New Brunswick government, Town of Tantramar | Tagged , | Leave a comment