Category Archives: Town of Tantramar

Bonnie Swift promises as Tantramar mayor to end secrecy, promote citizen engagement

Bonnie Swift says she decided to run for mayor of the new town of Tantramar because she wants to end the secrecy that has prevailed in Sackville’s local government. “Actually, it was the biggest thing that motivated me to run, … Continue reading

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Andrew Black enters Tantramar mayoralty race

Andrew Black says after six years on Sackville Town Council, he’s ready to take the plunge and run for mayor of the new Town of Tantramar in the municipal elections on November 28. “I just recently got elected as president … Continue reading

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New Town of Tantramar will pay for more regional services

The new Town of Tantramar is heading into a financially uncertain future with no way of predicting yet how taxes and municipal services may be affected. But one thing is clear: The Southeast Regional Service Commission (SERSC), which currently provides … Continue reading

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Sackville council members Black & Butcher urge people to run in Nov. 28 municipal election

Deputy Mayor Andrew Black and Councillor Allison Butcher spent Saturday morning at the Sackville Farmers Market talking with a steady stream of people about the November 28 municipal elections. “The province, in my opinion, has really done nothing to inform … Continue reading

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Tantramar CAO post goes to Dorchester’s Jennifer Borne, not Sackville’s Jamie Burke

Warktimes has learned unofficially that Jennifer Borne, current Chief Administrative Officer in Dorchester, will become the CAO of the new municipality of Tantramar. Borne, who has been Dorchester’s CAO for more than four years, was formerly a business development officer … Continue reading

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