Tag Archives: Jamie Burke

Former deputy mayor seeks apology for town manager’s ‘rude’ behaviour

Mayor John Higham has defended a senior town manager who apparently told two Sackville residents they could not speak with an engineering consultant about the Lorne Street flood control project unless they were willing to pay for his time. The … Continue reading

Posted in Town of Sackville | Tagged , , , , | 9 Comments

Repeal of Sackville heritage bylaw eases restrictions on new Lafford apartments

Sackville Town Council’s repeal of its heritage bylaw on Monday will make it easier for Lafford Realty Inc. to construct a controversial three-storey apartment building  with underground parking on land once owned by the United Church. During the question and … Continue reading

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

Town staff quickly re-paint Sackville ‘pride’ crosswalks to fix pink & green

Controversy erupted on social media this week after Sackville’s mayor, deputy mayor and four councillors joined representatives from Mount Allison University and an LGBTQ advocate to put the finishing touches on one of three rainbow crosswalks. The crosswalks, on Main … Continue reading

Posted in Mount Allison University, Town of Sackville | Tagged , , , , | 2 Comments

Greening of Sackville: $50,000 for new trees

One hundred and twenty new trees will be rustling their leaves and waving their branches on the windy streets of downtown Sackville in the next few months after town council voted last night to spend $25,000 to help plant them. … Continue reading

Posted in Town of Sackville | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment