March 25th 2020 : Please see the message below regarding recyclable collection.

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March 23rd, 2020 : Essential supplies delivery service for vulnerable persons.

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On March 19th, 2020, the Premier of the Province of New-Brunswick declared a state of emergency in the province due to COVID-19. You can view the decree by clicking on the link below.

State of emergency declaration

We urge all Beresford residents and businesses to comply with this declaration. 

 

 

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Public notice to Beresford’s citizens regarding the measures implemented by the Town in relation with COVID-19

Edited on March 19th, 2020

New information becomes available hourly, we will modify this notice as new information and facts become available.

The objectives of the Town of Beresford are to : 1) Slow the propagation of COVID-19 among the population and its employees and to maintain the essential services delivered to Beresford Citizens, and 2) Support the public health authorities of New-Brunswick and Canada during this event.

The following public venues are closed:

  • Réal-Boudreau Center (Arena) – closed for the season
  • Rodolphe Boudreau Center (Sportek – Curling) - closed for the season
  • Rodolphe Boudreau Center (Other activities) - close until further notice.
  • The Annual General Meeting of the Regional Market scheduled for March 25th is postponed to a future date.
  • The Raoul Charest Center is close until further notice.
  • Mgr Robichaud Public Library is close until further notice.
  • Municipal offices - see below

Offices and administrative services

The public offices of the Town of Beresford (town hall) are closed until further notice. The phone (542-2727) is still answered during regular business hours (8:30 am – noon and 1 PM until 4:30 PM), emails are monitored (info@beresford.ca) and the Town’s emergency number (547-5783) is operational for municipal services related emergencies only.

Invoicing for municipal services will continue, however interest will not be invoiced until further notice on amounts due. Sewer and water can be paid online at Service New-Brunswick : https://www.pxw1.snb.ca/snb9000/product.aspx?partnerCD=BD&productID=A001PBD0001

Dog tags distribution is stopped until further notice, no measures will be taken for those who were not able to obtain the dog tags before the March 31st deadline.

Non-essential in-person meetings between the public and employees are cancelled until further notice or must occur over the phone or by video conferencing.

Public meetings

EDITED March 19th The regular council meeting planned on March 23rd is cancelled.
-Committee meetings and citizens involvement committees are cancelled until further notice.

Internal measures

The Town of Beresford implemented several internal measures intended to limit the propagation of COVID-19 among its staff therefore ensuring a continuity in the delivery of essential services to the citizens of the Town of Beresford.

Communication of important information to the citizens

The Town of Beresford will publish its notices in relation to COVID-19 on : The Town’s Facebook page at www.facebook.com/BeresfordNB, on its website at www.beresford.ca and will send its notices to Max 104.9 FM and CKLE 92.9 FM.

General information about COVID-19

The situation and the information about COVID-19 is extremely fluid and changing hourly. We direct you to the websites of the public health authorities to obtain up to date and accurate information about the situation.

Province of New-Brunswick :  https://www2.gnb.ca/content/gnb/biling/coronavirus.html

Government of  Canada : https://www.canada.ca/…/malad…/2019-nouveau-coronavirus.html

We also ask you to only share information coming from reputable sources such as listed below and to refrain from sharing unfounded or outdated information.