Author Archives: Jake Stewart

RENOUS / PINEVILLE: $10,000 investment into the Renous Rec Center.

RENOUS / PINEVILLE: $10,000 investment into the Renous Rec Center.

RENOUS / PINEVILLE: The provincial government has made a $10,000 investment into the Renous Rec Center. The newly installed heating and air conditioning system will drastically lessen costs to heat the Renous Rec. The added air conditioning also opens doors for new revenue opportunities. I made the commitment to the people of Renous and Pineville that I would look after their needs, and this is just another example of a commitment becoming a reality.

 

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Benefit for Camm Underhill

Benefit for Camm Underhill

On Saturday, July 19 there was a fundraiser held for Camm Underhill who lost everything in a house fire on the 26th of May. The benefit was held at the United Church Hall, and featured entertainment from local talent, an auction, and prizes. It was great to see so much community support for Camm. I alsoContinue Reading

Greater Blackville Resource Center Receives Grant

Greater Blackville Resource Center Receives Grant

The Greater Blackville Resource Center received supplement funding from Healthy & Inclusive Communities Dept. The grant was recently presented to the Greater Blackville Resource Center (GBRC) food bank by MLA Jake Stewart. The food bank, located in the Voice of Hope Ministries building and has 56 registered clients. This grant will allow the GRBC to restock shelves andContinue Reading

Doak House Provincial Heritage Place 30th Anniversary

Doak House Provincial Heritage Place 30th Anniversary

The Doak House is a huge part of Doaktown’s heritage, and we feel strongly about preserving the inheritance left by our ancestors. I would like to congratulate the entire team at the Doak House Provincial Heritage Place on 30 years of service.

Rural Community of Upper Miramichi – June mail-out

Rural Community of Upper Miramichi – June mail-out

This was sent out to all mailboxes in the Rural Community of Upper Miramichi.  We will continue to post all mail-outs on social media outlets as well.  Best regards, Jake Stewart, MLA

MLA Pays Homage to Local Heroes

MLA Pays Homage to Local Heroes

In 2011, Southwest Miramichi MLA Jake Stewart ventured to France on D-Day to participate in the 67th anniversary of the Invasion of Normandy and to honour the brave local heroes who fought for our freedom. In the video below, Jake recalls his reasoning for visiting and his sense of pride felt towards the North ShoreContinue Reading

Blackville Resource Centre Receives Grant

Blackville Resource Centre Receives Grant

The Greater Blackville Resource Centre has received a grant in the amount of $1,960 from the Department of Healthy and Inclusive Communities. These funds are in support of the centre’s community-driven project to increase access to healthy food, enhance food skills, and strengthen their community capacity. Southwest Miramichi MLA Jake Stewart presented the Community FoodContinue Reading

Blackville Soccer Club Receives Grant

Blackville Soccer Club Receives Grant

The Blackville Soccer Club was recently provided a grant in the amount of $3,500 in support of the Learn to Play Soccer Project. This GO NB grant is provided through the Sport and Recreation Branch of the Department as part of the Cananda-New Brunswick Bilateral Agreement to Advance Sport Participation. The Province of New BrunswickContinue Reading

Province Investing in Blackville Park

Province Investing in Blackville Park

At a press conference today in Blackville, Premier David Alward, along with MLA Jake Stewart and mayor Matt Sturgeon, announced that the New Brunswick government is investing $75,000 in improvements to the community park. “Investing in community infrastructure projects that promote healthy living is a key part of our government’s plan to rebuild New BrunswickContinue Reading

Provincial, federal funding for infrastructure upgrade in Upper Miramichi

UPPER MIRAMICHI (GNB) – The provincial and federal governments are investing a combined $56,598 to upgrade the community park in the rural community of Upper Miramichi. “Our government is proud to invest in important community infrastructure projects that promote healthy living for residents and families, and that make our communities even better places in whichContinue Reading