Monthly Archives: May 2016

New Blackville Village Council Sworn In


The newly configured Blackville Village Council was installed before a full house Monday night at the Blackville Community Centre.

Christopher Hennessy was sworn in as mayor, replacing Andy Hawkes, while Ian Fortune was installed as deputy mayor, replacing Matt Sturgeon.  Re-elected councillor Cindy Ross was sworn in, alongside new councillors Amanda Brennan and Cindy Underhill.  Underhill had previously been on council from 2004 to 2012.  Village clerk Tina Peterson conducted the Oath of Office ceremony.

Following the ceremony, Mayor Hennessy addressed the crowd, “It’s great to see such a turnout. It’s clear that people are proud of our great village. I look forward to serving you for the next 4 years.”

A reception catered by Hooked ‘N Cooked was held following the ceremony.

View photos from the event below. Click a photo to enlarge.

Village Hosts Firemen Appreciation Night

On Saturday, May 14, the village of Blackville hosted their annual Firemen Appreciation Night at the Father AA McKinnon Memorial Hall.  More than sixty people were in attendance. Jonathan Brennan was the master of ceremonies, along with special guests, MLA Jake Stewart and mayor Andrew Hawkes. Five retiring members were honoured, and six firemen were… Continue Reading

Spring Clean Up (White Goods Collection)

The Spring Clean Up for the village of Blackville will be held on Thursday, June 2. This collection will include yard waste (boxed, bagged or tied in three foot length bundles); stoves, refrigerators, freezers, barbecues, bicycles, beds, mattresses, furniture, etc.  Blue bins will also be collected that day. Please do not put out automobile parts,… Continue Reading

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12 South Bartholomew Road
Blackville, NB E9B 1N2

Phone: (506) 843-6337
Fax: (506) 843-6043

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