Municipal Council

The Municipal Council hold its regular meetings in function of a pre-established calendar adopted each year.

Regular and special meetings are held at the Town Hall. Regular meetings take place on the first Monday of the month and they begin at 20:00. However, certain adjustments may become necessary throughout the year, notably due to legal holidays.

Special meetings can be held on any given day and the time is variable.

Calendar of regular meetings

Minutes are available online following their approval.

Consult the minutes

Over the years, the Municipal Council of New Richmond has adopted three policies that guide its decision-making process. These guidelines have all been illustrated by a professional artist.

Cultural policy (In french only)

Family policy (In french only)

Sustainable development policy (In french only)

The Municipal Council is composed of seven (7) elected officials :

  • Maire - Éric Dubé
  • Siège # 1 - Jacques Rivière
    • Parc régional Petite-Cascapédia (Ski center)
    • Town Planning Committee
    • Budget
    • Société de développement économique (economic development)
    • Residential development
  • Siège # 2 - François Bujold
    • Corporation de développement touristique (tourist development)
    • Retirement Committee
    • Youth
    • Sustainable development and the environment
    • Cultural Committee
    • Family Policy
  • Siège # 3 - Jean Cormier
    • Emergency measures
    • Ambulance service
    • Inter-generational Center
    • Committee for the development of the mouth of the Little Cascapedia River
    • Budget
    • Office municipal d’habitation (municipal housing)
    • Work relations
  • Siège # 4 - Jean-Pierre Querry
    • Société de développement économique de New Richmond (economic development)
    • Société de développement commercial (commercial development)
    • Fire Department
    • Work relations
  • Siège # 5 - René Leblanc
    • Road Committee
    • Residential development
  • Siège # 6 - Geneviève Braconnier
    • Parc régional Petite Cascapédia (ski center)
    • Family Policy
    • Gaspesian British Heritage Village