On the topic of financing the local governance system, one of the opportunities presented is lowering the provincial property taxes on non-owner occupied residential and non-residential properties, while providing additional rate flexibility to local governments for different classes of property.
In keeping with COVID-19 guidelines, public engagement will be conducted virtually. A schedule of stakeholder and public meetings will be released in the coming weeks.
People can provide input by email to vibrantNBdynamique@gnb.ca, or by mail to:
Dept. Env. & Local Govt.
Attn Local Governance Reform Team.
For details, see www2.gnb.ca/content/dam/gnb/Corporate/Promo/localgovreform/green-paper21.pdf