Category Archives: Transportation

Connecting New Brunswickers: A Vision for Public Transportation in New Brunswick

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Public transportation is an essential service to ensure New Brunswickers can access healthcare, employment, and travel for work and family obligations within our metropolitan areas and between our regions. Now is the time to be building our vision for a public transportation system that will connect New Brunswickers. In this video, I talk about the need for provincial leadership to […]

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Public Transportation System: Question Period – 30 March 2017

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Here is the video and transcript of oral questions today recorded in the language it was originally spoken. M. Coon : Ma question s’adresse au ministre des Transports et de l’Infrastructure. Posséder une voiture n’est pas une possibilité pour plusieurs personnes du Nouveau-Brunswick. Si vous ne pouvez pas vous permettre d’en acheter une, se déplacer pour aller voir le médecin, […]

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Budget Speech – 10 February 2017

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A budget represents an annual opportunity to make deliberate spending decisions to take positive action that will protect and empower the citizens of New Brunswick. I have spoken to those priorities which I know are shared by many of my constituents. Here are videos of the budget debate broken down into each topic of priority. Economic Transition Mr. Speaker, a […]

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Fredericton parks plan to test express bus on Regent Street

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article by Stephen Llewellyn, The Daily Gleaner photo: The Daily Gleaner Archive “This is particularly important for those living in poverty or people living on fixed income” – David Coon The idea of testing an express bus on Regent Street in Fredericton has been parked for now. The call for a bus that runs up and down Regent Street frequently […]

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Driving a New Vision for Transportation – New Brunswick’s Climate Action Strategy: Some Ideas Part II

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Fredericton – In early March, Premier Gallant will participate in a First Ministers conference hosted by Prime Minister Trudeau to discuss a national climate action strategy. David Coon, MLA for Fredericton South and Leader of the Green Party of New Brunswick has some suggestions for Premier Gallant. “Since nearly one third of greenhouse emissions in New Brunswick come from the […]

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