Thursday’s Headlines

POLITICS

MONCTON –  Events centre need federal funds: premier [Times & Transcript]
NB – People’s Alliance Party eyes first election [Daily Gleaner]
NB – New parties not uncommon in NB [Times & Transcript]

URBAN GREEN

HALIFAX – Park to be sprayed for ticks [Metro]
HALIFAX – Bike lanes on Herring Cove Rd. hit bumps [Chronicle-Herald]

BUILT ENVIRONMENT

NB – Maritime symbols face uncertain future [Daily Gleaner]
NFLD – And the lights go out [Telegram]
NS – Ottawa: Lighthouses ‘opportunities’ for coastal communities [Chronicle-Herald]
PEI – DFO declares 40 Island lighthouses surplus [Guardian]
HALIFAX – HRM by Design strategy wins national award [Chronicle-Herald]

DEVELOPMENT

HALIFAX – Convention centre input sought online [Metro]

COMMUNITY

CHARLOTTETOWN – City throwing big party for 155th birthday [Guardian]
SAINT JOHN – New live music venue opens [Here]
SAINT JOHN – City impresses cruise delegates [Telegraph-Journal]

OTHER NEWS

NB – 97 lighthouses declared surplus [Times & Transcript]