Ward 3 is Grand-Barachois which accounts for approximately 2687 people and about 42% of the total population. Mr. André Bourque, Mr. Kevin Caissie and Mr. Jean Paul Melanson are the councillors of this Ward.  Mrs. Maryse LeBlanc, the actual Mayor, was a councillor of this Ward from 2008 to 2012. M. Robert Bourque was a councillor of this Ward from 2006 to 2008. The Barachois parish was established around 1789 and included the entire region of Beaubassin-est and the area known as Tédiche at the time. The first church, now known as the Barachois Historic Church, was built around 1825. There is also a historic monument next to the Kouchibouguac River bridge. The main economic activities in this region include fishing, farming, peat moss production, wood mills as well as various merchants such as a grocery store, camping sites/restaurants, a race track center, etc. The only school inside the Rural Community is located in this Ward. This region also has a community center, a financial institution, a post office as well as the municipal office of the Rural Community. Important natural attractions in this Ward are evidently the numerous beaches and marshes, in particular P’tit-Barachois marsh. Water sports as well as the wharfs become important aspects for the entire population.

 

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