Councillor-at-Large Jason Gallant is the new Deputy Mayor of the Town of Salisbury.

Town Council unanimously approved the nomination of Councillor Gallant at its meeting held on the evening of Monday, February 12, 2024.

The nomination put forth by Councillor Thorne was seconded by Councillor Phyliss Bannister.

Councillor Bannister had completed her one-year term as the first ever Deputy Mayor for the Town of Salisbury (incorporated in 2023 following New Brunswick municipal reform) and was thanked by Council for her service in that role.

Councillor Bannister will continue to represent the residents of Ward Two, as she has since January of 2023.

Deputy Mayor Gallant is currently in his second term as a municipal councillor.

He was first elected to Salisbury Village Council in May of 2021.