The Planning Review and Adjustment Committee (PRAC) is an eight member Committee that will carry out the necessary advisory and decision-making functions related to planning and development, as specified in the Community Planning Act.

PRAC decisions and recommendations on applications and development matters are guided by the requirements of the Community Planning Act, and the regulations and by-laws adopted under it (i.e. Provincial Subdivision Regulation, Provincial Building Regulations, and Rural Plans).

PRAC By-Law and Operating Procedures

Next PRAC Meeting

Date: Monday July 15 2024 at 6:30PM
Location: The Hub, 32 Wallace Road, Browns Flat

Members of the Public can also attend virtually - Microsoft Teams and Teleconference Registration Link


  • Subdivision to create two lots on a Private Access, PID#30148068, 9867 Route 102, Woodmans Point, Fundy Rural District.

Link to Agenda Package (including staff report) 

Email Notices

Subscribe at the link below to receive notices by email regarding PRAC meetings and planning matters in your area:


Approved Minutes

Minutes of regular PRAC meetings will be made available to the public for download here on our website, once they have been approved by the PRAC. You may also pick up copies of the meeting minutes, once they have been made available, at the FRSC office located at the Administration building, 10 Crane Mountain Road, Saint John.

March 18th, 2024 (pending approval)

January 22nd, 2024

December 18th, 2023

November 28th, 2023

August 29th, 2023

August 21st, 2023

July 25th, 2023

June 19th 2023

February 21st 2023

November 21, 2022

November 29, 2021 

October 18, 2021

September 21, 2021

August 16, 2021

June 21, 2021

April 19, 2021

January 19, 2021

November 30, 2020

October 19, 2020

June 15, 2020

October 2, 2018

August 14, 2018

August 8, 2018

June 19, 2018

May 11, 2016

Feb 11, 2016
Dec 9, 2015
May 13, 2015
Nov 13, 2013
Aug 14, 2013

PRAC Members

NameAppointment DateExpiry Date
Ron Bridges April 27, 2023 April 23, 2027
John Cairns (Chair) June 28, 2021 June 28 2025
Cindy MacCready (Vice Chair) June 28, 2021 June 28, 2025
Bernard Brideau April 27, 2023 April 27, 2027
Shawn Brown April 27, 2023 April 27, 2027
Rob Jeffrey April 27, 2023 April 27, 2027
Gregory Moran April 27, 2023 April 27, 2027
Samara Carvell  August 24, 2023  April 27th, 2027

Members appointed to the PRAC are considered to be “at-large” members that give due care and attention in their decision-making and recommendations as it applies to all areas covered by the PRAC.

The regular term of office for members of the PRAC shall be four years; members may be re-appointed for two additional four-year terms.

Members Expenses

Members' per diems and travel expenses are provided in the Fundy Regional Service Commission's annual reports.