Eric Megarity

Councillor, Ward 6

(South Devon/Barker’s Point/Lower St. Mary’s)

Eric Megarity is a retired retail manager for Alcool New Brunswick Liquor. He is a graduate of St. Thomas University and the UNB Management Development Program and an avid hockey player.

Councillor Megarity was elected to Fredericton City Council in 2008 and is now serving his third four-year term with the City. His past involvement on Council includes a tenure serving as Deputy Mayor, acting as the Chair of the Strategic & External Relations Committee, and Chair of City Council’s Ad Hoc Committee on Immigration. Councillor Megarity is also the President of Cities of New Brunswick, Co-Chair of Local Immigrant Partnership, President of Fredericton North Heritage Association, and Chair of the Fredericton Age Friendly Committee.

He was always active in various school parent committees at both the District and School levels. He is Past President of the Fredericton District Soccer Association and former Soccer NB Provincial Team coach and is currently an active member of the Old Boys Soccer Club. Eric lives in Ward 6 with his wife Suzanne. They have two grown children, Erica and Luke.

Committee Appointments:

  • Development Committee, member
  • Finance & Administration Committee, member
  • Community Services Committee, member
  • Public Safety & Environment Committee, member
  • Transportation Committee, member