About Fredericton (History)

The City of Fredericton is New Brunswick's Capital City. It prides itself on being a smart and sustainable city offering a cost competitive business environment and balanced lifestyle with abundant recreational and cultural amenities. 

Internationally and nationally recognized for municipal and community efforts, the City delivers more than 60 programs and services to residents and visitors alike, in a planned and financially responsible manner.

Situated in the heart of the Province of New Brunswick, along a scenic bend in the Wolastoq (Saint John River), Fredericton is as much urban energy as small-town charm.