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AMC: Peguis First Nation breaks ground on two commercial strip malls in urban centres

Treaty One Territory, MB _ Grand Chief Arlen Dumas and the Assembly of Manitoba Chiefs (AMC) congratulate Peguis First Nation. The First Nation held groundbreaking ceremonies for two commercial strip malls in both Winnipeg and Selkirk today. “Economic development is a key to our success,” said Grand Chief Dumas. “These new malls will surely have a positive impact […]

by pmnationtalk on August 9, 201824 Views

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Peguis First Nation Breaks Ground on Two Urban Reserves – ChridD

August 8, 2018 WINNIPEG — Shovels are in the ground on two new urban reserves in Winnipeg and Selkirk. Peguis First Nation turned the sod Wednesday on two commercial strip malls. “Economic development is a key to our success,” said Grand Chief Arlen Dumas. “These new malls will surely have a positive impact on Peguis […]

by ahnationtalk on August 9, 201815 Views

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Understanding Assessment of First Nation Lands – FNTC

Understanding Assessment of First Nation Lands under the First Nations Fiscal Management Act and section 83 of the Indian Act. First Nations contract with qualified, independent assessors to assess the leases, licenses and other occupations of their lands (generally referred to as “interests in land”). Over the past 30 years, a national approach to assessment […]

by ahnationtalk on July 31, 201823 Views

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Urban reserve gets council nod – Winnipeg Free Press

Final session deals with proposal that would see large expansion to Peguis First Nation property July 19, 2018 Peguis First Nation has moved a step closer to establishing an urban reserve in the heart of Winnipeg. City council unanimously approved an administrative proposal Thursday for an agreement with the southern Manitoba First Nation on converting […]

by pmnationtalk on July 20, 201823 Views

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Peguis First Nation set to open Winnipeg’s 2nd urban reserve – CBC

Agreement between First Nation, city reached ‘through the lens of reconciliation’ Jul 09, 2018 Peguis First Nation will establish an urban reserve in Winnipeg following an agreement with the city in the spirit of reconciliation. The community is located roughly 150 kilometres northeast of Winnipeg, but its urban reserve, the second of its kind in […]

by ahnationtalk on July 10, 201831 Views

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Sayisi Dene First Nation Will Get Some Land Back After Forced Relocation – Huffington Post Canada

“A lot of children died. That kind of stuff never leaves you.” WINNIPEG — A northern Manitoba Indigenous community that was forced to relocate 61 years ago will be getting some of its traditional land back. The provincial government has signed an agreement to transfer 52 square kilometres of Crown land near Little Duck Lake […]

by ahnationtalk on September 21, 201797 Views

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Manitoba offers land to Indigenous community forced to relocate in 1950s – CP

Source: The Canadian Press Sep 20, 2017 By Steve Lambert THE CANADIAN PRESS WINNIPEG _ A northern Manitoba Indigenous community that was forced to relocate 61 years ago will be getting some of its traditional land back. The provincial government has signed an agreement to transfer 52 square kilometres of Crown land near Little Duck Lake to […]

by ahnationtalk on September 21, 201796 Views

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Province Announces Commitment of Land to Canada for Sayisi Dene First Nation Reserve

September 20, 2017 Historic Agreement Significant Step Forward in Strengthening Relationships: Clarke The Manitoba government will be entering into a bilateral provincial Relocation Claim Lands Agreement with the Sayisi Dene First Nation, Indigenous and Northern Relations Minister Eileen Clarke announced today at a signing ceremony. “Our government is focused on real, meaningful reconciliatory action, and […]

by pmnationtalk on September 21, 201776 Views

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Long Plain First Nation Votes YES!

August 21, 2017 August 13th, 2017: Long Plain First Nation (Portage La Prairie, MB) has become the 75th Framework Agreement Signatory to ratify their community land code!  With great excitement, and a 90% approval by voting members, Long Plain’s 4384 hectare, 4273-member Ojibway nation has regained governance control over their reserve lands and resources!  This […]

by pmnationtalk on August 22, 201795 Views

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Video: Why have a survey done on First Nations land?

Have a look!  Here is a great video on the many reasons for surveys on First Nations land, by Canada Land Surveyors. Please take a moment to watch this informative video by clicking here! NT5

by ahnationtalk on April 24, 201794 Views

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