$85.5M settlement ‘a fair outcome’ for 2011 floods around Lake St. Martin First Nation: AMC Grand Chief – CBC

$85.5M settlement ‘a fair outcome’ for 2011 floods around Lake St. Martin First Nation: AMC Grand Chief – CBC

by ahnationtalk on January 18, 202268 Views

Jan 17, 2022

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Victims of the 2011 flooding of Lake Manitoba are still being impacted, says the Assembly of Manitoba Chiefs.

On Thursday, however, a Manitoba Court of Queen’s Bench order approved a settlement agreement of $85.5 million for anyone who owned real or personal property off nearby Lake St. Martin First Nation and within a 30-km radius of the lake that was damaged by the 2011 floods.

Those affected have until April 14 to file a claim.

Read More: https://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/manitoba/amc-grand-chief-settlement-2011-lake-stmartin-first-nation-flood-victims-1.6318592

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