Archive | June, 2019

Phase 2 – TMX Final Report Released

BC Métis Federation leadership has approved the final report for the Phase 2 Trans Mountain Expansion (TMX) Report yesterday during the recent board meeting. The report presents the outcomes from the recent TMX Forum help in Surrey, BC in May. Members and partners are encouraged to review the report and recommendations. Thank you to members […]

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Métis Culture Celebrated in Clearwater – National Indigenous Day

BC Métis Federation leaders and the Métis community in Clearwater, BC celebrated National Indigenous Day this past Friday.  Métis community leader Cindy Wilgosh and local board members hosted the National Indigenous Day celebrations featuring Métis music, dance, culture and activities from 11:00 AM – 5:00 PM in Clearwater.  Local residents, school district students, local tourists, […]

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BC Métis Federation Pleased with Decision on TMX

Today, the Governor in Council approved TMX and that every dollar the federal government earns from the project will be invested in Canada’s clean energy transition. Looking forward, the Government will continue to engage directly with you to discuss the potential impacts of regulatory authorizations on Aboriginal and treaty rights as well as other outstanding […]

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BC Métis Federation Board Meeting June 27th

Attention members: please be advised that the board is meeting June 27th at the office in Vancouver to review key organizational items. If you have any items you want addressed, please email board secretary Joe Desjarlais j.desjarlais@bcmetis.com. Members are welcome to attend.  

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National Indigenous Day Celebration

The BC Métis Federation is supporting the Métis community in Clearwater, BC with the National Indigenous Day celebration this June 21st. BC Métis Federation representatives will be on hand to meet with Métis community leaders as well to discuss the outcomes of the Federal Government decision expected June 18th regarding the Trans Mountain Expansion project.

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TMX Update – BC Métis Federation Members

BC Métis Federation leadership is sharing final documentation that has been completed as a result of ongoing consultation for our members on the Trans Mountain Expansion (TMX) Project. Natural Resources Canada is finalizing an updated report as required by recent legal rulings.  The documentation was created as a result of BC Métis Federation community gatherings, […]

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