National Energy Board Rules to Move Forward With Trans Mountain Expansion Project

BC Métis Federation is notifying members that the National Energy Board has ruled today to construct the Trans Mountain Expansion Project with the release of their Reconsideration Report. The Government of Canada now has a 90-day window to make their final decision. This was the latest requirements required by the Federal Court of Canada decision […]

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Trans Mountain Pipeline Project – Current Status

The BC Métis Federation is sharing the following project update as there continues to be many questions about the current Trans Mountain Expansion Project, particularly in relation to the Federal Court of Appeal decision and how the Government of Canada is continuing the process. Therefore, the BC Métis Federation is providing this overview and a […]

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Board Minutes – February 9th, 2019

BC Métis Federation board met this past weekend to address many key issues for the members and organization. Be sure to review and stay informed. Watch for new materials later this week which will be shared.

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Regional Economic Summit – Coastal Gaslink Prince George

Attention BC Métis members and business owners TransCanada is hosting an economic summit Friday, February 15th in Prince George. This is an economic summit open to the BC Métis Federation members, partner businesses and the public intended to create opportunities with CGL Prime Contractor(s) and their subcontractors. Event Details: Where: Prince George Civic Centre — 808 […]

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New Métis Coloring Book Available

BC Métis Federation is proud to share a new resources for Métis members, families, and organizations seeking Métis resources. She has created a new Métis coloring book sharing some of the Métis history and culture from northeast British Columbia. Member Earlene Bitterman is the creator of this new Métis cultural material. She was born in […]

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Federation Leadership Meet with Provincial Minister

BC Métis Federation leaders thank Provincial Minister of Indigenous Relations and Reconciliation Honourable Scott Fraser for the constructive meeting today at the Provincial Government office in Vancouver. The agenda spoke to key issues of province wide Métis reconciliation, formal steps to establishing the relationship between the BC Métis Federation and the Province of British Columbia, […]

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BC Métis Federation Board Meeting February 9th

BC Métis Federation leadership is informing members today that our next Provincial Board meeting is Saturday, February 9th, 2019. The board is pleased to share the draft agenda for this upcoming meeting. If members have specific questions, please send to k.henry@bcmetis.com.

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B.C. Métis Federation Project Update – Northeast BC

The week started with the ACPP crew observing the various stages of construction along the RoW. All safety protocols were followed to ensure crew safety. The ACPP crew continues to be vigilant in discussing the daily safety tailgate meetings. The ACPP crew are provided with daily safety updates from the Coordinators attendance of the morning […]

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Métis Children and Family Update

BC Métis Federation is sharing the latest information sent by the Ministry of Children and Family Development entitled “Draft Accountability Statements, Annual Reports on Outcomes and Approaches.” Recognition of the role for BC Métis Federation to address our members children and family issues is a positive step forward. However, the organization is yet to fully […]

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Condolences to Hallett Family

BC Métis Federation extends our heartfelt condolences to the Hallett family and their friends. On December 30th Richard Hallett passed away. Richard is the husband of Heather Hallett and is himself a proud Métis person. His wife Heather has contributed decades of support in the Métis community by assisting Metis people to complete their genealogy […]

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