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A PRESENTATION ON ADAPATIVE MANAGEMENT PLAN
FOR POTENTIAL METHYL MERCURY IMPACTS
OF THE GITCHI ANIMKI HYDROELECTRIC PROJECT


Will be made to the Chief and Council at its regular, public meeting scheduled for Thursday, December 18, 2014 commencing at 10 a.m. at the Pic Mobert First Nation.

Representatives of Regional Power Inc. and project advisors to Pic Mobert Hydro Inc.  will be in attendance to present an update on the potential methyl mercury impacts on fish in limited sections of the White River related to the operation of  Gitchi Animki Hydrolectric Project, along with the proposed Adapative Management Plan that will be implemented to monitor, communication and manage any impacts.

Pic Mobert First Nation Band Members are welcome and encouraged to attend.

Miigwetch!

GOOD NEWS!  CONSTRUCTION OF NEW WATER TREATMENT PLANT
TO COMMENCE IN DECEMBER, 2014


Chief and Council are very excited to announce that funding for the new water treatment plant and distribution system has recently been approved, and the contract for construction has been awarded to Kingdom Construction.

Work on clearing of the site for the new plant in the new reserve, and clearing of the right of way for the new water line that will connect the old and new reserves, will commence during the week of December 1, 2014.

Most of the construction work will be completed beginning in the spring, with completion in 2016.

Please be careful when approaching the construction activities.

Bringing you safe and reliable drinking water for now and the future!  Chi Miigwetch!

Chief Johanna Desmoulin & Members of the Band Council

   
Annual Band Membership Information Meetings
December 2014 

Chief and Council will be hosting our annual information meetings for Band Membership in December, with sessions planned for Sault Ste. Marie (December 6), Thunder Bay (December 13), and Mobert (December 17).

The annual audit will be presented at these sessions, along with  a report on major initiatives.

We will also be distributing our new "Good News!" publication which highlights the accomplishments of our people and community over the past several years.

Saturday December 6, 2014
Bayfront Quality Inn
180 Bay Street
Sault Ste. Marie
6:00 pm
Saturday December 13, 2014
Canadian Legion Hall
730 Simpson Street
Thunder Bay
5:00 pm
Wednesday December 17, 2014
Pic Mobert
Community Hall
Mobert
5:00 pm

 

Dinner will be served and will be followed by the presentations.  

Miigwetch!  Chief Johanna Desmoulin
     

 

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