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18 04, 2017

ICG Announcement

2017-04-18T11:40:56+00:00 April 18th, 2017|Chief Statements|

Iroquois Cranberry Growers Announcement In the 1960’s a dedicated group of Wahta members saw an opportunity to bring meaningful economic development to Wahta.  Through a concerted community effort and despite many roadblocks Wahta established Iroquois Cranberry Growers.  By the mid 1990’s Iroquois Cranberry Growers had become the single most successful Aboriginal Community owned [...]

11 04, 2017

Royal Regiment of Canada

2017-04-11T14:47:14+00:00 April 11th, 2017|Chief Statements|

Royal Regiment of Canada Below is a letter and some pictures recently sent to Chief Franks. Our small community of a hundred or so Mohawk citizens at that time lost three men during WW1 and WW2. Thank-you Harald Prins for reaching out, It is gratifying to know that our First Nation contributions are [...]

29 03, 2017

Long Term Care Survey Results

2017-03-29T13:49:26+00:00 March 29th, 2017|Achievements|

Long Term Care Survey Results The results of the Long Term Care Survey are in, download the link at the bottom. A total of 106 people completed the survey. A couple really interesting things to note: 1. 69% of respondents are band members who reside off the territory. 2. Of those who live [...]

25 03, 2017

Thank-You Members

2017-03-25T09:29:17+00:00 March 25th, 2017|Chief Statements, Elections|

Thank-You Members Chief and Council would like to take this opportunity to thank our members for choosing to re-elect Chief Franks, Councilor Greasley and Councilor Schell as well as the new members of council, Councilor Commandant and Councilor Strength-Fenton. Council would also like to thank the people that were nominated for stepping up [...]

8 03, 2017

Landlord Tenant

2017-03-08T16:00:52+00:00 March 8th, 2017|Chief Statements, Notices|

Landlord Tenant Update During the February 28 2017 council meeting an item on the agenda included an outstanding tenant/landlord case residing in Wahta currently before the provincial courts. Of concern was the use of Family Homes on Reserve and Matrimonial Interests or Rights Act (FHRMIRA) otherwise known as the Matrimonial Real Property (MRP). The [...]