House of Assembly next week in Old Massett

  • Sep. 29, 2008 7:00 p.m.

Five days of Haida House of Assembly business is starting next week. The HOA takes place at the Old Massett Community Hall starting Oct. 6 and daily meetings will cover a variety of topics. Day one includes executive reports on Haida Title, the Land Use Plan, the Bear Lodge and more. Day two includes a financial report from the Haida Tribal Society and reports from regional councillors from Prince Rupert and Vancouver, along with archaeology, forestry, NaiKun and other committees. More committees will report on day three, including fisheries, fundraising, Haida Power, Gwaii Forest and Gwaii Trust. On day four the Skidegate and Massett language programs report along with other bodies. Day five includes discussion on the constitution and HOA resolutions. A community potluck dinner will be held on October 10 at the hall starting at 6 pm and everyone is invited. For more detailed information about the agenda contact the CHN.

Just Posted

Haida Gwaii welcomes Hope in the Darkness

Holding a Sangan River walking stick, Bob Campbell set out from Old… Continue reading

X̱aad Kil office opens in Old Massett

More than anyone else, Blanche Bell speaks Haida with her children, who… Continue reading

Gwaii Haanas Report: Herring spawn and burrowing murrelets are telltale signs of spring

By Victoria Leslie As the storm season slows down, life begins to… Continue reading

Village of Masset gets set to manage local harbour

The idea was a long time in dock, but it’s nearly ready… Continue reading

Trans Mountain pipeline: Is it worth the risk?

Concerns range from the threat of an oil spill to the impact of tanker traffic on wildlife

B.C. to spend $181M to create 200 general practitioner jobs

Jobs will go to new medical school graduates

Federal leaders trade barbs about India trip at press gallery dinner

Justin Trudeau’s infamous trip to India earlier this year was the focus of many of the jabs

B.C. VIEWS: Our poverty reduction plan is already in place

NDP has another promise it needs to appear to keep

WestJet pilot strike averted as parties agree to mediation

Pilots had warned they could go on strike starting May 19

Most Read