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Jan. 7/13

The Snuneymuxw First Nation has joined the call for a public rally leading up to the public meeting being held at the Coast Bastion about the proposal by the Nanaimo Port Authority to privatize the boat basin.

The Port Authority wants to sign a deal to privatize the operation of the publicly owned boat basin. This will have a big effect on working people who use these docks

Dec. 21/12

The Snuneymuxw First Nation and the City of Nanaimo signed important water servicing agreements at a ceremony held this morning at the Snuneymuxw First Nation’s Chief & Council Chambers to provide safe, potable drinking water from the city’s water distribution system to Snuneymuxw communities at Indian Reserves 2 and 4 in Cedar.

Nov. 30/12

Darian Williams, Joshua Seward, Cedrick Mack, Mike Wyse Jr., Justice Moreno

Nov. 16/12

Student Bursary Application Form for 2012-2013

Nov. 6/12

The Snuneymuxw First Nation is launching a systematic and comprehensive Strategy to redress the wrongs done to Nanaimo Harbour and Nanaimo River Estuary.

Oct. 24/12

At a ceremony this morning on Cedar Road, ground was broken on a water infrastructure project that will finally bring clean drinking water to Snuneymuxw First Nation Indian Reserve #2.

Oct. 4/12

The Snuneymuxw First Nation has launched a planning process for the eventual development of an Interpretive and Cultural Centre on Newcastle Island. It is expected that within the next six months a comprehensive plan for the development of such a Centre will be completed, and Snuneymuxw will then move forward to implementation.   In addition to planning for the Interpretive and Cultural Centre, Snuneymuxw will also examine the full range of alternatives for facilitating increased access to Newcastle Island.

Aug. 27/12

Congratulation to the Snuneymuxw Warriors for placing 3rd in the Kids Wheaty 5 Aside Soccer tournament August 25 and 26.

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