|2017 Elections for Algonquin Negotiation Representatives
Elections for Algonquin Negotiation Representatives for the Communities of Antoine, Kijicho Manito Madaouskarini (Bancroft), Bonnechere, Greater Golden Lake, Mattawa/North Bay, Ottawa, Shabot Obaadjiwan (Sharbot Lake), Snimikobi, and Whitney and Area begins on April 4, 2017.
Invitation to a Community Meeting : Algonquin Land Claim Draft Environmental Evaluation Report
The Ontario Ministry of Natural Resources and Forestry, on behalf of the Government of Ontario, and hosted by the AOO communities, invites AOO community members to attend information sessions on the draft environmental evaluation report it will be sharing for public review in September and October. These meetings will provide Algonquin community members with an opportunity to share perspectives and ask questions about the draft report at their own community meetings.
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Please join us at any of the Community Meetings listed below:
Ottawa Thursday, August 17, 2017: 7:00 PM – 9:30 PM (Presentation at 7:30 PM) Huntley Community Mess Hall, 2240 Craig Side Road, Carp, ON K0A 1L0
Snimikobi and Shabot Obaadjiwan Monday, August 21, 2017: 6:30 PM – 9:00 PM (Presentation at 7 PM) Travelodge Kingston, 2360 Princess Street, Kingston, ON K7M 3G4
Whitney and Bancroft Thursday, August 24, 2017: 6:30 PM – 8:30 PM (Presentation at 7 PM) Lake St. Peter Community Centre, 5 Boulter Lake Road, Lake St. Peter, ON K0L 2K0
Mattawa/North Bay Thursday, August 31, 2017: 6:30 PM – 8:30 PM (Presentation at 7 PM) Madadjiwan Cultural Centre, 318 Main Street, Mattawa, ON P0H 1V0 (access via the side entrance)
Pikwakanagan Wednesday, September 6, 2017: 6:30 PM – 8:30 PM (Presentation at 7 PM) Makwa Community Centre, 59 Pakwanagemag Inamo, Pikwakanagan, ON K0J 1X0
Antoine Thursday, September 7, 2017: 6:30 PM – 8:30 PM (Presentation at 7 PM) Royal Canadian Legion, 360 Hurdman Street, Mattawa, ON P0H 1V0
Bonnechere and Greater Golden Lake Saturday, September 9, 2017: 10 AM -12:30 PM (Presentation at 10:30 AM) Royal Canadian Legion Branch 72, 202 Pembroke Street East, Pembroke, ON K8A 3J7
The Final Results of the 2017 elections for the Algonquin Negotiation Representatives for the Communities of Antoine, Bancroft, Bonnechere, Greater Golden Lake, Mattawa/North Bay, Ottawa, Shabot Obaadjiwan, Snimikobi, and Whitney and Area are available. To learn more, click here
Canada Lands Company is looking for a Junior Project Coordinator. This opportunity is for an Algonquin Community Member who is enrolled in a post-secondary program, ideally a co-op program. The Junior Project Coordinator will assist with administrative processes and support the team in preparation of deliverables associated with the marketing and sales development of the Wateridge Village Project. To learn more, click here.
Ontario is offering summer employment opportunities to help students develop important skills, gain meaningful experience and learn more about a career in natural resource management. There are more than 2,000 summer jobs and full-time internships available to young people in over 200 communities across Ontario. To learn more, click here.
Save the date! The Spring Business Leadership Conference will be held on May 25, 2017 at Algonquin College’s Pembroke Waterfront Campus. To learn more, click here.
Parks Canada – Ontario Waterways are recruiting eligible summer students for various positions. The application deadline is June 30. To learn more about these positions and to apply, visit our Opportunities page here.
On October 18, 2016, the Algonquins of Ontario and the Governments of Ontario and Canada reached a major milestone in their journey toward reconciliation and renewed relationships with the signing of the Agreement-in-Principle (AIP). To learn more, click here.
Nov 28, 2016 – Ottawa gets sneak peak at city’s newest community
Mar 16, 2016 – Indian Act isn’t easy to understand, according to chief
Mar 1, 2016 – Protest at Pikwakanagan
Feb 29, 2016 – Algonquins one step closer to Ontario’s first modern treaty
Feb 26, 2016 – Algonquins to vote on agreement