“We are the authors of our own destiny”
Daisy House, Chief
A warm welcome to our newly elected Deputy Chief, Paula Napash.
Paula Napash, Deputy Chief
Chisasibi and Hydro-Québec have worked together to produce two short videos. The first one, “Teaming up for safety” , explains all the work done together for set up and update emergency preparedness plans, draft and maintain communication scheme, and take advantage of lessons learned in different situations. The second video, “Dam inspection, Daily monitoring”, shows all the work and dedication of our teams involved daily in the surveillance and inspections of the dams and dykes on La Grande Complex.
We are proud to announce that Mrs. Daisy House and Mrs. Paula Napash have been elected as the official Cree Nation of Chisasibi Chief and Deputy Chief. We are also proud to announce that Mr. Kevin Sam, Mr. Tommy Sam, Mrs. Charlotte Kanatewat Moar, Mrs. Chrisitina Kitty, Mrs. Natasha Bates, Mrs. Mabel Bearskin, Mr. Gordon Neacappo, Mr. James Bobbish, Mr. Archie Moar, Mr. Mark Wadden and Mr. Thomas Shem have been elected has council members for the 2020-2025 term. We wish them every success for the future.
Due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, the Cree Nation of Chisasibi territory, including Long Point, is actually closed tourism. We are asking people to not attempt to drive towards our community, since we want to protect our most vulnerable ones and elders from a potential virus outbreak.
A 24/7 checkpoint is situated at KM 12 on the Chisasibi Road to control the access into our community. No access will be granted without proper authorization.
If you were planning on visiting our area, we are sorry for the inconvenience that it may create. Again, we are asking any visitors to avoid coming towards Chisasibi.
Thank you for your understanding and cooperation on this matter.
The Cree Nation of Chisasibi would like to inform community members that non-medical mask or face covering that covers the nose and the mouth for people age 12 and over is now mandatory in a public place, starting today July 21st, 2020.
Please be advised that the Cree Nation of Chisasibi – CNC has created an email for community members to share their feedback, suggestions, questions, ideas, comments and concerns that they want to share or would like answered from the CNC management, respective departments as well as the Chief and Council of the Cree Nation of Chisasibi.
There are 27 Departments at the Cree Nation of Chisasibi as well as 13 members of the Cree Nation of Chisasibi Chief and Council. We will do our utmost best to answer all the emails we receive in a timely manner.
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