Entries by Hilary Barnaby

Chief Darcy Gray Community Announcement

  COMMUNITY ANNOUNCEMENT: After careful consideration and discussion with my family, I have decided that these will be my last few weeks as Chief, and I will not be running for re-election.  The culture of lateral violence within our community politics has impacted both myself and my family in unimaginable ways. Lateral violence has been […]

LMCP Spotlight Nominations

The Listuguj Mi’gmaq Community Plan Coordinator is accepting nominations for their LMCP Spotlight! If you spot a community member highlighting any of our community plan’s action areas, we would love to know! The LMCP Spotlight is to encourage community members to know and implement the LMCP. One of the main purposes behind the initiative is […]

Call for Tender – Alaqsite’w Gitpu Gina’masutioguom School Extension and Refurbishment

The Listuguj Mi’gmaq Government has released a call for tender for the Alaqsite’w Gitpu Gina’masutioguom School Extension and Refurbishment project.  The work includes the expansion of the existing gymnasium, the addition of a stage and cafeteria, as well as the addition of new classrooms and a cultural space. The deadline for submissions is February 26th, […]

Listuguj Mi’gmaq Government to Issue Temporary Licences to Cannabis Vendors

  PRESS RELEASE   Listuguj Mi’gmaq Government to Issue Temporary Licences to Cannabis Vendors   Monday, January 13, 2020 – The Listuguj Mi’gmaq Government has taken action to address questions surrounding the implementation of the Listuguj Cannabis Law and the creation of the Listuguj Cannabis Control Office. Effective immediately, Chief and Council have mandated the […]

Special Announcement

  PRESS RELEASE   Listuguj Mi’gmaq Government – Special Announcement   Sunday, January 12, 2020 – This evening community members gathered in front of the Listuguj Police Department to question recent arrests made within the community surrounding illegal sales of cannabis. Chief Darcy Gray was in attendance to take questions from community members. Despite the […]

December ‘Nnuisultinej Challenge

Throughout the month of December, staff in the LMG Administration building took part in another ‘Nnuisultinej – Speak Mi’gmaq challenge. Staff were encouraged to learn and practice speaking something new in the language every day.  Here are the December challenge winners: Bruce Fitzgerald, Hilary Barnaby and Paige Isaac.

Elders Care Facility Request for Proposal

The Listuguj Mi’gmaq Government (LMG) found that the need for an Elders Care Facility within the community is mandatory to address the health, social and linguistic needs of the ageing Mi’gmaq population, in accordance with Mi’gmaq values and cultural traditions. This facility will provide culturally adapted care for Mi’gmaq Elders from Listuguj and Gesgapegiag. The […]