Council Meeting Update – February 24, 2021

On February 24, 2021, Chief and Council had a duly convened meeting in Council Chambers. Included below are important updates from today’s meeting:

  • Chief and Council accepted a 2.6-Million-dollar agreement with the Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation (CMHC) to build 16 affordable housing units through CMHC’s Rapid Housing Initiative (RHI). Under the RHI, Listuguj intends to build (10) single unit houses and (2) triplexes within Listuguj.
  • Chief and Council accepted an agreement to develop, upgrade, and build water quality capacity within Listuguj Lands. This includes the development of additional infrastructure within ‘Listuguj Hills’.
  • Chief and Council participated in a strategic planning session with members from executive leadership. Through this session, leadership held a roundtable discussion on interdisciplinary files on what the collective vision is for the future (e.g., finance, administration and economic development).

Minutes from the February 24, 2021 council meeting will be posted in the coming weeks.