FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE District of Squamish and Skwxwú7mesh Úxwumixw (Squamish Nation) Emergency Program receives national Award of Excellence SQUAMISH, B.C. – The District of Squamish and Squamish Nation have received the Canadian Association of Chiefs of Police (CACP)/Motorola Award for Excellence in Emergency Preparedness. The award was presented at the CACP Annual Conference in Montréal […]
In case you didn’t already know – as of July 6, 2017 (June 7th for open fires) there is currently a complete open fire / campfire ban across the entire province. In light of the recent tragic loss of property across much of central and southern British Columbia, please follow the restrictions in place. For […]
Please be advised. Due to the existing high fire conditions and the predicted weather conditions, the three North Shore Fire Departments have decided collaboratively to ban the use of barbecues in West Vancouver Parks and beaches effective tomorrow July 14th 2017. All barbecues including gas fueled are banned in an effort to reduce the risk […]
Call for Musqueam, Squamish and Tsleil-Waututh Artist or Graphic Designer Proposals Strengthening our Relations │ Vancouver Commemorates Canada’s 150+ Call to Artists or Graphic Designers – new logo of Graphic Art City of Vancouver – Canada 150+ | Vancouver, BC, Canada Deadline for Letter of Interest: Friday, September 23, 2016, 5:00pm Budget for selected artwork: […]
You are invited… The Management Committee for the Joint Venture between the MST Partnership and Canada Lands Company invites you to the Nations Members VIP event. This important event will introduce you to the MST-CLC Joint Venture Partnership, provide an update on the Heather Street lands and help launch the Heather Street Lands planning process. […]
We are writing to our membership to update you regarding the status of the Riverside Trailer Park on Seaichem Indian Reserve #16. As a responsible government, we have an obligation to always act in the best interests of Squamish Nation membership and protect the Amalgamation. Council must also ensure that all members benefit from revenues […]
UPDATE: Based on the most recent information from Department of Fisheries and Oceans this year’s Fraser River Sockeye run has been ‘One of the worst on record…’ Therefore, there will be no further sockeye openings on the Johnston Straight or the lower Fraser Region where we harvest our sockeye. Our Nation sockeye fishery was not […]
Food Fish Update (Tuesday, August 9, 2016) The sockeye run in the Johnston Straight is presently very low. We will have more information near the end of the week. Please check back frequently – we will be posting updates as events unfold!
Squamish Nation Community Operations would like to invite you to complete a survey about your home maintenance knowledge and needs. Your feedback is important, and will help us develop home maintenance education materials that are useful and relevant to homeowners and occupants. Your participation is entirely voluntary and your responses will be anonymous and kept strictly confidential. […]
Food Fish Update (Friday, August 5, 2016) The early sockeye run in the Johnston Straight is presently very low. There will be no food fish distribution this weekend or early next week. Department of Fisheries and Oceans is scheduled to open for the mid to late run late next week (August 11/12). Please check back […]
The Squamish Nation is in the process of organizing the harvest of Food Fish – Fresh Sockeye. The distribution date and allocation of Food Fish will vary depending on the harvest/catch numbers. We are anticipating the harvest to take place between August 5 – 8, 2016. READ FULL NOTICE HERE
The 2016 Elk Hunt Draw will be Wednesday, September 9th, 2016, 10am at 320 Seymour Blvd, Main Office DEADLINE for submitting your entry is Tuesday, September 2nd, 2016, 4PM Download the entry form here. The form includes more information.