Notice to Members: People’s Assembly on December 5, 2021

Nexwsxwníw̓ ntm ta Úxwumixw (Council) is pleased to invite Members to a People’s Assembly on Sunday, December 5, 2021. Members are welcome to attend in person or online. Date Sunday, December 5, 2021 Time 10:30 am – 5:00 pm (lunch break 12:30 pm – 1:00 pm) Location – In-person North Vancouver: Chief Joe Mathias Centre – 100 Capilano Rd, North Vancouver, BC […]

Reminder: Affordable Housing Land Designation Referendum

A reminder to all members to come out and vote in our Affordable Housing Land Designation Referendum this Wednesday, July 28 from 9 am to 8 pm. At the polls, members will be asked to vote about three separate sites proposed for affordable housing. This landmark vote could help the Nation create hundreds of new […]

Celebrate Amalgamation Day 2021 at X̱wemelch’stn Field

Join us at X̱wemelch’stn Field next Friday, July 23 as we celebrate Amalgamation Day! 3:00 pm – Festivities begin! Join us for fun activities and prizes for all ages!7:00 pm – Enjoy some great music from Electric Warrior9:00 pm – Be sure to stay for an outdoor screening of The Croods 2 (sponsored by Fortis).Snacks […]

Land Designation Referendum – Facebook Live Event

Affordable Housing Land Designation ReferendumFacebook Live EventJuly 14, 2021 at 6:00 pm Want to find out more about our upcoming Affordable Housing Land Designation Referendum? Tune into the Squamish Nation’s Facebook page for a live event to learn about the land designation and the benefits of voting ‘yes’ for affordable housing.  This event is our […]

COVID-19 Update: Organized Gatherings On-Reserve

BC’s Restart Plan moves to phase 3 on July 1, 2021. This includes allowed increased capacity for organized indoor and outdoor gatherings. For members planning to host any organized event on non-residential reserve land, please be advised that you are required to submit a COVID-19 Safety Plan at least 5 business days prior to the […]

Bring Squamish Home: Upcoming Land Designation Referendum

Squamish people have identified housing as our number one priority. On July 28, all Squamish Nation members will be asked to vote in a referendum about three sites for affordable housing. These developments would create hundreds of new affordable homes in multi-unit dwellings built exclusively for our people. They would provide much-needed equitable and diverse […]

Electoral Commission Q&A Session June 17

Do you have questions about the upcoming elections in September? The Squamish Nation Electoral Commission is holding a Facebook Live Q&A this Thursday to discuss the new electoral process and address questions potential nominees may have about running for a Council position. Date: Thursday, June 17Time: 7:00 pm – 7:30 pmPlace: Electoral Commission Facebook page […]

Attend our Virtual Town Hall From Home

Squamish Nation Council would like to invite you to our Virtual Town Hall on Tuesday, June 22 from 6:30pm – 8:30pm.   The Virtual Town Hall will give members an opportunity to hear important updates regarding our community, including information on housing, Covid-19, the General Election and more.   In addition to these updates, you […]

Notice of General Election September 26, 2021

The Squamish Nation Electoral Commission would like to provide official notice that a General Election will be held on September 26, 2021. We look forward to sharing more information about the election in the coming weeks.   All Squamish Nation members who are at least 18 years of age on September 26, 2021 are eligible to […]

Member Engagement Opportunity: Xwemelch’stn Housing Project

UPDATE – May 13, 2021 Hiyám Housing Xwemélch’stn Engagement Package: Virtual Meeting Details for Thursday May 20th– 6:30 pm to 8:30 pm  Hiyám ta Skwxwú7mesh Housing Society is inviting you to a community follow up meeting to hear your thoughts!  This engagement is a follow up to the April 21st community virtual meeting session where […]