Regional Municipality of Wood Buffalo


Indigenous Summit


Department:Communications, Stakeholder, Indigenous and Rural RelationsSponsors:


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This report is provided as a follow up to the request made during the 2020 Budget Meetings and is for information.  Options for Council’s consideration is included in the alternatives portion of the report.

If work is to continue with respect to this proposed initiative, Administration is seeking further direction on the goals, objectives, and desired outcomes of an Indigenous Summit.



Meeting History

Dec 10, 2019 4:00 PM Video Council Meeting

Lynda McLean, Director, Communications, Stakeholder, Indigenous and Rural Relations, provided a summary of alternatives for hosting an Indigenous Summit.

THAT Communications, Stakeholder, Indigenous and Rural Relations consult with First Nations and Métis leaders in our region on the concept of supporting an Indigenous Summit hosted within the Regional Municipality of Wood Buffalo.

MOVER:Krista Balsom, Councillor
SECONDER:Mike Allen, Councillor
FOR:Don Scott, Mike Allen, Krista Balsom, Sheila Lalonde, Keith McGrath, Phil Meagher, Jeff Peddle, Jane Stroud
ABSENT:Bruce Inglis, Verna Murphy, Claris Voyageur