CLFN is a progressive and active community that encourages, supports and promotes local business development, job creation and economic development as keys to their success.
Among other things, CLFN will participate in an implementation committee and receive, along with certain other First Nation communities, preferential opportunities for employment and contracting.
The Osum decision indicated that while the ERCB's authority included the capacity to find that the Taiga project was not in the public interest, it did not have the capacity to "make a declaration" that the Crown had fallen short of its duty to consult with and accommodate CLFN
Agreement signed for further exploration CLFN
However, by mid-December, one week after Aboriginal Affairs and Northern Development Canada Minister Bernard Valcourt named CLFN
as one of six First Nations the federal government would be taking action against, CLFN
submitted the required paper work.
We were very pleased with the EA (exploration agreement) and are appreciative of the support of Constance Lake's Chief Sackenay and the CLFN
council," Alexander Stewart, Xmet's chair and CEO, stated in a news release.
Alexander Stewart, Xmet s chair and CEO said, We were very pleased with the EA (exploration agreement) and are appreciative of the support of Constance Lake s Chief Sackenay and the CLFN