$12 million Governance Centre planned

New Governance Centre - An artist rendering of the front side of new Governance Centre that is being build at Kahkewistahaw First Nation. The building, which will centralize various departments under one roof, will take $12 to $15 million to construct and take approximately 15 months. The two storey building will house departments such as the chief and council, culture, economic development, education, finance, housing, human resources, lands, membership and social needs.

Construction to take 15 months; departments to be consolidated under one roof Chief Evan Taypotat announced this week that Kahkewistahaw First Nation will begin constructing a new Governance Center next March. Initial renderings of the two-story complex were also released. The Governance Center will be located on the reserve between…