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  Georgina Island First Nation Land Management Code   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-01)
Georgina Island First Nation shall act through its Council, which shall perform all the duties and functions and exercise all the powers of Georgina Island First Nation in respect of land management that are not specifically assigned to any other person or body by or under this Land Code.
Georgina Island First Nation may make an agreement with another party to voluntarily exchange a parcel of Georgina Island First Nation land for a parcel of land from that other party in accordance with this Land Code and the Framework Agreement.
Georgina Island First Nation may negotiate to receive one or more other parcels of land as compensation, in addition to the parcel referred to above which is intended to become a reserve.
www.fafnlm.com /LAB.NSF/6aaeb69480bbad6b852568f600020ab8/4e33f0a55458af32852568f7000ef442?OpenDocument   (4716 words)

  
 Recent Projects
Georgina Island Tourism Development Market Assessment and Business Plan
Tourism Company was responsible for the market assessment and identification of high potential development opportunities, as well as the preparation of demand and financial projections and a business plan for the Band's preferred project.
Tourism Company was retained by the Chippewas of Georgina Island through the Band's Economic Development Office to assess the market potential and prepare financial projections for a proposed destination accommodation development on Georgina Island in Lake Simcoe, Ontario.
www.tourismco.com /projects.html   (1971 words)

  
 E.Y.E. MARINE CONSULTANTS WEB SITE
She is fitted with both drive units and a cable drive system allowing her to fill in for any of the ferries in the province that are removed for servicing.
The "Deer Island Princess II" is a 24-car ferry that operates from the mainland to Deer Island in New Brunswick.
The vessel "Aazhaawe" built in year 2000 for the Chippewas of Georgina Island had to be built in a modular method in order for it to transit the Trent- Severn waterway prior to being fully assembled for service out to Georgina Island.
www.eyemarine.com /Ferry.html   (697 words)

  
 Georgina Island South Lake Simcoe Ontario Vacation Rental Cottage Lodgings Accommodations
Also belonging to the Chippewas of Georgina First nation is a small area of land at Island Grove, on the mainland near Snake Island.
Georgina Island "Heron's Landing " Cottage is situated on Lake Simcoe.
On the Island, features include the Georgina Island Craft Store, Georgina Camp Grounds, The Island Convenience Store, extensive hiking nature trails that are parallel to none, a volleyball court at the Island Arcade to rent and guided tours of the trail system.
www.lodgingsinternational.com /lodgings/913.htm   (392 words)

  
 N.A.L.D. - Full Text Documents - THE LANGUAGE OF LITERACY - Page 89   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-01)
Founded in 1988 by the Chippewas of Georgina Island First Nation, the Native Literacy Program began as a drop-in program to serve the needs of the Chippewas of Georgina Island First Nation, as well Aboriginal people on the mainland.
The Chippewas of Georgina Island First Nation has a population of approximately 170 people.
Although primarily an adult literacy program, tutoring support is also provided to children in the kindergarten to Grade 8 level at the Georgina Island Public School, on an as-needed basis.
www.nald.ca /Fulltext/langlit/page89.htm   (239 words)

  
 Chippewas - Hutchinson encyclopedia article about Chippewas   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-01)
Alternative name for the Chippewa American Indian people.
Chippewas of the Thames First Nation 42, Ontario
This information should not be considered complete, up to date, and is not intended to be used in place of a visit, consultation, or advice of a legal, medical, or any other professional.
encyclopedia.farlex.com /Chippewas   (68 words)

  
 #3 District   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-01)
Located in the Town of Georgina, the 63 sworn and five civilian members of #3 District provide policing services to 45,000 citizens in the communities of Keswick, Sutton and Pefferlaw, as well as several smaller hamlets including Udora, Port Bolster, Brownhill and Baldwin.
This partnership began 14 years ago in an effort to recruit from the Chippewas of Georgina Island Band.
In addition, a Georgina Island Police officer serves as a member of the York Regional Police Underwater Recovery Unit.
www.police.york.on.ca /annualreport/2004/district-3.html   (477 words)

  
 Indian Claims Commission :: Claimsmap :: Ontario :: Inquiries
This pre-Confederation claim was brought forward by the Beausoleil First Nation, the Chippewas of Georgina Island First Nation and the Chippewas of Mnjikaning (Rama) First Nation, jointly constituting the Chippewa Tri-Council.
The Chippewa Tri-Council contended that undue and unfair pressure by Crown authorities had prevented their ancestors from fully understanding the nature and meaning of the treaty they subsequently signed and that the Crown had thus breached the fiduciary obligation it owed to the Chippewa Tri-Council.
In April 1996, the claim was rejected on the grounds that the Chippewa Tri-Council had failed to demonstrate an outstanding lawful obligation on the part of the Government of Canada.
www.indianclaims.ca /claimsmap/chiptricoldwater-en.asp   (408 words)

  
 Georgina Ice News   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-01)
The Georgina Ice are gearing up for the holiday season as the team will travel to Uxbridge on Tuesday evening for the final regular season visit with the Bruins and then will host the Little Britain Merchants on Thursday night as the puck will drop at 8:30pm at the Ice Palace.
The Georgina Ice have been in tight with their opponents in recent match-ups and have definitely shown signs of improvement as we hit the midway point of the 2004/05 season.
BACK TO After a rough start to the regular season the Georgina Ice were hoping to rebound this past weekend and had a chance on Friday evening as the Port Perry MoJacks made a return visit to the Ice Palace.
www.headtrends.com /ice/news.html   (8147 words)

  
 Yorkregion.com - The York Region Newspaper Group
After serving as president of the Ontario PC Party and heading the PC Party of Canada from 1999 to 2000, Conservative candidate and lawyer Peter Van Loan, 40, is making his first pitch for public office.
Three per cent of the population of East Gwillimbury and King are visible minorities, compated to 2 per cent in Georgina, according to the census.
Her Georgina team includes Sue Caron, who is the office manager and volunteer co-ordinator, and her husband Ben Caron, who will be area manager for both Georgina and East Gwillimbury.
www.yorkregion.com /yr/decision2004/york_simcoe   (426 words)

  
 First Nations land management governance Indian Act
Five of the 14 signatory First Nations are now operating under their own land codes, they are: Mississaugas of Scugog Island First Nation (Ontario), Chippewas of Georgina Island First Nation (Ontario), Muskoday First Nation (Saskatchewan), Lheidli T'enneh First Nation (British Columbia), and Opaskwayak Cree Nation (Manitoba).
For example, the Chippewas of Georgina Island have completed the renegotiation of long-term cottage leases with improved environmental standards.
Although, the Initiative has provisions respecting the powers of expropriation, the decision to implement these provisions in their land code rests with the community, as in the case of Chippewas of Georgina Island and the Mississaugas of Scugog Island who have both chosen not to include the expropriation provisions in their land codes.
www.turtleisland.org /news/news-landmanagement.htm   (8911 words)

  
 CBC - Canada Votes 2004
It contains the towns of East Gwillimbury and Georgina, the part of King township lying north of Highway 9, and part of Simcoe County, including Bradford West Gwillimbury and Innisfil.
The Chippewas of Georgina Island First Nation Reserve and the Holland Marsh fall in the riding.
In the community, he was a member of Georgina Against Garbage from 1993 to 1995; a former member of the Georgina Economic Development Committee; a member of of the Ontario Brownfields advisory Panel, and a chair of the Land Use Planning sub-committee of the Brownfields Panel in 2000.
www.cbc.ca /canadavotes2004/riding/211   (626 words)

  
 Chippewas of Georgina Island First Nation - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Map of York Region showing Fox, Snake, and Georgina islands.
The Chippewas of Georgina Island First Nation are an Ojibwa (or Anishinaabeg) people located on Georgina Island in Lake Simcoe, Ontario.
Chippewas of Georgina Island First Nation Land Management Code
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Chippewas_of_Georgina_Island_First_Nation   (158 words)

  
 City of Pickering - Archive - Watch for launch of Eyes on the Street Program
James K. Bartleman made a stop at the City of Pickering, as part of his official visit to the Regional Municipality of Durham, to commend the Pickering Public Library for its groundbreaking partnership program with the Chippewas of Georgina Island Library.
The Pickering Public Library system's milestone partnership with the Chippewas of Georgina Island Library is the first of its kind where a municipal library and a First Nation counterpart share resources to enhance existing services and enrich the overall library experience for their clients.
The Pickering Public Library will periodically redirect titles to the Chippewas of Georgina Island Library and in exchange will receive cultural resources such as storytellers and performance groups.
www.cityofpickering.com /standard/cityhall/news/past/MRbartleman.html   (373 words)

  
 Indian and Northern Affairs Canada   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-01)
These First Nations were Westbank, Musqueam, Lheidli T’enneh (formally known as "Lheit-Lit’en"), N’Quatqua, Squamish (British Columbia); Siksika (Alberta); Muskoday, Cowessess (Saskatchewan); Opaskwayak Cree (Manitoba); Nipissing, Mississaugas of Scugog Island, Chippewas of Georgina Island, Chippewas of Mjikaning (Ontario), and Saint Mary’s First Nation (New Brunswick).
Four of these First Nations are now operating under their own land codes (Mississaugas of Scugog Island, Chippewas of Georgina Island, Muskoday, and Lheidli T'enneh) and the remaining 10 signatory First Nations are in various stages of their community process.
This Framework Agreement provides these 14 First Nations with the opportunity to opt out of the land administration sections of the Indian Act and establish their own regimes to manage their lands and resources, providing for more decision making at the local level.
www.ainc-inac.gc.ca /nr/prs/j-a2002/02125bk_e.html   (1417 words)

  
 Indian Claims Commission :: Claimsmap :: Ontario :: Mediation
The Coldwater-Narrows reservation consisted of a strip of land, 14 miles long, averaging one and one-half miles wide, running from the narrows at Lakes Couchiching and Simcoe, westward to Matchedash Bay, comprising approximately 10,000 acres.
The Chippewa Tri-Council, composed of three First Nations (Beausoleil First Nation, Chippewas of Georgina Island First Nation, and Chippewas of Mnjikaning [Rama] First Nation), claimed that the surrender in 1836 was not consistent with the instructions set out in the Royal Proclamation of 1763.
Originally submitted to Canada in November 1991, the claim was not officially accepted for negotiation until July 2002 – and only then following an inquiry conducted by the Commission into Canada’s 1996 rejection of the claim.
www.indianclaims.ca /claimsmap/chiptricoldwater_med-en.asp   (204 words)

  
 Welcome to GEORGINA ISLAND
Feel the crisp breeze, smell the fresh air, and unwind as you escape the noise and bustle of the city.
Whether you enjoy bird watching or exploring nature trails, there’s plenty to do on Georgina Island.
Special thanks to the Trillium Foundation for their tremendous assistance to the Chippewas of Georgina Island First Nation.
www.georginaislandtourism.ca   (91 words)

  
 Pickering Public Library Honoured With Minister's Award for Innovation : ArriveNet Press Releases : Business   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-01)
PICKERING, ON, Feb. 8 /CNW/ - On February 3, 2005, the Ontario Ministry of Culture awarded the Pickering Public Library system with the prestigious Minister's Award for Innovation for its groundbreaking partnership program with the Chippewas of Georgina Island Library.
The Pickering Public Library system's milestone partnership with the Chippewas of Georgina Island Library is the first of its kind where a municipal library and a First Nation counterpart share resources to enhance existing services and enrich the overall library experience for their patrons.
In this collaboration, the Pickering Public Library will periodically redirect titles that are duplicated, donated or no longer needed to the Chippewas of Georgina Island Library.
press.arrivenet.com /business/article.php/581624.html   (495 words)

  
 2004 York Region Historica Fair
They may also join in drumming and dancing with the Chippewas of Georgina Island.
Select York Region students will be nominated to receive medals or represent their projects at the Provincial or National Historica Fairs.
York Region District School Board students; Rudyard Griffiths, keynote speaker; Mike Ford (formerly of Moxy Fruvous), workshop presenter; drumming and dancing by the Chippewas of Georgina Island.
www.yrdsb.edu.on.ca /page.cfm?id=NW0405061   (138 words)

  
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Chippewas Of Sarnia First Nation Chippewas of Kettle/Stony Point First Nation
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 First Nations Public library Week - Mariposa In The Schools Arts Programming   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-01)
Esther Osche is a master storyteller and teacher of local history in Birch Island, north of Manitoulin Island.
Most of his boyhood friends were the descendants of Africans who came to the island centuries before and who became known as the "Windward Maroons." It was their powerful, sensuous drumming and hypnotic chanting which would shape his musical career.
His career began when he came to Canada to work with internationally known artists in the fields of theatre, television and recording.
www.library.on.ca /FNPLW/2005/mariposa.htm   (693 words)

  
 Ellen Cowie - Whetung Ojibwa Centre   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-01)
Born and raised in Peterborough, Ellen Cowie has travelled extensively across Canada, living at times in Provincial and National Parks to which she attributes her love of wildlife paintings.
Ellen, her husband and six children have lived for years in the community of the Chippewas of Georgina Island First Nation on Lake Simcoe.
Ellen's native status was gained through marriage and her art speaks to the respect and high regard she holds for her husband's heritage.
www.whetung.com /cowie.html   (318 words)

  
 The Hon. James K. Bartleman, Lieutenant Governor of Ontario Commends the Pickering Public Library for its Literacy ...   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-01)
James K. Bartleman made a stop at the City of Pickering, as part of his official visit to the Regional Municipality of Durham, to commend the Pickering Public Library for its groundbreaking partnership program with the Chippewas of
The Pickering Public Library system's milestone partnership with the Chippewas of
Library and in exchange will receive cultural resources such as storytellers and performance groups.
press.arrivenet.com /business/article.php/708746.html   (466 words)

  
 Anishinabe Ojibwa Chippewa Portal Websites
Chippewa Cree Tribe of the Rocky Boy's Reservation
Chippewas of Kettle and Stony Point First Nation
Lac du Flambeau Band of Lake Superior Chippewa Indians
www.firstnationsseeker.ca /Ojibwa.html   (121 words)

  
 GEORGINA ISLAND TOURISM ~ Discover
Escape from it all as you walk the beautiful Nanabush Trails and enjoy a woodland stroll along the Path of the Chippewas.
Only an hour’s drive from Toronto, on beautiful Georgina Island, the path of the Chippewas will lead you through traditional teachings.
On the beautiful shores of Lake Simcoe, your Aboriginal host, Paul Big Canoe, will guide you through your Aboriginal wilderness camping experience.
www.georginaislandtourism.ca /discover.htm   (74 words)

  
 Chippewas of Georgina Island - Aboriginal Communities
Call 1 888 399-0111 Chat live with a representative
Home > Ontario > Chippewas of Georgina Island
This link takes you to the Web page created by the Aboriginal Community itself or by the Tribal Council.
www.aboriginalcanada.gc.ca /acp/community/site.nsf/en/fn138.html   (154 words)

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