Mayor and chiefs comment on Watson Island court case

Lax Kw’alaams was recently named a defendant in the court case involving Kitkatla and the City of Prince Rupert, in which the Gitxaala says the City is required to consult with them before the Watson Island can be sold, and Lax Kw’alaams Chief Garry Reece said being included in the case is critical for his community and the Lax Kw’alaams First Nation. … 15939.html

It’s about time…

We have been avoiding this difficult discussion for far too long. I hope that from this proceeding we end up with some certainty… a benefit for all parties.