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TNRD mulls adding First Nations land acknowledgement prior to meetings – Kamloops This Week

The move follows a similar motion defeated last month by Surrey council.

A Thompson-Nicola Regional District director wants to see the board acknowledge Aboriginal land upon which it is gathering prior to each of its board meetings.

The move follows a similar motion defeated last month by Surrey council.

Electoral Area E (Bonaparte Plateau) director Sally Watson has put forward the motion.

“This is a practice at nearly every meeting I go to and every group I go to, except for the TNRD,” Watson said during the TNRD’s Feb. 18 board meeting.

Read More: https://www.kamloopsthisweek.com/news/tnrd-mulls-adding-first-nations-land-acknowledgement-prior-to-meetings-1.24285091

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