Public Works: Roads Department

Public Service Announcement This announcement is intended to update the Siksika Nation community on the ongoing initiatives by the Public Works Department aimed at enhancing public safety, improving road maintenance, and boosting operational efficiencies. We acknowledge the maintenance and conditions road infrastructure is a concern of Nation members. Heavy Equipment Operator Training ProgramThe Public Works Roads Division has launched a Heavy Equipment Operator Training program tailored specifically for our staff, utilizing Siksika Nation’s own equipment. This program is designed to enhance the operational capabilities and technical knowledge of our personnel. Participants are acquiring the skills necessary to operate equipment safely…

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COURT RELOCATION – SIKSIKA COURT HOUSE

Please be advised that the Siksika Court Office will continue to be closed from Monday, April 22, 2024, to Friday, April 26, 2024, inclusive. For April 22, 2024 to April 26, 2024, Siksika Nation Court matters will be held at: Calgary Court CentreCourtroom 1800601 5 Street SWCalgary, AB T2P 5P7Phone: (403) 820-7300 (Drumheller) Should you have any questions, please contact: Drumheller Court of lustice at (403) 820-7300or email at Drumheller.Courts@just.gov.ab.ca(between the hours of 8:15 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.)

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National Public Safety Telecommunicators Week April 14 – 20, 2024

We want to take this opportunity to recognize and send our appreciation to the Siksika Public Safety Dispatchers during the National Public Safety Telecommunicators Week, April 14-20, 2024. Siksika Public Safety Dispatchers are the vital link between community concerns and the personnel who are called to address the concern. Our Dispatch unit at 403-734-3815 supports the Security Services, Animal Services, Peace Officers and assists with after-hour callouts for Housing and Public Works. We want to also remind the public that we are not an emergency dispatching service for the RCMP, Ambulance, Fire Department or Poison Control, these services can be…

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From Approval to Action: What’s the Future of the Siksika Land Use Plan?

JOIN US IN CELEBRATING THE SIKSIKA LAND USE PLAN! WANT TO LEARN MORE? Check out the links below, to find a pdf version of the Plan along with a Storymap. HAVE QUESTIONS? please email landuseplan@siksikanation.com Click on link to view Siksika Land Use Plan here: Siksika LUP PDF Click on link to view Siksika Land Use Plan Story Map here: Siksika LUP Storymap

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Siksika Media launches new website Aitsiniki.com

Oki,  Siksika Media is excited to announce the launch of its newly designed website, Aitsiniki.com. The website features a fresh look, user-friendly navigation, and informative content to connect visitors with access to Siksika Nation news, events, programs, resources and much more. Key features of the new website include: – Ohkinniinaa & Ninaaks, Tribal Administration and Department Updates – Community News, Events, Programs & Services – Siksika People, Places and Faces “We are thrilled to unveil our new website to the public and provide an enhanced online experience for our valued members and partners,” said Tyrone Sitting Eagle, Interim Media Coordinator. …

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Special Weather Statement for Siksika March 19 2024

PUBLIC NOTICE According to Weather Alert Canada, there is a Special Weather Statement issued for our jurisdiction. Over the next 48 hours snowfalls is estimated to be at 15-20 cm. Siksika Nation Public Works will continue to maintain roads to ensure safe access ways. Our priorities are essential services, high medical risk, and elders. When an emergency event is triggered, Nation members can expect the following to occur for Public Works Operations: Please note that Public Works will no longer assist with vehicle recovery (towing) due to all the liability issues it poses. There are towing companies that are available…

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Siksika Women’s Day

Theme: Inspire Inclusion In 2017, Siksika Nation Chief and Council in collaboration with Old Sun Community College made a proclamation that March 8th be considered Siksika Women’s Day.  This year, our focus is on fostering a sense of belonging and uplifting all voices within the Siksika community. The theme “Inspire Inclusion” encourages us to recognize the unique contributions of every Siksika woman, creating a space where everyone feels seen and valued. In celebration of the occasion a video compilation was put together highlighting the women from our community who live, work and call Siksika Nation home. Watch video here:

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NOTICE OF RELOCATION OF SIKSIKA COURT HOUSE

Siksika Nation Tribal AdministrationPUBLIC SAFETY NOTICE OF RELOCATION OF SIKSIKA COURT HOUSE Please be advised that the Siksika Court Office will be closed for renovations as of Monday, March 4, 2024, to Friday, April 12, 2024, inclusive. During this period, unless otherwise noted, all court matters will be held at: Strathmore Court of Justice226 – 2nd AvenueStrathmore, AB T1P 1A3Phone: (403) 934-2151 Monday, March 11, 2024Monday, March 18, 2024Tuesday, March 26, 2024Monday, April 8, 2024 The Strathmore Court building is open only during court sitting days. Should you have any questions during a non-sitting day in Strathmore, please contact: Drumheller…

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 Siksika Treasury Board Posting 

 Siksika Treasury Board is looking for two (2) representatives  Mandate The primary function of the Siksika Treasury Board (STB) is to provide Siksika Chief and Council with advice and recommendations to support their decision-making process on matters respecting the financial management of the Nation. The board provides guidance to ensure Siksika financial resources and assets are managed properly and ensures compliance to Siksika Financial Administration Law (FAL) and applicable laws, regulations, policies, and procedures governing Siksika Nation. More specifically, STB works collaboratively with Senior Officials of the Siksika Nation Tribal Administration, Related Bodies, and agencies to develop, implement, monitor, and…

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