Ottawa announces $4M to support First Nations during Fiona cleanup – CBC

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Ottawa announces $4M to support First Nations during Fiona cleanup – CBC

by ahnationtalk on October 7, 202281 Views

Indigenous Services Canada is also offering a direct payment of $295 for each on-reserve household

Oct 07, 2022

The federal government announced Friday that $4 million has been made available to support First Nations communities as they recover from the damage caused by post-tropical storm Fiona.

The storm hit Atlantic Canada nearly two weeks ago, bringing intense, hurricane-strength winds, torrential rains and devastating storm surge.

First Nations communities throughout Atlantic Canada experienced flooding, downed trees, damages to infrastructure and prolonged power outages. Mi’kmaw communities in Nova Scotia relied on each other in the aftermath, sharing generators, food and other supplies.

Read More: https://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/nova-scotia/ottawa-four-million-first-nations-support-fiona-1.6609766

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