Progress made with Samuel de Champlain monument in Orillia but still some way to go: Grand Chief – Globalnews.ca

Progress made with Samuel de Champlain monument in Orillia but still some way to go: Grand Chief – Globalnews.ca

by ahnationtalk on July 26, 2019255 Views

July 26, 2019

On Wednesday, Parks Canada announced that it will reinstall the Samuel de Champlain monument in Orillia with significant changes, which will result from consultations with First Nations and the City of Orillia.

Grand Chief of the Huron-Wendat Nation Konrad Sioui said Parks Canada’s move to implement the monument working group’s four recommendations is an advancement.

“We’ve achieved something — we might not be there completely, but compared to where we were, we advanced a lot,” Sioui told Global News. “We made headway — as long as we complete and finalize the four recommendations…We need to talk about Huron-Wendat to start with.”

Read More: https://globalnews.ca/news/5687882/progress-samuel-de-champlain-monument-grand-chief/

Send To Friend Email Print Story

Comments are closed.

NationTalk Partners & Sponsors Learn More

CLOSE
CLOSE