Resource development in coastal regions focus of meeting with Indigenous leaders Friday – Timmins Press
Provincial ministers will be attending meeting hosted by Timmins Mayor Pirie
Timmins will host a gathering of chiefs from the Mushkegowuk region who will be meeting with provincial ministers and municipal officials this Friday.
Mushkegowuk Chiefs will sit down with Ontario’s Minister of Northern Development, Mines, Natural Resources, and Forestry and Minister of Indigenous Affairs Greg Rickford and Ontario’s Minister of the Environment, Conservation and Parks David Piccini in what is being hailed as an “historic meeting” to discuss the future of development and sustainability in the James Bay and Hudson Bay coastal regions.
The meeting is being facilitated by Mayor George Pirie as an extension of the city’s commitments outlined in the Mushkegowuk Timmins Relationship Agreement.
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