1919 Soldier Settlement Ratification Vote Results

Over the past month, Muskeg Lake Cree Nation members have been asked to vote to accept or reject a specific claim offer from the Government of Canada that amounts to $127 Million. As a result, members have accepted the claim and authorized the establishment of a Trust. The number of voters were 948 and the results were 856 to accept and 86 to reject and 3 spoiled ballots.

Chief and Council will be meeting on Monday, February 28th to finalize the details required by the Government of Canada to accept the claim.

More details will be shared by the end of the week.