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Economic SPC votes against motion to file benefits-driven procurement recommendation

Last year, Lethbridge City Council approved a series of recommendations in response to the National Inquiry into Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women and Girls.  One of those recommendations included strategic planning around Indigenous purchasing and procurement.  The scope of recommendation #15 has since been expanded. The Economic Standing Policy committee met on Wednesday afternoon and […]Read More

Indigenous men walking cross-Canada to Ottawa to raise awareness of

Three Indigenous men from northern Alberta are walking to Ottawa to bring attention to Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women, as well as the many remains of residential school children found at former Indian Residential Schools across Canada.  They arrived at Siksika Nation Monday evening, and are making their way towards Medicine Hat.Read More