Cornwall Island Roadway Reconstruction

MCA’s Department of Technical Services (DTS) would like to inform the community of reconstruction and a traffic detour happening on International Road (Kawehno:ke). The detour will remain in operation until the reconstruction is completed in Fall 2018. As construction progresses on the above noted contract, a traffic detour will come into effect during the week of July 9, 2018. The […]

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MCA Swearing-In Ceremony To Be Held Friday, July 13th

The Mohawk Council of Akwesasne is informing the community that the official swearingin ceremony and celebratory meal for the 2018-2021 Grand Chief and Council will be held on July 13, 2018 between 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. at the A’nowara’ko:wa Arena Pavilion. In the event of inclement weather, the ceremony will be moved to the Turtle Room. The MCA and […]

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Call Out for Tsionkwe’ta Teshakowenna’khwa (Duty Counsel), Akwesasne Tekaia’torehtha:ke (Akwesasne Court)

DEADLINE:  July 27, 2018 by 12:00 pm   The Akwesasne Tekaia’torehtha: ke (Akwesasne Court) is an inherent right court enacted by the Akwesasne community under the Akwesasne Tekaia’torehtha: ke Kaianerenhsera (Akwesasne Court Law).  The Akwesasne Tekaia’torehtha: ke, (Akwesasne Court) is seeking applications from qualified candidates to fulfill the duties of Tsionkwe’ta Teshakowenna’khwa (Duty Counsel).    In general terms, the Tsionkwe’ta […]

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Tsikaristisere/Dundee Land Claim Settlement Agreement-In-Principle

The Mohawk Council of Akwesasne passed a resolution on June 27th approving the final draft of the proposed Tsikaristisere/Dundee Claim Settlement Agreement-in-principle.  The Agreement will now be sent to the community for review and approval through a referendum. The Mohawks of Akwesasne presented the Tsikaristisere/Dundee land claim to the Government of Canada in 1981 under the Specific Claims Policy. The claim […]

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Mohawk Council Observes Passing of Former Tsi Snaihne District Chief George Wakiá:s “WhiteGas” Adams

It is with a heavy heart that the Mohawk Council of Akwesasne has learned about the passing of former Tsi Snaihne District Chief George Wakiá:s “Whitegas” Adams. George peacefully entered into the spirit world surrounded by his loved ones on July 3, 2018.  Whitegas was a valuable and respected leader of the Mohawk Council of Akwesasne. He served 1 term from 1997-2000 […]

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2018-2021 MCA GENERAL ELECTION

UNOFFICIAL STATEMENT OF RESULTS The Mohawk Council of Akwesasne’s Executive Director is in receipt of the unofficial statement of results as prepared by the Chief Electoral Officer Leona Benedict. The following is the unofficial statement of results of the 2018 Mohawk Council of Akwesasne General Election held on Saturday, June 30, 2018.   Any eligible voter wishing to appeal the […]

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Community Cooling Stations

Over the July 1st weekend, Akwesasne is expecting excessive heat warnings with high temperatures. Temperatures will remain at, or close to heat warning criteria throughout the long Canada Day weekend and going into the beginning of next week.   The Saint Regis Mohawk Tribe and the Mohawk Council of Akwesasne and will be establishing cooling stations to ensure community members […]

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