REFERENDUM POLLING STATIONS CONFIRMED FOR TSI:KARÍSTISERE/DUNDEE LAND CLAIM SETTLEMENT AGREEMENT
The Chief Referendum Officer (Chief Electoral Officer) Leona Benedict hereby gives confirmation that the St. Regis Mohawk School in Hogansburg will be the location of the final polling station for the Tsi:karístisere/Dundee Land Claim Settlement Agreement.
The Settlement Agreement will only be signed with the approval of the community by
referendum. The referendum on the Tsi:karístisere /Dundee Claim Settlement Agreement
will be conducted through referendum polling stations on Saturday, December 8, 2018
from 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. at the following locations:
• District of Kawehno:ke –Kawehno:ke Recreation Center
• District of Tsi Snaihne – Tsi Snaihne Recreation Center
• District of Kana:takon – Kana:takon Recreation Center
• Southern Portion of Akwesasne – St. Regis Mohawk School (Hogansburg)
Unassisted Online Voting for this referendum will open on Monday, October 1, 2018 at 9:00 a.m. EST and will close on Friday, December 7, 2018 at 5:00 p.m. EST. Referendum Officers will be going door-to-door throughout Akwesasne to assist Eligible Referendum Voters with completing their ballots from Monday, October 1, 2018 through December, 7, 2018. Contact the Chief Referendum Officer to schedule an appointment with a Referendum Officer for assistance in Online Voting, or to make arrangements for a Mohawk Language Interpreter or Sign Language Interpreter.
Instructions for Online Voting can be obtained by visiting the following website
www.akwesasne.ca/referendum or contacting the Chief Referendum Officer Leona Benedict at 613-575-2250 ext. 2406 or at firstname.lastname@example.org.