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Band #260
Telephone: (204) 367-4411
Fax: (204) 367-2000
E-mail: admin@black-river.ca

Black River First Nation

Chief and Council

Black River First Nation is governed by a Chief and two Portfolio Councillors. Each position is elected to a two year term with elections being held every two years in July.

 

Contact:

Telephone: (204) 367-4411
Fax: (204) 367-2000

Office Hours:
Monday through Thursday - 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Friday - 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Chief Sheldon Kent

Chief Sheldon Kent

Portfolio Responsibilities:
  • Overall all areas: Shared with Council

  • Special Areas

    • Finance
    • Natural Resources
    • Lands/Treaties
Nelson Bird

Councillor Nelson Bird

Portfolio Responsibilities:

  • Child and Family Services
  • Public Works (roads, bridge, water, sewer, waste/landfill, buildings, policing, & fire protection
  • Capital Projects (Shared)
  • Housing (Shared)
  • CMHC
  • Social (Shared)
  • O'Hanly Enterprises (Shared)
Warren Bird

Councilor Warren Bird

Portfolio Responsibilities:

  • Education
  • Health (Headstart/Daycare)
  • O'Hanly Enterprises (Shared)
  • Housing and Capital Projects (Shared)
  • Social (Shared)
  • Gaming