Aanii, the information on this website is for the sole purposes of providing information about the upcoming vote on the Manitoulin Project Settlement Agreement, also known as the Manitoulin Project.
The First Nation parties to the Manitoulin Project are: Aundeck Omni Kaning, M'Chigeeng, Sheguiandah, Sheshegwaning, and Zhiibaahaasing.
This information is without prejudice to any and all past, current, and future claims of United Chiefs and Councils of Mnidoo Mnising or any of its member First Nations.
# of Days until the Final Vote Day
The online voting period is from February 18, 2024 to March 2, 2024.
OneFeather is the online voting platform. To vote online you must create an account and register with OneFeather.
For more information on creating an account and registering with OneFeather or how to vote online, visit the Vote tab or click here.
If you have an account with OneFeather, and the voting period has open, please click on the link below to be redirected to the OneFeather site to vote.
IN PERSON VOTING
Each of the 5 First Nations will have their own In Person Voting Station on March 2, 2024 from 9 a.m. to 8 p.m.
In M’Chigeeng and Aundeck Omni Kaning there will be an Advanced In Person Voting Station to accommodate the larger voting populations. The Advanced Vote will take place on February 29, 2024 from 12 p.m. to 6 p.m.
Check the Notice to Vote to determine where your First Nation in-person voting station will be located. The Notice to Vote has been posted in each First Nation and on this website.
To view the Notice to Vote for the five First Nations visit the Vote tab or click here.
The Question that will be on the Ballot is as follows:
As a Voting member of the participating UCCMM First Nations, do you: Agree to the terms and conditions of the Manitoulin Project Settlement Agreement?
Copies of the proposed Settlement Agreement have been made available at all the Winter Information Sessions and can be picked up at your local Band Office or from the United Chiefs and Councils Office located at 1110 HWY 551 in M'Chigeeng.
UPCOMING MEETINGS AND WHERE TO GO VOTE