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Indian Day School Class Action information

Posted On October 17, 2019
Settlement Approved for Survivors of Federal Indian Day Schools and Federal Day Schools. On August 19, 2019, the Federal Court approved the Settlement Agreement to compensate survivors for harms suffered while attending Federal Indian Day Schools and Federal Day Schools ("Day Schools"). The settlement includes compensation for eligible Survivor Class Members ranging from $10,000 to $200,000 based on the level of harm experienced as well as the creation of a $200 million Legacy Fund to support commemoration projects, health and wellness projects, and language and culture initiatives.
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Snow Removal RFP

Posted On September 27, 2019
The Okanagan Indian Band is seeking bids for roadway snow removal/sanding and sidewalk/entranceway snow removal/sanding of OKIB IR#1 properties/roads as listed below for the 2019/2020 and 2020/2021 winter seasons. The Services generally consist of supplying all experienced and qualified labor, materials/sand (must be salted sand), parts, supervision and equipment for the snow removal/sanding on an as needed basis (based on accumulated snowfall). Please read the entire RFP for important details.
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