Apr 21, 2014 – News Today

Cooperative land deal opens new chapter for three Metro First Nations

The unusual cooperative purchase of provincial lands by three competing Vancouver-area First Nations may yield a new way to unblock outstanding land claims in B.C., chiefs involved in the purchases said Friday. After years of dispute over overlapping land claims, the Musqueam, Squamish and Tsleil-Waututh agreed to set aside differences and acquire the land that was being sold off by the province to balance its budget. Read More