Posts By: Hiawatha First Nation

OPG statement about Pickering Nuclear Alert

Please see notice below from Ontario Power Generation (OPG) in regards to Sunday, January 12, 2020 alert from the Pickering station. “The alert occurred due to an error while the Province’s Emergency Operations Centre conducted a training exercise. The office of the Solicitor General is investigating in order to understand how this happened.  Both Pickering… Read more…

Blue Box Program Update

Starting November 1st, the City of Peterborough has a new contractor for Blue Box recycling collection and processing. The new contractor is Emterra Environmental. What does this mean for Hiawatha’s collection program? While the curbside collection service does not change (Waste Connections Canada will continue to collect your garbage and Blue Box recyclables), the way… Read more…

Cancelled Events

Attention Citizens, Due to unfortunate circumstances, the following events have been cancelled: November 1st – Feast of the Dead November 4th – Traditional Teachings with James Carpenter (will be rescheduled at a later date) We apologize for any inconvenience this may have caused. Hiawatha First Nation

Letter to Citizens – Land Code

Hiawatha First Nation Citizens, Hiawatha First Nation (HFN) has been developing our community Land Code. The HFN Land Code has been developed in keeping with the Framework Agreement on First Nations Land Management (Framework Agreement), which is a government-to-government agreement with Canada that allows First Nations to resume and exercise their own jurisdiction, control and… Read more…

Hiawatha and PTBOStrong have partnered to help raise funds to save lives!!

  PTBOStrong is a Non-Profit Federal Incorporation that came to fruition due to the opioid epidemic facing the City of Peterborough. The name was chosen to symbolize the need for the Community to come together and raise funds. Funds that will be directed to areas such as awareness and education, homelessness, health and wellness, existing… Read more…