ATCO SUSTAINABLE COMMUNITIES PARTNERS WITH PEGUIS FIRST NATION
Will work together to pursue community infrastructure projects in Manitoba.
ATCO Sustainable Communities announced today that it has signed a Relationship Agreement with Chief Peguis Investment Corp., the economic development arm of the Peguis First Nation to work together to provide infrastructure solutions to communities throughout Manitoba. Located 190 km north of Winnipeg, MB, Peguis is the largest First Nation community in Manitoba.
The agreement includes a commitment from both groups to pursue projects in the province ranging from community planning and development to building community infrastructure and housing to developing power generation solutions.
“Peguis First Nation has a long history of building relationships and forging alliances with others to pursue the economic development of our community,” said Chief Glenn Hudson of Peguis First Nation. “This agreement will support our efforts to develop capacity in training, jobs and construction opportunities which will give us a solid foundation for the future.”