Lands & Estates

Mission Statement

Lands & Estates Office of the Mohawk Council of Kanesatake

Our mission statement is to manage Kanesatake Lands through best practices, committed to providing efficient services and resources, while advocating discretion, confidentiality and professional ethics for all of Kanesatake.

Maps

The below maps of Kanesatake were provided by Natural Resources Canada, Lands and Minerals Sector, Surveyor General Branch, cadastral information Service.

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Secure Status Band Cards

Hello According to data from the Registration in the Indian Register there are many Kanehsatake members who still have the paper laminate band card.  As we have mentioned before this card will be phased out by the Department of Indigenous Affairs and the...

New Events: Summary of Land Regime Info Sessions

Please click on the following links to get more information on a specific time Morning Session Afternoon Session Evening Session     She:kon, Hello, Bonjour, I would like to invite you all to an upcoming info session that will be a summary of the...

Power Point Presentation of the Introduction to Land Use Planning with James Roach MCIP, RPP, Land Use Planning Coordinator – National Aboriginal Lands Managers Association Presentation Power Point d’amenagement territorial communautaire avec James Roach MCIP, RPP, Coordonnateur, planification de l’amenagement du territoire – Association Nationale des Gestionniares des Terres Autochtones

Some useful files to review for the Land Use Planning workshop on March 14th 2018. LUP Overview Presentation 2018 Kanesatake Lands and...

Introduction to Land Use Planning

James Roach, MCIP (Member of the Canadian Institute of Planners), RPP (Registered Professional Planner), will be the guest speaker at the upcoming information session on Land Use Planning.  James is a member of Batchewana First Nation and holds a degree in...

Community Land Use Plan Resident Questionnaire

The Mohawk Council of Kanesatake’s Lands and Estates Department, Amanda Simon is in the process of preparing the “Pre-planning Phase” of their Land use plan.  Land Stewardship is the practice of carefully managing land usage to ensure natural systems are...

Amanda Simon - Biography

Amanda Simon was employed by Belgo International, Amacan Maritime, Terran Shipping, and finally opening her own computer business.  Amanda has gained over 25 years varied commercial and industrial experience, firstly as an employee, in progressively increasing responsible positions and more recently as a business woman and Entrepreneur of First Nation Computers Inc., founded in 1998.  The success of the business was highlighted with Indian Affairs publication of a video called “A Striking force” and later with a year long run on the APTN network filmed by Tshinanu.tv.    Amanda applied and was awarded the position of Lands Manager with the Mohawk Council of Kanehsatake in April 2009, and immediately began her first year of study with the University of Saskatchewan Indigenous Peoples Management program and graduated in June 2010.  She continued her study with NALMA PLMCP program and later graduated in April of 2011.  In 2013 she was accepted to Ryerson University obtaining a Certificate in Public Administration and Governance.  As a Certified Lands and Estates Manager, Amanda continues her training with 7 core courses per year.