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Indigenous centre taking shape on Charlottetown waterfront – CBC

Construction underway for building years in the making

Dec 13, 2019

P.E.I.’s Mi’kmaq community will soon have a new place to gather, access services, and showcase culture.

Work is well underway on the new Urban Indigenous Centre on the Charlottetown waterfront. The three-story building will be home to Mi’kmaq Confederacy of P.E.I. offices, the new Mi’kmaq rights-based organization called L’Nuey, as well as space on the ground floor for front-line services, artisans, and possibly more.

“We always wanted to have our own space. So this idea is not a new idea, it’s something that’s been in the works with the leadership for a number of years,” said Darlene Bernard, Chief of Lennox Island First Nation.

Read More: https://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/prince-edward-island/pei-indigenous-centre-charlottetown-1.5393745

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