NOTE: William Monture who is a party at the ERT for the Summerhaven project is not “Bill Montour” Chief of the band council.
By Donna Duric Writer, Turtle Island News
At least one band councillor is charging band council may have been pressured into a questionable deal with Samsung C&T Corporation that will make millions for the company. Another says Six Nations made a “bad deal” getting “peanuts” for tying up its unceded lands for two decades. Six Nations Elected Council signed an agreement behind closed doors with Samsung C&T Corporation to build a 515-acre green energy park on Six Nations’ unceded lands last Friday. Council met with its negotiating and legal team who advised council to go forward with the project despite “due diligence” not being completed. Council voted 7-4 to sign the deal. Read article