/R E P E A T -- Media advisory - Important statement regarding uranium development in Cree territory/
MISTISSINI, Eeyou Istchee, QC, June 4, 2012 /CNW Telbec/ - The Chief of the Cree Nation of Mistissini, Richard Shecapio, will meet the press after its intervention at the Canadian Nuclear Safety Commission's (CNSC) public hearing, tomorrow on June 5, 2012. This hearing concerns the Strateco Resources Inc.'s (Strateco) application for a licence to prepare site and construct for an underground exploration program at the Matoush Project, located approximately 260 kilometres north of Chibougamau, Québec. After Months of consultation and reviewing Strateco's project, the Chief and Council of Mistissini are ready to render their final position about this project and uranium development in general.
Public statement followed by media meeting
- Chief of the Cree Nation of Mistissini, Richard Shecapio
Tuesday, June 5th, 2012
Between 7:30 pm and 9:00 pm.
(subject to Commission's agenda)
Chief Richard Shecapio will be available for interviews after 9 :00 pm
Neoskweskau Sports Complex
206 Main Street
The Chief of Mistissini will also be available to meet the press one on
Between 9 :00 am and 12 :00 pm on Wednesday June 6, 2012
514 868-0172 / 514 258-2315 (cell)