The Nations

Bande de la Nation Innu Matimekush-Lac John


Residents The term "residents" means that the persons reside in the community to which they are affiliated. ?

Non-residents The term "non-residents" means that the persons do not reside in the community to which they are affiliated. ?

Total
812 174 986
Toponym:
The term "toponym" generally refers to reserves, Indian lands, establishments or other land bases. ?
Matimekosh, Lac-John
Community Name:
" Community name " The choice of a name belongs to the community itself, which explains the unilingual presentation of certain names. ?
Bande de la Nation Innu Matimekush-Lac John
Legal Name:
The corporate name of a company or a civil company (i.e. its name) is often made of credits, which name in a general way the company or the civil company, and of specific, which distinguishes this company from the others. ?
Bande de la Nation Innu Matimekush-Lac John
Chief: Tshani Ambroise
Councillors:
  • Ann-Marie Ambroise
  • Noël André
  • Jeannette Vollant
  • Pako Vachon
Adress: P.O. Box 1390
Schefferville (Quebec) G0G 2T0
Phone: 418 585-2601
1 800 585-8180
Fax: 418 585-3856
Website: http://www.matimekush.com/
Tribal Council:
Tribal Councils are defined as institutions established as a grouping of bands with common interests who voluntarily join together to provide advisory and/or program services to member bands. ?
Conseil tribal Mamuitun
Type of Territory: Indian reserves
Surface:
  • Matimekosh: 68 hectares (168 acres)
  • Lac-John: 23.3 hectares (57.6 acres)
Localisation:
  • Matimekosh is located on the shore of Lac Pearce, approximately 510 kilometres north of Sept-Îles.
  • Lac-John is located 3.5 kilometres from Matimekosh and the centre of Schefferville.
Access: No year-round road access and the community must use costlier transportation services in order to enjoy access to the nearest service centre.
Elections: Custom Code
Member of Parliament: Marilène Gill, Bloc québécois (BQ)
Manicouagan
Provincial MNA: Lorraine Richard, Parti québécois (PQ)
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