Mineral Resources Act - New Date Announced for Behchokǫ̀ Engagement Session

YELLOWKNIFE (SEPTEMBER 19, 2017) — Tłı̨chǫ residents will have the chance to shape a strong, well-managed future NWT mining and exploration at a re-scheduled public engagement session for the Northwest Territories’ first homegrown Mineral Resources Act.

The Government of the Northwest Territories (GNWT) will run a public drop-in session in Behchokǫ̀ on September 26 at the Behchokǫ̀ Cultural Centre, 3 p.m. to 8 p.m.

These public sessions are designed to allow attendees to engage on various mining topics at their own pace, ask questions of GNWT subject matter experts, and provide comments on any topic related to mining and exploration in the NWT.

Snacks and refreshments will be served.

Those who cannot make the session are encouraged to visit Industry, Tourism and Investment’s engagement portal to submit questions or comments.

For more information, please contact Mike Westwick, Communications Officer at Mike_Westwick@gov.nt.ca or (867) 767-9202 ext. 63039.