Mr. Speaker, the Government of the Northwest Territories has a mandate commitment to have land use plans in all regions of the Northwest Territories. Furthermore, the government’s vision of land management, articulated in the Land Use and Sustainability Framework, states we will promote and support land use planning in all regions of the Northwest Territories.
Dans le cadre du Forum sur l’aménagement du territoire aux TNO, le gouvernement des Territoires du Nord-Ouest (GTNO) a publié aujourd’hui « Établir un terrain d’entente : Renouvellement de l’engagement sur l’aménagement du territoire aux TNO ».
Le Règlement sur la région d’aménagement de la Pointe Cassidy et le Règlement sur la région d’aménagement du bassin hydrographique de Yellowknife sont modifiés en vertu de la Loi sur l’aménagement régional;
Yellowknife, le 26 mars 2018 – Le gouvernement des Territoires du Nord-Ouest (GTNO) a approuvé la modification des montants minimums des loyers à bail et de la structure tarifaire à la fois pour les terres domaniales et territoriales dans le cadre de ses efforts pour moderniser les deux systèmes d’administration des terres.
Le ministère de l’Administration des terres apporte trois changements qui entreront en vigueur le 1er avril 2018 :
Delivered on February 14, 2018
Mr. Speaker, as part of our government’s commitment to create opportunities for northerners to live and work in the Northwest Territories, the Department of Lands launched a Resource Management Officer training and development program three years ago. Since its creation, there have been two graduates of the program with another nearing completion in the coming months. These first graduates have been permanently employed with the Department of Lands and recruiting for new Resource Management Officers will begin shortly.
Delivered on October 18, 2017
Mr. Speaker, having a clear, consistent and predictable approach to how the Government of the Northwest Territories manages the land it is responsible for is important to all land users and stakeholders in the territory.
It is also important that the people we serve understand how land in the NWT is administered and that we continually evaluate opportunities and issues associated with various types of land tenure.
Delivered on October 3, 2017
Mr. Speaker, our government recognized the importance of moving toward a stable and reliable recreational land use regime when we committed in our mandate to completing the Recreational Leasing Management Framework and a plan for the Yellowknife periphery area.
Delivered October 3, 2017
Mr. Speaker, since 2013, September 30th has been marked as Orange Shirt Day, a day for all Canadians to remember the survivors of the residential school system.
Organizers chose an orange shirt as the symbol for that day based on a story told by Phyllis Jack Webstat, a survivor of the St. Joseph Mission Residential School in Williams Lake, BC. In her story, Ms. Webstat tells of having the shiny, new orange shirt her grandmother had given to her being taken away on her first day at residential school.
Delivered on September 20, 2017
Mr. Speaker, the Department of Lands takes its responsibility to administer and manage public lands in the Northwest Territories seriously. That is why over the summer, the Department engaged with Indigenous governments, stakeholders and the public on potential changes to the Northwest Territories Lands Act and the Commissioner’s Land Act. This input will, for the first time, allow for a made-in-the- North approach to managing land in the Northwest Territories.
Delivered on June 1, 2017
Mr. Speaker, this government committed in its mandate to complete a framework for managing recreational leasing, and completing a recreation management plan for the Yellowknife periphery area.