Pawnee Business Council Special Meeting - July 13, 2017
Watch the crowning of the Pawnee Nation Princess
The Pawnee Nation Election has issued a PRESS RELEASE concerning Absentee Ballots for the Special Election. CLICK HERE FOR PDF Should anyone have questions concerning the release, please contact the Election Commission at firstname.lastname@example.org or send us a private message on the Official Election Commission Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/OfficialPawneeNationElectionCommission/?
2017 SPECIAL ELECTION
Official Candidate Final (unofficial) Results
(unofficial until after the protest period)
257 ballots counted at the poll
48 absentee ballots
1 amended and counted
1 spoiled ballot
Due to not one candidate having 51% of the vote, there will be a run off the election of the 2 candidates with the highest count.
2017 SPECIAL ELECTION
The Pawnee Nation will be conducting a Special Election on July 22, 2017. Position to be filled will be Third Council Member (4) Year Position. The filing dates for candidates will be June 7-10, 2017. Candidate filings will be accepted at the Pawnee Nation Law Enforcement Center each day from 1:00 P.M. thru 5:00 P.M. All prospective candidates must file their candidacy during this time and meet all requirements as stated in the Election Act of the Pawnee Nation of Oklahoma. A filing fee of $300.00 (three hundred) dollars will be required to file. For information concerning these requirements, you may write the
Pawnee Nation Election Commission
PO Box 600
or email the Commission at email@example.com; or visit the Pawnee Nation website at www.pawneenation.org. Information concerning requests for absentee ballots is also available through these locations.
The members of the Pawnee Nation Election Commission encourage all members of the Pawnee Nation to exercise their right to VOTE and become a part of this very important opportunity. Your personal involvement in this process can and will strengthen our Nation, now and in the future. All members of the Pawnee Nation of Oklahoma, who are eighteen (18) years of age or over on the date of the election are eligible to vote. Any qualified member of the Pawnee Nation can request an absentee ballot in writing, addressed to the Pawnee Nation Election Commission at P.O. 600, Pawnee Oklahoma 74058. Eligible voters may also FAX a request to the Pawnee Nation Election Commission at fax: (918) 762-6446 or email, if they expect to be absent from the polling place on the day of the election. Please include a valid address and telephone number when requesting an absentee ballot.
All requests must be made no less than twenty-one (21) days; before the Election day (July 22, 2017) and must be accompanied by a copy of two (2) forms of identification. Upon receipt of a valid request, the Election Commission will forward to the voter all necessary forms to be used in the pending election. Any ballots not postmarked 48 hours prior to the election will not be counted. Candidates and members of the Pawnee Nation are being advised that changes in the election act may be viewed on the Pawnee Nation website or by request to the Election Commission.
2017 Inauguration Ceremony for our newly elected Business Council
Darrell J Wildcat, Vice-President
Patricia McCray, Secretary
Ellis Horsechief, Council Seat #3
Charles Knife Chief, Council Seat #4
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Pawnee Nation of Oklahoma, Plaintiff,
Eagle Road Oil LLC,
Cumming Oil Company,
And John Does 1 through 25
Pawnee Nation of Oklahoma files suit to protect tribal lands and water from illegal Oil and Gas drilling
Friday, November 18, 2016
The lawsuit was filed in the U.S. District for the Northern District of Oklahoma, alleges that the BIA AND BLM violated the National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA) and the federal government's duties as trustee to the Pawnee Nation and its members, as well as other statutes.
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1-26-17 Community Meeting for
881 Little Dee Dr
P.O. Box 470
Pawnee, OK 74058
Pawnee, OK 74058
The Enrollment Department
is now located at the Community Services (DHCS) Building
or as some know it as the “Old IHS Clinic”.
400 Agency Road, Pawnee Oklahoma 74058, Room 121, and Room 117.
Pawnee Nation of Oklahoma Enrollment Office
Office: 918-762-3621 Ext. 137
Carrie Peters, Enrollment Manager Ext. 136
Nila Whiteshirt-Sears, Enrollment Specialist Ext. 137
Attention Pawnee Community, the Cultural Resources Division is now taking donations of Pendleton blankets that will be used for repatriation purposes.
For more information please contact Cultural Resources Division Director,
Herb Adson at 918-762-3227. Thank you.
- Three (3) positions on the Pawnee Nation Utility Commission. Terms are staggered for three (3) years and four (4) years. Open until filled.
- One (1) position on the Pawnee Nation Environmental Regulatory Commission, seat is a 3 year term. Open until filled.
The Pawnee Business Council appoints the seats of these positions. If interested, please submit a written request with a resume, to W. Bruce Pratt, President, Pawnee Business Council, Pawnee Nation of Oklahoma,
P. O. Box 470, Pawnee, OK 74058.
Any questions please call (918) 762-3621 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Posting Updated on June 7, 2017
Pawnee Business Council Committee
Appointments and Commissions
Employment Opportunities at the Pawnee Nation
click here for job listings.
The Resaru Council met on 5/13/2017.
The new council is:
Morgan Little Sun, 1st Resaru, and Ralph Haymond, Jr., 2nd Resaru for the Kitkahaki Band
Pat Leading Fox, 1st Resaru, and Warren Pratt, Jr., 2nd Resaru for the Ckiri Band
Ron Rice, 1st Resaru, and Tim Jim, 2nd Resaru for the Pitahawirata Band
Matt Reed, 1st Resaru, and Jimmy Horn, 2nd Resaru for the Cawi Band
Officers for the Resaru Council are:
Ralph Haymond, Jr., Head Resaru
Pat Leading Fox, 2nd Resaru
Tim Jim, Treasurer
Matt Reed, Secretary
The Resaru Council will meet next on June 17 at 10 AM
in the conference room of the Pawnee Nation Police Department.
Each meeting is open to the public.
Pawnee Nation College
Staci Burns, MHR
NACTEP Project Director &
PNC Director of Admissions
P.O. Box 390
Pawnee, OK 74058
Click on this link for the Pawnee Nation College Website.